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
Rio 2016 Olympics The hitch in the transfer of funds is being blamed on currency conversions via various bank ... a marathoner from Ethiopia and five middle-distance runners from South Sudan. They were selected by the IOC from among 43 athletes nominated for the team. 11/23/2016 - 8:58 pm | View Link
U.S. moves troops in prep for more action in South Sudan 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 ... 11/23/2016 - 10:21 am | View Link
The political gridlock of Dr. Lam Akol and Dr. Riek Machar in South Sudan I don’t think there must be a successful politician in South Sudan politics if we don’t change gears and realize for sure without ... With big head/knowledge, and short sight of struggle, both doctors blamed Garang fighting the Khartoum for regime ... 09/28/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Boat fire threatened south Fort Myers homes Electrical issues are blamed for igniting the fire. An Israeli and a Belarussian are facing federal charges in Florida that they tried to illegally export $1 million worth of anti-aircraft ammunition to Iraq and Sudan. Millions of Americans thought they ... 09/22/2016 - 4:29 pm | View Link
South Sudan army 'attacked UN base sheltering civilians' The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) blamed the clashes on rival tribes inside the camp -- "between Shilluk and Dinka youths". It added that "such an attack against civilians and UN premises may constitute a war crime." Resident Jacob Nhial described ... 02/18/2016 - 8:01 pm | View Link
UN News Centre Risk of ‘outright ethnic war’ and genocide in South Sudan, UN envoy warns. UN development agency working with Cuban government in areas hard-hit by Hurricane Matthew. 11/22/2016 - 2:35 am | View Website
UN panel blames South Sudan leaders for Juba violence A UN panel of experts has concluded that heavy fighting that engulfed South Sudan's capital Juba in July, forcing vice president and ex-rebel leader Riek ... 09/8/2016 - 8:13 pm | View Website
South Sudan VP blames Machar for stalling peace pact New VP Deng Gai blames Riek ... with President Uhuru Kenyatta to brief him on the progress of the peace agreement and to seek assistance for rebuilding South Sudan. 08/16/2016 - 7:57 pm | View Website
Facebook Blamed For Flare-Up In Fighting In South Sudan Earlier this month, South Sudan teetered on the brink of a return to civil war. The government cites a Facebook post for sparking the violence. 07/20/2016 - 5:06 am | View Website
South Sudan blames donors for not supporting peace June 28, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s government said lack of assistance from the international donors has slowed down the implementation of the peace agreement ... 06/28/2016 - 7:44 pm | View Website
_ The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's "All or Nothing Midday" game were:
(one, six, eight, nine, eleven, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, seventeen, twenty-one, twenty-two, twenty-four)
Ohio State did not play in the Big Ten championship game a year ago and ended up in the Fiesta Bowl instead of the College Football Playoff.
Ohio State finished third in the final CFP rankings on Sunday and will face No. 2 Clemson in the Dec. 31 Fiesta Bowl, setting up a matchup of marquee teams with dynamic quarterbacks.
The Tigers closed out the season with a 42-35 win over No.
Austrian voters Sunday rejected far-right leader Norbert Hofer of the anti-immigration Freedom Party, electing environmentalist Alexander Van der Bellen as president, projections indicated. The result, if it holds, reaffirms the results of May’s balloting, in which Hofer narrowly lost with 49.65 per