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AP Explains: How climate change feeds Africa locust invasion

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Locusts by the millions are nibbling their way across a large part of Africa in the worst outbreak some places have...

AP Explains: Why US troop cuts in Africa would cause alarm

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Even as destroyed U.S. military aircraft smoldered from an al-Shabab attack that killed three Americans this month in Kenya, the al-Qaida-linked...

At least 2 killed, 20 wounded in bombing near Somali capital

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - At least two people were killed and more than 20 others wounded when a suicide car bomber targeted a construction...

South Sudan rivals agree to meet unity government deadline

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - South Sudan’s rival leaders have agreed to form a coalition government by the February deadline, a South African special...

3 African countries trying out 1st malaria vaccine in babies

TOMALI, Malawi (AP) - A pinch in the leg, a squeal and a trickle of tears. One baby after another in Malawi is getting...

3 African countries trying out 1st malaria vaccine in babies

TOMALI, Malawi (AP) - A pinch in the leg, a squeal and a trickle of tears. One baby after another in Malawi is getting...

‘Amazing’: New embryo made of nearly extinct rhino species

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Researchers say they have successfully created another embryo of the nearly extinct northern white rhino in a global effort to keep...

Ethiopia PM asks South Africa leader to help in dam dispute

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Ethiopia's prime minister has asked South Africa's president to intervene in his country's dispute with Egypt over a massive dam project...

New Oman ruler vows to uphold late sultan’s peaceful policy

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Oman's new ruler, Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said, vowed Saturday to uphold his predecessor Sultan Qaboos bin...

Oman’s new ruler vows to uphold peaceful policy of Qaboos

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Oman's new ruler, Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said, vowed Saturday to uphold his predecessor Sultan Qaboos bin...