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Tue, 29 Jul 2014
(Photo: AP / Youssouf Bah)Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia
In this photo taken on Sunday, July 27, 2014, Medical personnel inside a clinic taking care of Ebola patients in the Kenema District on the outskirts of Kenema, Sierra Leone....Full Story

Africa Ebola Outbreak   Ebola Virus   Photos   Samaritan's Purse   Wikipedia: List of Ebola outbreaks  

(Photo: WN / Marzena J.)We're putting a forest on a climate-change fast-track
We're putting a forest on a climate-change fast-track...Full Story

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(Photo: UN Photo / Catianne Tijerina)UN allocates $75 million to boost aid operations in the Sahel, Horn of Africa (UN - United Nations) ### ?7610xxx1406142066
UN allocates $75 million to boost aid operations in the Sahel, Horn of Africa (UN - United Nations)...Full Story

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(Photo: AP / Daniel Hulshizer, file)Merck 2Q profit more than doubles
In this Sept. 30, 2004, an unidentified man leaves Merck & Co. headquarters in Whitehouse Station, N.J. Merck says, Thursday, July 17, 2008, it will fund the $4.85 billion settlement designed to resolve tens of thousands of lawsuits related to its Vioxx painkiller, waiving its right to walk away from the settlement dea...Full Story

July 2014 Merck earnings   Medicine   Photos   Stock Exchange   Wikipedia: Merck & Co.  
Foreign hand comes to progeric Prachi's rescue
PATNA: Bihar's Prachi, who is suffering from progeria, has finally got some attention with one of the most prominent research and philanthropic bodies working on this rare disease registering her as a confirmed patient of the disease. The Massachusetts-based Progeria Re...Full Story
SPCA to provide free pet desexing
Starting in August, up to 400 Central Otago cats and dogs may go under the knife for free. | The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has decided to spend money from funding it has received providing free desexing for animals in the region. | Central ...Full Story
15 organizations making a difference: our 2014 Nonprofit of the Year honorees
Digital Producer- Albuquerque Business First | Today, Albuquerque Business First announces the 2014 Nonprofit of the Year honorees. These organizations, 15 in total, are making a profound impact on Albuquerque. | Check out the to see the organizations being recognized, ...Full Story
Save the tiger: The animals bred for bones on China’s tiger farms
There are more tigers in Chinese tiger farms than exist in the wild in the rest of the world. | The tigers are bred for their hides and their bones which are used in a wine. The trade in tiger parts was banned in China in 1993 but it still continues. | The Xionsen Wine ...Full Story
A win for philanthropy and doughnuts as John Kinghorn overturns corrupt conduct tag
Let’s call it a win for philanthropy and the doughnut sector.  | The Supreme Court has overturned a corrupt conduct finding against Rams Home Loans founder John Kinghorn in relation to his involvement with Eddie Obeid and his family in an incredibly...Full Story
Sneak Peek: Lucky's Market's Soft Opening in Ellisville
"We like to say we were local before it was cool," says Lucky's Market co-founder Bo Sharon at the Ellisville soft opening on Tue., July 29. | Now that local produce is "cool," Lucky's is pretty, well, ice cold. The atmosphere of the second Missouri location of the natu...Full Story
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Climate change could cost billions, according to White House
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Northern Ireland's boxers secure at least three Commonwealth Games bronze medals after quarter-final wins
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Tue 29 Jul 2014
Herbert hands economic-development ball to former BYU athletic czar
The Salt Lake Tribune Gov. Gary Herbert named Val Hale as his new director of economic development Tuesday, saying the Utah County business leader and former Brigham Young University athletic director brings a work ethic to the job that will help the state’s economy flo...
Runner's World names St. Luke's running festival charitable partner
Lehigh Valley Runner's World created its October Half & Festival to showcase the region it calls home and now the magazine is deepening its local charitable giving. | Today, the Emmaus-based Rodale Inc. publication announced it has selected St. ...
Chernobyl children still suffering
BBC News For the past 20 years, families in Northern Ireland have given up part of their summer holidays to host children affected by the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster | Since 1994, a charity has brought 3,400 children from Belarus and Ukraine to spend thre...
CB Technologies Named Best Place to Work 2014
PR Newswire CB Technologies, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/CB Technologies, Inc.) | × | CB Technologies, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/CB Technologies, Inc.) | ORANGE, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CB Technologies was recently named as one of the 2014 Best Places to Wo...
'Sabbath' debated in church history
WorldNetDaily Discover Richard Rives’ books, “Time Is the Ally of Deceit” and “Too Long in the Sun,” at the WND SuperStore! | Published: 12 mins ago | ... | Comments | Note: Read our discussion guidelines before commenting. | Richard ...
