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  • Family of shot man who crashed into cop car seeks public's help

     
    The family of a man who crashed into an unmarked police car after he was shot while driving in Inglewood asked that anyone with information about the crime step forward....
  • Israelis seize boats carrying supplies to Gaza Strip

     
    Israeli blockade of Gaza Strip: Israel’s navy intercepted a pro-Palestinian protest flotilla Friday as it attempted to break a sea blockade around the Gaza Strip. Israeli officials said the takeover of two boats carrying 27 people occurred without...
  • Chinese manager slain during labor dispute at Zambian mine

     
    Chinese manager slain at controversial coal mine: In a riot over a pay dispute, enraged Zambian miners killed the Chinese mine manager, Wu Shengzai, 50, and wounded another representative of the Chinese-owned Collum coal mine, according to Zambian...
  • West Michigan Families to Help Build School in Zambia for Orphans

    Four Hope College Alumni and their young families are bringing new hope to orphans in Africa.   Two families are heading out from West Michigan in July to start up a new school in the rural village of Chongwe, in the country of Zambia. The work...
  • Dramatic rescue of baby elephant, its mother in Zambia

    Dramatic rescue of baby elephant, its mother in Zambia
    Most conservationists would agree that you should not interfere with Mother Nature. But there are exceptions to every rule. Staff and tourists at Kapani Safari Lodge in Zambia were caught by surprise when a mother and baby elephant became trapped in...
  • West MI Groups Help Children in Africa

    West MI Groups Help Children in Africa
    The name of the game is teamwork, as a group of volunteers worked hard all for play in Plainwell. They loaded dozens of poles and playground equipment onto a semi-truck. The 40,000 pound load is headed to Zambia, which is in Africa. "A lot of these kids...
  • HIV and circumcision

    HIV and circumcision
    My downstairs neighbor, eight months pregnant, recently stopped me in the elevator to share her dilemma about whether to have her baby boy circumcised. For a growing number of American parents today -- particularly in urban centers like Los Angeles and...
  • Foreign tourist boards

    For tourist information on selected foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-1234, dial 0 and ask for the number of the country's U.N. mission or...
  • Doubletalk won't pay the AIDS bills

    FIRST LADY Laura Bush is visiting four African countries this week, including Zambia, where I worked in HIV/AIDS programs for six years in the 1990s. We can count on the news media to show us Mrs. Bush touring AIDS programs, welcomed by singing children....
  • China's charm offensive

    THE NORTH OF THAILAND remained little more than a collection of sleepy villages for decades. Today, the region resembles a burgeoning metropolis — a metropolis in China. With trade booming, it has become a way station for ships delivering Chinese...
  • Classic cars for a modern epidemic

    Residents can check out some super cool classic cars in Costa Mesa tonight to help a fledgling university in Zambia, a landlocked African country that's struggling with the AIDS epidemic and poverty. Crevier Classic Cars at 365 Clinton St. is playing...
  • 200 Detained in Crackdown on Climate Protest

    200 Detained in Crackdown on Climate Protest
    COPENHAGEN -- Danish police outnumbered protesters on Sunday, detaining more than 200 people on a second day of demonstrations as environment ministers met for informal talks to advance negotiations on a new pact. Meanwhile, church bells in Denmark and...