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Throughout my time in the U.S. Senate, I have met many Kentucky families whose greatest joy is to open their hearts and their homes to children through international adoption.
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Yesterday, NPR posted a new episode of Planet Money , all about refugees and their place in the world economy.
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Members of the Red Cross provide information on Ebola to residents in Conakry, Guinea on April 11, 2014 at the start of the largest Ebola outbreak in history Given the fact that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now urging Americans to avoid non-essential travel to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, which are battling the largest ... (more)
Adoption advocates from around the world are hopeful that an African summit that convenes in Washington on Friday will help bring an estimated 350 orphans home from the Congo.
A story is told of how the children of the late president of Zaire now the Democratic Republic of Congo daily flew from Zaire to France to attend classes.
Besides Sierra Leone, which the worst affected, the virus has spread to other West African countries like Liberia, Guinea and Nigeria Ebola virus disease is a severe, often fatal illness, with a death rate of up to 90%.
Obama meets with members of Congress on foreign policy Thursday in the Cabinet Room of the White House.
GOMA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - Maria crosses what is left of her legs and leans back against the wall of her UNHCR-issued tent.
Drug-resistant malaria parasites are now firmly established in border regions in four Southeast Asian countries, imperilling global efforts to control the disease, experts warned on Wednesday.
The Zeidlers' adopted Congolese daughter Amida, 4, is in foster care in Congo while they wait for the country to issue exit letters..
Joseph Ngwawi Features Correspondent The SADC region is poised to become a major continental source of energy if current plans to boost generation capacity are implemented.
Charles Tupper secondary student Joshua Yu, 15, holds one of the 350 painted lady butterflies he bred for Sunday's mass release at Sixth and Main.
Argentina is likely to default barring a last-minute breakthrough in negotiations with hold-outs or a court order.
BUSIA. A group of 27 people who were last week deported from neighbouring Kenya are stranded at Busia Border Post.
Locals watch workers with Doctors Without Borders as they disinfect after leaving a private clinic, where they've been working to combat the spread of the Ebola virus, Teldou, Guinea, July 10, 2014.
FEMALE genital mutilation. Rape. Prostitution. Child labour. Coming out. Bullying.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:05 am
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