Africa

Boko Haram abducts 592 in 2014

December 28, 2014 0

Among them were the 276 schoolgirls abducted from the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State by the sect on April 14. The abduction, which was the first of nine reported kidnappings by Boko Haram this […]

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AirAsia Passenger Jet Missing With 162 Onboard

December 28, 2014 0

A search operation is under way in the Java Sea for a missing AirAsia plane with 162 passengers and crew on board. The flight by the low-cost airline had left the Indonesian city of Surabaya […]

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Angry Police Shun NYC Mayor at Funeral for Slain Officer

December 28, 2014 0

Midway through one of the most heavily attended funerals in the New York Police Department's history, Mayor Bill de Blasio walked past U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and other dignitaries to give his eulogy Saturday […]

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World Leaders Give Christmas Blessings, Denounce Injustices

December 26, 2014 0

After a particularly violent week leading up to the Christmas holiday, world leaders used their yearly holiday messages to heal and speak out against injustices.Bells at the Church of the Nativity summoned the faithful to […]

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In Liberia, Ebola steals Christmas

December 26, 2014 0

The Ebola epidemic has cast a dark shadow over Christmas this year in Liberia, where small businesses are especially feeling the pinch. “This is the worst Christmas we have ever seen,” said Isaac G. Chea, […]

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