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Nigerian leader: New order to free abducted girls

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday May. 1, 2014 file photo, Women attend a demonstration calling on government to rescue kidnapped school girls of a government secondary school Chibok, in Lagos, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that “everything must be...

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Pro-Russian crowd storms police HQ in Ukraine port

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Ukrainian National Guard troops guard a checkpoint outside of Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, May 4, 2014. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a statement on his Facebook page that an “antiterrorist operation” was being executed...

Mideast airline Etihad offers bed and bath suites

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An Etihad Airways official stands inside a mock-up first class cabin, at a training facility in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, May 4, 2014. Etihad Airways, a fast-growing Mideast carrier, laid out plans Sunday to offer passengers who find...

Kerry urges steps to ensure democracy in Africa

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, second left, applauds a local dancer prior to speaking prior to speaking about U.S. policy in Africa at the Gullele Botanic Garden in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Saturday, May 3, 2014. America’s top diplomat said the U.S....

Kenya gov’t: 3 killed in 2 blasts at Kenyan coast

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People stand near to a bus with windows shattered after an explosion, in Mombasa Kenya, Saturday, May, 3, 2014. At least three have been confirmed dead and several others injured in twin explosions in the coastal city of Mombasa, Kenya, police said on...

Aussie millionaire primes for political spotlight

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, Australian billionaire Clive Palmer speaks during a news conference in New York, about his intention to build the Titanic II. Palmer is a larger-than-life Australian multimillionaire whose headline-grabbing projects include...

Aussie millionaire primes for political spotlight

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, Australian billionaire Clive Palmer speaks during a news conference in New York, about his intention to build the Titanic II. Palmer is a larger-than-life Australian multimillionaire whose headline-grabbing projects include...

Ivory Coast tries ecotourism to save chimpanzees

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this File photo taken on, Feb. 21, 2004, a boy looks at chimpanzees in a fenced-off area at the Ivory Coast National Zoo in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Once a thriving population, chimpanzees in Ivory Coast have experienced a 90 percent decline in...

Ukrainian unrest spreads; dozens dead in Odessa

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This image made from AP video shows people carrying a scaffolding frame through fires on the ground in Odessa, Ukraine, on Friday, May 2, 2014. Deadly clashes took place in the southern Ukraine port of Odessa on Friday, triggered by Ukraine’s offensive...

Police get extra 48 hours to question Gerry Adams

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A man adds the finishing touch to a newly painted mural of Gerry Adams on the Falls Road, West Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland, Friday, May, 2 2014. Police continue to question the Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams at Antrim police station about the...