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US gives ambulances to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola

September 11, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Five ambulances that were donated by the U.S. to help combat the Ebola virus are lined up following a ceremony attended by Sierra Leone’s president Ernest Bai Koroma, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. The United States donated five ambulances Wednesday to help Sierra Leone’s fight against Ebola, as the West African government...

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Islamic State group not an unstoppable juggernaut

September 11, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this undated file image posted by the Raqqa Media Center of the Islamic State group, on Monday, June 30, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, fighters from the Islamic State group parade with a missile in...

Kerry says US will back Iraq against militants

September 11, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi meets with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Kerry is traveling to the mideast this week to discuss ways to bolster the stability of the new Iraqi government and combat the...

Canada finds 1 of 2 explorer ships lost in Arctic

September 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

John Geiger, president of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, holds an iron fitting from a Royal Navy ship, identified as a davit, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Ottawa. The artifact is being noted as the key piece of evidence that led to the discovery of a...

Arab League chief: Confront Islamic State group

September 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sunday, May 29, 2005 file photo, U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew Bickerstaff of Satellite Beach, Florida, uses a tent pole to bat a rock off the Haditha Dam where his unit is based, 220 kilometers (140 miles) northwest of Baghdad. The U.S....

Monsoon rains kill 128 in Pakistan, 108 in India

September 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A migrant Indian worker sits with her children, wrapped in a blanket to keep warm, as they camp on a highway after the area they were living in was inundated by floodwaters in Srinagar, India, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. Heavy monsoon rains have caused flash...

Mystery shrouds US couple’s crash off Jamaica

September 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Jamaican Defence Force members return to Port Antonio Marina in Portland, Jamaica, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, after a fruitless search for a plane that crashed into the ocean a day earlier. Rescue crews searching off Jamaica’s coast on Saturday said they...

Plane with unresponsive pilot crashes off Jamaica

September 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Jamaican Marine Police return to the Port Antonio Marina after a fruitless search for a plane that crashed into the ocean near Port Antonio, Jamaica, Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. A small plane flew down the Atlantic Coast and beyond Friday before finally crashing...

Ukraine cease-fire begins, but US still skeptical

September 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Soldiers of special battalion “Azov” sit in an APC at a checkpoint in the port city of Mariupol, southeastern Ukraine, Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. The Ukrainian president declared a cease-fire Friday to end nearly five months of fighting in the...

US to provide $75M to expand Ebola care centers

September 5, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Health worker’s spray each other with disinfectant chemicals as they worked with a suspected Ebola virus death in Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. As West Africa struggles to contain the biggest ever outbreak of Ebola, some experts say an...