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UK Party Suspends Leader’s Girlfriend over Racist Remarks About Meghan Markle

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. Independence Party on Sunday suspended the membership of the girlfriend of the party's leader after she reportedly made racist...

Boris Becker’s Son Presses Charges after Racist German Slur

BERLIN (AP) — The son of former tennis star Boris Becker has pressed charges against a German nationalist lawmaker who insulted him with a...

33 Killed as Bus Falls into River in Western India

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 33 people were killed on Saturday after a passenger bus veered off a bridge and plunged into a...

Nigerian-Born Tech Entrepreneur Inks Deal with Apple to Sell Gaming Robot

Nigerian-born Englishman Silas Adekunle has raised more than $7 million to fund an innovative gaming robot that can be used, in part, to enhance...

African Music Star in Exile Awaits Real Change for Zimbabwe

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — As Zimbabweans celebrated the ouster of dictator Robert Mugabe, they danced on the streets to previously banned protest songs by...

A Tour in the Footsteps of Famous African-Americans in Paris

PARIS (AP) — The great African-American writers James Baldwin and Richard Wright began their feud over Wright's novel "Native Son," at Cafe Les Deux...

Prince Harry, Mixed Race Actress Meghan Markle to Wed Next Year

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry, fifth in line to the British throne, will marry American actress Meghan Markle in the spring, palace officials announced...

Zimbabwe Judge Says Military Action Against Mugabe was Legal

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's military action leading to Robert Mugabe's resignation was legal, a High Court judge has ruled, in a key decision...

Robert Mugabe Resigns

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned as president Tuesday after 37 years in power, as parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. "My decision...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Ignores Calls to Quit, Faces Impeachment

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabweans mobilized Monday for what they hope is a major push to oust President Robert Mugabe, an increasingly isolated figure...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Resigning after 37 Years: Official

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is resigning after nearly four decades in power, according to an official close to the talks...

Zimbabweans Say Mugabe Must Quit Now, But More Talks Planned

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Giddy with joy and finally free to speak out, vast throngs of demonstrators turned Zimbabwe's capital into a carnival ground...