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Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa

July 31, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this March 7, 2015 file photo, a health worker, right, cleans a man’s arm before injecting him with a Ebola vaccine in Conakry, Guinea. An experimental vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea exposed to Ebola seems to work and might help shut down the ongoing epidemic in West Africa, according [&hellip...

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Greece’s Tsipras prevails over rebels at party meeting

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addresses a meeting of his ruling radical left Syriza party’s central committee in Athens, on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Tsipras called for an extraordinary party congress in September, after Greece is expected to seal...

AP Investigation: Filthy Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

This July 27, 2015 aerial photo shows the Rodrigo de Freitas Lake in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. An Associated Press analysis of water quality found dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria from human sewage in Olympic and Paralympic venues. The Rodrigo de...

Man stabs several people at Jerusalem gay pride parade

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A police officer removes a knife from ultra-Orthodox Jew Yishai Schlissel after he stabbed people during a gay pride parade in Jerusalem on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Schlisse was recently released from prison after serving a term for stabbing several people at...

Turkey onslaught on Kurds, after IS attack, fuels anger

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A United States Navy aeroplane about to land at the Incirlik Air Base, in the outskirts of the city of Adana, southern Turkey, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Tanju Bilgic said Wednesday, that an agreement allowing the U.S.-led...

Zimbabwean baffled by foreign concern for killed lion

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Protestors gather outside Dr. Walter James Palmer’s dental office in Bloomington, Minn., Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Palmer reportedly paid $50,000 to track and kill Cecil, a black-maned lion, just outside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. (AP Photo/Ann...

India hangs only man sentenced to die for 1993 Mumbai blasts

July 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Indian Muslims offer special prayers to Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, after their daily late afternoon prayers in the old city of Hyderabad, India, Thursday, July 30, 2015. Memon, 53, an Indian accountant and the only person sentenced to death for his role in the...

China stocks volatile after big fall, Hong Kong rises

July 27, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) BEIJING (AP) — China’s stock market was volatile Tuesday after falling the most in eight years the day before while...

US, Turkey plan for ‘safe zone’ free of IS in northern Syria

July 27, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A man walks by a Ankara Municipality billboard saying that ” living in Ankara is living in tranquility” as Turkish police raide homes in Haci Bayram neighborhood in the capital Ankara, Turkey, Monday, July 27, 2015. Security forces has detained at...

Philippine church accusing Chris Brown faces own legal probe

July 24, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken July 23, 2015, the central temple of the Iglesia Ni Cristo or Church of Christ is seen in suburban Quezon city northeast of Manila, Philippines. A politically influential and secretive Christian church that’s involved in a legal...