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William and Kate set to visit Uluru

William and Kate will tour the popular tourist attraction - also know as Ayers Rock - that is a sacred site for the area's Aboriginal people.


Related Topix: Canberra, Australia Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Biden heads to Kiev to meet Ukraine leaders

Vice President Biden will begin a two-day visit to Ukraine on Monday amid growing anxiety in Washington that Russia President Vladimir Putin will press to grab more of eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel, Vladimir Putin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker

CBC News

Canada's official gift store only for the political elite

Foreign Minister John Baird, left, offers a gift to Mustafa Abdel Jalil, chairman of Libya's National Transitional Council, in Tripoli in late 2011.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Libya,

Times Herald

Holy days converge in packed Old City Jerusalem

Palm fronds and wooden crosses clutched in their hands, throngs of Christians have spent Holy Week retracing the last steps Jesus took before his death and resurrection in the ancient Old City of Jerusalem, while hundreds of thousands of Jews have made their own pilgrimages for the eight-day holiday of Passover.


Related Topix: Israel Travel, Jerusalem, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Life, Holidays, Passover, Israel, World News, Middle East

Canadian Space Agency boss insists his appointment does not spell militarization

The head of the Canadian Space Agency, a former top general, insists his appointment as president last August does not signal the militarization of the federal department.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Canada, NASA

WBUR-AM Boston

Pope Francis, Huge Crowd Joyously Celebrate Easter

Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous day, Pope Francis stood under sunny skies before a flock so numerous they overflowed the flower-bedecked St. Peter's Square.


Related Topix: Europe Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Italy Travel

Aesthetics-minded Americans decry Paris love locks

A newly wed couple rest on the Pont des Arts in Paris, Wednesday April 16, 2014.


Related Topix: France, World News, Paris, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Paris, MS, Italy Travel

Hampshire Chronicle

Royals attend Easter church service

Thousands of well-wishers turned out to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge mark Easter Sunday by attending a traditional church service in Sydney.


Related Topix: Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel, Pacific Travel

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Best of England in Hall of Fame

An exhibition showcasing the best of England, from the Beatles to Bakewell pudding, will open on St George's Day.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Inventions, Science / Technology

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Crawfish: Born on the Bayou

In 2011, I was intrigued by the scandal that broke when a visiting New Orleans journalist noted that the shellfish in the lobster salad at the venerable Manhattan gourmet shop Zabar's was actually crawfish.


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Vancouver Sun

Passengers on Vancouver-to-Edmonton flight must watch out for measles, warn health officials

Health officials in Edmonton are warning passengers who arrived in the city on a flight from Vancouver earlier this month that they may have been exposed to measles.


Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Alberta, Canada Travel


Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?

It's Sunday, and 15,000 people are seated in the enormous arena-like church, fanning themselves against the dusty humid air in Nigeria.


Related Topix: Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Mali Travel, HIV/AIDS, Health, Nigeria, World News,


Reports: 'Security threat' forces plane to remote airfield

A potential security threat forced a Delta flight to land at a remote airfield in Denver on Friday, Reuters and Fox News reported.



FBI questions Delta flight passengers

The FBI questioned passengers from a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Denver on Friday after a potential security threat.


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Fri Apr 18, 2014

4 questions about missing Malaysian plane answered

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pray at a hotel conference room in Beijing, China, Friday, April 18, 2014.


Related Topix: Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, World News, China, China Travel, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, Beijing, China Travel

SARS revisited? Sharp jump in cases, hospital outbreaks raise MERS concerns

For some of the scientists and doctors who helped the world battle the 2003 SARS outbreak, the recent rapid rise in human infections in several Middle Eastern countries caused by a cousin virus is creating a sense of sharp unease.


Related Topix: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Health, Medicine, Saudi Arabia Travel, United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

WINK-TV Fort Myers

US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely.


Related Topix: us Travel, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat

Forth One

Vice-Principal Rescued From Ferry Found Hanged

Kang Min-Kyu, 52, was one of more than 300 teachers and students on board the Sewol ferry and was reported missing on Thursday night.


Related Topix: Seoul, South Korea Travel, South Korea Travel, Asia Travel, South Korea, World News,

New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

The half dozen kids - that is, baby goats - that arrived last week at Pine Island Farm were the latest additions to the Vermont Goat Collaborative, a project that brings together new Americans hungry for goat meat with dairy goat farmers who have no need for young male animals.


Related Topix: us Travel, Agriculture, Science

Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

Cranes wait near the buoys installed to mark the sunken ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea, Friday, April 18, 2014.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea Travel, Asia Travel, Boat Disaster, Education Etc.,