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Liberia closes border, restricts movements to fight Ebola

MONROVIA, LIBERIA (BNO NEWS) -- Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf decided late Sunday to close most of the country's border crossings and to implement strict restrictions on movements in an effort to stop the ongoing Ebola outbreak in [...]

Liberia closes border, restricts movements to fight Ebola

MONROVIA, LIBERIA (BNO NEWS) -- Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf decided late Sunday to close most of the country's border crossings and to implement strict restrictions on movements in an effort to stop the ongoing Ebola outbreak in [...]

‘Perfect storm of events’ made dinosaurs unable to survive asteroid impact

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Dinosaurs might have survived the asteroid strike that led to their demise if it had occurred a few million years earlier or later, British scientists said Monday, saying the global disaster 66 million years [...]

‘Perfect storm of events’ made dinosaurs unable to survive asteroid impact

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Dinosaurs might have survived the asteroid strike that led to their demise if it had occurred a few million years earlier or later, British scientists said Monday, saying the global disaster 66 million years [...]

UN Security Council holds emergency meeting, calls for ceasefire in Gaza

By Madison Iszler NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations Security Council on Monday called for an immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire in the war-torn Gaza Strip, where more than 1,000 people have been killed since the [...]

UN says downing of Malaysian airliner ‘may amount to a war crime’

By Madison Iszler GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The suspected shootdown of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine earlier this month, which killed nearly 300 people, "may amount to a war crime," United Nations (UN) High Commissioner [...]

UN says downing of Malaysian airliner ‘may amount to a war crime’

By Madison Iszler GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (BNO NEWS) -- The suspected shootdown of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine earlier this month, which killed nearly 300 people, "may amount to a war crime," United Nations (UN) High Commissioner [...]

Family of 5 shot dead in murder-suicide at Maine home

SACO, MAINE (BNO NEWS) -- A family of five, including three young children, were found shot to death Sunday in a suspected murder-suicide at an apartment in the U.S. state of Maine, state police said on Monday. A possible motive for the killings [...]

Small plane crash-lands on Florida beach, killing beachgoer

VENICE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the U.S. state of Florida on Sunday afternoon, killing a man who was walking on the beach with his children, local officials said. One of the children was injured and airlifted [...]

Small plane crash-lands on Florida beach, killing beachgoer

VENICE, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the U.S. state of Florida on Sunday afternoon, killing a man who was walking on the beach with his children, local officials said. One of the children was injured and airlifted [...]