Three weeks ago, 257 young girls were kidnapped from their school in eastern Nigeria.

Since then, thousands of Twitter followers have joined the campaign to have the girls safely returned to their homes, making the hashtag "BringBackOurGirls a worldwide trending topic.

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Online reports claiming Miranda Fugate, the girl hit with a shovel in a Vine video that went viral this week, has died as a result of the attack are unsubstantiated. A story titled, "Miranda, 16, Who Was Hit In The Head With A Shovel, Dies" has been shared thousand of times since the video spread, but is without merit.

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