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Kenya Lifts Ban on Lesbian Love Tale, in Time for Oscar Nominations

NAIROBI - A Kenyan court on Friday temporarily lifted a ban on the movie Rafiki. Justice Wilfrida Okwany said that ...


Five Years After Westgate, Al-Shabab Still Threat in Kenya

NAIROBI, KENYA - Five years ago, four armed men from the Somali militant group al-Shabab stormed the Westgate shopping mall ...


5 years after mall Kenya attack, al-Shabaab's threat grows

Five years after al-Shabaab fighters burst into a luxury shopping mall in Kenya's capital, hurling grenades and starting a days-long ...


Death toll in Tanzania ferry sinking on Lake Victoria hits 86

A regional official in Tanzania says the death toll has risen to 86 after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria. ...


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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Proteas geared up for historic final women's ODI

Cape Town - Proteas women's vice-captain Chloe Tryon believes her side has what it takes to pull off their first-ever ...

Lake Victoria, African lifeline regularly hit by sinkings

Lake Victoria is the biggest lake in Africa and crossed every day by scores of boats that are often poorly ...

2 pilots killed in Sudan military jet crash: army

A Sudanese military jet has crashed near the city of Omdurman, killing the two pilots on board, the army said ...

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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Proteas geared up for historic final women's ODI

Cape Town - Proteas women's vice-captain Chloe Tryon believes her side has what it takes to pull off their first-ever ...

2 pilots killed in Sudan military jet crash: army

A Sudanese military jet has crashed near the city of Omdurman, killing the two pilots on board, the army said ...

Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues

The International Committee of the Red Cross has called the deteriorating situation in Libya as desperate, citing constant fighting, the ...

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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...


Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...


Antonio Guterres calls for release of jailed journalists

NEW YORK, New York - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the Myanmar government to pardon and release ...


UNHRC wants Myanmar military leaders on genocide charges

GENEVA, Switzerland – The independent, international body investigating violence and atrocities against the Rohingya in Myanmar has called for the sacking ...


Dangers, Opportunities for Turkey in Idlib Deal, Analysts Say

ISTANBUL - Ankara is signaling its readiness to use force against radical groups in the Syrian Idlib enclave as part ...


Chilean Archbishop Seeks Dismissal of Sex Abuse Cover-up Charges

Attorneys for Chile's most senior cleric said on Friday they will ask a judge to drop charges he covered up ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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