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By The Dispatch On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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Nat Geo’s ‘Big Cat Week’ starts Monday, Feb 20, schedule details revealed

For millions of years, big cats have stood atop the food chain as treasured icons of the wild. We have a deep, ancient connection with these revered predators. We admire them; we fear them; and now, we need to fight More...

By Sierra Jones On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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EU blocks refugees from Libya, somehow Trump is attacked

During European Union’s latest summit in Malta on Friday to debate and discuss migration into Europe from the sub-Saharan Africa through Libya and across the Mediterranean, President Trump’s new immigration More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Malaria ‘superbugs’ threaten global malaria control

A lineage of multidrug resistant P. falciparum malaria superbugs has widely spread and is now established in parts of Thailand, Laos and Cambodia, causing high treatment failure rates for the main falciparum malaria More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, January 21st, 2017
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Rand Paul, Mike Lee send Trump letter on ‘Constitution’s balance of powers on foreign policy’

In recent years and decades, US foreign policy has been largely taken over by the Executive with the Congress standing idly by, instead of the shared responsibility of the President and Congress as the Founders More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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New Jersey’s Chris Smith, Syrian Christian refugee set to join Open Doors USA for 2017 World Watch List of countries dangerous for Christians

On Wednesday, Jan. 11, at 9 a.m. ET at the National Press Club in Washington, Open Doors USA will announce its 2017 World Watch List, a ranking of the top 50 countries where it is most dangerous and difficult to More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Profitable Business Ideas You Can Start In 2017

France, also known as French Republican, is climbing the stairs of success faster than any other country recently. According to the 2016’s Doing Business ranking of World Bank, France now ranks ahead of Japan, More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 18th, 2016
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Somalia measles outbreak prompts mass public health campaign

The International Organization for Migration (IOM), the UN migration agency announced, along with support with the Government of Japan, launched a mass public health campaign to contain an ongoing measles outbreak More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, December 17th, 2016
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Yemen cholera outbreak tops 10,000

The Ministry of Public Health and Population in Yemen has reported new cases of cholera in Yemen. Image/CIA Since the last update on 6 December, 1173 new suspected cases of acute watery diarrhea/ cholera and 3 additional More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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Anthrax: 18 hippos dead in Zambia’s Luangwa River Valley

In a follow-up to an Outbreak News Today report last month, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) received the following information concerning an anthrax outbreak among hippopotami in Zambia from Dr More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Where You Should NOT Travel For the Holidays

Being able to travel the world is one of the best benefits of being a free citizen. The world has many interesting places to visit. It can be inspiring and awesome to travel and visit some of the most iconic places More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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Piracy activity down in Q3 2016

Piracy activity in the third quarter of 2016 declined in global hotspots compared to the previous quarter. Southeast Asia and the East Africa and Indian Ocean High Risk Area (HRA) both saw drops in reported piracy More...

By Guest Author On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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‘Queen of Katwe’ review: Disney delivers another underdog story worthy of notice

Disney has found yet another true story demonstrating how the human spirit and determination can take one from the depths of despair to the heights of triumph.  Queen of Katwe, opening September 23, 2016, tells More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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King Abdullah talks Islamic State war, US not understanding ‘the rules’ as the battle headed to Libya

Speaking in an interview with CBS’ 60 Minutes in Amman, King Abdullah the Second Bin Al Hussein said the world needs to adopt a “global perspective” in combating Muslim terrorists in both the Middle More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Trump forced to explain Birther stance, offers no apologies ‘I say nothing’ to the black community

As a wrap up to Lester Holt’s section of the first presidential debate on race, the NBC moderator challenged Donald Trump on his longstanding accusation that President Obama was not a U.S. citizen, he was More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Prequel to ‘Mad Max Fury Road’ in pre-production with Charlize Theron starring

George Miller may be back sooner than later with a new film set in the Mad Max universe, this time with Charlize Theron as the chief protagonist. Yes, that’s correct, a Fury Road sequel in the works–but More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, September 4th, 2016
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‘Insanity of God’ chronicles missionary work, Christian persecution and work of Nik Ripken

Fathom Events and LifeWay Films partnered to bring the story of ‘the Ripkens’ to cinemas with the documentary “The Insanity of God,” a shocking examination of life as a missionary. After More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
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The Best Ways to Look for a Job

photo: photologue_np via Flickr Everyone has the goal of having a good job that can help them support their family and accomplish more in life, but finding just the right job that can give you the salary you need More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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From Space Exploration to Securing West Africa’s Food Supply: NASA Makes a Meaningful Difference

NASA’s space exploration projects have allowed scientists to learn about what exists beyond Earth, and have arguably helped inspire schoolchildren everywhere to don space suits and become astronauts after More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, July 18th, 2016
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Hillary Clinton on Baton Rouge shootings: ‘no justification for violence’

After news that three police officers had been killed and several others wounded in a shooting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Hillary Clinton issued the following statement: “Today’s devastating assault on More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, July 17th, 2016
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Brazilian capuchins have been using stone tools to crack nuts for 100s of years: Oxford researchers

New archaeological evidence suggests that Brazilian capuchins have been using stone tools to crack open cashew nuts for at least 700 years. Researchers say, to date, they have found the earliest archaeological examples More...


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