Mubarak ordered back to prison Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been ordered back to prison from military hospital. Mr Mubarak's retrial will open on 11 May, a Cairo appeals court says. More
African growth 'to outpace world' Sub-Saharan Africa's economic growth is set to outpace the global average over the next three years, according to the World Bank. Higher commodities, increasing investment and a general pick-up in the world economy should all boost the continent's growth to more than 5%. More
US urges UN sanctions in South Sudan In a speech in Washington, Donald Booth, the U.S. envoy to South Sudan and Sudan, did not suggest individuals to be targeted by penalties. But he blamed South Sudan's leaders for what he described as squandering an opportunity for peace and prosperity when ... 10/9/2014 - 8:20 pm | View Link
South Sudan confirms possible famine South Sudan has been shaken by violence since last December ... "We are encouraging farming in the states that have relative security and peace," she added. Akol blamed the current turmoil and flooding for the food deficiency in the country. 04/18/2014 - 1:17 am | View Link
More Marines readied for possible South Sudan evacuations WASHINGTON — The U.S. has moved additional Marines and aircraft from Spain to the Horn of Africa to provide embassy security and help with evacuations from violence-wracked South Sudan ... has been blamed for it. On Monday, Booth said that he had ... 12/22/2013 - 7:00 pm | View Link
South Sudan president says 'attempted coup' defeated The president blamed the fighting on "a group of soldiers allied to the former vice president Riek Machar and his group". Machar leads a dissident group within South Sudan's ruling party -- the the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) -- and was ... 12/15/2013 - 10:34 pm | View Link
South Sudan: Towards Overcoming Peace-Building Absurdity in South Sudan (III) This was true for instance of some members of South Sudan's National Legislative Assembly (SSNLA). Some of these lawmakers not only blamed UNMISS for failing ... all things considered. Switching gears, out in South Sudanese streets are even more chilling ... 12/4/2013 - 6:42 pm | View Link
The State of Public Health in South Sudan: Critical Condition a report of the csis global health policy center The State of Public Health in South Sudan critical condition November 2012 Author Richard Downie 10/20/2014 - 7:28 am | View Website
Economy of South Africa The economy of South Africa is the second largest in Africa, behind Nigeria, it accounts for 24% of its gross domestic product in terms of purchasing power parity ... 10/19/2014 - 6:35 pm | View Website
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 10/19/2014 - 12:30 pm | View Website
South Kordofan Nuba Mountains Proud to be Nuba. In 36 interviews the book Proud to be Nubatraces the way the Nuba became involved in Sudan's civil war and how this affected their lives. 10/19/2014 - 8:27 am | View Website
Sudan Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ... Sudan , officially Republic of Sudan, republic (2005 est. pop. 40,187,000), 967,494 sq mi (2,505,813 sq km), NE Africa. The largest country in... 10/18/2014 - 4:13 pm | View Website
Ameer Abdullah ran for 225 yards and three touchdowns and set a school record with 341 all-purpose yards, leading No. 16 Nebraska to a 42-24 victory over Rutgers on Saturday.
After Kyle Federico's 41-yard field goal for Rutgers, Abdullah ran back the kickoff 76 yards to set up a short scoring drive.
Kenny Bell made six catches for 63 yards and became Nebraska's career leader in receptions with 167.
Rutgers, which lost its eighth straight against a Top 25 opponent, played the first half without wide receivers Janarion Grant and Andre Patton, who were suspended for violating team rules.
Boone Central Public Schools officials have been asking voters to learn about the proposal ahead of the Nov. 4 election, the Columbus Telegram reported (http://bit.ly/1ta9CI9 ) Saturday.
The plan calls for an addition and extensive renovation of the high school and elementary school in Albion.
The high school science rooms and a section of the elementary school also would be renovated, along with adding fire sprinklers to the building and securing the entrances at the middle school in Petersburg.
Jonathan Williams rushed for a career-high 153 yards and had two touchdowns, and 350-pound offensive guard Sebastian Tretola had a touchdown pass as Arkansas rolled to a 45-17 win over Alabama-Birmingham on Saturday.
While the Blazers were held without an offensive score until Brisco's late 33-yard touchdown pass to Nyiakki Height, Arkansas enjoyed a much-needed reprieve after three straight losses against top 10 teams.
Williams opened the scoring with a 3-yard touchdown run on the game's opening drive, and the Razorbacks extended their lead to 21-0 early in the second quarter on his second — a 17-yard pass from Allen.
Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene was arrested for allegedly parking in a handicapped space and speeding away when an officer was issuing a citation.
The veteran running back was charged with driving on a suspended license, reckless driving, failure to stop/halt/frisk and illegal parking, Warner said.
The parking enforcement officer was issuing the citation Friday afternoon on the Public Square in Franklin when Greene approached, Warner said.