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More than $40 Billion Pledged for Green Projects in Africa

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The World Bank has pledged to invest $22.5 billion in Africa to assist the continent in dealing with the fallout of climate change, and urges other governments and businesses to follow suit. The African Development Bank (AfDB) is also contributing to the investment, adding another $25 billion to the pot.

Some 44 Migrants Disappear without a Trace in Mexico

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Mexican authorities continue on Wednesday without clues about 44 alleged Central American migrants who disappeared between March 8 and 11 in Tamaulipas and Monterrey, the government said.

Venezuelan Gov't Extends Suspension of Work and Classes

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Labor and teaching activities were suspended from today for an additional 48 hours while the recovery and stabilization of the National Electric Service (SEN) are achieved, informed Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

U.S. Scientists Detect Electricity-Breathing Bacteria

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During a spring experiment in Yellowstone National Park, U.S. scientists identified heat-adapted bacteria that breathe electricity through the solid carbon surface of electrodes, published the Journal of Power Sources.