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Cuba's war on Ebola
Full Article Al Jazeera
20 Oct 2014

Earlier this month, the Washington Post reported: "In the medical response to Ebola, Cuba is punching far above its weight." While the world stood accused of "dragging its feet" following the onset of the epidemic, the Post noted, the diminutive island had "emerged as a crucial provider of medical expertise in the West African nations hit by...

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In this Thursday, Sept. 24, 2014 photo, nurse Dalila Martinez, trainer of the Cuban medical team to travel to Sierra Leone, practices proper disposal at a training camp, in Havana, Cuba.
photo: AP / Ladyrene Perez, Cubadebate

updated 06 Oct 2014; published 06 Oct 2014
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Cuba's response to the Ebola epidemic - RT discussion with George Galloway and Bernard Regan CSC
updated 30 Aug 2014; published 11 Aug 2012
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[Full documentary] CUBA: Defending Socialism, Resisting Imperialism [2010]
updated 02 Sep 2014; published 09 Sep 2007
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John Stossel questions Michael Moore on Cuban Health Care
updated 17 Sep 2014; published 17 Sep 2014
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Cuba's medical officials to help West Africa fight the Ebola Virus - EL REPORTS
updated 04 Sep 2014; published 20 Jun 2013
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Cuba's DIY Inventions from 30 Years of Isolation
updated 02 Feb 2014; published 08 Aug 2012
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Fidel Castro & Nuclear War - Cuba
Joko Widodo sworn in as Indonesia's new president
Full Article Boston Herald
20 Oct 2014

JAKARTA, IndonesiaJoko Widodo completed a journey from riverside shack to presidential palace on Monday, cheered through the streets following his inauguration by tens of thousands of ordinary Indonesians in a reminder to the opposition-controlled parliament of the strong grass-roots support that swept him to power. The 53-year-old must make...

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo, center, shouts "freedom"
photo: AP / Dita Alangkara

updated 18 Oct 2014; published 18 Oct 2014
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A Message From the PM - President Joko Widodo Inauguration
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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Joko Widodo takes office as Indonesia′s new president 조코위 인니 대통령 취임…"정치경제
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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Joko Widodo sworn in as Indonesian president
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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Joko Widodo sworn in as Indonesian president
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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Joko Widodo Sworn in as Indonesia's New President
updated 16 Jun 2014; published 16 Jun 2014
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Indonesia Presidential Debate 15 June 2014, Joko Widodo-Prabowo Subianto-part2
Small avalanches hamper final search for Nepal storm survivors
Full Article Yahoo Daily News
20 Oct 2014

By Rupam Jain Nair KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Small avalanches hampered the search for Nepali porters and guides missing for six days after a devastating Himalayan storm, officials said on Monday, as rescue crews began to scale back the hunt for survivors of a disaster that killed 40 people. Nearly 600 people have been rescued from the popular hiking...

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In this handout photo provided by the Nepalese army, rescue team members carry avalanche victims to safety at Thorong La pass area in Nepal, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
photo: AP / Nepalese Army

updated 14 May 2014; published 14 May 2014
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13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche
updated 12 Jul 2012; published 12 Jul 2012
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Search for missing climbers after deadly Alpine avalanche
updated 09 Jan 2009; published 09 Jan 2009
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Inside the 1996 Everest Disaster - Ken Kamler
updated 22 Apr 2014; published 22 Apr 2014
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Angry Sherpas To Ditch Mount Everest Following Tragedy
updated 18 Apr 2014; published 18 Apr 2014
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Avalanche On Mount Everest Kills 12 in Worst Climbing Disaster in Mountain's History
updated 21 Dec 2013; published 21 Dec 2013
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Nepali Adventurers Who Climbed Everest, Paraglided Down, Kayaked to Sea Revisited -- Beyond the Edge
File - A C-130 Hercules aircraft drops pallets of supplies in Shah Joy district, Zabul province, Afghanistan, Jan. 25, 2012.
photo: US Navy / MCS2 Jon Rasmussen

updated 14 Oct 2014; published 14 Oct 2014
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Kurds Left Helpless as Kobane Falls to Islamic State: Turkey's Border War (Dispatch 1)
updated 16 Oct 2014; published 16 Oct 2014
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Battle For Kobane, ISIS Versus YPG Kurds
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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BREAKING: US airdrops for Kurds battling IS in Kobane
updated 30 Sep 2014; published 30 Sep 2014
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US Coalition & Turkey Completely Failing Kurds In Kobane
updated 11 Oct 2014; published 11 Oct 2014
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New footage claims to show ISIS fighting Kurdish forces in Kobane latest
updated 20 Oct 2014; published 20 Oct 2014
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Kurds watch Kobane battle on Turkish hilltop
Hope for ‘spare human parts’ as intestine is grown in mouse
Full Article The Independent
20 Oct 2014

A segment of human intestine has been grown in laboratory mice for the first time as part of research that could one day produce transplant “spare parts” for repairing diseased tissues and organs using a patient’s own skin cells. The miniature intestine grew from a single stem cell to the size of a fingertip and was able to carry out many of the...

