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Avalanche of trash kills 46 in Ethiopia

At least 46 people died and dozens more were hurt in a giant landslide at Ethiopia’s largest rubbish dump outside Addis Ababa, a tragedy squatters living there blamed on a biogas plant being built nearby.

Authorities at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) arrested Monday night a 22-year-old Malaysian after his luggage yielded cocaine, Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Jaime Morente said.

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