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N.Y. home explodes, killing girl, injuring 4 others

By NBC News A home explosion in Wilson, N.Y., has killed a 12-year-old girl and injured four other members of the household, according to reports. Seven people ...

Cops seek grandma after toddler ingests cocaine

By NBC News staff Georgia authorities are searching for a toddler's grandmother and her boyfriend after the 13-month-old was found to have ingested cocaine. The toddler's mom brought ...

Farmers may weather drought better than in '88

John L. Mone / AP In this July 20, 2012 photo, corn wilts in a dry field in the extreme heat near Hill City, Kan. By Christine ...

Will trial shed light on motive in Aurora killings?

Theater shooting suspect James Eagan Holmes appeared in court for the first time Monday where a judge explained why he was being held on no ...

Two charged in Okla. teen's murder

updated 1 hour 59 minutes ago 2012-07-24T09:22:40 OKLAHOMA CITY — Two men were charged Monday in the death of an Oklahoma woman whose dismembered body was found ...

Police contain gunman at Conn. university

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Police at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus were negotiating early Tuesday with an armed man who crawled beneath a ...

Georgia halts execution of death-row inmate

Georgia Department of Correction The Georgia Supreme Court halted the execution of Warren Lee Hill, who has been twice convicted of murder. By NBC News and news ...

First US woman in space, Sally Ride, dies at 61

Nasa  /  Reuters Astronaut Sally Ride monitors control panels from the pilot's chair on the flight deck of the space shuttle Challenger during her historic space ...

Obama announces 'reverse bootcamp' for veterans

By Rebecca Ruiz, NBC News Departing service members will soon have access to a "reverse boot camp" that offers new veterans more robust transition services, said ...

Lung transplant didn't come from Colo. victims

Lucas Massey This photo, posted to the website Reddit, claimed that Greg Muzzy, 45, had received lungs from victims of the Aurora, Colo., theater shootings. However, ...

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Emmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-Lamptey

Emmanuel Odarkwei Obetsebi-Lamptey (April 26,  1902-January 29th 1963) was one of the "Big Six,' the group of nationalists called who were arrested imprisoned by the ... Full story

William Ofori-Atta

ATTA, OFORI- William,B.A. (Econ.). Barrister-al-Law, Solicitor and Advocate; Educationist; Politician. BORN: October 10,1910; Kibi, Eastern Region, Ghanaian. Married, with children. EDUCATION: Kibi Govt. School (1919-24); ... Full story

Dr. Ako Adjei

One of the Big Six and Minister in the First Republic In the history of Ghanaian politics Adjei can be said to be the John the ... Full story

Dr. J.B. Danquah (1895-1965)

The Watson Commission of Inquiry into the 1948 Accra riots described Dr. J.B. Danquah as the "doyen of Gold Coast politicians; the man at the ... Full story

Dr. Edward Akufo Addo

DDO, AKUFO Dr. Edward, M.A. (Oxon); B.L.; D.C.L.; JVl.O.V; O.O.V. Journalist, Jurist and Statesman. BORN: June 26, 1906; Akropong-Akwapim, Eastern Region. Son of Dora Amuafi ... Full story

Dr. Kwame Nkrumah

Kwame Nkrumah (September 21, 1909-April 27, 1972) led the Gold Coast to independence in 1957 as the state of Ghana, and thereafter, first as prime ... Full story

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