Day: November 8, 2017

DOJ Set To Block AT&T Takeover Of Time Warner : The Two-Way : NPR

An AT&T storefront on Fifth Avenue in New York in 2016. The Justice Department may require the company...

Carnage at small-town Texas church claimed 8 children

By the time Paul Brunner rolled up in his ambulance to the worst mass shooting in Texas history,...

Green Bay Packers cut TE Martellus Bennett with failure to disclose physical condition designation

The Green Bay Packers have cut tight end Martellus Bennett with the failure to disclose a medical condition...

Egypt: The flatworm’s revenge – Nature

Egyptian farmers working by the River Nile are at risk of schistosomiasis, which can lead to bladder cancer....

Arrest made in Virginia teenager’s death investigation

A retired Navy veteran and Charlotte native has been charged in connection with the death of a 19-year-old...

Danica Roem wins in Virginia, becoming first openly transgender state representative

Virginia’s most socially conservative state lawmaker was ousted from office Tuesday by Danica Roem, a Democrat who will be...

TX: Attorney General Ken Paxton: Guns in Churches Part of Solution – AmmoLand

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has stated the obvious about the mass murder at the First Baptist church...

Appeal begins for Mauritanian sentenced over blasphemy

Nouakchott - A Mauritanian court on Wednesday began hearing an appeal into a blogger sentenced to death over...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe says fired deputy plotted via witchcraft – WAND-TV Decatur

Authorities have identified a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was shot several times during a traffic stop and...

Tanzania to record all water sources for protection – Xinhuanet

A Tanzanian official on Wednesday directed all local government authorities in the country to take an inventory of...

‘Separatists’ kill two more police in restive Cameroon region: govt

Yaounde - Separatists killed two policemen in the restive English-speaking region of Cameroon, a day after an officer...

Lionel Messi rubbishes claims that he has a say on who gets called up for Argentina – News

Posted: 8 November 2017 Time: 19:45 FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi insist he has never interfered with call-ups...

Zimbabwe’s sacked Vice-President Mnangagwa ‘flees’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Emmerson Mnangagwa says the governing party has been hijacked Zimbabwe's former Vice-President Emmerson...

Opportunity for Investment in Kenya’s Hospitality Sector

Kenya’s focus is slowly shifting to target the corporate travel market in order to match international guest expectations....

Ivan Minnaert looking to make a mark at Black Leopards – News

Posted: 8 November 2017 Time: 19:45 New Black Leopards coach Ivan Minnaert is hoping to make a difference...

Zimbabwe: Sacked VP Mnangagwa Seeking Exile in SA?

Photo: The Herald President Robert and Mrs Grace Mugabe at a rally at the ruling party headquarters after...

Nigeria urges UN probe into deaths of 26 female migrants – Daily Times

Nigeria on Wednesday called for an international inquiry after 26 women and girls drowned attempting to cross the...

Youth unemployment behind unrest in Ethiopia: president – Xinhuanet

Youth unemployment is behind the unrest that rocked Ethiopia in 2016 and still simmers to this day, Ethiopian...

Bechem Unites star Amed Toure lands in Abidjan for ASEC Mimosas talks- reports – GhanaSoccerNet.com

Toure, who hails from Ivory Coast, has been identified as a replacement for Burkinabe striker Herve Oussale who...

Federer to face Zverev in ATP Tour Finals | Sport

LONDON (Reuters) - Six-times champion Roger Federer was paired in the same group as German debutant Alexander Zverev...

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA teammates arrested in China for shoplifting

Jalen Hill (left to right), Cody Riley and LiAngelo Ball will not play in the opener. (AP file)...

Zimbabwe: The UK’s misguided role in the rise and fall of Mnangagwa

The UK’s faith in the former VP taking over from Robert Mugabe revealed its deep misunderstanding of Zimbabwean politics...

South Africa:Apartheid Govt Left a ‘Blueprint’ for State Capture – Author – AllAfrica.com

South Africans should not fool themselves into thinking that large-scale government corruption only started with the rise to...

Cameroon separatists kill at least 2 gendarmes as Anglophone dispute escalates – Reuters

Anglophone secessionists in Cameroon killed at least two gendarmes on Wednesday, two secessionist leaders and a security official...

Eritrea: Seminar On Trachoma Prevention

Barentu — The Ministry of Health branch in the Gash Barka region organized a seminar in Shambuko sub-zone...

Kenya: Miss Tourism Kenya’s Blonde Moment Shocks Kenyans

By Naira HabibAn online marketing campaign by the Miss Tourism Kenya pageant has left many Kenyans shocked. The...

Democrats’ approval ratings hit a new low at a key point for the party

  Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., center, accompanied by the Senate Democrats, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in...

Cote d’Ivoire/Morocco: Côte d’Ivoire Faces All-or-Nothing World Cup Qualifier Against Morocco

Côte d'Ivoire manager Marc Wilmots said Tuesday the team was unfazed by pressure or minor injuries ahead of...

Nigeria: Socialite Bobrisky Allegedly Arrested in Lagos Over Claimed Gay Admittance

Lifestyle celebrity and only Nigerian Self acclaimed male Barbie doll, Idris Okuneye, a.k.a Bobrisky, has been arrested in...

Africa: FAO to G7 – Urgent Action Needed to Curb Malnutrition Globally

press release Milan — Addressing health ministers from the G7 nations, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today...

Africa: Ghana Hosts CABRI Policy Dialogue On Water, Sanitation & Hygiene

press release Representatives of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH-related) Ministries, and Finance and Health Ministries in twelve African...

Hitman who ‘threw acid at holiday rep’ found in Uganda – Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: Suspected 'hit man' who 'threw acid in Thomson holiday rep's face in Portugal on the orders of...

South Africa: Families Live in Fear Below High-Voltage Lines

By Vincent LaliShack dwellers in Sondela informal settlement have no legal electricity, rubbish collection or toilets Sondela informal...

Kenya: John Magufuli Utterances Heighten Border Tensions

opinion By Joseph Ngunjiri and Mohamed AhmedThe border dispute between Kenya and Tanzania, over pasture land, is threatening...

Egypt: Hope for Scorpion Prison Inmates

press release By Joe StorkThe fight against one of Egypt's most notorious prisons, where numerous political prisoners are...

Priti Patel ordered back to UK for meeting with Theresa May over Israel contacts – Warrington Guardian

Priti Patel is facing almost certain dismissal after being ordered back to Britain following the disclosure of further...

Priti Patel: UK minister in peril over Israel meetings

Priti Patel, the UK Secretary of State for International Development, is under pressure after it was revealed that...

Cameroon: Environment & Nature Protection – Measure Taken to Save Dja Reserve

By Amindeh Blaise AtabongThe Ministry of Economy, Planning and Regional Development has through a partnership convention sought the...

South Sudan: Harvest Season Provides Meagre Respite to Ongoing Hunger Crisis

The current harvest season has not brought enough food to end the hunger crisis in South Sudan, as...

Vice President Pence to attend prayer service for victims of…

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas - Vice President Mike Pence, Second Lady Karen Pence and Texas Governor Greg Abbott will...