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Kenyans urged to spend British pay wisely

ENDANA, Kenya (AP) — As some 5,200 Kenyans wait to get paid by Britain for colonial-era acts of torture, herdsmen from Kenya’s Samburu and Maasai tribes who once benefited from similar payments have some advice: Don’t squander the money like we did. Some of the herdsmen embraced polygamy, others bought …

Royal Marines speak of 'horrible' reality of life on patrol in Afghanistan | World news | The Guardian

Hundreds of well-wishers, supporters and relatives lined the streets of Taunton, Somerset, in the driving rain today, holding aloft Welcome Home banners, union flags and a sea of umbrellas, to celebrate the safe return of the Royal Marines of 40 Commando back from Afghanistan. Shopkeepers huddled in doorways, office workers …