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  1. ACT Speech to Waikato Conference: Race has no place in lawRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... s once held this position. John Minto once led a movement devoted to fighting the legal privileges of whites in South Africa. He is now a candidate for the Internet-Mana Party, an organisation

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  2. Vegas' other wildlife: Animal and aquatic attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Habitat at The Mirage. The white cubs - (L-R) Madiba, Freedom and Timba-Masai - were born in Johannesburg, South Africa and are on display daily from noon to 4 p.m. The lions' names, all chosen by Siegfried and Roy, have their own significance. ...

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  3. DIA chief: US less safe than "several years ago"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hot Air

    ... officials warned of several simultaneous threats to the United States emanating from the Middle East and Africa. Asked if the United States is generally now safer than it was two or even 10 years ago, Flynn said, "My quick answer is we're not." ...

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  4. Save the Animals: David Chancellor's Powerful Photographs of Conservation EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Time

    ... must be maimed to be saved. That's a measure of just how dire the present has become for the rhinos and elephants of Africa. After years of relative calm, trafficking in species like elephants and rhinos doubled from 2007 to 2013, largely to meet ...

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  5. Oil Sending Libya Down Somalia's Route To RuinRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    ... being. Libya's importance is more immediately concerning. Libya is Europe's neighbour and the gateway in and out of Africa through which people, weapons, drugs and other illicit trade are beginning to pass as untroubled passage can easily be ...

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  6. Beyond the curtain of pomp and pageantry in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Perspective

    ... for the removal of the age-old TWP oligarchy, a suppressive regime that was second to the apartheid system of South Africa. What is embarrassingly jejune about the President is her state of mind that is contaminated by revenge so much so that she is ...

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  7. On Native GroundCHRISTIAN Neocons Want a Whiter WorldRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... at the "is it really true" points about your dad, stepdad, mom, grandparents, grandmother, their tribal attire in Africa, etc. Keep in mind that I told my buddy - knowing his personality - that it is curious that having millionaire trust fund babies ...

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  8. On Native GroundBACHMANN and Perry: the Products of a Post-Logical AmericaRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Parenti said his book is the product of six years of traveling and reporting in war zones and failed states from east Africa to central Asia. He was working what was to be a book on the past decade of war in Afghanistan, but as it turned out, that ...

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  9. Volunteer Teen Rapes Orphans during Mission TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | International Business Times

    A missionary volunteer is facing a life in prison as he was found guilty of raping orphans during his missionary trip in Africa.

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  10. Shakira is 'pregnant with baby number two': Singer thrilled to be expectingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... They met four years ago when Pique appeared in the music video for Shakira's hit song Waka Waka (This Time for Africa). Last time we saw Shakira, she was kicking off the closing ceremony of the 2014 Brazil World Cup in all kinds of hot, sexy and ...

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  11. Comstock Center to present art exhibitRead the original story

    Sunday | Nevada Appeal

    ... the state's history. They also include more recent immigrants from all parts of North America, Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Asia. The exhibition will run Aug. 1 through Sept. 28 at the Comstock center, 20 N. E. Street, Virginia City. Hours ...

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  12. 'The Mandela of white people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Iol.co.za

    ... people's soporification become tragically visible. July is Mandela Month, a period during which the Republic of South Africa celebrates the life of the first democratically elected president of the country. Nelson Mandela is many things to many ...

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  13. In a world of sectarian violence, what can be done?Read the original story

    Saturday | Hays Daily News

    ... in Mosul is only one of many competing news stories of religious and ethnic violence across the globe, from northern Africa to the Middle East to the Ukraine. Tragically, people in many parts of the world are drowning in rivers of blood shed in the ...

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  14. How pursuit of good life dominates ethical conscience in AfricaRead the original story

    Saturday | In-depth Africa

    ... not for their sakes, but for his own goodness and protections. As man's will dominates this religious philosophy in Africa, he seeks to manipulate things to his advantage. If man indeed is a centre of traditional religion in Africa and South Sudan ...

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  15. FDC MPs refuse to contribute to partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | New Vision

    ... Criminal Court on behalf of the Palestinian justice minister accusing the Israeli army of "war crimes"... South Africa''s port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum''s return to Africa after 16 ...

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  16. US firm to deliver HIV/AIDS services in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | New Vision

    ... Criminal Court on behalf of the Palestinian justice minister accusing the Israeli army of "war crimes"... South Africa''s port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum''s return to Africa after 16 ...

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  17. End of the Holy month of RamadhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | New Vision

    ... Criminal Court on behalf of the Palestinian justice minister accusing the Israeli army of "war crimes"... South Africa''s port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum''s return to Africa after 16 ...

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  18. News of the day From Across the Globe, July 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | SFGate

    ... country on Tuesday. It is the first case of Ebola to be confirmed in Nigeria since the current outbreak began in West Africa earlier this year. Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said all ports of entry in the country are now on "red alert" ...

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  19. Soninke Buffet: Wings Made of Recycled Slats and Inspired by the Tribal Patterns of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Inhabitat

    Soninke by Davide G Aquini is a buffet with wings that are entirely covered with slats that are used to shield furniture during the lacquering process.

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  20. The Bend of PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Foreign Policy

    ... from rising state-to-state tensions in Asia and Europe to escalating sub-state violence in the Middle East and North Africa. Moreover, technologies and capabilities once confined to states are moving beyond their control. The result is an ...

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