02/11/2014 5:38amThe top United Nations aid official in South Sudan is warning of a potential famine if residents aren't able to plant and harvest crops.
02/11/2014 6:47amAlgerian state radio says a military transport plane has crashed in the east of the country killing all 99 aboard.
02/11/2014 7:41amWhen Nelson Mandela won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993, South Africa's post office issued a stamp with his image. It released another when Mandela was inaugurated as South Africa's first black president in the following year. Then one more when the former president turned 90 in 2008.
02/11/2014 12:20pmThe U.S. Embassy in Uganda is warning of a specific terrorist threat in the country's capital, Kampala.
02/11/2014 2:12pmOn the third anniversary of the day Hosni Mubarak stepped down as Egypt's president after an 18-day uprising, the government blocked access to Tahrir Square on Tuesday and letters emerged from activists reporting that they have been beaten and subjected to other abuses by police after being arrested in a string of protests in late January.