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EUROZONE CRISIS 
The Eurozone crisis has become a buzzword, but most people are oblivious as to how this will affect them personally. The crisis was sparked by Greece's inability to meet its borrowing obligations, very similar to a situation where you are unable to pay your bank loan due to a job loss or cut in salary. Because of this, many banks who were lenders to Greece are experiencing a cash crunch.

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Libya militias seize Benghazi base
BBC - 9 Hours ago
A special forces base in the Libyan city of Benghazi has been seized by militias, fighters and officials say. The site was captured by Islamist-led militias after days of fighting in the eastern city,
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Israel intensifies Gaza assault
Reuters India - 10 Hours ago
By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant and pounded dozens of other high-profile targets on Tuesday, while Egyptian mediators prepared
Israel intensifies assault on Gaza Gulf Times
Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians … Yahoo! India
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At least 24 dead in Guinea rap concert stampede
Pakistan Today - 5 Hours ago
A stampede during a rap concert on a Conakry beach Tuesday left at least 24 people dead, Guinean hospital officials said. The government declared a week of national mourning after what it called a
24 killed in Guinea concert stampede Dhaka Tribune
At least 24 dead in Guinea concert stampede i24news
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UPDATE 1-Africa operations boost Barclays Africa H1 earnings
Zawya.com - 5 Hours ago
Zawya Islamic Premium Combines Islamic finance, financial intelligence, information on the project opportunities in one package Zawya Islamic Get access to Global Shariah compliant investments, news,
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Kenya calls for border checks amid risk of ebola spread
The Star (Kenya) - 5 Hours ago
THE number of ebola cases in three West African countries as at July 23 stands at 1201, including 672 deaths. The revelation comes amid heightened fear that Kenya risks falling victim to the deadly disease
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Kenya's Equity Bank says H1 2014 pretax profit up 21 pct
Reuters Africa - 5 Hours ago
Chief Executive Officer James Mwangi told a briefing that loans advanced to customers grew 24 percent to 186.5 billion shillings, while net interest income rose 6 percent to 14.02 billion shillings. ($1
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Libyan militants overrun Benghazi special forces base as chaos ...
Reuters - 5 Hours ago
Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people. A special forces officer
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NBA Reportedly Eyeing Charity All-Star Game in South Africa
NBCNews.com - 5 Hours ago
The NBA is considering putting on a charity All-Star game in South Africa next summer.
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PCI Responds to Ebola Outbreak in Liberia with Supplies, Awareness Campaigns
San Francisco Chronicle - 7 Hours ago
International health and humanitarian organization on frontlines of combating the spread of deadly disease. San Diego CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 As the Ebola outbreak in Liberia worsens, PCI (Project
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Ugandan selected to train under NBA coaches in South Africa
Xinhua News Agency - 9 Hours ago
KAMPALA, July 29 (Xinhua) -- Uganda's Edgar Nathan Osiapil is among the top young basketball talent from 20 African countries and regions who have been named to attend the 12th edition of Basketball without
XINHUA - Ugandan selected to train under NBA coaches in South Africa Namibia Press Agency
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Islamists take main military base in Benghazi
MSN Philippines - 10 Hours ago
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Islamists take main military base... Rappler
Islamists take main military base in Benghazi: Libyan army, Islamists News.net
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Egypt deal could pressure Israel
Haaretz - 9 Hours ago
The Palestinian delegation’s trip to Cairo pushes Qatari and Turkish mediation to the side, but the resulting accords could be tough on Israel. A Palestinian delegation of representatives of Fatah, Hamas
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Suspected U.S. Ebola victim in Nigeria had planned to visit Minnesota
Los Angeles Times - 10 Hours ago
His wife, Decontee Sawyer, said that she had spoken to him a week earlier and that he had made plans to be stateside in early August to celebrate the birthdays of two of his three young daughters. She
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Spain evacuates 37 citizens, 10 Portuguese, 3 Poles from Libya
EFE - 10 Hours ago
A total of 60 people, including 37 Spaniards, 10 Portuguese, nine Libyans and three Poles, arrived in this capital on Tuesday on board a Spanish military jet that evacuated them from Libya after violence
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Baioni for Setif (Algeria) project
Hub 4 - 10 Hours ago
Baioni Crushing Plants of Italy are delighted to announce the commissioning of a massive crushing, screening plant for a production of 500 tph in Setif, Algeria. The plant was sold last year to a private
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American dies from Ebola in Lagos
CNN - 11 Hours ago
(CNN) -- Patrick Sawyer had one stop to make before heading home to Minnesota to celebrate his daughters' birthdays: a conference in Lagos, Nigeria. But when he landed in Lagos, Sawyer, 40, collapsed
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Soccer on Hold in Liberia as the Fight Against Ebola Continues
Time - 11 Hours ago
A nurse sprays preventives to disinfect the waiting area for visitors at the ELWA Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, July 28, 2014. Ahmed Jallanzo—EPA A major tournament has been postponed as West African
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UPDATE 1-Obama administration kicks off bid to renew Africa trade program
CNBC - 10 Hours ago
(Adds comment from committee chairman) WASHINGTON, July 29 (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Tuesday pushed for Congress to renew a 14-year-old trade program giving African countries duty-free
Obama administration kicks off bid to renew Africa trade program Find Law
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Ghanaian Social Entrepreneur & Author Offers Crowdfunders Rights to 'Transformers
A.M. Best - 5 Hours ago
Takoradi, Ghana -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/30/2014 -- While he’s still young, Edmund Sagoe has seen an abundance of success that has directly impacted the lives of thousands. Passionate about creating socially-oriented
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Suicide bombers kill at least six in Nigeria mosques—witnesses
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 9 Hours ago
KANO – Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in northeast Nigeria’s Yobe state late Tuesday killing at least six people and injuring several others, witnesses told the Agence France-Press blaming the Boko
Suicide bombers kill at least six in Nigeria mosques The Statesman
Suicide bombers kill at least six in Nigeria mosques: witnesses Manila Bulletin
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24 people die at 'Instant Killers' concert
Times Live South Africa - 5 Hours ago
The government declared a week of national mourning after what it called a "tragic drama" on the beach in the capital city's northern Ratoma suburb where the popular Guinean rap group Instinct Killers
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The Tunisian government has issued a US$500 million bond with US guarantee
Mbendi - 5 Hours ago
The Republic of Tunisia has closed on its offering of a US$500 million sovereign bond issuance guaranteed by the United States of America, acting through the U.S. Agency for International Development
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'Egypt must reopen Rafah crossing'
Press TV - 5 Hours ago
A senior Iranian diplomat says Egypt’s delay in issuing permits for the delivery of Iran’s humanitarian aid to Gaza is “unacceptable”, urging Cairo to immediately reopen the Rafah border crossing. Cairo’s
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Suicide bombers attack 2 mosques in Nigeria
News24.com - 5 Hours ago
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After Iraq, nurses stuck in Libya fresh worry for government
Economic Times - 5 Hours ago
NEW DELHI: As fighting between militias loyal to the Libyan government and Islamist forces escalates, India remains diplomatically hard-pressed to ensure the safe return of close to 6000 Indian nationals
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