United Way – Our Work: Stabilizing Families

Aug 07, 2014 No Comments

United Way is working to stabilize families in our community by addressing essential needs like housing, food, safety and employment. Marcia Fink, director of our Stabilizing Families impact area talks about our approach to service in this area.…

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Boko Haram seeks publicity with caliphate

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

The United States has described the group as the strongest-ever Islamist threat with its “apocalyptic end of days” ideology.…

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WHO staffer with Ebola taken to Germany as France halts flights

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

A World Health Organization (WHO) employee who has contracted Ebola arrived in Germany Wednesday, the first patient with the virus to be treated in the country, officials said.…

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Exam shock as Knut issues strike notice

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

Teachers Wednesday said they will strike, to coincide with the start of national examinations, over their long-running pay dispute with the government.…

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Chinese involved in all of Africa’s ivory smuggling: Report

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

A Chinese is involved in every seizure of ivory in Kenya and other countries in Africa.…

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Boy tells how police shot dead cousin, 14

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

A 10-year-old boy has narrated how his cousin was brutally killed by policemen when they raided their home in Maweu village, Kwale County, last weekend.…

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Firm on the spot over land deals

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

A company named in the allocation of thousands of acres in Lamu County was by Thursday unable to explain how it obtained two allotment letters with varying lease agreements for the same land.…

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<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2014-08/27/c_133590814.htm’ target=’_blank’>China, Vietnam call truce on maritime tensions</a>

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

China and Vietnam will avoid any actions that might worsen their disputes on maritime issues, Chinese and Vietnamese officials agreed in Beijing on Wednesday.…

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<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2014-08/27/c_133590869.htm’ target=’_blank’>President Xi’s envoy to attend Turkish president’s inauguration</a>

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s special envoy Chen Lei, minister of water resources, will attend the inauguration ceremony of new Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday, at the invitation of the Turkish government.…

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<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2014-08/27/c_133590877.htm’ target=’_blank’>President Xi meets with PM of Antigua and Barbuda</a>

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

President Xi meets with PM of Antigua and BarbudaChinese President Xi Jinping(R) meets with Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 27, 2014.…

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<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2014-08/27/c_133590860.htm’ target=’_blank’>Chinese vice premier meets Turkmen president on broader cooperation</a>

Aug 27, 2014 No Comments

China is ready to deepen cooperation with Turkmenistan in energy, transportation and infrastructure, said Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli on Wednesday.…

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