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Thieves in Paris dug through the catacombs and pilfered $300,000 of grand cru wine.
In the last two years, Afghanistan has been facing unprecedented challenges. However, several major development projects have initiated, launched or completed. But the government has failed to deliver its promises. Thousands of Afghans died in violence.
The PBS series Poldark shows the heyday of Cornwall's tin-mining industry. But in the late 20th century, that industry collapsed
This is Day 78 of my 100 Days in Europe series. As I research my guidebooks and make new TV shows, I'm reporting on my experiences
An estimated 5 million people in the country live in areas littered with the hidden indiscriminate weapons.
"The city is a hostage in their hands, the situation is dangerous." The ultra-hardline Sunni Muslim group in May seized the
"As long as I still have my hands, I will not stop this work," he says, "not even for a moment."
2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpg We're turning mines to vines that truly build roots of peace by making farmland usable again.
It would be futile to ask the people of Melos if the mines pollute the environment and injure public health. They do both
Vegas may not be considered the most family-friendly destination, but if you get creative, you can make sure the little ones end up with an unforgettable trip. And we don't mean that in a Hangover kind of way.
The suffering, disability, and poverty that results from Laotian civilians being maimed by U.S. ordinance is massive and no amount of aid can bring back the individuals killed by these bombs, nor the quality of life for individuals who are now injured.
There is no better way to support a peaceful and stable future for a democratic Libyan state than to help them in coming to grips with their turbulent past by promoting a safe and secure environment in which to do so.
We are painfully aware of one cruel, ironic fact of the Sahel food crisis: many acres of fertile fields are littered with landmines and explosive remnants of war, rendering them too dangerous for seeding.
In order to survive, one must make certain sacrifices to appease Tío, the devil-like figure that the miners idolize.
Just two weeks after a dramatic rescue of 33 miners in Chile, two miners have been killed in the same region, reports the
   What "deregulation" actually means Ahem. Seriously, though, I've been pounding this point for a few months now -- Democrats
"There is unfortunately a population of employers that prioritize profits over safety and knowingly and repeatedly violate
Until we see some serious structural changes in the coal industry, it is going to continue doing what it has been doing: trading death for profit.