April 19, 2014 22:02 UTC

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A U.S. naval officer talks with a crewman as they stand next to part of the towed pinger locator before its fitted to the defense ship Ocean Shield to aid in her roll in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Perth, Australia, Sunday, Ma

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Pipelines are seen at a gas border delivery station of pipeline operator Eustream in the eastern Slovak town of Velke Kapusany, near the border with Ukraine, April 15, 2014. The gas border station in Velke Kapusany distributes gas from Russia, going throu

Audio Russia Increases Energy Costs for Ukraine

Energy costs rise in Ukraine. Also, U.N. says world must deal with climate change now | As It Is. More

Wind power produces electricity near Nairobi, Kenya.

Audio Kenya Moves Forward with Nuclear Power Plans

Kenya wants nuclear power by 2025. Also, food shortage severe in Mali | As It Is More

A soldier walks past damaged buses following an explosion at a bus park in Abuja, Nigeria,  April. 14, 2014.

Audio Boko Haram Suspected in Nigeria Terror Attack

Attack in Nigeria Kills More Than 70. Also, Christians observe Holy Week | As It Is More

Woman holds  poster from the Boston Marathon bombing memorial.

Audio Congress Praises Response to Boston Bombing

Bombing one year ago caused deaths and injuries. Also, U.N. warns Muslims in C.A.R. of danger | As It Is More


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