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The Latest: 8 suspected militants killed in Egypt shootout

CAIRO (AP) - The latest on the developments in Egypt (all times local):5:15 p.m.Egypt's Interior Ministry says its forces killed eight members of a...

Former Zambian leader Kenneth Kaunda, 93, leaves hospital

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Zambian media say 93-year-old Kenneth Kaunda, the country's independence leader and its former longtime president, has left a hospital after several...

Book about Nelson Mandela’s medical treatment stirs dispute

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Some relatives of Nelson Mandela say a new book by a military doctor that documents the South African leader's medical treatments...

Egypt opens military base says largest in region

CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has inaugurated a military base in the country's northwest to protect facilities and projects in coastal...

The Latest: UN deplores Palestinians deaths in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Latest on developments in Israel (all times local):1:50 a.m.The United Nations says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "deeply deplores" the death of...

Al-Qaida suspect linked to cartoonist plot extradited to US

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - An al-Qaida suspect linked to a plot to kill a Swedish cartoonist was brought to Philadelphia from Spain to face terrorism...

The Latest: Israel: Third Israeli dies after stabbing attack

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Latest on developments in Israel (all times local):11:20 p.m.Israel's rescue service says a third Israelis has died of wounds sustained...

Nigeria: Bombed refugee center wasn’t marked properly

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's military says the air force mistakenly launched an airstrike on a refugee camp in January because the camp was...

Burundi robotics teens may have ‘self-initiated’ vanishing

McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Organizers of an international robotics competition in the U.S. capital believe the disappearance of six teens from Burundi may have...

Killing of Cecil’s son highlights peril facing African lions

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - First there was Cecil, a Zimbabwean lion whose 2015 killing by an American hunter ignited international outrage. Now Cecil's son Xanda...