Associated Press

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 00:00
The Camp 7 prison unit is so shrouded in secrecy that its location on the U.S. base in Cuba is classified and officials refuse to discuss it. Now, two separate but related events are forcing it into the limelight.
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 10:11
Hospital and local government officials say an explosion at a village market near hideouts of Islamic extremists in northeast Nigeria has killed 32 people.
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 08:28
Germany will contribute soldiers to a European Union-led military training mission in Somalia - overcoming its previous reluctance to send troops to the East African country.
Friday, March 21, 2014 - 00:00
Aid workers in Haiti have begun distributing food to help some of the Caribbean nation's poorest people cope with a severe drought, an official with a United Nations agency said Thursday.
Friday, March 21, 2014 - 00:00
Honduran police say they are looking for three men who opened fire at a soccer game in a village near the capital city of Tegucigalpa, killing five people. Read more here:
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 00:00
Students (...) mission: to broaden support for their anti-government protest movement in the low-income barrios whose working poor the late President Hugo Chavez championed.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 09:24
Kenya's lead counterterrorism agency is working to stop another Westgate Mall-style terrorist attack - that many here believe Somali militants will try again - on a shoe-string budget: The Anti-Terror Police Unit in Nairobi has just $735 to spend this month.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 09:17
Dozens of gunmen on motorbikes have killed more than 100 villagers in an ongoing conflict over land in northern Nigeria, survivors said Thursday.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 08:24
The East African nation of Tanzania — long a force of quiet power in the region and a voice of restraint and non-interference in other countries' affairs — is embroiled in a potentially ugly feud with Rwanda and its press after Tanzania's president urged Rwanda's government to negotiate with a Congo-based Rwandan rebel group.
Monday, March 10, 2014 - 08:52
Spain's government has authorized an increase in a temporary force of U.S. marines and aircraft based at a southwestern Spanish air base as part of a rapid reaction force to deal with crises in Africa.