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2014/10/29 22:29
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Central Ohio Man Discusses The Fight Against Ebola At Its Source In Liberia Rick Neal is a father with a background in international aid. For the last several years, he's been here in Columbus,...
2014/10/29 22:29
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2014/10/28 05:15
2014/10/28 05:15
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You've heard plenty about the sex trade with the upcoming Super Bowl, and for good reason. But forced labor is even more prevalent here. A new study from the Urban Institute sheds light on how bad the...
2014/10/27 05:30
2014/10/27 05:30
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Probably only 5 percent of the human skulls at Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre are Tutsi. The rest are Hutu and Congolese A new BBC documentary has sparked international debate about the facts of the...
2014/10/26 07:53
2014/10/26 07:53
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Volunteers fearless in face of risk U.S. military personnel will construct Ebola treatment units and fly cargo across Liberia but will not directly treat Ebola patients or come into contact with...
2014/10/24 08:45
2014/10/24 08:45
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BEIRUT: For decades, aid groups have assumed they know what's best for refugees and the poor; a growing body of evidence suggests they're wrong. Both academic research and practical experience, such...
2014/10/21 04:13
2014/10/21 04:13
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Science is knowledge based on facts derived from observation and experimentation. At least that's what the so-called "scientists" and "dictionaries" and "people throughout history" want you to...
2014/10/20 15:48
2014/10/20 15:48
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Bill Maher once again made his feelings about radical Islam clear on “Real Time with Bill Maher.” Earlier in October On Friday Maher discussed the case of Asia Bibi, a woman in Pakistan who was found...
2014/10/19 10:53
2014/10/19 10:53
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The hard part comes next, not that things haven’t been hard already. Rick Neal’s difficult conversations began almost the moment he started thinking about hopping on a plane to western Africa to help...
2014/10/17 14:29
2014/10/17 14:29
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This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson William Spindler - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 17 October 2014, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. As...
2014/10/17 11:33
2014/10/17 11:33
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The weekend highlights include top dramas, football and Halloween fare. Here are a few programs to keep in mind: "60 Minutes," 7 p.m. Sunday, CBS Were Christians killed in the Colosseum? No,...
2014/10/17 06:21
2014/10/17 06:21
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... Companies work to treat victims, slow spread As U.S. hospitals and airports confront the unfolding Ebola crisis, companies with a presence in New Jersey are making donations to help those stricken...
2014/10/16 15:26
2014/10/16 15:26
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UN warns the world has 60 days to get Ebola crisis under control The United Nations has warned the world must get the Ebola crisis under control within the next 60 days or face an unprecedented...
2014/10/16 15:26
2014/10/16 15:26
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Ebola crisis: US airline places six crew on paid leave amid Ebola concerns US low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines says it has placed six crew members on paid leave for 21 days "out of an abundance of...
2014/10/16 02:05
2014/10/16 02:05
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A group dedicated to resettling refugees saw its plans for a proposed Athens site stalled this week after the U.S. Department of State denied its request. International Rescue Committee Executive...
2014/10/15 07:03
2014/10/15 07:03
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Outside, in the war-zone state of Unity, citizens say they are too fearful to venture, frightened of revenge attacks in a civil war that entered its leventh month Wednesday. "We are so tired here,"...
2014/10/13 12:17
2014/10/13 12:17
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DisasterReady.org is an online training platform that provides disaster responders with free access to over 400 state-of-the-art e-learning courses and other training tools covering all aspects of...
2014/10/13 11:29
2014/10/13 11:29
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As the fight against Ebola takes center stage in international media circles, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the International Rescue Committee, (IRC) Hon. David Wright Miliband on Thursday 9th...
2014/10/11 21:09
2014/10/11 21:09
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Similar precautions are being taken in the US, with screening under way at New York’s JFK airport and checks at some other airports due to start in the next few days. Teams equipped with thermal guns...
2014/10/10 21:45
2014/10/10 21:45
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The preparation process – known as winterization – involves providing refugees with blankets, mattresses, stoves and fuel vouchers, and is particularly aimed at those living in Lebanon’s coldest...
2014/10/10 20:32
2014/10/10 20:32
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The founder of the popular Greek yogurt brand Chobani has committed $2-million to address the refugee crisis along Turkey’s borders, a rare gift amid near silence from private philanthropists in...
2014/10/29 22:29
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