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Egypt wants outside experts to help settle Nile dispute

Egypt wants outside experts to help settle Nile disputeBy Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in international experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nile. Egypt fears the hydroelectric scheme will restrict the waters flowing down from Ethiopia’s highlands, through the deserts of Sudan to its fields and reservoirs. Ethiopia, which wants to become Africa’s biggest power exporter, says it will have no such impact.



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'Soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear exposes climate crisis, experts say

'Soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear exposes climate crisis, experts sayVideo footage captured in Canada’s Arctic has offered a devastating look at the impact climate change is having on polar bears in the region, showing an emaciated bear clinging to life as it scrounged for food on iceless land. The scene was recorded by the conservation group Sea Legacy during a late summer expedition in Baffin Island. “My entire Sea Legacy team was pushing through their tears and emotions while documenting this dying polar bear,” photographer Paul Nicklen wrote on social media after publishing the footage this week.



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Experts Say Trump Tweet Provides Ammo For Obstruction of Justice Case

Experts Say Trump Tweet Provides Ammo For Obstruction of Justice CasePresident Donald Trump gloated in a tweet Saturday that he fired Michael Flynn because he knew his national security adviser had lied to the FBI.



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Threat From North Korea No Longer Hypothetical, Arms Experts Warn

Threat From North Korea No Longer Hypothetical, Arms Experts WarnGlobal arms experts say North Korea’s latest test of a ballistic missile was an expected but troubling development that further solidifies Kim Jong Un’s role as a nuclear-backed strongman.



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Experts: Puerto Rico may struggle for more than a decade

Experts: Puerto Rico may struggle for more than a decadeSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico could face more than a decade of further economic stagnation and a steep drop in population as a result of Hurricane Maria, experts said on Thursday.



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Republicans Are So Tired Of Tax Experts Rudely Saying Their Plan Helps The Rich

Republicans Are So Tired Of Tax Experts Rudely Saying Their Plan Helps The RichWASHINGTON ― The GOP tax overhaul overwhelmingly benefits the wealthiest people in America, according to several estimates.



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Experts Urge Trump: 'Stick To The Script' In Asia, Don't Provoke North Korea

Experts Urge Trump: 'Stick To The Script' In Asia, Don't Provoke North KoreaAs President Donald Trump makes his journey to Asia for a 12-day, five-country trip, international security experts are urging him to “stick to the script” and avoid making incendiary comments while discussing North Korea.



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Experts Question Story Of 2 Sailors Lost At Sea Since Early May

Experts Question Story Of 2 Sailors Lost At Sea Since Early MayThe two women who were rescued last week by the U.S. Navy after being stranded at sea on a sailboat for more than five months are now dealing with a different kind of challenge: Answering what experts claim are huge questions surrounding their story.



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Puerto Rico's Contract With Whitefish Is As Bad As It Looks, Say Experts

Puerto Rico's Contract With Whitefish Is As Bad As It Looks, Say ExpertsWASHINGTON ― Something does not look right with the contract the Puerto Rican government signed last week with Whitefish Energy Holdings to restore the island’s power.



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Rachel Maddow Defends Niger Theory After Experts Call It 'Conspiracymongering'

Rachel Maddow Defends Niger Theory After Experts Call It 'Conspiracymongering'Rachel Maddow on Friday doubled down on her controversial reporting on the deadly Niger ambush on U.S. troops, in which she linked President Donald Trump’s travel ban with the deaths of four soldiers.



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