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11 killed in South African storm in a month

Sina 24 Feb 2021
24 (Xinhua) -- A total of 11 people have been killed by the rains in the past month in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Province while others have been left homeless, a local official ...
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Deputies in Orange County, Calif., argued over whether to stop Black man before fatally shooting him

Finger Lakes Times 19 Feb 2021
The deputies, part of a detail that specializes in homelessness issues, are seen trying to stop Reinhold from walking away before wrestling him to the ground ... The shooting echoes the 2015 death of a Black man named Charly "Africa" Keunang, who was mentally ill and homeless.
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Inman native, Jacob Ebersole, preaches to 30,000 in Kahama, Africa

Spartanburg Herald-Journal 19 Feb 2021
“I can’t go to Africa, but I can help people in Spartanburg.”. Duncan and his fiancé, Amber Searcy, spend most Saturday mornings passing out Bibles, food, and information on overcoming addiction to the homeless that will often gather on South Church Street in Spartanburg.Traveling to Africa, coming home.
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O.C. deputies argued over whether to stop Black man before fatally shooting him

The Los Angeles Times 18 Feb 2021
The deputies, part of a detail that specializes in homelessness issues, are seen trying to stop Reinhold from walking away before wrestling him to the ground ... Affluent Orange County town roiled by police killing of Black homeless man ... The shooting echoes the 2015 death of a Black man named CharlyAfrica” Keunang, who was mentally ill and homeless.
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Homeless Fort Worth Teen To Play College Football Without Ever Playing A Varsity Game

CBS Sports 06 Feb 2021
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington Heights High School senior, Leslie Adindu, signed his letter of intent this week to play college football ... “I couldn’t throw it,” Adindu said ... They thought maybe he moved back to Africa ... He became homeless after he and his father got into a fight, and his father moved out of state.
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Rest in peace, Keegan Peterson

Business Insider 22 Jan 2021
Marijuana plants grow near a road in the Rif region, near Chefchaouen, Morocco, August 11, 2008 ... Hello, ... He was also a frequent mentor to other cannabis industry entrepreneurs, won numerous cannabis industry awards, was a volunteer with Project Homeless in Denver, and sponsored children in Africa through Compassionate International ... Policy moves ... ....
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Family of Black man shot dead by Orange County sheriff’s deputies sues

The Los Angeles Times 17 Dec 2020
The department, in a response to a Times public records request, identified the deputies as Eduardo Duran and Jonathan Israel, two homeless services deputies assigned to the city ... The shooting echoes the 2015 death of a Black man named CharlyAfrica” Keunang, who was mentally ill and homeless.
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Councils vow to defy UK rule on deporting migrant rough sleepers

The Observer 10 Dec 2020
Benjamin Morgan, who runs a rights project for homeless migrants at the Public Interest Law Centre, said ... One 38-year-old migrant rough sleeper from east Africa, who has been street homeless for three years, said he feared being rounded up and detained as a result of the new rules.
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Fama Thiam had reason to abandon her basketball dream, instead she fulfilled it

The Arizona Republic 26 Nov 2020
Left homeless after coming to the U.S. from Africa, Fama Thiam found a way with the help of an Arizona foster mother to achieve her basketball dream ... .
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10 ways to provide adequate housing in the COVID-19 era

Beijing News 24 Nov 2020
In Canada, COVID-19 cases and deaths have been concentrated in nursing homes, homeless shelters and other overcrowded housing situations ... Thousands of homeless people in England were offered hotel rooms, while South Africa commandeered schools and stadiums as shelters.
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The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) continues pandemic relief initiative with over $9.8 million in new grants

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 19 Nov 2020
In Greece, is providing mobile laundry services—and employment opportunities—to people experiencing homelessness. In countries across Africa, Asia, and Central and South America, grants focus on enabling local providers to offer critical medical care ... in 10 countries across Africa.
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'This is our truth': the world's first graphic novel made by homeless people

The Observer 17 Nov 2020
“It is easy to look down on homeless people,” says former rough sleeper Mitchel ... Now he’s one of the contributors to what is being described as the world’s first graphic novel created by people affected by homelessness, and hopes the book will help change perceptions and encourage empathy ... Photography from The Book of Homelessness.
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Buying a baby on Nairobi's black market

Yahoo Daily News 16 Nov 2020
Africa Eye infiltrated the trafficking rings selling children for as little as £300 ... Over the course of a year-long investigation, Africa Eye has found evidence of children being snatched from homeless mothers and sold for massive profits ... Africa Eye found out about Anita through a friend of hers, who wanted to remain anonymous.
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