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Breaking News Tue, 29 Jul 2014
In this Monday, July 15, 2014 photo, a man washes his hands with disinfectant to prevent Ebola infection before entering a hospital in the capital city of Freetown, Sierra Leone. Ebola, a hemorrhagic fever that can cause its victims to bleed from the ears and nose, had never before been seen in this part of West Africa where medical clinics are few and far between. The disease has turned up in at least two other countries - Liberia and Sierra Leone - and more than 530 deaths have been attributed to the outbreak that is now the largest on record.
Africa   Ebola Virus   Nigeria   Photos   Wikipedia: Ebola virus
 The Australian 
Traveller spurs Ebola fears: air, land and sea ports in Nigeria on high alert
Sun 27 Jul 2014
NIGERIAN officials are racing to stop the spread of Ebola after a man sick with one of the deadliest diseases brought it by plane to Lagos, Africa’s largest city with 21 million people. The fact... (photo: AP / Youssouf Bah)
An Italian firefighter helicopter lifts up a passenger from the luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia which ran aground the tiny Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy, Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012. Firefighters worked Sunday to rescue a crew member with a suspected broken leg from the overturned hulk of the luxury cruise liner Costa Concordia, 36 hours after it ran aground. More than 40 people are still unaccounted-for.
Costa Concordia   Costa Concordia disaster   Genoa   Photos   Wikipedia: Costa Concordia
 BBC News 
Costa Concordia wreck arriving in Genoa for scrapping
Sun 27 Jul 2014
The wrecked Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia, is about to arrive in the port of Genoa for scrapping after a two-year salvage operation. Its removal was one of the biggest ever maritime salvage... (photo: AP / Gregorio Borgia)
Costa Concordia parbuckling  Huffington Post  Wed 23 Jul 2014
Costa Concordia Towed Away For Scrap
GIGLIO ISLAND, Italy (AP) — The Costa Concordia cruise liner began its final voyage Wednesday, slowly being towed away from the tiny Italian island where it capsized more than two years ago, killing... (photo: Creative Commons / Rvongher)
Costa Concordia disaster   Costa Concordia salvage   Genoa   Photos   Wikipedia: Costa Concordia disaster § Salvage
A Moon Jellyfish  BBC News  Tue 22 Jul 2014
Jellyfish set for record number of sightings
Wales has been hailed as a jellyfish "hotspot" by researchers who say they could hit record numbers this summer. Mild winters and warm summers have led to more sightings in recent years, the... (photo: Coral Kingdom Photo)
Barrel Jellyfish   Biodiversity   Moon Jellyfish   Photos   Wikipedia: Jellyfish
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A man watches a TV news program on the reward poster of Yoo Byung-eun at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul Orange News Tue 22 Jul 2014
Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead'
21 July 2014, 23:54 Ferry Sinking: Fugitive Billionaire 'Found Dead' Tweet Police are believed to have found the body of a fugitive billionaire wanted after a ferry... (photo: AP / Lee Jin-man)
Photos   Seoul   Sinking of the MV Sewol   Wikipedia: Yoo Byung-eun   Yoo Byung-eun
New Communist Party General Secretary Xi Jinping waves in Beijing's Great Hall of the People Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Baltimore Sun Mon 21 Jul 2014
Cuba hopes for more investment as Chinese president arrives
HAVANA (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping begins a two day visit to Cuba on Monday evening, stirring hopes on the island that China will finally invest in the... (photo: AP / Vincent Yu)
BRICS   Cuba   Photos   Raul Castro
File - A variety of corals form an outcrop on Flynn Reef, part of the Great Barrier Reef near Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Canberra Times Mon 21 Jul 2014
Great Barrier Reef will be 'pretty ugly' by 2050
Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Tourism and Events Queensland The Great Barrier Reef is in the worst state it's been in since records began and will be "pretty ugly"... (photo: Creative Commons / Toby Hudson)
Abbot Point   Coral Reef   Photos   UNESCO   Wikipedia: Environmental threats to the Great Barrier Reef
Shark Fins The Hindu Sun 20 Jul 2014
Airline companies urged to ban shark fin shipments
Shark fin soup may be an Asian delicacy. But the international trade in shark fins is pushing several shark species to the brink, say environmental groups, as they urge... (photo: AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Airlines   Humane Society International   Photos   Shark Fin Soup   Wikipedia: Shark finning
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of Turkey, left, talks to Shimon Peres, President of Israel, right, during a plenary session during the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009. Newsday Sat 19 Jul 2014
Erdogan says Israel more barbaric than Hitler
Related media Travel deals ANKARA, Turkey - (AP) -- Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Israel of "barbarism that surpasses Hitler" during its ground... (photo: AP / Keystone Alessandro Della Bella)
Gaza   Israel - Hitler   Operation Protective Edge   Photos   Wikipedia: Israel–Turkey relations   Wikipedia: Operation Protective Edge
What to know about the 2014 New France Festival The Examiner Fri 18 Jul 2014
What to know about the 2014 New France Festival
From August 6th to 10th, 2014, Quebec’s founders will be honored with the theme Saluting our Builders, a tribute to the first founders who settled on North American soil.... (photo: WN / marzena)
Festivals   France   Military Parade   Photos   Wikipedia: Military parade


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