| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Kenya's deputy president on Sunday gave police and security officials 48 hours to hunt down extremists who killed 29 people in separate attacks on two Kenyan towns near the eastern coast before melting into the bush.
William Ruto visited the scenes of...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:45 AM
See giraffes, zebras and elephants from a bicycle? That's part of the draw of a cycling tour from Kenya to Tanzania that offers an intimate look at some of western Africa's most iconic wild spots.
The 16-day guided ride includes visits to the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:24 AM
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Two armed gangs killed four rhinos for their horns in rural Kenya this week in possibly the worst rhino poaching incident in the country in more than 25 years, the spokesman for Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) said on Friday.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
When she first picked up a jump-rope, at age 11, Beryl Atieno was just another young girl in Kibera, Nairobi's notorious slum. Her horizon didn't extend far past its mud-slick streets and jagged patchwork of rusting rooftops.
Since then, she has...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:15 AM
"So you wanna go to Africa?" Samantha Cronin asked Sam Clynch at a Hartford restaurant where they both worked. It's not a question you hear often - possibly not even once in a lifetime - but it was asked, and without hesitation, 22-year-old Clynch said...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:33 AM
(Reuters) - Factbox on 2013 Tour de France winner Chris Froome of Britain, who withdrew from the race on Wednesday:
Born: May 20, 1985 in Nairobi, Kenya
* Starts riding in a group led by former Kenyan professional David Kinjah in the highlands of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Al Qaeda-linked militants attacked the Somali presidential compound in Mogadishu on Tuesday, forcing their way inside, but President Hassan Sheik Mohamud was not there at the time.
The Shabab fighters detonated a car bomb near the entrance to the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Somali-linked Islamists have killed at least 50 people in a Kenyan coastal town, executing men in front of their families and killing others who had gathered to watch World Cup soccer on television.
The al Shabaab group said on Monday that its commandos...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:29 PM
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Determined to track down her missing maker, vampire Pam (Kristin Bauer van Straten) discovers Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgård) at one of his old haunts on “I Found You,” Episode 72 of HBO’s “True Blood.”
Eric was last...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:04 AM
This week’s cold open is just cruel. At first, it appears that our Eric Northman is alive, holed up in a nice hotel in a Spanish-speaking country. But It becomes clear that it’s a dream as soon as Jason pops up, upset that Eric had to get so...