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3 hrs ago | Science
Most visitors to Africa come for the lions, elephants, and rhinos. But for the tourists who helicoptered into this somewhat remote region of central Kenya last month, wild dogs topped their list.
7 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
Gen. David M. Rodriguez, U.S. Africa Command commander, responds to questions from a delegation of media representatives from Angola and Mozambique during a briefing at the command headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany.
7 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo
TRIP: Students from Namibia and South Africa visit Poole Grammar and take part in their Sports Day.
8 hrs ago | Copenhagen Post
When Uganda earlier this year signed an anti-homosexuality law criminalising same-sex relations, it lead Denmark to impose sanctions and rearrange development aid to the African nation.
11 hrs ago | MassLive.com
Gray House is celebrating its 30th year in the city's North End, though the anniversary could be regarded as a global celebration given the numbers of resettled refugees among those it serves.
Twenty-five young African professionals studying on fellowship at the U of M, Rep. Keith Ellison at center The University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs this summer hosted 25 young African professionals in its first year as part of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.
There has been a lot of attention on air travel in recent months. First it was the Malaysia airlines plane that disappeared, and still hasn't been found.
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has hit "unprecedented" proportions, according to relief workers on the ground, with the WHO reporting 844 cases including 518 deaths since the epidemic began in March.
Over a perfectly lovely cup of Sri Lankan tea in the literate saloon of their homey sailboat, Rainbow Gypsy, Cherry and Alec Yarrow recounted their voyage starting in Durban, South Africa that has landed them in Seward.
Migrants sit in their boat during a rescue operation by Italian navy ship Grecale off the coast of Sicily, in this handout picture by the Italian Marina Militare June 29, 2014.
The World Health Organization continues to monitor the evolution of the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Pope Francis met privately Thursday with a Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence, blessing the woman as she cradled her infant born just weeks ago in prison.
An Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers disappeared from radar early Thursday, the official Algerian news agency said.
A commercial jetliner carrying 116 people disappeared over west Africa after losing contact with air traffic controllers, a Spanish charter company said Thursday.
Over the past two decades, South Africa has aimed to shake off the stigma of apartheid and the isolation that came with it.
Poland's flagship airlines LOT has been chosen as the Best Airline for Europe, Middle East and Africa by the readers of Frequent Business Traveler, an online publication written for and by the world's most experienced international travelers.
FIFA says its security director Ralf Mutschke will travel to Sierra Leone to help the case and an education program to tackle match-fixing.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:44 pm
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