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The northernmost African' blogs from Russia's Far East

He raises three children, teaches Chinese, and blogs all in record-breaking low temperatures. Mark Babatunde from Nigeria never thought he ...


Despite Law, Ugandan Livestock Graze Freely as Owners Go Unpunished

Agriculture Despite Law, Ugandan Livestock Graze Freely as Owners Go Unpunished view team In Uganda, letting livestock graze freely carries ...


More than 120 people die after cyclone hits Mozambique, Zimbabwe

More than 120 people have died and many more are missing in Mozambique and Zimbabwe after tropical cyclone Idai hit ...


Tuesday's weather: Hot temperatures, rain in the east of SA

Temperatures are expected to be hot across the country, while rain is expected in the east on Tuesday. Extremely high ...


International

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Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

U.S. president weighs into John McCain again, despite his death

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on former Senator John McCain, months after the senator ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

50 now confirmed dead in Christchurch shootings

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - As the gloom continues over New Zelaand on Sunday, and the world grieves for those who ...

Pakistan soldiers shoot down unmanned spy plane from India

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Pakistan military says it has shot down an Indian spy drone inside its territory aongside the ...

Central Africa

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The northernmost African' blogs from Russia's Far East

He raises three children, teaches Chinese, and blogs all in record-breaking low temperatures. Mark Babatunde from Nigeria never thought he ...

Despite Law, Ugandan Livestock Graze Freely as Owners Go Unpunished

Agriculture Despite Law, Ugandan Livestock Graze Freely as Owners Go Unpunished view team In Uganda, letting livestock graze freely carries ...

More than 120 people die after cyclone hits Mozambique, Zimbabwe

More than 120 people have died and many more are missing in Mozambique and Zimbabwe after tropical cyclone Idai hit ...

Tough days ahead - Ramaphosa warns SA as power cuts continue

President Cyril Ramaphosa has warned South Africans to prepare for difficult days ahead as Eskom power cuts continue to cripple ...

Mozambique cyclone death toll could exceed 1 000, says president

Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi says that more than 1 000 may have by killed by Cyclone Idai, which many say ...

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Boeing shares fall but major U.S. indices rise

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were stronger on Monday despite another sell-off in Boeing shares, and trepidation before ...


700 U.S. companies now have offices in Ireland

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (KPIX 5) – The luck of the Irish is only one of the factors attracting many Silicon ...


Export markets in Japan declined last month

TOKYO, Japan - Falling exports threaten the Japanese economy, particularly at a time when Chinese exports too are in a ...


Plenty of demand for stocks in Asian markets Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Monday in a positive start to the week. The Nikkei 225 ...


Two biggest banks in Germany could be merging

FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank on Sunday confirmed reports first published in The Wall Street Journal, and by Reuters, that ...


Boeing confirms it is revising pilot training for 737 Max planes

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing said Sunday it is finalizing updates to its software in the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane, ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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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