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AllAfrica.com
Minister Mohammed Says Nigeria Deserves More World Heritage SitesAlhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture says the country b
Minister Mohammed Says Nigeria Deserves More World Heritage Sites
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture says the country boasts of numerous sites with special cultural, physical attributes to qualify them for listing as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The minister spoke on Saturday at the third... Read more
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The Columbian
With no males, these butterflies are evolving into separate speciesThey are so beautiful, these man-eaters. In Nairobi, the heart of Kenya, withi
With no males, these butterflies are evolving into separate species
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
They are so beautiful, these man-eaters. In Nairobi, the heart of Kenya, within what scientists call a hybrid zone for butterflies, two subspecies of the African queen have no males. That’s because the females are infected with a bacterium known as... Read more
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The Verge
Dog eat dog: is a troubled expedition to Kenya causing the Smithsonian to devour its young?This time last year, Kris Helgen was climbing high. Helgen, curator of mammals
Dog eat dog: is a troubled expedition to Kenya causing the Smithsonian to devour its young?
The Verge / Posted 15 days ago
This time last year, Kris Helgen was climbing high. Helgen, curator of mammals at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) in Washington, DC, was about to lead a team of scientists up Mt. Kenya, the second highest... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
SATURDAY OLYMPICS UPDATE: Celebrations, controversies and world records1:05 a.m. An officiating controversy threatened to spoil the party atmosphere
SATURDAY OLYMPICS UPDATE: Celebrations, controversies and world records
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 17 days ago
1:05 a.m. An officiating controversy threatened to spoil the party atmosphere at the beach volleyball venue late on the first day of competition. China and Switzerland split two very close sets and the Chinese team of Wang Fan and Yue Yuan led... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relayalso adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relay
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
also adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session. She's also competing in the semifinals of the 100 butterfly, but we'll have more than an hour to rest up between races. Manuel leads off for the Americans,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relayalso adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relay
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
also adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session. She's also competing in the semifinals of the 100 butterfly, but we'll have more than an hour to rest up between races. Manuel leads off for the Americans,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relayalso adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session
Ledecky to anchor US 4X100m freestyle relay
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
also adding Dana Vollmer, who'll be doing double duty in the late-night session. She's also competing in the semifinals of the 100 butterfly, but we'll have more than an hour to rest up between races. Manuel leads off for the Americans,... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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Boston Herald
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic openerlocal): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third
US men rout China 119-62 to win Olympic opener
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
local): The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team began its charge toward a third straight gold medal with a 119-62 rout of China on Saturday. Kevin Durant scored 25 points and Demarcus Cousins added 17 for the win. Durant and Carmelo Anthony... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
WSMV Nashville / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdropp.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit
Rio's Olympic cauldron a popular selfie backdrop
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
p.m. Rio's downtown cauldron has become selfie central. A day after it was lit to formally open the games, thousands of Rio's residents have been taking turns snapping images of themselves in front of the Olympic flame. Residents such as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kadaga to Market Karamoja in USAKampala — The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has advised the Karimojong t
Kadaga to Market Karamoja in USA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Kampala — The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has advised the Karimojong to get organised and start producing beads and other cultural jewellery in bulk to be exported to the United States of America. While opening the annual national cultural... Read more
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KERA North Texas
At These Museums, Tragedy Is A History LessonLast week, NPR Ed rounded up our favorite children's museums — places dedicated
At These Museums, Tragedy Is A History Lesson
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 days ago
Last week, NPR Ed rounded up our favorite children's museums — places dedicated to letting kids learn in kid-friendly exhibits. That got us thinking about a different kind of museum: the ones that teach about the toughest episodes of history. How do... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
At These Museums, Tragedy Is A History LessonLast week, NPR Ed rounded up our favorite children's museums — places dedicated
At These Museums, Tragedy Is A History Lesson
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
Last week, NPR Ed rounded up our favorite children's museums — places dedicated to letting kids learn in kid-friendly exhibits. That got us thinking about a different kind of museum: the ones that teach about the toughest episodes of history. How do... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preserve Uganda Museum,Speaker Kadaga Tells GovernmentKampala — The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, has directed the minist
Preserve Uganda Museum,Speaker Kadaga Tells Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Kampala — The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, has directed the ministry of Tourism to block the sale of the Uganda Museum, saying it is a national asset which should be preserved. While commissioning the first national cultural fair at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Marcus Garvey Kin to Be Inducted Into Kikuyu CultureA great grandson of pan Africanist Marcus Garvey is set to be inducted into the
Marcus Garvey Kin to Be Inducted Into Kikuyu Culture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
A great grandson of pan Africanist Marcus Garvey is set to be inducted into the Kikuyu culture. His induction is also expected to boost cultural tourism. Mr Cristobal Marcus Garvey is expected to arrive in Nyeri on Monday ahead of an induction... Read more
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KERA North Texas
It Takes A Village To Determine The Origins Of An African Proverb"If you want to go fast, go alone; but if you want to go far, go together." Th
It Takes A Village To Determine The Origins Of An African Proverb
KERA North Texas / Posted 25 days ago
"If you want to go fast, go alone; but if you want to go far, go together." That was one piece of advice passed along at the just-concluded Democratic National Convention. The words were spoken by New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who said he was quoting... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
It Takes A Village To Determine The Origins Of An African Proverb"If you want to go fast, go alone; but if you want to go far, go together." Th
It Takes A Village To Determine The Origins Of An African Proverb
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
"If you want to go fast, go alone; but if you want to go far, go together." That was one piece of advice passed along at the just-concluded Democratic National Convention. The words were spoken by New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who said he was quoting... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Africa: Up close and wildopen-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the
Africa: Up close and wild
Chatham Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
open-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the fear give way to excitement. That’s one of dozens of moments you’ll experience on safari in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. In fact, after entering the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Africa: Up close and wildopen-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the
Africa: Up close and wild
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 26 days ago
open-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the fear give way to excitement. That’s one of dozens of moments you’ll experience on safari in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. In fact, after entering the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Africa: Up close and wildopen-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the
Africa: Up close and wild
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 26 days ago
open-sided Land Rover and continues on its hunt with seven other lions does the fear give way to excitement. That’s one of dozens of moments you’ll experience on safari in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. In fact, after entering the... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
New on the streets of Yellow Springs, Pokémon GoWhile the sight of people walking and staring down at their phones may be a sig
New on the streets of Yellow Springs, Pokémon Go
Yellow Springs News / Posted 27 days ago
While the sight of people walking and staring down at their phones may be a sign of our smart phone-obsessed times, walking around and staring at a phone in service of catching cute little monsters is a relatively new phenomenon. Yellow Springs,... Read more

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