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Hyena mauls boy in South African wildlife park
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- A hyena has mauled a 15-year-old boy at a camp in South Africa's Kruger National Park, sinking its teeth into the youth's face as he slept in a tent....

Michelle Obama, daughters in Africa to push girls' education
KAKATA, Liberia (AP) -- First lady Michelle Obama visited a leadership camp for girls in Liberia to launch her latest Africa visit Monday, urging the teens in one of the world's poorest countries to keep fighting to stay in school....

Explosives kill 2 suicide bombers in northeast Nigeria
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) -- Residents say two suicide bombers have exploded prematurely in Nigeria's northeastern Maiduguri city, killing themselves and no one else....

Report says South African leader should pay $507,000
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African President Jacob Zuma should reimburse the state for $507,000 in a scandal over upgrades to his private home, according to a report by the national treasury released Monday....

Report: 18 deaths by police unit in Central African Republic
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- Human Rights Watch says it has documented the killings of at least 18 people by a police unit in Central African Republic....

2 killed, more than 80 injured in Madagascar attack
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- A grenade exploded in a stadium in Madagascar, killing two people and injuring more than 80 in what authorities describe as a terrorist attack, authorities said Monday....

Officials say 7 mine workers kidnapped in Nigeria freed
WARRI, Nigeria (AP) -- Three Australians, two Nigerians, a New Zealander and a South African were in a "safe location" on Monday a day after they were freed from kidnappers who ambushed a police convoy last week in southeastern Nigeria and killed a driver, officials said....

British-Lebanese TV host deported from Egypt to Beirut
BEIRUT (AP) -- A prominent dual British-Lebanese journalist who hosted a talk show critical of the government of Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi arrived in Beirut on Tuesday after authorities in Cairo briefly detained her and then deported her, her lawyer said....

Egypt detains, deports prominent female TV host
CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian authorities on Monday detained and deported a famous TV host whose program had been critical of the government's policies, including its crackdown on freedom of speech, her lawyer and officials said....

Egyptian students stage rare protest in Tahrir Square
CAIRO (AP) -- Hundreds of Egyptian high school students staged a rare protest in Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square on Monday before security forces quickly moved in, dispersing them with tear gas and detaining several....