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What you need to know about the Ebola virus
The Ebola virus has been all over the news for the past several days due to a deadly outbreak in Africa that has left two American health workers infected and Liberia's top Ebola doctor dead.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Q&A: Ebola Spreads in Africa-and Likely Will Spread Beyond
The Ebola virus has killed a Liberian doctor and infected two Americans in the worst-ever Ebola epidemic, which has now spread to Nigeria.
MTN Continues to Lead the Cruise Market with Transformative...
MTN Communications announces three cruise operators around the world have selected the company for its passenger, crew, corporate communications and content services.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Sohn Fine Art Expanding to Lenox Location
Sohn Fine Art has announced its expansion and move to a new location. Now located at 69 Church St., Sohn Fine Art is currently exhibiting selected works by artists the gallery represents.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Virunga: Stunning Beauty and devastating Violence
More than 14,000 km away from New Zealand, on the border of a mineral-rich, conflict-riddled country known as the "rape capital of the world", there is a national park for which men have laid down their lives.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Morning Briefing -- Thursday
Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp will hold free public piano concerts at the Bennington Center for the Arts at 6 p.m. Solo piano pieces and chorus are performed by students, 7 to 16, from all over the world.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
County 10 News
Lander residents Metcalfe and Woodruff scaled Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania
Woodruff of Lander have summited Africa's tallest mountain, the 19,341 foot Mount Kilimanjaro in the Eastern Rift Mountains of Tanzania.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Chikungunya, Disease Marked By Severe Joint Pain, Is An Epidemic In...
Mosquitoes should be feared. Health officials declared chikungunya an epidemic in Puerto Rico on Thursday and warn the majority of these mosquito-borne virus cases have been reported in the capital of San Juan and its surrounding areas.
National Public Radio
Amid A 'Shimmering' Tension, A Walk Through Israel And The West Bank
Paul Salopek, National Geographic Fellow, looks out over Jerusalem during his seven-year journey by foot from Africa to South America.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
African elephants are the largest land animals on Earth. They are slightly larger than their Asian cousins and can be identified by their larger ears that look somewhat like the continent of Africa.
For Rwanda, more mountain gorillas means more revenues
At the foot of the Virunga Volcanic Mountains, Northern Rwanda, thousands of villagers gather to celebrate the birth of 18 mountain gorilla newborns just meters from the bambooforest up in the hills.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Inside Bay Area
East Oakland school's teachers bring back worldly lessons
While students at Melrose Leadership Academy revel in summer break, teachers have been embarking on learning trips around the world and across the country.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Rio Times
World Press Photo 2014 Tour in Rio de Janeiro
The World Press Photo exhibition at the Caixa Cultural, Centro, is coming to a close on Saturday, July 12th.
International Report Charts Path to Deep Carbon Cuts
Governments around the world are failing in their commitments to address climate change, a group of international science institutions warn in a new report, saying the window to prevent catastrophic warming will soon close.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Long-Term Climate Factors Led Early Humans Into...
Image Caption: A large brain, long legs, the ability to craft tools and prolonged maturation periods were all thought to have evolved together at the start of the Homo lineage in response to the Earth's changing climate; however, scientists now have evidence that these traits arose separately rather than as a single package.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
International undersea filmmaker to speak at Carnegie
The Newnan Carnegie Foundation is bringing filmmaker, author and on-camera talent Natali Tesche-Ricciardi for a visit to the Newnan Carnegie Library on Friday, July 11. Tesche-Ricciardi, whose documentaries have aired on Discovery Channel, National Geographic and Animal Planet, will share some of her favorite film clips, highlighting beautiful deep ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Crisis talks held as Ebola outbreak continues to spread in Africa
Officials from the World Health Organization, as well as health ministers from 11 African nations, convened Wednesday in the Ghanaian capital of Accra as part of an emergency meeting to discuss how to prevent the continent's frightening Ebola outbreak from spreading further.