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    More Than 1,000 Inmates Escape From Libyan Jail

    (AP) — More than a thousand inmates escaped a prison Saturday in Libya as protesters stormed political party offices across the country, signs of the simmering unrest gripping a nation overrun by militias and awash in weaponry. It wasn’t immediately clear if the jailbreak at al-Kweifiya prison came as part of the demonstrations. P …