Omar Shekhey

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African countries are becoming more dangerous and it's stalling good governance

<b>(CNN) —</b> Terrorism, human trafficking, and corruption are creating a more dangerous continent, which in turn is preventing better governance, a new report revealed.<p>The results of the 2016 Ibrahim Index of African Governance, published by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, show that two thirds of Africans …

The American system mobilises to save itself - again | Politics

For the second time in less than a decade the American establishment - the political, economic, and social titans of the United States' economic and political life - is mobilising to protect a system in crisis, one that could be said without exaggeration to be in danger of collapse.<p>Just as they did …

5 Time-Traveling Chapter Books for Kids Who Love Magic Tree House

For a relatively brief, intensive period, my now 11-year-old was <i>obsessed</i> with Mary Pope Osborne’s Magic Tree House series. He ploughed through book …

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Two bright meteors streak above Earth in new video from space

A meteor shower can be a spectacular sight from dark parts of Earth's surface.<p>Last week, stargazers on the ground were treated to the annual Perseid …

Cassini Prepares For Its Final, Suicidal Mission

In 1997, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft was launched for a journey to Saturn, where it would study our Solar System’s ringed world as never before.<p>It delivered beyond our wildest expectations, presenting breathtaking new views of the least dense planet known.<p>It viewed Saturn in eclipse, discovering two …

Bodies of two dead Florida men discovered at Talladega

The bodies of two dead Florida men were discovered Sunday morning at Talladgea Superspeedway, according to multiple news reports.<p>WIAT.com identified the two as 19-year-old Joshua Douin of Crawfordville, Florida, and 48-year-old James Cook of Tallahassee. The television station said foul play was …