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  1. GW student missing after swimming in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | WTNH

    Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs Peter Konwerski said in a statement Monday that junior Nicholas Upton from Redding, Connecticut has not been seen since swimming in the East Cape Province on Sunday at about 10:30 p.m. local time.

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  2. Redding man missing in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Times

    A screenshot of a Facebook post asking for help in finding Nick Upton, of Redding, who is reported missing in South Africa. A Redding man is missing in South Africa, according to officials and a Facebook post from the man's fraternity.

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  3. GW student missing after swimming in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs Peter Konwerski said in a statement Monday that junior Nicholas Upton from Redding, Connecticut has not been seen since swimming in the East Cape Province on Sunday at about 10:30 p.m. local time.

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  4. Cute African penguins are at risk of extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Washington Post

    They're cute, they're knee-high, they bray like donkeys and they're a tourist attraction near Cape Town, South Africa. But African penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction.

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  5. George Washington University Student Missing in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Patch.com

    Connecticut native on rowing team was swimming Sunday during a break in a study abroad program, in Cape Town, South Africa. As classes begin Monday at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. the university reports that a George Washington University student went missing this weekend overseas, after taking a break from a study abroad program, the university said in a statement.

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  6. Local youth is a Kohl's Cares winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | North Central News

    Enjoying a spectacular sunset at the Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa are the globe-trotting Simmons family, clockwise from top left: dad Jeremy, mom Carrie, and sons Nathan and Seamus . Three years ago, Seamus traveled with his parents and younger brother to a school in the township of Soweto, South Africa, and saw firsthand the lack of basic supplies for the school children.

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  7. George Washington U. Student Missing in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

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  8. Porcupine wards off hungry leopard in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    A safari tour group in South Africa's Kruger National Park captured footage of an unlucky leopard failing to find a meal in its confrontation with a plucky porcupine. The video, shot during a safari tour earlier this month and posted to YouTube by Endless Summer Tours, features footage of a porcupine being chased by a tenacious leopard that repeatedly takes quills to its face and body before giving up its pursuit of the ostensibly tasty prey.

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  9. Tourists to Cairo Will Find Rich History and CulturesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    And legends say that out of Benben came the sun or Atum - which they called the creator god, glowing atop a pyramid. And from Atum came two more gods, Shu and Tefnut and from them came Geb and Nut - the earth and sky - and from that creation came nine other major gods of On - Isis, sister Nephthys and Seth.

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  10. GW fraternity brother missing after swimming in South AfricaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Nicholas Upton, a junior from Redding, Conn., who's a member of the Kappa Alpha Order and rowing team at GW, was on a break from his study-abroad program. He was swimming in the East Cape Province on Sunday, on the country's "Wild Coast," at about 10:30 p.m. local time when he disappeared.

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  11. Doctor enlists help of actor in funding medical villageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Dr. Kwadwo Gyarteng-Dakwa helps patients manage their chronic pain in his four clinics. He hopes one day to provide the citizens of his native Ghana the same type of specialized care - and he's enlisting celebrity help to do so.

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  12. HPCAC-ISC 2016 Student Cluster Competition Call for Submissions AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    The HPC Advisory Council , a leading organization for high-performance computing research, outreach and education, and the ISC High Performance Conference, formerly known as the International Supercomputing Conference, announced the return of the widely successful HPCAC-ISC Student Cluster Competition in next year's ISC program of events. In a real-time competition, 11 teams of undergraduate students from around the world will build a small cluster of their own design on the ISC 2016 exhibit floor and race to demonstrate the greatest performance across a series of benchmarks and applications.

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  13. UPDATE 2-Africa's richest man, Nigeria's Dangote, plans Zimbabwe cement plantRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Africa's richest man, Nigeria's Aliko Dangote, said on Monday he plans to open a $400 million cement plant in Zimbabwe, a major boost for the southern African country that is desperate for foreign investment. The billionaire, whose business empire includes Dangote Cement, also said that he aimed to invest in coal mining and power generation in the country.

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  14. Sudan: Sudanese President On Way to China for Controversial Business TripRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir is making this week a rare long-distance "business trip". He is spending four days in China to commemorate the end of World War II in Asia and to sign a string of lucrative contracts - despite criticism by human rights advocates.

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  15. Small World - Back-to-school a financial challenge for the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Parents, grandparents and caregivers of school-aged children are in the stores these days as the new school year is about to begin. It is a time of shopping for clothing, sports equipment, school supplies and electronic devices demanded by our educational and recreational systems or by fashion.

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  16. Orpheus in Africa Returns to the Fugard Theatre in SeptemberRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    David Kramer 's brand new musical, ORPHEUS IN AFRICA , will return to the Fugard Theatre from 22 September 2015, following its world premiere season there earlier this year. Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre are proud to bring this original South African musical back to the Fugard main stage for the summer season.

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  17. Putting food back on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Hunger bleeds into education, politics and social development, yet so many in KwaZulu-Natal awake each morning with no food. Kamcilla Pillay spoke to food security experts about what can be done to ensure people have enough to eat In a report compiled after the People's Tribunal on hunger, food prices and landlessness, the South African Food Sovereignty Campaign said 14 million South Africans suffered from hunger with almost half the population unsure where their next meal would come from.

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  18. in Depth: The life and times of Lord MontaguRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    He was one of Britain's most respected and innovative peers who saved his ancestral home and created one of the country's most successful attractions Lord Montagu saved his ancestral home, Palace House, by opening it to the public. He also founded the National Motor Museum, using his flair for public relations to make the venture a massive success.

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  19. Doing business in Africa - " Hospitality and Tourism on the MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association, serving members in hospitality careers since 1952. HFTP is a global nonprofit association that uniquely understands the industry's problems and we assist industry stakeholders in finding solutions to industry problems quicker and more efficiently than any other organization via our expert networks, research, conferences such as HITEC, and certification programs.

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  20. Doing business in Africa - Hospitality and Tourism on the MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    This year's Hospitality Roundtable, hosted at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre in Dar es Salaam on December 7-8 2015, turns the spotlight on hospitality as an engine for economic growth. Now in its second year, HRT will again bring together 300-plus leading international hotel investors, local operators, government officials and industry experts from around the world.

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