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Ebola outbreak spreads to 4th West African country

July 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken on July 8, 2014, Ebola advocacy group Crusaders for Peace, spokesperson Juli Endee, right, educates people on the deadly virus in Paynesville, east of the city Monrovia, Liberia. Ebola, a hemorrhagic fever that can cause its victims to bleed from the ears and nose, had never before been seen in this [&hellip...

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Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash

July 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This photo provided on Friday, July 25, 2014, by the Burkina Faso Military shows a man at the site of the plane crash in Mali. French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the...

No truce, but 12-hour lull in Gaza fighting begins

July 26, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Amidst the morning fog, smoke from an Israeli strike rises over Gaza City, Saturday, July 26, 2014. Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a...

Planes with Ukraine bodies arrive in Netherlands

July 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Graffiti under a railway bridge commemorates the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says he is sending 40 unarmed military police to eastern Ukraine as part of a ramped-up...

Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

July 23, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Saturday, July 19, 2014 photo, photos of deportee Elsa Ramirez and members of her family are displayed in her mother’s home in Tocoa, Honduras. Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when rivals working...

UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

July 23, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, left, shakes hands with Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah upon his arrival in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. The two men were set to hold a joint news conference regarding the...

Rebels release train with bodies from downed jet

July 21, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans, left, speaks during a security council meeting at United Nations headquarters, Monday, July 21, 2014. The council unanimously adopted a resolution demanding full access to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight...

Norway’s Kristoff wins Tour stage; Nibali leads

July 20, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

New Zealand’s Jack Bauer, who rode in the two-man breakaway all of the race, cries after being caught by the sprinting pack in the last meters of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 222 kilometers (137.9 miles) with start in...

Distraught Dutch mother: ‘Send my children home’

July 20, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by Silene Fredriksz-Hoogzand on Sunday, July 20, 2014, shows Bryce Fredriksz, left, and his girlfriend Daisy Oehlers. Fredriksz-Hoogzand, whose son Bryce and his girlfriend Daisy Oehlers were killed when a Malaysian jetliner was...

Iraqi PM condemns jihadis’ targeting of Christians

July 20, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This Saturday, July 19, 2014 photo, shows a displaced Christian girl who fled the violence in Mosul with her family, in the town of Qaraqoush on the outskirts of Mosul. Iraq was home to an estimated 1 million Christians before the 2003 U.S.-led invasion that...