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    Passengers in Zimbabwe Caught in Bus Fire; 40 Killed

    By FARAI MUTSAKA, Associated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Fire swept through a passenger bus in Zimbabwe, killing more than 40 people and injuring at least 20, some of whom suffered severe burns, authorities said Friday. A...

    Howard University Welcomes the Cultures of Japan

    By Lauren Poteat Special to the AFRO Serving as a hub for Black excellence across the country, isn’t the only thing that Howard University is known for. Catering to an elaborate Department of World Languages and...

    Ugandan Pop Star-Politician Performs 1st Show Since Jailing

    By RODNEY MUHUMUZA, Associated Press KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan pop star and opposition politician Bobi Wine performed his first concert since he was charged with treason and jailed, a show of defiance Saturday punctuated...

    Wisconsin Refugee Works to Reunite With his Family

    By The Associated Press APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A Congolese refugee who resettled in Wisconsin is working to reunite with his family. The Post-Crescent reports that 33-year-old Heritier Muhorana of Appleton has been working with World...

    Dutch Convict 34 for Blocking Anti-Racism Demonstrators

    The Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A court in the Netherlands convicted 34 people Friday for blocking a highway to prevent anti-racism demonstrators from protesting at a festive parade featuring the Dutch version...

    4 Car Bombs Explode by Hotel in Somalia’s Capital; 20 Dead

    By FARAH ABDI and ABDI GULED, Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Four car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least 20 people and injuring 17, said...

    More Crossing US-Mexico Border Come From Far-Flung Lands

    By ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The young man traversed Andean mountains, plains and cities in buses, took a harrowing boat ride in which five fellow migrants drowned, walked through thick jungle...

    Police Halt 2nd Migrant Group Trying to Enter Mexico

    By SANTIAGO BILLY, Associated Press TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — Several hundred migrants tried to cross the Suchiate River from Guatemala to Mexico en masse on Monday, but were met by ranks of Mexican federal police...

    Duchess Meghan Praises New Zealand on Women’s Voting Victory

    By NICK PERRY, Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The Duchess of Sussex on Sunday congratulated New Zealand on becoming the first country in the world to allow women to vote 125 years ago,...

    Meghan’s Wedding Gown Goes on Display at Windsor Castle

    By GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has described how she worked with designer Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy to create a "timeless" wedding gown for her wedding to...

    Don’t Miss the Rear View in the Hitchcock Homage: NUMBER 37

    New York, NY, October 8, 2018 – Dark Star Pictures is pleased to announce that it has secured a U.S. theatrical release for the suspense thriller Number 37, beginning Friday, November 2, 2018. In her debut feature film Number 37,...

    Deadly Attack Amid Ebola Outbreak Stalls Containment Efforts

    By AL-HADJI KUDRA MALIRO and CARA ANNA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congolese rebels killed 15 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the epicenter of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, Congo's military...
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