A fourth aid worker may also have been killed and another was feared abducted, Reuters quoted the spokeswoman as saying. The Yobe state directly borders Niger and is also close to Nigeria's borders with Chad and Cameroon. "Two of those killed were IOM field staffers", said Millman. "We voice our heartfelt solidarity with all those humanitarian workers who work every day to help Nigerians affected by the ongoing insurgency".
The Armenian National Assembly on March 2 elected Armen Sarkissian as the country's next president . The new president was elected as a candidate by the ruling Republican Armenian Party and its coalition partner Armenian Revolutionary Federation Dasnauktsutun.
Small business owners now sock away some of their earnings into investment vehicles and the earnings are taxed at the lower small business rate. The budget also brought some big news for non-academic research institutions, which have largely been flying under the radar in science policy debates.
William Franklin Graham who is well-known by his screen name Billy Graham is considered to be the most influential preacher of 20th century. Anne Graham Lotz said that she believes God is sending a message by bringing Graham to Heaven.
The cause of the explosion is yet to be ascertained. An explosion rocked the nearby army headquarters and masked gunmen were seen attacking the entrance to the building. The attack remains unclaimed. Forces backed by the French military have failed to capture Dicko. But the terror threat in Burkina Faso is increasingly homegrown, experts say.
Along Boston's Long Wharf, near the Fanueil Hall tourist area, large piles of sandbags were in place around a subway station and a Marriott hotel, a spot that flooded with icy seawater during an early January storm. Spokesmen for Eversource and National Grid said their companies have geared up for the storm and have already contracted with extra personnel to fix wires - but just as heavy winds led to delays in restoring electricity after a major storm last November, furious gusts could keep ...