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It’s Official: Africa Has Just Been Declared Free of Wild Poliovirus

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday declared that Africa was free of wild poliovirus , a landmark in a decades-long campaign to eradicate...

Want a company that lasts? Start a bank or a brewery

tA Japanese company has been building Buddhist temples for almost a millennium and a half.tIt's the oldest continuously operating company in the world, but...

A Young Girl Becomes One With the Sea in This New...

Thousands of miles away from Hollywood, a new heroine is being born. Her name is Isaura. She's from Mozambique,...

A Young Soldier Proves Her Might in a First Glimpse at...

The destinies of two women-one, a soldier; the other, a -become intertwined in C.L. Clark's , The Unbroken, a...

Major airline alliances call on governments for support due to coronavirus

DUBAI (Reuters) - The three major airline alliances - Star, SkyTeam and oneworld - on Monday jointly called on governments and stakeholders to extend...

Montenegro bars gatherings, closes schools, ports and border crossings

PODGORICA (Reuters) - Montenegro barred public gatherings, closed schools for at least two weeks and adopted an array of other measures on Friday, including...

Take Five: Panic stations

(Reuters) - 1/TAPPING THE FED Recent blowouts in dollar swap prices are a sign economic lockdowns across the world are starting to...

Ethiopia confirms its first case of coronavirus

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia has confirmed its first case of the new coronavirus, the country's public health institute told Reuters on Friday. Takele...

Boeing CEO Muilenburg resists multiple calls for resignation

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Boeing () Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg on Wednesday spurned repeated calls to step down by U.S. lawmakers and from the mother...

Boeing CEO pummeled on compensation, 737 MAX flaws at U.S. hearing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co () Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was repeatedly hammered by U.S. lawmakers at a hearing on Wednesday over his compensation...