Africa

Nancy Pelosi kente cloth
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Jeff Katz
June 18, 2020 - 3:17 pm
The kente cloths worn by Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats were originally worn by African slave traders. Oops! Click here to read more.
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A woman reacts after getting a nasal swab taken to test for the coronavirus in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, Tuesday, June 16, 2020.
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June 16, 2020 - 10:43 am
A drug offers hope even as virus cases rise in Africa, Asia
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August 22, 2019 - 3:16 pm
By JAMEY KEATEN Associated Press GENEVA (AP) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan African nations. Thursday's vote by a key committee at the World Wildlife...
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August 06, 2019 - 1:14 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Military prosecutors in Virginia said Monday that they want to add allegations of sexual misconduct to their murder case against a U.S. Marine and a Navy SEAL who are among those blamed for the 2017 hazing death of a U.S. Green Beret in Africa...
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Jeff Katz
June 11, 2019 - 4:51 pm
Hundreds of illegal aliens from Democratic Republic of Congo - which is in the midst of an ebola crisis - have arrived in the streets of San Antonio, Texas this week. Not only are they stuck in the streets, they do not speak English and according to local reporter, the city is desperate for...
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May 16, 2019 - 2:30 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A U.S. Navy SEAL pleaded guilty Thursday to hazing and assault charges for his role in the 2017 strangulation of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa. Adam Matthews entered the plea at a special court-martial hearing at Naval Station Norfolk in...
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October 12, 2018 - 1:11 pm
By DINO HAZELL , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump says she loves President Donald Trump and has "much more important things to think about" than allegations he cheated on her with a porn star, a Playboy Playmate or anyone else. Mrs. Trump, who was interviewed by ABC while touring...
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October 05, 2018 - 2:49 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Melania Trump briefly lost her footing when a baby elephant startled her with a sudden move, but the first lady was anything but out of step when children at an orphanage welcomed her to their home with African song and dance. It didn't...
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July 16, 2018 - 4:19 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama says Kenya is making progress in getting the government and opposition to work together. Obama, on his first visit to Africa since stepping down as president, on Monday praised President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga for...
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