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DOWN MEMORY LANE WITH BORNEO BULLETIN ARCHIVES Compiled by Zainul Akmal Zaini Teen now pursuing French degree AUGUST 22, 2008 - Nineteen-year-old Dayangku Rafidah binti Pengiran Haji...

School shootings: Should parents be charged for failing to lock up...

BENTON, Kentucky - The gunfire had lasted less than 10 seconds, but now hidden behind locked doors all across the rural campus, teenagers wept...

‘Peace’ brings more murder and cocaine to Colombia’s rebel zones

IN THE far north of the Colombian Andes, where for decades Marxist rebels controlled cocaine production and battled the army, a widely-praised 2016 peace...

Thousands of displaced Puerto Ricans might be pushed out of temporary...

THE calls, warning that they soon would have to leave and find their own places to live, came by robot. Every two weeks or so,...

Humiliated for years, women are fighting back in mines of Chile

|     Laura Millan Lombrana     | NEW YORK (Bloomberg) - The first time Karen Requena entered the cafeteria at BHP Billiton’s massive Escondida mining operation in...

As Venezuela disintegrates, a new breed of pirates threatens the Caribbean

|     Anthony Faiola, The Washington Post     | CEDROS, Trinidad and Tobago - In the flickers of sunlight off the cobalt blue of the Caribbean Sea,...

White workers at this Pennsylvania chicken plant struggle to fit in

FREDERICKSBURG, Pennsylvania - It was minutes before the end of the first shift, and the beginning of the second, and the hallways at the...

At this camp for burned kids, hanging out with firefighters helps...

WHEN Dana Csonka was eight years old, a house fire left burn scars over 18 per cent of her body, including her face, neck...

Tuskegee airman’s daughter gets a golden ring found at his wartime...

EAST ORANGE, New Jersey - Marla L Andrews put on her glasses, held the small plastic bag close and strained to see the gold...

Orca abandons body of her dead calf after a heartbreaking, weeks-long...

|     Avi Selk, The Washington Post     | A GRIEVING orca whale has released the body of her dead calf after carrying it for at least...

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