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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

The Toure-Raichel Collective to Release New Album 'The Paris Session' 9/30

The formation and success of The Tour-Raichel Collective, the band led by Israeli keyboardist and songwriter Idan Raichel and Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Tour-icons in their own countries and abroad-is a reminder of the unique power of music to bridge geographic, ethnic, political and religious differences.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Navy Times

Boy found dead in C-130 may have been seen near other planes

An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules sits on the flight line at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

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KXXV-TV Waco

French forces arrest Mali jihadist ex-leader

Immigration courts are speeding up hearings for the tens of thousands of Central American children caught on the U.S. border after criticism that the backlogged system is letting immigrants stay in the country for... Immigration courts are speeding up hearings for the tens of thousands of Central American children caught on the U.S. border after ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Free Republic

Stowaway in Air Force C-130 at Ramstein likely suffocated

A teenage boy found dead inside a hidden compartment of an Air Force plane after its return to Ramstein Air Base in Germany from a mission across northern Africa likely suffocated because of a lack of oxygen at high altitude, according to an autopsy performed Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

TwinCities

Europe secretly pays al-Qaida kidnappers millions in ransom

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.

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Memeorandum

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron - BAMAKO, Mali - The cash filled three suitcases: 5 million euros.

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Free Republic

Did the War in Libya Prove Hawks Right or Wrong?

"Islamist militants armed with antiaircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a lightly defended United States diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya," The New York Times reported on September 12, 2012.

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Lucianne.com

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The National Park Service is spending $140,368 to fly 10 students to Sydney, Australia so they can experience a "climate change journey."

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

UN presses for Mali peace talks starting Aug. 17

The United Nations Security Council is welcoming agreement on a roadmap for negotiations between the Malian government and Tuareg separatists.

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Thanh Nein News

Marine's new sea beast: Amphibious assault vehicle

The U.S Marine Corps are testing a new vehicle, dubbed the UHAC or "Ultra Heavy-Lift Amphibious Connector".

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: Militants hit Cameroon

Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.

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News24

.com | Mali opens inquiry into Air Algerie crash

A year after Zimbabwe held its elections, thousands continue to live under dire situations as the country's unemployment crisis persists.

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The Miami Herald

Air Algerie jet's black boxes to be sent to France

Ryan Bancroft of Weston measures one of the lobsters he caught in the waters of Biscayne Bay near Fishermen's Channel in July 2013.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Switched

Families Mourn Victims Of Air Algerie Crash In Mali

A French soldier talks with a representative of the Lebanese victims' relatives during a visit to the crash site of the Air Algerie Flight AH 5017 in Mali's Gossi region, west of Gao, on July 26, 2014.

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Wall Street Journal

Investigators Arrive to Probe Air Algerie Crash

A team of Spanish civil and forensic aviation experts arrived in Bamako, Mali, on Saturday to investigate the crash of Air AlgA©rie Flight 5017, Spain's government said.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Yahoo!

Entire families wiped out in Air Algerie plane crash

France announced Friday there were no survivors on board the Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali as it emerged that several families were wiped out in the tragedy.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Idan Raichel & Vieux Farka Touré Announce New Album 'The Paris Session'

The formation and success of The Tour-Raichel Collective, the band led by Israeli keyboardist and songwriter Idan Raichel and Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Tour-icons in their own countries and abroad-is a reminder of the unique power of music to bridge geographic, ethnic, political and religious differences.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

International Business Times

Missing Air Algerie AH5017 Update: Wreckage 'Found in Mali';...

After the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and crash of MH17, another aviation tragedy has left the world mourning.

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AlertNet

Mali, northern rebels agree on 'roadmap' for peace talks

A woman stands in front of a poster in Bamako February 21, 2014. Picture taken February 21. REUTERS/Joe Penney ALGIERS, July 24 - Mali's government and Tuareg-led rebels on Thursday signed an agreement for a roadmap toward securing a broader peace deal to end decades of uprisings in the north.

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The Baltimore Sun

Mali president says wreckage of Air Algerie flight spotted in north

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said on Thursday that the wreckage of a missing Air Algerie flight had been spotted in his country's desert north.

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