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South Sudan: 'There are only dead bodies'
South Sudanese who have fled to Uganda - escaping rape, murder, assault and torture - share their stories.
115 points by Al Jazeera English | Sudan Southern Sudan Nuer Second Sudanese Civil War 2016 Uganda Leap year starting on Friday Dinka
Heidelberg Project gallery forced to relocate from Midtown
Heidelberg Project's Midtown Gallery in Detroit is moving out as neighborhood project is dismantled        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Heidelberg Project Tyree Guyton Arson 2016 Construction According to Jim Leap year starting on Friday
Trump's ambassador pick is a former attorney of Robert Durst
President Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to Israel has experience working for a headline-grabbing real estate scion: Robert Durst.
200 points by Daily News | Benjamin Netanyahu Israel 2016 2015 Pleading Politics of Israel Leap year starting on Friday Proposals for a Palestinian state
In Lebanon, Syrian lives on hold after U.S. refugee ban
Florence Massena, Syria DeeplyFeb. 7 (UPI) -- The lives of Syrian families hang in the balance despite the ruling overturning President Donald Trump's indefinite ban on Syrian refugees entering the U.S.
-2 points by UPI | 2016 Lebanon United States Refugee Leap year starting on Friday United Nations United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Sudan
Tarek El Moussa spotted on dinner date with mystery woman
Both Tarek El Moussa and his estranged wife, Christina, seem more than ready to put their failed marriage behind them.
57 points by Daily News | Orange County California Wife Marriage 2016 Yorba Linda California Yorba Linda Water District Year of birth missing Leap year starting on Friday
Former PPA director handed out big raises to authority execs

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Board of directors 2016 2015 Executive director Corporate governance Non-executive director Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency Leap year starting on Friday
Lin-Manuel Miranda on Trump's Muslim ban: 'It's unconstitutional'
Lin-Manuel Miranda strongly believes President Trumps' Muslim ban does not represent the U.S.
42 points by Daily News | 2004 singles Hillary Rodham Clinton 2016 Commencement speech Emotion Leap year starting on Friday
Refugees in Germany more committed to democratic values than Germans – study
Refugees that have been accepted by Germany over the past years have shown a deeper devotion to European democratic principles in a whole range of aspects than their new fellow countrymen, a recent study suggests. Read Full Article at RT.com
-2 points by Russia Today | 2015 2016 Germany Chancellor of Germany Leap year starting on Friday Angela Merkel
Facebook's problem is more complicated than fake news
R. Kelly Garrett, Ohio State University In the wake of Donald Trump's victory, many questions have been raised about Facebook's role in the promotion of inaccurate and highly partisan information.
13 points by UPI | Facebook Sociology Mark Zuckerberg 2016 Social network Social media Social information processing Leap year starting on Friday
Vimeo Unveils 3 Original Productions Featuring Female Talent
Vimeo continues to invest in original programming — announcing three new projects involving women in front of and behind the camera — although the IAC-owned video site is still mainly interested in using the originals lineup to promote its premium-content platform, rather than viewing them as a significant revenue stream. The three new productions, which bring Vimeo’s originals... Read more »
340 points by Variety | Comedy South Africa 2016 The new black Leap year starting on Friday