The young mother was trying to get home with food for her two children when she says soldiers pulled her off a minibus in Ethiopia’s Tigray region. It was the beginning of an 11-day ordeal, during which she says she was repeatedly raped by soldiers.
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Minnesota officer faces manslaughter charge over shooting of Black man
MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) -The white suburban police officer who fatally shot a young Black motorist during a traffic stop in Minnesota, igniting several nights of civil unrest, was charged with manslaughter on Wednesday, a day after the officer turned in her badge.
Bank of America profit more than doubles on trading gains, reserve release
(Reuters) -Bank of America Corp's quarterly profit more than doubled as it released reserves it had set aside to cover potential coronavirus loan losses and recorded big gains in trading that offset weakness in consumer banking.
Crypto flagship Coinbase jumps 11% after stormy Nasdaq debut
(Reuters) -Coinbase Global Inc shares jumped 11% in early trading on Thursday, a day after the cryptocurrency exchange went public in a high-profile debut on the Nasdaq that briefly valued it at more than $100 billion.
World stocks stay high, Russia's rouble buckles under sanctions stress
World stocks were on course to extend a five-day run of record highs on Thursday, while Bitcoin took a breather after its latest surge and Russia’s markets tumbled at the prospect of the harshest U.S. sanctions in years.
Myanmar security forces arrest prominent leader of anti-coup campaign
(Reuters) -Myanmar security forces arrested on Thursday one of the main leaders of the campaign against military rule after ramming him with a car as he led a motorbike protest rally, friends and colleagues said.
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