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It was a regular day at the world's busiest airport, complete with the messes and victories of everyday life. On August 28, CNN spent 24 hours at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
4 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester
At least two doctors from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon plan to head to Western Africa to help fight the spread of Ebola. DIED FROM EBOLA WITH LIBERIA BEING THE HARDEST HIT COUNTRY.
8 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
President Barack Obama is consulting Wednesday with military officials about the U.S. counterterrorism campaign against Islamic State militants. The meeting in Tampa, Florida, comes just a day after Obama visited Atlanta to boost the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
The number of hungry people in the world has dropped by 100 million over the last 10 years but one in nine are still undernourished, with Asia home to the majority of the underfed, the UN said on Tuesday. The UN's food agencies said the global number was down over 200 million since the early 1990s, but warned that despite the progress made, "about 805 million people in the world, or one in nine, suffer from hunger."
Mayor Carl Brewer and City Council member Lavonta Williams are planning a trip to Africa later this month to explore trade, education, aviation and government exchange opportunities. The trip, which they are paying for personally and not with city funds, will be from Sept.
Tasting a new menu is great, but tasting a new menu and supporting a breast cancer research I even better. This week Chef Aaron Diener's of DiSotto Enoteca is supporting the Lynn Sage Foundation by launching a new rustic Italian menu at the CHILL Pre-Party on Wednesday, Sept.
The criminal case stemming from a drunken boat ride on the Hudson River that took the lives of a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man is ending. But the case may persist in civil courtrooms for years.
The Obama administration will assign 3,000 American military personnel to West Africa to support local health care systems and to boost the number of beds needed for victims of the epidemic. A Taliban attacker detonates his car bomb next to an international military convoy in Kabul, close to the U.S. embassy, leaving three dead and wounding nearly 20. The president's campaign to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria has broad support among lawmakers but faces skepticism rooted in more than a decade of war.
A group of Nobel peace laureates is appealing to South Africa to grant a visa to the Dalai Lama, who abandoned an attempt to get permission to travel to Cape Town next month. The 14 Nobel laureates said in a statement Monday that the Tibetan spiritual leader withdrew his application for a South African visa after being told he would not get it.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local health care systems and to boost the number of beds needed to isolate and treat victims of the epidemic. President Barack Obama planned to announce the stepped-up effort Tuesday during a visit to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta amid alarm that the outbreak could spread and that the deadly virus could mutate into a more easily transmitted disease.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local health care systems and to boost the number of beds needed to isolate and treat victims of the epidemic. President Barack Obama planned to announce the stepped up effort Tuesday during a visit to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta amid alarm that the outbreak could spread and that the deadly virus could mutate into a more easily transmitted disease.
SA's reaction to Kebby Maphatsoe's CIA comments is a far cry from the tense relationship with the US under Thabo Mbeki, writes Verashni Pillay. The realisation of the US's economic importance to South Africa is one of the factors that has changed the relationship between the two countries.
Shirley and Darryl Peters, who lived in Brandon until 1999, fulfilled a decades-long dream of moving to Africa in 2009 and have opened an adventure lodge in Tanzania. From the harsh winter plains of Manitoba, a couple decided to give up everything to move to the mountainous country of Tanzania.
New York Aquarium is not just rebuilding after Hurricane Sandy. It is actually renovating.
The first Owens Campus Global Understanding Series event was Art Around the World. Shown , Valeriano Canastuj, a web development student; Allison Castellanos, Language Department instructor; and Loren Harmon, an agribusiness management student, follow the instructions for Russian Hohloma painting.
Chinese President Xi Jinping began a weeklong tour of South Asia on Monday, choosing the tiny island nation of the Maldives to tout his vision for a modern maritime "Silk Road." Maldives President Yameen Abdul Gayoom said his country was ready to participate actively in the initiative to create a shipping route from China to Europe via West Africa.
In an innovative move to redefine customer experience for its high-end subscribers across the country, Airtel has launched the Airtel Premier Club, a product designed to offer exceptional and personalized services for customers. The club presents a variety of unique offers and services from the telecom company as well as other partners in various business sectors.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 01:06 pm
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