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A mouse looks on at an Argentine laboratory in Buenos Aires, Thursday Jan. 8, 2004. This laboratory develops transegenic mice with modified neurological genes that can be used to study possible treatments for diseases such as Parkinson's and schizophrenia.
photo: AP / Natacha Pisarenko

updated 29 Aug 2013; published 29 Aug 2013
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Miniature 'human brain' grown in laboratory
updated 19 Oct 2011; published 19 Oct 2011
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Digestive System -Human Body for Kids-How Body Works- makemegenius.com
updated 16 Feb 2014; published 16 Feb 2014
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Human Lung Grown in Texas Lab
updated 26 Oct 2012; published 26 Oct 2012
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OMG!! Bodybuilder's Colon Contains 10 lbs of MEAT WORMS!!
updated 18 Feb 2014; published 18 Feb 2014
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Human Lungs Grown In Lab, In 4 Short Weeks
updated 14 Apr 2014; published 14 Apr 2014
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Science to Grow Replacement Vagina's

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The Independent
The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo will hit the UK tonight, bringing gales and torrential rain lasting into Tuesday for much of the country. Forecasters at the Met Office have issued...
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WorldNews.com
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling It is easy to forget that there are no maps of the world, only maps of worldviews.(1) And even though blind materialism and economic...
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Huffington Post
Helping Our People Excel, Inc. (HOPE) is a grantee partner of Let Girls Lead that works to ensure the Educational, Social and Economic Empowerment of Liberians with a special focus...

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, talks with his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk in Sopot, northern Poland, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009.
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WARSAW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed to Poland's then leader that they divide Ukraine between themselves as far back as 2008, Poland's parliamentary speaker Radoslaw Sikorski said in an interview published by the U.S. Politico...
photo: AP / Alik Keplicz
Pope Francis waves to faithful after celebrating his first Easter Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, March 31, 2013.
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The war’s not over. But make no mistake, the Vatican synod paved the way for significant changes to come in the lives of gay and divorced Catholics. As the prelates pack up to leave Rome after the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops, there seems to be...
photo: AP / Andrew Medichini
A police officer looks on as people hold portraits of family members who were dissidents killed during the dictatorship of former Gen. Augusto Pinochet outside La Moneda government palace in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday July 21, 2010.
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SANTIAGO (Reuters) - The ex-mayor of an upscale Santiago neighborhood was arrested on Monday in connection with an investigation into human rights crimes committed during General Augusto Pinochet's 1973-1990 dictatorship of Chile. Cristian Labbe, a...
photo: AP / Roberto Candia
Fereidoun Abbasi Davani, Iran's Vice President and Head of Atomic Energy Organization delivers a speech at the general conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, at the International Center, in Vienna, Austria, Monday, Sept. 17, 2012.
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Anadolu Agency/Getty ImagesSupreme Leader of Iran Ali Khamenei (L) meets with Iranian president Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Iran on July 14, 2014. See Also VIENNA (Reuters) — Iran has still not implemented all the nuclear transparency measures it had...
photo: AP / Ronald Zak
Noon Briefing guests: Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Margaret Chan, and the United Nations System Coordinator, Dr. David Nabarro, to brief on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
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ABUJA, NigeriaWater laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff. Doctors who survived Ebola in Nigeria credited heavy doses of fluids with saving their lives as the World Health Organization declared the country Ebola-free...
photo: UN / Eskinder Debebe
Monica Lewinsky walks past a television cameraman as her attorneys William Ginsburg, second from left(ss2)
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She addressed a large crowd at the Forbes’ Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia on Monday morning, starting her speech with the words, “My name is Monica Lewinsky – though I’ve often been advised to change it,” which...
photo: (AP Photo) / Charles Rex Arbogast
Olympian Oscar Pistorius, foreground, stands following his bail hearing, as his brother Carl, centre, and father Henke, right, look on, in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. Pistorius fired into the door of a small bathroom where his girlfriend was cowering after a shouting match on Valentine's Day, hitting her three times, a South African prosecutor said Tuesday as he charged the sports icon with premeditated murder. The magistrate ruled that Pistorius faces the harshest bail requirements available in South African law. He did not elaborate before a break was called in the session.
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A judge will pass sentence on athlete Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday (local time) for killing his girlfriend after one of the most sensational murder trials in South Africa's history - and the decision could fuel controversy over the state of the...
photo: AP / Masi Losi-Pretoria News