The Chibok girls were abducted in a state the size of Ireland that has 30,000 schools. Those basic logistics are not so easy to surmount.
Security forces denied the kidnappings. Government and military forces have been widely criticized for their slow response to the abductions of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped in April.
The FBI rescued 168 children from the sex trade, and 281 pimps were arrested in an annual national crackdown on child sex trafficking.
Officers said Hope Solo was intoxicated early Saturday when she was accused of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew.
During his homily at an outdoor Mass, Francis denounced the 'ndrangheta for what he called its 'adoration of evil and contempt for the common good.'
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A car bomb in the town of Arsal on Friday revived fears of Syria's conflict spreading. In Lebanon's east, Syrian rebel fighters are targeting locals for extortion and assassination.
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People are donating money and gifts to engineering student Jon Meis, who stopped a campus shooting spree at Seattle Pacific University Thursday. FBI data give a sense of how uncommon the act is.
An Al Qaeda splinter group attacked the Anbar University, briefly taking Iraqi students hostage, before withdrawing in a gun battle Saturday.