SLINGER, Wisconsin: A Canadian National Railway Co.
GIGLIO, Italy: The massive hulk of the Costa Concordia is nearly ready to be towed away from the Italian island where it struck a rock and capsized two-and-a-half years ago, killing 32 people, officia
ROME: Italy’s navy said it rescued nearly 1,800 migrants in overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean over the weekend, and a merchant ship recovered five bodies from a sinking rubber raft off the coast
KHARTOUM: Rebels in Sudan’s Darfur on Monday denied killing 13 civilians, calling government claims of their involvement a fabrication.
BRAZZAVILLE, Congo: Key players in the Central African conflict launched a fresh round of talks in Brazzaville on Monday to end more than a year of sectarian bloodshed in the impoverished nation.
ABUJA/LAGOS: Nigeria’s press is traditionally free to write almost anything about anyone — whether it’s true or not.
FREETOWN: Religious leaders in Sierra Leone criticized the government’s handling of an Ebola outbreak that has killed 194 people in the West Africa country, saying a lack of information was prompting
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said Joe Biden would make a “superb” president, but questioned whether his vice president or potential rival Hillary Clinton would want to endure another campaign fo
KANO, Nigeria: A cholera outbreak in northern Nigeria’s Kano State has killed six people and infected scores, the state health commissioner said Sunday, although a local charity put the toll higher.
LUCKNOW, India: Armed bandits in drought-stricken northern India are threatening to kill hundreds of villagers unless they deliver 35 buckets of water each day to the outlaws in their rural hideouts.<
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