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Malawi fights tsetse flies, disease after wildlife relocated

Oct. 30, 2019 4:16 AM EDT

NKHOTAKOTA, Malawi (AP) — The relocation of hundreds of elephants to Malawi's largest wildlife reserve was meant to be a sign of hope and renewal in this southern African nation. Then nearby residents began falling ill. The cause of the headaches, weakness and pain were trypanosomes, tiny parasites spread...

They said it: Leaders at the UN, in their own words

Sep. 26, 2019 9:43 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Lots of leaders saying lots of things about lots of topics — topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world. That's what the speechmaking at the U.N. General Assembly invariably produces each year. And each year, certain enormous topics and certain louder voices...

Harry and Meghan visit South Africa's oldest mosque on tour

Sep. 24, 2019 12:42 PM EDT

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and her husband, Prince Harry, have visited South Africa's oldest mosque as their first official tour as a family continues for a second day. Their stop at the 225-year-old Auwal Mosque in Cape Town on Tuesday includes a viewing of the first...