02/24/2014 1:49amLawyers for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds say he was deported to the U.S. after a paying a fine for violating Zimbabwe's immigration laws.
02/24/2014 4:03amState radio in Ivory Coast says four people were killed in a cross-border raid staged from neighboring Liberia.
02/24/2014 6:35amHooded soldiers carrying sniper rifles have unleashed a sweeping crackdown across Mogadishu in a hunt for militants and weapons after the country's al-Qaida-linked militants group's latest attack on the country's presidential palace.
02/24/2014 7:50amMali's top prosecutor says five bodies were discovered in two graves near a military barracks outside the capital.
02/24/2014 8:50amPolice on the island nation of Seychelles say that two former U.S. Navy SEALs found dead aboard the ship Maersk Alabama died of respiratory failure and were suspected to have had heart attacks, possibly from drug use.
02/24/2014 9:39amChristian militiamen killed at least 70 people in the remote southwest of Central African Republic, at one point ordering a group of Muslims to lie on the ground and shooting them one by one, witnesses said Monday.
02/24/2014 9:44amThe U.N. says 400,000 people have been displaced in recent months by fighting involving local militia groups in Congo's mineral-rich southeast Katanga province.
02/24/2014 11:45amThe Christian militiamen know hundreds of Muslims are hiding here on the grounds of the Catholic church and now they're giving them a final ultimatum: Leave Central African Republic within a week or face death at the hands of machete-wielding youths.
02/24/2014 1:43pmA look at global reactions after Uganda President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay bill that calls for harsh penalties, including 14 years in jail for first-time offenders, and life imprisonment as the maximum penalty for, among other offenses, repeated gay sex between consenting adults.