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Duolingo gets social

Duolingo, the popular language learning app, has long made learning a new language accessible to anybody with a computer or smartphone. Unlike being in a traditional class environment, though, using Duolingo was always a rather lonely experience. The company, whose app has now been used by over 150 …

Language Learning

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte denies throwing person off a helicopter

<b>Manila, Philippines (CNN) —</b> Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte denied throwing a person off a helicopter in an interview with CNN Philippines Thursday, contradicting a statement he made on live television earlier this week.<p>"We had no helicopter. We don't use that," he said. He described the …

Asia

BBC Radio 1 - Clara Amfo, 12/12/2016

Man dies in police custody after being pepper-sprayed in Alabama

Police say they were responding to call about Anthony Ware holding a gun on a front porch but reportedly no gun was recovered from the scene<p>A 35-year-old black man died in police custody in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, on Friday, after he was pepper-sprayed by police and collapsed while in handcuffs …

Law Enforcement

Flags and tags: New battles loom over Confederate symbols

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Confederate battle flag no longer flies outside the South Carolina State House, but the controversy is hardly over.<p>Images of the flag and other Confederate symbols can be found throughout the United States, especially in the Southeast. With the victory by anti-flag forces in South …

Rights & Freedoms