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Thursday Aug 21 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Elder Elijah Hamm

Elder Elijah Hamm recently returned home after successfully completing a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), World News, Africa, Grantsville, UT

Thursday Aug 21 | CBS Local

Movie Review: 'Island of Lemurs: Madagascar'

The lemurs are among the earliest of primates, having coexisted with dinosaurs millions of years ago and then outlived them by plenty.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Agriculture

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Scientific American

Fieldwork: Tiny Bones to Pick

The three Land Rovers pause while John Flynn consults the device in his hand. "Is the GPS happy?" someone asks him.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Yahoo!

Plucky Madagascar car maker hopes to shift up a gear

For a start, only a dozen are built each year, by hand, on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar and none are exported outside the impoverished nation.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Yahoo!

Plucky Madagascar car maker hopes to shift up a gear

For a start, only a dozen are built each year, by hand, on the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar and none are exported outside the impoverished nation.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Fri Aug 08, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Madagascar: Endnote Collaborates With Science Hack Day to Bring Global Event to Madagascar

Thomson Reuters EndNote, the leading software for researchers, librarians and students to manage bibliographies, citations and references, today announced a collaboration with Science Hack Day - a global grassroots movement aimed at empowering scientific innovation--to bring the event to Africa.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

Wed Aug 06, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

The Black Plague Returns

Researchers in a laboratory in the Madagascan capital Antananarivo in Sept. 2004.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Arab Times

Women in Malagasy lured to Middle East

Less than a year later she was dead, her body flown home to a husband asking questions about her slave-like work conditions in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Thomas Friedman: It's not easy being a country anymore

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – I've been arguing that the big divide in the world these days is between the world of order and a growing world of disorder.

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Related Topix: World News, Piracy News, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

South China Morning Post

'Slaves' in the Gulf: Malagasy women lured to Middle East

MADAGASCAR, Antananarivo : Women from Madagascar lured to the Middle East to work as domestic servants often return home to denounce horrific, slave-like working conditions.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News,

The Newberg Graphic

Madagascar is eye-opener for SHS graduate - Tuesday, 29 July 2014 01:00

Kara Leavitt took a path less traveled following her graduation from Sherwood High School in 2007: After earning a degree in biology/animal science from Oregon State University in 2011, she joined the Peace Corps and spent two years in Madagascar.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Madagascar Travel, Africa Travel, Oregon State University, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Mali Travel

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Switched

This Woman's First Visit To The Ocean Reminds Us Of The Beauty All Around Us

Many of us take nature's beauty for granted. We tan at the beach with the sole intention of getting "crispy," often forgetting the absolute elegance and grandeur of the big blue.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Bryce Pinkham and More Join Broadway Sings Its Heart Out Tonight at Joe's Pub

The Tony-nominated co-star of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, Bryce Pinkham , will co-host Broadway Sings Its Heart Out tonight with Jake Lacy , known for his portrayal of Pete Miller on NBC's "The Office," and as co-star of this summer's acclaimed film Obvious Child and upcoming star on HBO's "Girls".

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Related Topix: The Office, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Obvious Child, Jake Lacy, World News, Africa

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