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Boko Haram attacks

Boko Haram kills 39 people, including legislator, to disrupt Nigerian elections in northeast, witnesses say - @AP

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Nigeria election 2015

Photo: Votes now being counted by torchlight in Abuja, Nigeria - @JosephWinter

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Nigeria election 2015

Nigeria's ruling PDP says it is concerned about reports of under-age people being accredited to vote in some northern states - @BBCNews

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Update: Areas where Nigerian officials say voting will be extended include Lagos; vote counting begins in other areas - @AP

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More: Nigeria election officials extend voting into Sunday in areas with technical problems with accreditation - @BBCBreaking

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Electoral commission: Voting suspended in some places in Nigeria; accreditation has been slow in many places and has not commenced at all in some others - @AFP, @INECAlert

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Photo: Voting underway in Garki, Nigeria - @nkemifejika

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan arrives to cast vote in Otuoke; is greeting people in the queue, @BBCNews reports

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Photo: Roadblock in Lagos, Nigeria, leading to voting booth; army has locked down the city for the election - @jackwgarland

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Photo: Long queue in Daura, Nigeria, where presidential challenger Muhammadu Buhari will vote; these women wait to be accredited - @KelvinNews

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Boko Haram attacks

Boko Haram launch 2 separate attacks in northeast Nigeria, killing six people, officials say - @Reuters

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Boko Haram kill 3 people walking to polling station in northeast Nigeria, police say - @Reuters

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Website of Nigerian electoral commission hacked on day of national election, not expected to affect poll - @techcabal

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Sydney, New South Wales, AU

#BREAKING: @AntonyGreenABC calls NSW election for Coalition #NSWvotes - @abcnews

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Australia

#BREAKING: Sky News has declared that "Mike Baird has won the election". #nswvotes - @newscomauHQ

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Nigeria election 2015

Nigerians set to head to polls in hotly contested presidential campaign; former military ruler General Muhammadu Buhari is challenging incumbent Goodluck Jonathan - @SkyNews

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Sen. Harry Reid to retire

Statement: President Obama on Sen. Harry Reid's plans to retire: 'I'm proud of all we have accomplished together, and I know the Senate will not be the same without him' - @Jordanfabian

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Sen. Harry Reid to retire

Statement: Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-NY, on Harry Reid's retirement from Senate: ' He's so respected by our caucus for his strength, his legislative acumen, his honesty and his determination' - @ajjaffe

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Sen. Harry Reid to retire

Video: Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid says recent accident gave he and his wife time to think, won't seek re-election because, 'We've got to be more concerned about the country, the Senate, the state of Nevada than about us' - @Youtube/Nevada Senator Harry Reid

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Sen. Harry Reid to retire

Harry Reid, US Senate Democratic Leader, will not seek re-election - @nytimes

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