S&P cuts Egypt's credit ratings Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has pushed Egypt's sovereign credit ratings deeper into junk status, citing "continued pressure" on foreign reserves. More
Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
Adichie focuses on Nigeria's present for new novel Modern life in Lagos, Nigeria's largest city, has become almost a character itself in novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's new book, "Americanah." Within its pages, one catches self-acknowledged glimpses of the writer herself, who shot to fame with her previous novel, a love story set during Nigeria's civil war entitled "Half of a Yellow Sun." More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
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Nigerian 'Mend' militants claim Niger Delta ambush The boat carrying some 50 police officers was on its way to a funeral when it developed engine trouble ... reported missing were now safe, he added. Mend had been fighting to gain a greater share of the oil wealth from its part of southern Nigeria, but ... 04/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
A search for bodies in Nigeria Pilots on the flight from Nigeria's capital Abuja to its largest city, Lagos, radioed the tower that they had engine trouble shortly before the crash ... is ready to provide technical assistance to the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority through the U.S ... 06/6/2012 - 1:32 am | View Link
Engine trouble reported before Nigerian plane crash BAMAKO, Mali — The crew of a Nigerian airliner that crashed into a crowded neighborhood in Lagos, Nigeria, on Sunday, killing all 153 on board, reported engine trouble just before the plane, once flown by Seattle-based Alaska Airlines, went down, an ... 06/4/2012 - 4:42 pm | View Link
Dogs search for bodies in rubble of Nigerian plane crash The pilots reported engine trouble before the plane fell out of the sky on a clear ... Some emergency workers wore masks to try and protect themselves from the stench of the dead. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan spent about 20 minutes looking at ... 06/4/2012 - 1:39 pm | View Link
Many ground deaths feared in Nigerian airliner crash The pilots reported engine trouble before the crash ... the director-general of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority. Demuren said the Nigerian registration number of the plane was 5NRAM. Aviation databases show the plane was exported to Nigeria in ... 06/4/2012 - 8:40 am | View Link
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Mikie Mahtook singled with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to drive in Logan Forsythe and give the Tampa Bay Rays a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
Forsythe, who drove in two runs, started the winning rally with a one-out walk.
Evan Longoria had three hits and an RBI.
CNNPakistan executes Shafqat Hussain despite international appealCNNIslamabad (CNN) After numerous postponements and despite appeals from human rights group across the world, Pakistan executed Shafqat Hussain on Tuesday. Hussain, 24, was convicted of killing a child when he was just 14 and his supporters have long Pakistan faces criticism for hanging 'teen' killer ShafqatHindustan TimesPakistan executes Shafqat HussainBBC NewsPakistan hangs 'teen' convictSky News AustraliaRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -Business Standardall 262 news articles »