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    Rangers try gaming technology to protect African wildlife

    Reuters | Updated at 02:42am on October 01, 2016

    The campaign to track down poachers and protect endangered species in Africa's embattled reserves is tapping into the technology used in the virtual world of online poker and other computer games...

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    McDonald's offers Halloween choco-pumpkin fries in Japan

    Reuters | Updated at 02:34am on October 01, 2016

    For those who can't get enough of pumpkin-flavoured treats during Halloween, McDonald's Japan is offering french fries covered in pumpkin and chocolate sauce....

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    Northern Lights trump street lights in Iceland

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 02:31am on October 01, 2016

    Street lighting in Reykjavik will be switched off for an hour Wednesday evening to give residents of the Icelandic capital a better view of the Aurora Borealis, city authorities said.

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    Duterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitler

    Associated Press | Updated at 02:28am on October 01, 2016

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be ‘happy to slaughter’ 3 million addicts.

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    Police raid Morocco market after rumours of sex dolls

    Agence France-Presse. Rabat | Updated at 02:22am on October 01, 2016

    Police raided a market in Morocco on Thursday after rumours spread on social media that stores there were selling inflatable sex dolls, which are banned in the conservative Muslim country.

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    Two accused in South African court for 'freeing' penguin

    Agence France-Presse. Port Elizabeth | Updated at 02:17am on October 01, 2016

    Two men have appeared in court in South Africa accused of stealing a penguin called ‘Buddy’ from a marine park and releasing him into the sea, police said Friday...