| 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 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 24, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Authorities said on Thursday they located the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed in northern Mali carrying 116 passengers and crew, nearly half of them French, en route from Burkina Faso to Algeria.
Regional aviation officials said they...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African country of Mali that killed all 118 people on board, French officials said on Friday.
Investigators at the scene of the crash in northern Mali concluded...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 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...
| 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 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...