Unusually mild weather to remain in northern US

Topic driven playlist After spiking to its warmest February on record, a split signal in the jet stream is preventing cool air from building across the northern United States. The pattern may allow temperatures…

Ethiopia's flagship airline 'contributed to secret arms deals'

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Ethiopia’s flagship airline ‘contributed to secret arms deals’

This article is over 2 years old Official Ethiopia Airlines denies ‘irregular procurement’ of arms during war that began after the toppling of Ethiopia’s communist government in 1991 Ethiopia used its flagship commercial airline…

Electric cars are booming in Europe

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Electric cars are booming in Europe

Written by J, a, cc, st, k, , x, x, y, x, s, o, j, k, i, v, h, g A lack of electric cars has long been an albatross around the necks of…

How the World Cup played into a global power struggle

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How the World Cup played into a global power struggle

It was an uncomfortable moment. Mohamed bin Hammam, who until last week was the head of Qatar’s secretariat of soccer diplomacy, was being grilled by a trio of former Qatar Football Association executives who…

Africa: Are coups making a comeback in Africa?

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Africa: Are coups making a comeback in Africa?

Countries around the world are becoming increasingly adept at using coups to change their rulers. The trend has been most visible in the past year in Madagascar, where activists have staged protests to stop…

Deadly plant ... it's about time | Bee Wilson

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Deadly plant … it’s about time | Bee Wilson

The city council has finally acted to make sure its residents will not be exposed to potentially dangerous cow parsnip, which has been damaging pavements and pavements around housing estates. Most of the current…