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At least seven people were killed and dozens more injured in Nigeria's capital Abuja after thousands of panicked job-seekers stampeded during a government recruitment drive at the national stadium. Survivors told AFP that thousands had gathered to apply for jobs with the immigration department in the Abuja stadium. The public hospital was forced to turn victims away due to a lack of capacity, according to spokesman Tayo Haastrup. "I cannot even imagine the number of people that stamped on me," said survivor Rosemary Ogida.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Novak Djokovic beat John Isner 7-5, 6-7 (2), 6-1 on Saturday to reach the final of the BNP Paribas Open, where he'll resume his longtime rivalry with Roger Federer in a matchup of former top-ranked players.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — David Brenner, the lanky, toothy-grinned "Tonight Show" favorite whose brand of observational comedy became a staple for other standups, including Jerry Seinfeld and Paul Reiser, died Saturday. He was 78.