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  1. Bindra/UNICEF, via ReutersPregnant With Ebola Thomas Eric Duncan, the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Beast

    ... we do know seems particularly grim. Only one study, a 1999 report from an outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 1995, has examined the condition. Belgian and local researchers reported on the outcomes of 15 pregnant women who were ...

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  2. roberto_a_ferdmanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... is offline; in Ethiopia, almost 98 percent; in Tanzania, more than 95 percent; and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, just under 95 percent. Most of the world's offline population, some 64 percent, live in rural settings, where poor ...

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  3. Precious Metals Mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... .. Report Scope The report contains an overview of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's diamond mining industry together with the key growth factors and restraints affecting the industry. It also provides information about reserves, production, ...

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  4. Factbox: The worst Ebola outbreak on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... ected origin is forest bats. The virus was first identified in 1976 in what is now known as Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  5. Ebola vaccine will not be ready until March: WHORead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... a and Nigeria. The worst outbreak since the virus was discovered in 1976 in what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  6. U.S. troops head to Africa for Ebola missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... the Ebola virus, which is not related to the outbreak in West Africa, is occurring in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. As of Sept. 28, 2014. The Army's 101st Airborne Division, based at Fort Campbell, Ky., will provide about 700 of the 1,400 ...

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  7. Clinton Global Initiative, GSMA and Ooredoo Unite to Connect Women in ...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... date, including 12,000 interviews and 84 focus group sessions across China, Columbia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria and Turkey. In partnership with A.T. Kearney, the GSMA will ...

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  8. Magenta JungleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    ... For his multimedia installation The Enclave , Mosse documented the ongoing civil war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo using Kodak Aerochrome film. A discontinued 16mm film stock, Aerochrome was first developed for military surveillance ...

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  9. Ebola fast factsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... but not in humans. The first human outbreaks occurred in 1976, one in northern Zaire (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) in Central Africa: and the other, in southern Sudan (now South Sudan). The virus is named after the Ebola River, where the ...

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  10. The Ebola virus: What is it?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CFRB

    Ebola virus disease and Ebola hemorrhagic fever are both caused by several types of ebolavirus, four out of five of which have a very high fatality rate. The virus was first identified near the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the summer of 1976.

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  11. Ebola virus diagnosed in the U.S.: What you need to know about the disease and outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... put you at risk. Ebola was first discovered in 1976 near the Ebola River in what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Outbreaks have popped up throughout Africa since then, the most recent one in March. The latest outbreak is spreading in ...

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  12. Research and Markets: East African Cement Industry Production and Investment Forecast 2013-2018Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... countries in East Africa is presented. The country analyses include Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania. The analysis concludes by identifying and summarising the key trends and opportunities within ...

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  13. Ebola facts from the Alabama health department as awareness efforts ramp up in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... Ebola was first identified in 1976 near the Ebola River in the country now known as the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Family and friends of an Ebola patient that were in direct contact with the person who was infected with the virus. If you have ...

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  14. PA Resources AB: PA Resources Confirms Final Audited Reserves and ResourcesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    ... conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), Equatorial Guinea, United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. PA Resources is producing oil in West Africa ...

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  15. Africa: Major Producers Threatened As More African Countries See Oil BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria could face threats of being overtaken by other producers if the World Bank's proposed African Gas Initiative in Angola, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon and Cote d'Ivoire, continues to go forward. Though the African reserves are currently dominated by Nigeria, Algeria and Libya, which collectively accounted for almost 72 percent of the region's reserves in 2013, large gas finds in particularly Mozambique and Tanzania could turn these countries into a force to reckon with in the global energy industry.

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  16. PA Resources confirms final audited Reserves and ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    ... conducts exploration, development and production of oil and gas assets. The Group operates in Tunisia, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), Equatorial Guinea, United Kingdom, Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. PA Resources is producing oil in West Africa ...

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  17. In pictures: Top Boxing Films of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... ionship match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. The fight was held in Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo) on October 30, 1974.

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  18. Katanga Mining Week in the DRC: Crucial Industry Meeting with Expo and Technical WorkshopsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... mining companies of the DRC," says Nicole Smith, we also attract companies and investors from South Africa, Zambia, Congo Brazzaville and France, participating in the increasing globalisation of the region." The exhibition will showcase the ...

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  19. Ebola is in America: Dallas man is diagnosed with disease AFTER...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... The CDC says 'Ebola was first discovered in 1976 near the Ebola River in what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo' Ebola symptoms can include fever, muscle pain, vomiting and bleeding, and can appear as long as 21 days after exposure to the ...

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  20. Gorilla FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2013 | LiveScience

    ... gorillas are the world's largest primate. Mountain gorillas live in Rwanda, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on green, volcanic mountains. Lowland gorillas live in the forests of central and western Africa in Equatorial Guinea, ...

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