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5 Ways Drones Could Help In A Disaster Like The Boston Marathon Bombing Plus three robots that are already saving lives.

Yesterday, the President of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Michael Toscano told U.S. News: “Whether it is in response to a natural disaster or a tragedy like we saw in Boston, [unmanned aerial systems] can be quickly deployed to provide first responders with critical situational awareness in areas too dangerous or difficult for manned aircraft to reach.” read more

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

By Simon Tesfamariam read more

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Policy Promises and ILUC Implications Facing the Global Biofuels Industry

Join the Sustainability, Policy and ILUC Conference at the World Biofuels Markets Congress and Exhibition read more

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Investors Applaud Hershey’s Vow To Source 100% Certified Cocoa By 2020

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David Disiere Southlake Aviation Awarded $32-Million Damages in Congo Gold Smuggling Case

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NASA Lands Car-Size Rover Beside Martian Mountain

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New CDC studies point to better practices in timing, testing, and retention of patients in HIV anti-retroviral drug treatment (ART) in Africa

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Libyan Prime Minister ElKeib Visits the White House

President Barack Obama meets with Prime Minister Dr. Abdurrahim ElKeib of Libya in the Roosevelt Room of the White House March 7, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) read more

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President Obama Discusses the “Good-News Story” of Ghana

President Barack Obama and Professor John Evans Atta Mills, President of the Republic of Ghana, hold a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office, March 8, 2012.(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) read more

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Leahy Ties Egyptian NGO Raids To U.S. Aid

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt., chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on the State Department and Foreign Operations) is the architect of the new conditions on U.S. military aid to Egypt, which he included in the State Department’s budget bill for Fiscal Year 2012. Egyptian military leaders are in Washington today (Friday) for consultations with U.S. defense officials and others. His statement today follows: read more

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VIP Communications Releases 2012 Africa Cup of Nations Expat Survey Report

Expats predict Ghana to win Cup, Drogba projected as MVP, Senegal seen as red card prone, according to report from leading international calling service provider read more

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