Day of extremist violence in Nigeria kills more than 60

JOS, Nigeria - A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including located in the center of the country where Nigeria's majority Muslim north meets the mainly Christian...
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Wambach gives USA 1-0 win over Nigeria

...women's national team went on to beat Nigeria 1-0 on Tuesday night for a first-place...The opponent has not been determined.Nigeria, which has won seven of nine African...S. goalkeeper Hope Solo dove to stop Nigeria forward Asisat Oshoala's attempt.Nigerian...
Scores more women, girls freed in Nigeria from Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Scores more women and children have...extremists in the remote Sambisa Forest, Nigeria's military said amid reports that leader from the area of northeast Nigeria said Thursday that a senior army officer...
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Sports on TV for Nov. 1

...FS1 - Bundesliga, Hannover 96 at Hamburg9:55 a.m., FS1 - FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile, quarterfinal, Brazil vs. Nigeria, at Vina del Mar, Chile11 a.m., ESPN - MLS Playoffs, conference semifinal game 1, N.Y. Red Bulls at D.C. United1...
Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

BAUCHI, Nigeria - Residents of a Nigerian town attacked...attack on Gamboru, in remote northeastern Nigeria near the border with Cameroon, is part...the vast Sambisa Forest in northeastern Nigeria.The death toll from the Monday afternoon...
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AP: Nigeria government freed bomb suspect

ABUJA, Nigeria - Nigeria detained and released several radical Muslims suspected of being terrorists...officials who fear a growing wave of al-Qaida-linked terror attacks in Nigeria, a main supplier of oil to the United States.Some of those arrested...
Spain defeats Nigeria 3-0 to reach semifinals

...Brazil - World Cup champion Spain defeated Nigeria 3-0 with two goals from Jordi Alba and...emphatic, it could have been much closer if Nigeria had accepted some of its many clear chances...Nigerians, particularly in the first half. Nigeria played fast-flowing soccer in the first...
New tally in Saudi hajj disaster shows at least 1,399 killed

...killed, while Egypt lost 148 and Indonesia 120.Others include Nigeria with 99, Pakistan with 89, India with 81, Mali with 70...Babacar Dione in Dakar, Senegal; Michelle Faul in Lagos, Nigeria, and Munir Ahmed in Islamabad contributed to this report...
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Obama says fight against Islamic State will take time

...from the Iraqi leader, who sought more help against IS in his country, and learned from Obama that three more countries - Nigeria, Tunisia and Malaysia - were added to the coalition fighting the group.In other events at the annual gathering of world...
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In year of diplomatic wins, Obama still dogged by Syria the U.N. yielded some tangible signs of progress on Syria. They point to new commitments from Malaysia, Tunisia and Nigeria in the campaign to defeat the Islamic State, bringing the total number of countries to 65. The U.S. was also encouraged...
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