Balaraba Ramat Yakubu was 12 years old when she was married off. By 19 she was divorced, jilted by her husband; left to fend for herself in Kano state, northern Nigeria.
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It was not the freshness of the meat or piquancy of the sauce that made the chicken kebab remarkable, but that it was being eaten by a US special operations forces commander on a dusty street in Raqqa, once the self-declared capital of ISIS.
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Some of the first modern settlers of Britain from 10,000 years ago had dark skin and curly hair, according to new analysis of a historic skeleton.
Vice President Mike Pence was seated near Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo Jong at the opening of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
A stock market tumble. A Super Bowl shocker. A Tesla in space. What do you remember from the week that was?
Vladimir Putin looks set for another landslide victory in the upcoming Russian presidential election, but Novosibirsk isn't Putin country.
Ksenia Sobchak, who is challenging Russian President Vladimir Putin in March's election, apologized for any Russian meddling in the US election in 2016.
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