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Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...


Migrants and the bond with God: attachment and survival are linked

Life can be very challenging for new migrants who are faced with the realities of racism, loneliness and underemployment in ...


US Diplomat's Remarks Stir Controversy in Cameroon

YAOUNDE - There have been mixed reactions in Cameroon to the meeting between the top U.S. diplomat to Africa, Tibor ...


African Players in Europe: Salah strikes as Liverpool stroll on

Paris - Mohamed Salah scored his first ever goal against Manchester United to keep Liverpool on the road to their ...


International

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49ers outclass Packers to earn way to Super Bowl

The San Francisco 49ers are on their way to Miami to face the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV. ...

Grandson of JFK urges Republicans to break ranks with Trump

NEW YORK, New York - President John F. Kennedy's only grandson has called on Republican Senators to hear from witnesses ...

Trump trial arguments get airing on Sunday talk shows

WASHINGTON - Key players in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump and his defense argued sharply Sunday whether ...

Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

Central Africa

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Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

US Diplomat's Remarks Stir Controversy in Cameroon

YAOUNDE - There have been mixed reactions in Cameroon to the meeting between the top U.S. diplomat to Africa, Tibor ...

African Players in Europe: Salah strikes as Liverpool stroll on

Paris - Mohamed Salah scored his first ever goal against Manchester United to keep Liverpool on the road to their ...

CSA sends Ngidi, Shamsi to conditioning camp

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has identified four franchise players who have been placed in a high performance ...

UK PM Boris Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets 16 African leaders at an investment summit on Monday that will see Britain cast ...

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Stock markets in Asia rise on Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mainly well bid on Monday, the start of a new trading week.The Hong Kong market ...


China powering into the nuclear age, 65-years strong

BEIJING, China - There are currently eleven nuclear power units under construction in China, the largest number of nuclear power ...


Apple ensures iPhone owners can switch off location tracking

SAN JOSE, California - Apple has added a new toggle that addresses privacy concerns around the location tracking feature on ...


UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...


Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...


New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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