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Coming Soon To India: Playboy Bunnies

Playboy magazine isn't allowed in India. But Playboy clubs, complete with bunnies, are in the works.
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China's Assertive Behavior Makes Neighbors Wary

China's foreign policy has appeared increasingly assertive recently. What isn't clear is whether this is part of a coherent plan or just an outgrowth of China's increasing stature in Asia and beyond.
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U.S. Offers New Details Of Deadly Libya Attack

A source familiar with the events on Sept. 11 in Benghazi says there was a sense of urgency among officials. Officials say extra forces were sent to help, but arrived late, and that they considered sending warplanes but ultimately thought it would lead to civilian casualties. Four Americans, including the ambassador to Libya, were killed in the attack.
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Vigilantes Spray Paint Sexual Harassers In Cairo

Sexual harassment has been getting worse in Cairo and its spiked during a recent Muslim holiday. In response to the growing incidents and to police indifference, activists launched a "Be a Man" campaign and vigilantes are now taking to the streets.
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For Complainers, A Stint In China's 'Black Jails'

Something dark lies nestled inside a bucolic Shanghai park: a quaint cottage that is actually a secret detention center, known as a "black jail." Researchers say thousands of Chinese are detained each year in this draconian system of jails the state says doesn't exist.

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