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Jul 03, 2014

Coastal winds intensifying with climate change, study says

Summer winds are intensifying along the west coasts of North and South America and southern Africa and climate change is a likely cause, a new study says... #Africa #South America

Jul 03, 2014

Coastal winds intensifying with climate change, study says

Summer winds are intensifying along the west coasts of North and South America and southern Africa and climate change is a likely cause, a new study says... #Africa #South America

Jul 22, 2014

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

(AP) -- In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Mo... #Israel #Syria #Iraq #West Africa #Africa #Central Asia #Libya #Boeing #Ethiopia #Hamas #Al-Qaeda #Somalia #Malaysia Airlines #Federal Aviation Administration #Muammar al-Qaddafi #Crimea #Tel Aviv

Jul 24, 2014

Air Algérie crash brings week's airliner death toll to 450

Airliner comes down in north Africa with 116 on board, including 51 French, after departing Burkina Faso for Algiers An Algerian aircraft carrying 110 passengers and six crew crashed in northern Africa early on Thursday with the apparent death of all... #Africa #Algiers #Algeria #Mali #Burkina Faso

Jul 23, 2014

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

(AP) -- In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Mo... #Israel #Syria #Iraq #West Africa #Africa #Central Asia #Libya #Boeing #Ethiopia #Hamas #Al-Qaeda #Somalia #Malaysia Airlines #Federal Aviation Administration #Muammar al-Qaddafi #Crimea #Tel Aviv

Jul 23, 2014

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

(AP) -- In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Mo... #Israel #Syria #Iraq #West Africa #Africa #Central Asia #Libya #Boeing #Ethiopia #Hamas #Al-Qaeda #Somalia #Malaysia Airlines #Federal Aviation Administration #Muammar al-Qaddafi #Crimea #Tel Aviv

Jul 24, 2014

Air Algérie crash brings week's airliner death toll to 450

Airliner comes down in north Africa with 116 on board, including 51 French, after departing Burkina Faso for Algiers Continue reading..... #Algeria #Mali #Burkina Faso #Africa #Algiers

Jul 20, 2014

Mosquito virus contracted by 3 LIers while traveling abroad

A tropical infection with a tongue-twister name has been transmitted to a Florida man by a mosquito in that state, while three Long Island travelers contracted the same virus in the Caribbean and returned home debilitated in recent weeks. Investigato... #Caribbean #Florida #Africa #South America #Southeast Asia #Tanzania #North Shore University Hospital #Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jul 18, 2014

Tunisia putting squeeze on extremism after attacks

(AP) -- Tunisia's prime minister has announced a crackdown on networks recruiting people to fight jihad abroad and on imams who incite violence, after 14 soldiers were killed in one of this country's deadliest attacks in recent years. An extremist gr... #Syria #Iraq #Al-Qaeda #Tunisia #North Africa

Jul 14, 2014

Man claims kingdom so daughter can be princess

(AP) -- A Virginia man says he has claimed a kingdom in Africa so his daughter can be a princess. Jeremiah Heaton told the Bristol Herald Courier (http://bit.ly/1rcQHtp) that he recently trekked to a small, mountainous region between Egypt and Sudan ... #Egypt #United Nations #Africa #Virginia #Sudan #Bristol #University of Richmond
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