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Chinese Couple Sells Newborns for iPhone and Shoes

A Shanghai couple is facing charges after authorities claim that the couple sold three of their newborn babies in exchange for iPads, computers and high-end shoes. The couple was under investigation since May after police were notified that they used QQ, a popular Chinese instant messaging site, to place ads for the babies.

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