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'GMA' on Safari: Training Elephants to Track Poachers
In Bela-Bela, South Africa , a group of researchers is turning the table on poachers and training elephants to do something pretty amazing. ABC News' T.J. Holmes, who is in South Africa ahead of Tuesday's epic live 360-degree safari adventure on "Good Morning America," visited Adventures With
Professional Hunter Appears in Zimbabwe Court Over Cecil's Death
Theo Bronkhorst faces criminal charges for allegedly luring Cecil the lion out of the Hwange National Park; calls the charges against him "crazy" and "frivolous."
Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES PRIMARY PRIMER: We have three days of primaries this week with six states voting, but today we’ll be watching Kansas, Missouri, Washington, and Michigan, ABC’s SHUSHANNAH WALSHE and CALEB JACKSON note. There’s a marquee match-up in Kansas that’s ...
Africa Leaders Summit: Who Didn't Make the Cut?
More than 45 African heads of state are now in Washington, D.C., for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, the first of its kind. The Obama administration invited nearly all of Africa’s leaders, hoping to strengthen ties between the U.S. and the continent, with an eye on...
Mandela Memorial Attracts Obamas, Royalty
President Barack Obama and the United Kingdom's Prince Charles and Prime Minister David Cameron are only a few of the famous faces and world leaders who will travel to South Africa today to honor Nelson Mandela. The former president and liberator of South Africa, celebrated for helping to end
The Global News Quiz
As always, all taken from this week’s Global Note. How carefully have you been reading? QUESTIONS 1) Where did 60 quakes strike Tuesday? 2) What is the name of the super-powerful computer virus – discovered this week – that’s believed to have infiltrated official computers...
The Global Note: Syria's "Tipping Point"…The Pain In Spain…Mandela Appears…Kim Jong Un at the Amusement Park
SYRIA: “TIPPING POINT”…THEN WHAT? -BIG PICTURE…The conflict is at a “tipping point,” Kofi Annan says, having told President Bashar al-Assad yesterday that a U.N. plan “is not being implemented as it must be.” Of course, a “tipping point” implies something new is coming – and...
The Global Note: Inside Homs…Afghans Shooting U.S. Soldiers…The Crippled Cruise Ship…The Queen Goes Shopping
SYRIA: “CLEANSING” HOMS -QUOTE…”It’s not about freedom and democracy right now…Right now it’s just about staying alive” – Rebel in Homs. -REBELS BEATEN?…After nearly a month-long siege – we are getting several reports at this hour that Syrian rebels are retreating from the battered district...
The Global Note: Greece, Iran & Your Pocketbook…Another Koran Crisis For U.S.?…Inside Apple's China Factories
GREECE…AND YOUR 401K After more than 12 hours of down-to-the-wire talks, which ended close to sunrise this morning, the countries that use the Euro reached an agreement to hand Greece euro130 billion ($170 billion) in additional bailout loans to save it from a potentially disastrous...
The Global Note: Euro-Freeze…Russia's Warning On Syria…Prince William, "Conquistador"?…
EUROPE’S DEADLY FREEZE Take a look at these numbers: Poland – minus 22 degrees; Ukraine – minus 28; Romania – Minus 30; Britain – colder than the South Pole; Death toll so far Europe wide - 71. The brutal freeze has caused power outages and traffic...