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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia are leaving Sunday for Africa, where they will promote girls’ education in Liberia and Morocco before going to Spain. -Michelle Obama’s Perfect Advice On Dealing With ‘Haters’ Their first stop is Liberia, where the first lady will meet with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and have […]

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The Creation of the American Colonization Society In 1816, the American Colonization Society (ACS) was […]

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Nigerian writer Elnathan John took a jab at the United State’s measles outbreak, tweeting, “Our […]

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DALLAS — Some African immigrants in Dallas are worried that the case of a Liberian man […]

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Since the first signs of Ebola appeared in the Guéckédou Prefecture of Guinea, bordering the […]

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Just how bad is the Ebola epidemic in West Africa? By Jan. 20, 2015, there […]

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After largely standing on the sidelines and watching the Ebola epidemic in West Africa grow […]

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  Guinea closed its borders with Sierra Leone and Liberia on Saturday in a bid […]

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ANALYSIS - It is a frightening prospect to have a disease with a 80-90% mortality rate so close to home. People are concerned that once Ebola arrives in the US, people here will get sick and the disease will spread...

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Fear of the Ebola virus has moved a second major West African regional airline, ASKY, […]

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The death toll from the world’s worst-ever Ebola outbreak has risen to 603—with 68 deaths […]

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As the deadly Ebola virus spreads in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, killing 467 people thus […]

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theGRIO REPORT - As the continent of Africa grows, they work hard to shed the label of developing country and become developed...

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NEW YORK (AP) - Naomi Campbell and a perfume company have settled a sour dispute that started over a fragrance line and became part of the backdrop of former Liberian President Charles Taylor's war crimes trial...

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