Stories tagged: Sahara Desert
UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017, 2:26 p.m.
44 migrants die of thirst in Niger while crossing desert
A Niger official says at least 44 migrants, including babies, have died of thirst after their vehicle broke down in the Sahara Desert as they were making their way to …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2011, 6:39 a.m.
Family endures ultra adventure in Sahara
T he Sahara Desert was a high point for the Lowe family, led by a father with a weakness for challenging his endurance. In the past year, Ted Lowe of …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2011
Hazards of desert trek paled to Cairo taxi
“Cairo was a dump,” Ted Lowe said, recalling the day he arrived in Egypt with his daughter and son to race an ultramarathon in the Sahara Desert. They bought all …