Africa

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Project C.U.R.E. Won’t Send Staff To Ebola Hot Zone

One routine is changing for a charitable organization in the Denver metro area as Project C.U.R.E. won’t be sending staffers to countries battling Ebola.

10/25/2014

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Colorado Test For Ebola Could Speed Up Diagnosis To 10 Minutes

Inside the Corgenix lab in Broomfield, revolutionary research is taking place on Ebola.

10/14/2014

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Fort Carson Soldiers Could Be Sent To Liberia

Some of the 1,400 soldiers being sent to Liberia to help fight the spread of Ebola could come from Colorado’s Fort Carson.

10/01/2014

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Boulder Man Evacuates From Liberia As Ebola Continues To Spread

A Boulder man has just arrived back in the United States after leaving Liberia and he’s worried about his wife who remains in the Western African country where ebola is a major concern.

08/31/2014

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Colorado Nonprofit Seeks Donations To Assist With Ebola Outbreak

A nonprofit that’s shipping medical supplies to doctors and medical teams battling the Ebola virus in western Africa is asking for a simple everyday item: duct tape.

08/01/2014

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The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To Know

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.

07/31/2014

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Evergreen High Grad 1 Of 2 Americans Who Contracted Ebola Virus

A graduate of Evergreen High School is one of two Americans who have contracted the Ebola virus.

07/28/2014

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Colorado Drones Used To Protect Elephants And Rhinos From Poachers

A Colorado man is teaching African park rangers to fly drones to combat poachers. Chris Miser, the owner of Falcon Unmanned, has teamed up with the World Wildlife Fund in an effort to protect elephants and rhinoceros.

06/30/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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