Africa's Deadwood: The gold rush is on in Uganda

...Gumisiriza, a greying 50-year-old who controls scores of young miners he calls his boys, used to import second-hand clothing before he acquired patches of land to mine gold."To remove us from here, they will have to bring tear gas, and we are...
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Hungary opens trains for migrants, but only to camps

...with no sewage drain that was supposed to provide sufficient drinking water for the entire 3,000-member camp. Discarded clothing lay everywhere.The question of how to manage the crisis was hotly debated Thursday in Brussels at meetings between European...
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Biking, hiking Kennecott's abandoned mines

FAIRBANKS - Tires flung mud in our eyes and rain soaked every layer of clothing. The descent made our brake rotors too hot to touch, the metal sizzling in the wet conditions.Rapidly descending 4,000 feet...
Perseverance announces new Drama School offerings

...of Alexander Technique as applied to daily activities such as walking, sitting and standing. Layered, loose, comfortable clothing is recommended. For more information about Alexander Technique, visit:
Search suspended for Colorado man missing from campsite

...Forestry helped troopers search the campsite and lake but did not find the man. She says none of the man's gear was missing but a trail of clothing was found between the tent and lake.The active search was canceled Sunday evening.
Hitchcock conquers Fat Dog ultra

...racers have to take mandatory daytime and nighttime gear, from clothing to survival blankets and 2 liters of fluid that must be with...jacket, long running trousers or leggings, additional midlayer clothing, and a warm hat and gloves. Race directors also recommended...
Man in yellow shirt is focus of Bangkok bombing probe

...about whether the violence was politically motivated, since one group of previous protesters was known to wear that color of clothing. But officials have not linked the attack to Thai politics.In the morning, investigators surveyed the damage as police...
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On the Trails: Learning to see the natural world more deeply probing flowers like the other insects but gradually sidling up to a feeding fly and pouncing on it! Wolf in sheep's clothing! Not a real fly, but a predatory wasp.That simple observation could lead on - to finding out the identification of the...
Around town for Wednesday, Aug. 05

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., Sheep Creek Trail. Bring food, water, waterproof clothing and hiking boots. No dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m., Resurrection...
'They destroyed me. They just killed me'

...sexually abusing and dissolving the bodies of some 100 children in acid. Families identified their children from scraps of clothing left behind or by the snapshots he took of each of them before their death. Later sentenced to death, Iqbal killed himself...
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