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3 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

Liberia president declares Ebola curfew

The measures came as authorities said that three health workers in the country who received an experimental drug for the disease are showing signs of recovery, though medical experts caution it is not certain if the drug is effective.

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5 hrs ago | Voice of America

Top UN Ebola Coordinator on His Way to Africa

The senior United Nations coordinator on the Ebola virus says he will travel to Africa later this week.

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9 hrs ago | Mashable

Air France Crews Petition to Stop Flights to Ebola-Affected Countries

More than 700 Air France staff have signed a petition asking the airline to stop flights to the West African countries hit hard by Ebola.

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13 hrs ago | Archaeology

Several Paleolithic Cultures Flourished In North Africa

A new study of Paleolithic stone tools from 17 sites in North Africa shows that between 130,000 and 75,000 years ago, there were at least four separate populations in the region, each with its own distinctive cultural traits, .

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17 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Sata May Depart to South Africa for Treatment

President Michael Sata is expected to leave the country for medical treatment abroad this evening, a State House source tells Zambia Reports.

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21 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

African import levies dent vehicle exports

Metair chief executive Theo Loock says the group is working hard on entering into small partnerships in Africa.

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Yesterday | GhanaWeb

First tranche of MCA grant ready by mid-2015

Ghana is hopeful of accessing the first tranche of funds from the Millennium Challenge Corporation's latest grant by mid-2015.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

International Business Times

Ebola Plague Villages Arise As Runaway Patients Fend For Themselves

Health authorities tasked at attending to Ebola patients now fear that Ebola runaway patients may give rise to plague villages.

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Sunherald.com

A walk on the wild side in Zimbabwe

The story of the place can be boiled down to this: A rich Zimbabwean found some abandoned lions, started raising them and realized they started to display hunting instincts, such as stalking birds.

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Myrtle Beach Online

'Island of Lemurs' is the perfect IMAX nature film

Every so often, a movie comes along and reminds us of the primacy of the pretty picture, the importance of the image in telling a motion picture story.

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Tri-cityherald.com

UN urges exit screening for Ebola at some airports

The risk of the Ebola virus being transmitted during air travel is low because unlike infections such as influenza or tuberculosis, it is not spread by breathing air and airborne particles from an infected person, the World Health Organization said.

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KLTV Tyler

Mercy Ships delays voyage to Africa in wake of Ebola breakout

Collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic now includes a delay for Mercy Ships, which operates the world's largest civilian hospital ship in ports on the West Coast of Africa.

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GhanaSoccerNet.com

Ghana U20 captain Bempah buoyant despite below par performance against Gabon

Ghana U20 captain Owusu Bempah remains defiant about their chances to progress past Gabon in the qualifiers for the 2015 African Youth Championship.

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The New Zealand Herald

Ebola survivors spread vital message of hope

A Liberian woman holds up a pamphlet with guidance on how to prevent the Ebola virus from spreading, in the city of Monrovia, Liberia.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

RTE.ie

Libya violence halts visit by Irish delegation

A group of Irish and British victims of Gaddafi-backed IRA bombing attacks have been forced to call off a planned delegation to Libya due to the worsening security situation there, RT News has learned.

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Reuters

No response to calls for ceasefire in Libyan capital

Libyan factions traded gunfire and shells in various parts of Tripoli on Sunday, ignoring international appeals for a ceasefire to end more than a month of fighting.

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Times Herald

Liberia: Ebola spread fears rise as clinic looted

As these things so often go, the man who doesn't miss a trick was once the boy who couldn't stay on... A crowd enters the grounds of an Ebola isolation center in the West Point slum on August 16, 2014 in Monrovia, Liberia.

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Mirror.co.uk

See pack of hungry lions attacking helpless buffalo in stunning pictures

The incredible and dramatic photographs were captured at the Motswari Private Game Reserve in South Africa by a tour guide A pack of ravenous lions have been captured on camera attacking a helpless buffalo in a series of amazing photographs.

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Daily Reporter

Kenya to bar travelers from Ebola-hit countries

The Kenyan government over the weekend said it will bar passengers traveling from three West African countries hit by the Ebola outbreak, closing a debate in East Africa's economic powerhouse about whether the national airline was exposing the country to the deadly disease.

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AME Info

Air Arabia launches flights to Chittagong, Bangladesh from Ras Al Khaimah

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier , announced that from September 2, 2014 it will run three flights per week from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah to Chittagong, Bangladesh, further strengthening its connectivity with a core growth market.

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