Africa

Pistorius trial delayed over aide illness

Pistorius trial delayed over aide illness

PRETORIA (South Africa) — The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has been delayed until April 7 because one of the legal experts who will assist the judge in reaching a verdict is...

US airlift support to bolster hunt for Kony

US airlift support to bolster hunt for Kony

WASHINGTON — The US military is deploying four tilt-rotor transport planes to Uganda in response to African Union requests for airlift support in the hunt for the elusive leader...

16 killed in Nigeria job stampede

ABUJA (Nigeria) — At least 16 people were killed in stampedes for government jobs in Nigeria when hundreds of thousands were invited to apply for fewer than 5,000 positions,...

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