Central Park Horse Show To Make Inaugural Debut in NYC Sept 18-21 US-Champion Rider Kent Farrington, Dressage Olympian Ashley Holzer, Members of the NYPD Mounted Unit, Kids from the Police Athletic League (PAL), Donald J. Trump and Mark Bellissimo Announce Details of Four-Day Outdoor Equestrian Competition At Press Conference at Tavern on the GreenDetails Revealed on Charitable Beneficiaries, Ticket Availability to Return Olympic-Caliber Event to NYC
PR Newswire Donald Trump and Mark Bellissimo, CEO of Equestrian Sport Productions and owner and publisher of Chronicle of the Horse, joined by youth from the Police Athletic League NYC, feed an apple to NYPD Mounted Unit horse Torch, after announcing that the fi...
Orioles Community Report: Challenger Baseball Fantasy Camp, Casey Cares 5K Run/Walk,
MLB ORIOLES, ORIOLE ADVOCATES TO HOLD CHALLENGER BASEBALL FANTASY CAMP THIS SATURDAY | On Saturday, August 2, Oriole Advocates Challenger Baseball, in conjunction with the Baltimore Orioles, will hold a Fantasy Camp for Kids at Freedom Field in Lake Wate...
Report: Dozens killed, injured in China terror attack
CNN July 29, 2014 -- Updated 1836 GMT (0236 HKT) | (CNN) -- A gang wielding knives and axes attacked civilians, a police station, government offices and smashed vehicles in a restive region of China, the country's state-run Xinhua news agency reported Tu...
British Airways faces lawsuit over ‘child abuse’ by pilot
The Independent British Airways faces a lawsuit over allegations that one of its pilots abused children while  working on charitable projects that it supported in Africa. | First Officer Simon Wood was found dead last year after being charged with separate child ab...
Academy Award Winning Actor And Philanthropist Jeff Bridges Talks Family, Fame And Why, At Heart, ...
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Funding will boost new skate park planned for underneath the Zakim Bridge ramps
The Business Review Courtesty of Charles River Conservancy | A new skate park is planned for North Point Park, underneath the Zakim Bridge. | Reporter- Boston Business Journal  |  | After 10 years of trying, the Charles River Conservancy has landed the final $...
RNCM Gala Dinner Takes in the Magic of Maxim's this Christmas
San Francisco Chronicle Manchester's Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) will host its fourth Gala Dinner on Friday 12 December amid the Maxim’s-inspired set of Lehár’s opera, The Merry Widow. | Manchester, Greater Manchester (PRWEB UK) 29 July 2014 | Since ...
>RNCM Gala Dinner Takes in the Magic of Maxim's this Christmas
Seattle Post Manchester's Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) will host its fourth Gala Dinner on Friday 12 December amid the Maxim’s-inspired set of Lehár’s opera, The Merry Widow. | Manchester, Greater Manchester (PRWEB UK) 29 July 2014 | Since ...
Reflections from Haiti
Huffington Post Since 2010, my company, Elevate Destinations, has been running "Urgent Service" trips to Haiti--helping communities rebuild infrastructure and staging a mobile "leadership camp" for youth. Last week I accompanied ten other volunteers to the island of...
Probably few new bidders will bid today for Bills
Toronto Sun After so much speculation over the past four months, is it really possible that only four first-round bids for the Buffalo Bills will be submitted by today's 5 p.m. EDT deadline? | From the four usual suspects? | Perhaps. More likely, a few new parti...
EnerCom, Inc. To Host The Oil & Gas Conference® 19 August 17-21, 2014 FULL PRESENTER SCHEDULE POSTED+110 PUBLIC OIL & GAS COMPANY PRESENTERSMARKET CAPITALIZATIONS RANGE FROM $9 MILLION TO $250 BILLION
PR Newswire DENVER, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerCom, Inc. will host The Oil & Gas Conference® 19, August 17-21, 2014, in Denver at the Westin Denver Downtown.  The Conference is the oldest and largest energy investment conference hosted in De...
>First Look: Maggie Gyllenhaal in SundanceTV's The Honorable Woman
Seattle Post Philanthropist and new minted member of the British House of Lords Nessa Stein (Maggie Gyllenhaal) has a lot of secrets in SundanceTV's new eight episode spy thriller The Honorable Woman (premiering Thursday, Jul. 31, 10/9c). The least of those may b...
Ludacris To Be Honored At 2014 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards
Vibe Magazine From racking up hits to blockbuster films, Ludacris has earned enough cred for a place in both hip hop and Hollywood. | Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) announced Tuesday (July 29) that the committee would be honoring the rapper/actor with the President's...
Associated Bank, Kellners among new Milwaukee Film Festival sponsors
The Business Review Milwaukee Film | John Axford continued his support of the Milwaukee Film Festival, despite having left the Milwaukee Brewers in 2013. | Digital Producer- Milwaukee Business Journal  |   |  | Milwaukee Film said Tuesday that it has...
First Look: Maggie Gyllenhaal in SundanceTV's The Honorable Woman
IMDb Philanthropist and new minted member of the British House of Lords Nessa Stein (Maggie Gyllenhaal) has a lot of secrets in SundanceTV's new eight episode spy thriller The Honorable Woman (premiering Thursday, Jul. 31, 10/9c). The least of those ...
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