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Nigeria: 2 Female Bombers Kill 30 In Maiduguri
Associated Press
BAUCHI, Nigeria, Nov 25 :  Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up Tuesday in a crowded market in Nigeria´s northeastern city of Maiduguri, killing at least 30 people, said witnesses and a security official.

The two teenage girls dressed in full hijab entered the busy market and detonated their explosives, said Abba Aji Kalli, the Borno state coordinator of the Civilian Joint Task Force.
Spanish Police Arrest 4 Priests In Pedophile Case
Associated Press
MADRID, Nov 24 : Spain´s interior minister says four priests have been arrested on suspicion of child sex abuse.

Jorge Fernandez Diaz said police made the arrests Monday in the southern city of Granada.
Afghan Official: Suicide Attack Toll At Least 50
Associated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan, Nov 24:An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a volleyball tournament has risen to at least 50, with more than 60 wounded.

The attack is the deadliest in Afghanistan this year. It happened in eastern Paktika province, bordering Pakistan, during the final of a three-day tournament with a huge crowd in attendance.
Philippine Court Convicts 9 Chinese Of Poaching
Associated Press
MANILA, Philippines, Nov 24: A Philippine court has convicted nine Chinese fishermen of poaching and taking hundreds of endangered giant sea turtles from a disputed shoal in the South China Sea and fined each nearly $103,000 but imposed no jail term.

The fishermen were arrested in May at Half Moon Shoal and their boat and catch of 555 endangered sea turtles were seized. The arrests sparked another spat between the Asian neighbors in the increasingly volatile South China Sea.
Police Find Mom Of Baby Abandoned In Sydney Drain
Associated Press
SYDNEY, Nov 23 :  Police in Australia were questioning a 20-year-old woman whose newborn baby was found Sunday abandoned in a drain near a Sydney freeway.

The baby, who is only a few days old, was in a serious but stable condition in Sydney´s Westmead Children´s Hospital, police said in a statement.
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