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  1. Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Thursday, July 2, 2015, file photo, people carry the coffin for 1st Lt. Mohammed Ashraf, killed in Wednesday's attack by Islamic militants in the Sinai, during the funeral procession in Ashmoun, north of Cairo, Egypt.

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  2. Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    Mohammed Ashraf, killed in Wednesday's attack by Islamic militants in the Sinai, during the funeral procession in Ashmoun, north of ... . FILE - In this Thursday, July 2, 2015, file photo, Egyptians surround a vehicle carrying the coffin of 1st Lt.

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  3. Boko Haram Slays 11 'Defectors' in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  4. The Eden Project seeks a new head gardener: Must be able to manage plants, people and pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... the nut oil is rich in palmitoleic acid, which is found in young people's skin. Cola (Cola nitida): a native of West Africa, where cola nuts are used as currency to settle marital disputes or divorce. The seeds contain caffeine, and are widely used ...

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  5. .com | Liberia works to contain Ebola, find source of new casesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News24

    Liberia is working hard to contain Ebola and find the source of the latest infections of the deadly virus recorded this week. The West African country previously succeeded in containing the outbreak, despite being initially the hardest hit with more than 4 800 deaths.

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  6. France to assist Cameroon as it fights against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... is a part of a multinational force now fighting the group. Cameroon is Hollande's final stop on a two-day visit to Africa, which started in Benin on Thursday. He then traveled to Angola before landing in Cameroon Friday. Hollande spoke at a press ...

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  7. General Debate 4 July 2015Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Kiwiblog

    This case does not sound like an accident to me. If it was a father rather than a mother would the police call it a 'tragic, terrible accident'? The woman's body was found in a hallway between the garage and house.

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  8. Gunfire heard on outskirts of Nigerian city of MaiduguriRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  9. UN-Habitat lends support to Kenyan urban planning schoolsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Urban Development Sector in Kenya Project funded by Embassy of Sweden in Kenya, through the Regional Office for Africa of UN-Habitat.

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  10. What Fireworks Does ISIS Plan for the 4th of July?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A masked Tunisian soldier stands guard in Sousse south of the capital Tunis on June 29. ISIS claimed responsibility for the massacre on June 27 in a deadly beach resort attack that killed nearly 40 people. James Jay Carafano, a leading expert in national security and foreign policy challenges, is The Heritage Foundation's Vice President, Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, E. W. Richardson Fellow, and Director of the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for International Studies.

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  11. 'Series of errors' caused Air Algerie crash: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... train the crew was also not exactly the same as the actual plane, while the pilots were not experienced at flying in Africa's specific meteorological conditions, the newspaper added, citing the judicial probe. Bertrand Courtois, lawyer for 52 of the ...

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  12. Boko Haram Steps Up Attacks In Nigeria After Week Of BloodlettingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... and about 1.5 million displaced during Boko Haram's six-year fight to create an Islamic caliphate in the northeast of Africa's top oil producer. Boko Haram controlled an area roughly the size of Belgium at the end of 2014 before a military offensive ...

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  13. .com | ICC postpones trial of DRC's 'Terminator' warlordRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    The war crimes trial of Congolese former warlord Bosco Ntaganda, nicknamed "The Terminator", was postponed on Friday until September to give his lawyers a chance to prepare their case, the International Criminal Court said. "Today the Trial Chamber... postponed the opening statements in the Ntaganda case to 2 to 4 September," the Hague-based court said in a statement.

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  14. Kenya: 10 Things You Need to Know About Genital CuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... look like elsewhere? As many as 140 million women around the world are cut, more than 101 million of them live in Africa. Kenya has banned the practice but it's still common in some communities - particularly in the northeast. The reasons for ...

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  15. Two Swaziland political prisoners freedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Rights groups are calling on Swazi authorities to stop using the criminal justice system as a tool of repression. This comes after the jail terms recently handed down to newspaper editor Bhekithemba Makhubu and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko .

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  16. Liberia works to contain Ebola, find source of new casesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KDWN

    Liberia is working hard to contain Ebola and find the source of the latest infections of the deadly virus recorded this week. The West African country previously succeeded in containing the outbreak, despite being initially the hardest hit with more than 4,800 deaths.

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  17. Kwabena Yeboah is new SWAG PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    One of the best football commentators in Africa, Kwabena Yeboah, was on Thursday, July 2, 2015, sworn-in as the new President of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana . The event which was psychedelically marked at the Alisa Hotel, North Ridge- Accra- was well attended by patrons, past executives, past presidents of SWAG as well as some important dignitaries.

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  18. Yaw Ampofo Ankrah writes to FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The president of the Ghana Beach Soccer Association, Yaw Ampofo Ankrah, has written to the Federation of International Football Associations appealing for urgent assistance for Beach Soccer in Ghana. The unprecedented direct communiquA comes in the wake of two devastating tidal waves that battered the venue which hosts the Ghana Beach Soccer league in La- Accra.

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  19. Sahara Group Supports June 3rd Flood And Fire VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Sahara Group, a leading privately owned oil, Gas, Power, and Infrastructure conglomerate has provided aid and support to the victims of the June 3rd flood and fire disaster in Accra. The support came in the form of medical supplies, bedding materials, soaps and detergents, food items as well as an undisclosed amount of money to help offset the medical bills of the injured and ameliorate their suffering.

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  20. Ama Ata Aidoo celebrated in WindhoekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... of African literature, as well as lovers of African women's writing. By celebrating one woman's contribution to Africa's Renaissance The Art of Ama Ata Aidoo will inspire others to be equally courageous. It explores the artistic contribution of one ...

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