Four dead in religious clashes in Liberia: official

MONROVIA — Clashes between Muslims and Christians in northern Liberia have left at least four people dead and 23 seriously wounded, a local government official said Saturday.

"I personally counted four bodies, but this is not necessarily the final toll," said George Tengbeh in the town of Voinjama, 450 kilometres (280 miles) north of the capital Monrovia.

Twenty-three people were taken to the town hospital for serious injuries after Friday's unrest.

Several people suffered gunshot wounds and others were struck down with machetes, or clubbed.

Tengbeh said a Catholic mission and two churches in Voinjama were "entirely burnt". [...]

Google thinks it's in California -






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Google thinks it's in California

It's because of Monrovia, California.

If you go to maps.google.com and just type in Monrovia and hit Enter, it automatically goes to Monrovia, California. It does the same thing for Bethlehem, showing Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
Kinda worked that much out - it's just an amusing example of the pitfalls of helper scripts.
Makes me laugh though.

Surprisingly, it didn't work that way for Lebanon. It goes straight to the Middle East instead of Lebanon, PA. Even though it's right up the road from Bethlehem, PA.

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