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
Towards Overcoming Peace-Building Absurdity in South Sudan (III) ... - Individual.com ... members of South Sudan's National Legislative Assembly (SSNLA). Some of these lawmakers not only blamed ... Switching gears, out in South ... 12/5/2013 - 3:54 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
Investigators say South Sudanese former ministers should face trial Billions of dollars of lucrative oil revenues have been systematically stolen from South Sudan, the government says, blocking the grossly underdeveloped young nation’s efforts to rebuild after decades of war. Former cabinet affairs minister Deng Alor and ... 09/5/2013 - 5:42 pm | View Link
900 000 needy blocked from aid in South Sudan The director of UN humanitarian operations yesterday blamed the Sudanese government and rebels for ... are allied with guerrilla forces that eventually came to power in South Sudan. "The humanitarian status of these people is truly appalling," Ging told ... 08/31/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
South Sudan: Battle of Wits to Heal SPLM's Sick and Dying Soul South Sudan is the country that of late gained her painstaking independence ... widow of the late SPLM founder Dr. John Garang De Mabior and Machar himself. But as the battle gears up in shape and form day and night, it seems it will be a two - horse ... 05/20/2013 - 4:47 pm | View Link
South Sudan blamed as it gears up for war At a dusty intersection just north of Bentiu, three young South Sudanese soldiers were waiting for a lift to the frontlines. "We are in a process leading to war," said 24-year-old Moses Akon, thoughtfully. Trucks and pick-ups crammed with troop ... 04/30/2012 - 10:41 pm | View Link
Walhalla Police Chief Ronald Wilbanks says 25-year-old Joshua Charles Campbell of Mountain Rest is being treated at Greenville Memorial Hospital for a head injury.
Campbell had been in jail since Sunday on charges including petty larceny, shoplifting, burglary, and receiving stolen goods.
Virginia mental health officials are introducing changes in 2014 to ensure that hospital beds will be available for people who pose a danger to themselves or others.
The promised new protocols follow the Nov. 19 death of a Virginia state senator's son less than one day after he had been released from emergency custody.
The revised policies and protocols, to be issued Jan.
The death of a 20-year-old woman whose body was found on a footpath behind a Worcester home has been ruled a homicide.
Police say a positive identification has not yet been made, but they do not think the death was a random act.
The Telegram & Gazette (http://bit.ly/IURDSC ) reports that according to court documents, the woman had been beaten and then the body burned.
A Warwick business has received initial state approval to become the first Rhode Island business to help patients seeking to join the state's growing medical marijuana program.
The state allows marijuana use by certified patients for relief from chronic pain, cancer, HIV, AIDS, severe nausea and other ailments.
A southwestern Illinois man is facing drunken driving charges for a fatal crash that killed five people.
The Southern Illinoisan reports (http://bit.ly/1jtu8gV ) Darrell G. Delong was charged with five counts of aggravated driving under the influence and one count of reckless homicide for the Nov. 23 wreck in McLeansboro.
A woman who was convicted of assisting in her mother's killing has left prison after serving 15 years.
Prosecutors said her mother had planned to send the teen to a Christian boarding school for troubled girls.