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Egypt detains 4 people after hot air balloon crash

CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention of four people over a hot air balloon crash that killed one tourist and wounded...

Hot air balloon crashes over Egypt’s Luxor, killing tourist

LUXOR, Egypt (AP) - A hot air balloon carrying foreign tourists over Egypt's ancient city of Luxor crash-landed Friday, killing a tourist from South...

Egypt: Hot air balloon crashes in Luxor, 1 tourist killed

LUXOR, Egypt (AP) - A hot air balloon with foreign tourists sightseeing over the southern city of Luxor crash landed on Friday, killing a...

33 die in Congo flooding after heavy rain

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) - Authorities in Congo say at least 33 people have died amid flooding in and around the capital of Kinshasa.Dominique Weloli,...

Egypt say 3 policemen killed in northern Sinai: officials

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) - Egyptian security officials say three policemen and a civilian have been killed in the restive northern Sinai peninsula where Islamic...

Egypt arrests 75, including officials, with corruption

CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian authorities have arrested 75 people including government officials and foreigners over an array of corruption-related charges.The country's anti-corruption Administrative Control...

The Latest: 18 dead in South Africa passenger train crash

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - The Latest on passenger train crash in South Africa (all times local):6:25 p.m.A South African official says 18 people died when...

The Latest: 12 dead in South Africa passenger train crash

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - The Latest on passenger train crash in South Africa (all times local):4 p.m.South Africa's transport minister says at least 12 people...

American charged with subversion in Zimbabwe freed ‘for now’

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A Zimbabwean court on Thursday freed "for now" an American woman charged with subversion for allegedly describing the former president...

Egypt detains female singer for video inciting debauchery

CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention of a little-known female singer over a racy video posted online, the second female singer...