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  1. In Brief: Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The Holy See has released a Ukrainian activist who bared her breasts in St. Peter's Square on Christmas Day and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus from the Vatican's outdoor Nativity scene. Vatican spokesman the Rev.

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  2. South Africa: Man drowns as large wave hits Durban beachRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Another 40 swimmers were treated for minor injuries when the big wave hit the popular Wedge Beach on the north coast of Durban, a city on the east coast of South Africa, according to spokesman Robert McKenzie. Paramedics tried to resuscitate the man, who McKenzie believed was in his mid-40s.

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  3. McCall praises relentless SaracensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Times-series.co.uk

    Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall lauded his side's impressive second-half display following their 78-7 win over London Welsh on Saturday, admitting they could have cruised after the break. The Men in Black were in a ruthless mood against bottom-of-the-league Welsh at Allianz Park and led 38-7 at the interval, with McCall encouraged by his team's determination to score as many points as possible.

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  4. Cardinal Napier: Next Year's Synod Will Feature 'Truth, Fidelity and Authenticity'Read the original story

    Friday | DFW Catholic

    Last month, Pope Francis appointed South African Cardinal Wilfrid Napier, the archbishop of Durban, as one of the presidents of next year's Synod on the Family. His appointment was viewed as part of a push to have

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  5. KZN Hawks boss denies suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mail & Guardian

    He referred the South African Press Association to a recent court interdict that prevented him from "inter alia being transferred, suspended or dismissed". On December 18, Judge Peter Olson of the high court in Durban granted the urgent interdict that prevented the police from discharging Booysen or shifting him to another province.

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  6. Sammy replaces Roach in Windies ODI squadRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | Newkerala.com

    All-rounder Darren Sammy has replaced Kemar Roach in the West Indies' 15-member One-Day International squad to face South Africa next month, in another twist in the ongoing selection saga. The West Indies Cricket Board announced the move Wednesday, even as allegations of victimisation regarding Sammy and fellow all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard, continued to swirl around the region, reports CMC.

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  7. Racist Facebook attack on teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    Hawera police launched an investigation after the South African family, who moved to the Taranaki town from Durban in July, made a complaint, The New Zealand Herald reported. The family took action on Monday after their 17-year-old son complained of cyber bullying from another student in his year at Hawera High School. 101 comments

  8. Zuma's wife comment 'misunderstood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Iol.co.za

    A Zulu idiom used by President Jacob Zuma at an event for senior citizens was misunderstood, the Presidency said on Wednesday. "Speaking at a wonderful Christmas party for older persons in Savannah Park, Durban, the president joked that he did not have "indlu yokugugela", which the journalist reported as a hint about taking another wife," spokesman Mac Maharaj said in a statement.

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  9. Sammy included for South Africa ODIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Cricketer International

    He, along with Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard, had been excluded by the WICB when they had announced a 14-member side earlier in the week which had led to severe criticism. Michael Holding, the former West Indies fast bowler, wrote that the board was punishing the players without looking into its own faults and agreed with Ralph Thorne, who had been appointed the players' counsel to negotiate the contracts dispute that lead to West Indies pulling out of the India tour in October, that the three players were being victimised .

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  10. S Africa's Zuma denies hinting at getting fifth wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Peninsula

    JOHANNESBURG: South African President Jacob Zuma yesterday denied local media reports that he has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age. In a statement titled "holiday legends", the presidency said a journalist from The Star, a leading newspaper, had "misunderstood" a Zulu idiom during the 72-year-old Zuma's speech.

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  11. Cricketers celebrating Christmas: In photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CricketCountry.com

    Christmas is perhaps the most widely celebrated festival in the world. It comes as no surprise the cricketing fraternity leaves no stone unturned to celebrate the festival which commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ.

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  12. South Africa vs West Indies 2014-15: Darren Sammy replaces Kemar Roach in ODIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CricketCountry.com

    Darren Sammy along with Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard were all left out of the initial 14-man squad announced last Saturday Getty Images All-rounder Darren Sammy has replaced Kemar Roach in the West Indies' 15-member One-Day International squad to face South Africa next month, in another twist in the ongoing selection saga. The West Indies Cricket Board announced the move Wednesday, even as allegations of victimisation regarding Sammy and fellow all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard , continued to swirl around the region, reports CMC .

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  13. S.Africa's Zuma denies hinting at getting fifth wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Peninsula

    South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday denied media local reports that he has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age. In a statement titled "holiday legends", the presidency said a journalist from The Star, a leading newspaper, had "misunderstood" a Zulu idiom during the 72-year-old Zuma's speech.

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  14. .com | Presidency: Zuma wife statement misunderstoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | News24

    A Zulu idiom used by President Jacob Zuma at an event for senior citizens was misunderstood, the Presidency said on Wednesday. "Speaking at a wonderful Christmas party for older persons in Savannah Park, Durban, the president joked that he did not have "indlu yokugugela", which the journalist reported as a hint about taking another wife," spokesperson Mac Maharaj said in a statement.

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  15. South Africa's Zuma denies hinting that he may get a fifth wife to see him through old ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Straits Times

    South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday denied local media reports that he has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age. With over 20 children and four wives currently on the state's budget, Zuma has also been harshly criticised for hitting taxpayers' pockets with his personal life after refurbishments to his private home.

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  16. A fifth wife for South African President Jacob Zuma?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | In-depth Africa

    South African President Jacob Zuma dances as he marries his fiancee Bongi Ngema at a traditional ceremony known as "Umgcagco" at his home in Nkandla, in South Africa's KwaZulu Natal province, in this handout picture supplied by the Government Communication and Information Service, April 20, 2012. Zuma, who turned 70 last week, married for the sixth time and Ngema is his fourth current wife.

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  17. S. Africa's Zuma hints at 5th wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Bangkok Post

    South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age, the daily newspaper The Star said Wednesday. South African President Jacob Zuma, pictured in Beijing on December 5, 2014, has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age, the daily newspaper The Star said During a visit to a Durban township Tuesday in KwaZulu-Natal, the 72-year-old said in Zulu "Angakayakhi indlu yokugugela... laba ngisabathathile nje" .

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  18. Express Is Rebounding After Q3 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Seeking Alpha

    Although Express experienced a sell-off immediately after posting earnings, it is rebounding and various factors should help it continue to improve. Express recently experienced a major sell-off after posting positive Q3 results.

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  19. Men more likely to drown than womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Iol.co.za

    People swim in public pools as thousands take to the beaches in Durban. A recently released global report has highlighted the danger and far-reaching implications of the under-reported occurrence of drowning.

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  20. South African President Jacob Zuma hints at 5th wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Straits Times

    South African President Jacob Zuma prepares to deliver a speech during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Year of South Africa in China cultural exchange programme at the Tianqiao Theater in Beijing on Dec 5, 2014. South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age, the daily newspaper The Star said Wednesday.

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