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Games we play: this week’s top apps

Games we play: this week’s top apps

GAMES WE PLAY: This week's top app downloads. Photo: Associated Press

iTunes’ most downloaded free apps:

1. Airplane!
2. Deer Hunter 2014
3. FIFA 14 by EA SPORTS
4. YouTube
5. Facebook
6. Candy Crush Saga
7. NinJump Deluxe
8. Snapchat
9. Gunner Z
10. Instagram

Google Play’s most downloaded free apps:
1. Facebook
2. Pandora
3. Instagram
4. Candy Crush Saga
5. Deer Hunter 2014
6. Super-Bright LED Flashlight
7. Netflix
8. Snapchat
9. Twitter
10. Kik Messenger

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An Indian school boy eats a midday meal provided free at a government school in Hyderabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. India has offered free midday school meals since the 1960s in an effort to persuade poor parents to send their children to school, a program that reaches some 120 million children. The country now plans to subsidize wheat, rice and cereals for some 800 million people under a $20 billion scheme to cut malnutrition and ease poverty.

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