| Aug 16, 2014
| 11:47 AM
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Two U.N. peacekeepers were killed and nine others injured in a suicide attack on a patrol base in northern Mali, the U.N. peacekeeping mission (MINUSMA) said on Saturday.
A vehicle exploded on Saturday morning next to the base in the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:17 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Senegal striker Diafra Sakho has joined West Ham United from Ligue 2 champions Metz for an undisclosed fee.
According to media reports on Thursday, the 24-year-old cost the Premier League club around 4.5 million pounds.
"This is a...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:18 PM
MOUNT DORA — Making life better for people in developing countries was at the core of Thomas Luche's lengthy career as a diplomatic official.
Luche's career with the U.S. Agency for International Development led him to far-flung locales...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Liberia's President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf apologized on Saturday for the high death toll among the country's healthcare workers who have fought an Ebola outbreak, which has killed nearly 1,000 people in three countries.
Johnson Sirleaf pledged up to...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Los registros de voz de la cabina del vuelo de Air Algerie que se estrelló en julio en el norte de Mali son ininteligibles, dijeron el jueves los investigadores, lo que les priva de pistas clave para entender cómo se produjo la repentina caída del...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:16 AM
The cockpit voice recorder from the Air Algerie flight that crashed last month in northern Mali, killing all 116 passengers and crew, is unintelligible, investigators said on Thursday.
The McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft, en route to Algiers, smashed...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:42 AM
DAKAR (Reuters) - El vuelo de Air Algerie que se estrelló en Malí la semana pasada al parecer cayó al suelo desde una altura de 10.000 metros tan sólo unos minutos después de pasar por una tormenta, dijo un alto funcionario involucrado en la investigación...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:47 AM
The Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali last week appears to have plummeted to the ground from an altitude of 10,000 meters in just a few minutes after flying into a storm, a senior official involved in the investigation was quoted as saying....
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
HAMDEN — Farid Sadrieh, Qunnipiac University's first professor to win a second Fulbright scholarship, has every expectation that his next research project on the African continent will proceed more peacefully than the first.
In 2009, he was...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A look at the teams competing in Group H at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil:
WORLD CUP PREVIEW
FIFA World ranking: 22.
Last World Cup: 2010.
Best World Cup finish: Group stage.
How qualified: Beat Burkina Faso in CAF playoff....
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Mali has musical heritage extending back centuries, and a vibrant contemporary music culture that bubbles up all over. There's American-inflected hip-hop. There's a grand tradition of Afro-Cuban dance music. Griots, also known as djelis, maintain a...