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CAR militia leader charged with war crimes

Alfred Yekatom is the former commander of a group of 3,000 members of the anti-balaka movement, a group consisting mainly of Christians that opposed a largely Muslim rebel alliance known as Seleka, the ICC said.His crimes allegedly took place "in various locations within the Central African Republic, including the capital Bangui and Lobaye prefecture," the court said.The
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Chelsea great Didier Drogba retires from football

The 40-year-old Ivorian striker scored 164 goals in two spells with Chelsea. Widely considered one of the greatest Premier League strikers of all time, he ended his second spell with the London side as the club's fourth-highest scorer. Drogba spent the last 18 months of his career as a player and co-owner of US side Phoenix Rising. Visit cnn.com/football for more news
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Outrage as Blac Chyna announces plans to sell skin-lightening cream

In a post on her Instagram page, she said she had partnered with a beauty line called Whitenicious to launch a face cream in Lagos, Nigeria's largest city.The company website describes the Whitenicious x Blac Chyna Collection as an "illuminating and brightening cream" that "lightens without bleaching skin out."A jar of the cream, handcrafted with Swarovski crystals,
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Outrage as Blac Chyna announces plans to sell skin-lightening cream

In a post on her Instagram page, she said she had partnered with a beauty line called Whitenicious to launch a face cream in Lagos, Nigeria's largest city.The company website describes the Whitenicious x Blac Chyna Collection as an "illuminating and brightening cream" that "lightens without bleaching skin out."A jar of the cream, handcrafted with Swarovski crystals,
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Chelsea great Didier Drogba retires from football

The 40-year-old Ivorian striker scored 164 goals in two spells with Chelsea. Widely considered one of the greatest Premier League strikers of all time, he ended his second spell with the London side as the club's fourth-highest scorer. Drogba spent the last 18 months of his career as a player and co-owner of US side Phoenix Rising. Visit cnn.com/football for more news