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8 Endangered Black Rhinos Die From Salt Poisoning During Relocation
Salt levels were too high in the drinking water of their new territory in Kenya.
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Novak Djokovic Wins Fourth Wimbledon Title
By Martyn Herman, Reuters
The Serbian tennis star bested South African eighth seed Kevin Anderson.
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Barack Obama's Summer Reading List Features Some Of Africa’s Best Writers
The former president suggested books like "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and "Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe.
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Lions Eat Suspected Rhino Poachers On South African Game Reserve
A ranger discovered the human remains while taking guests on a safari drive at the Sibuya Game Reserve.
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Nigeria Soccer Captain's Father Kidnapped Before World Cup Game
John Obi Mikel's father was rescued almost a week later following a "gun duel."
How Using A Drone Changed The Way This Photographer Saw Inequality
Johnny Miller uses drones to capture images of places touched by wealth and opportunity that lie shockingly close to underserved communities.
Kentucky Woman Faces Backlash For Killing Giraffe In Africa
Ricky Gervais and Debra Messing are among those condemning the big-game hunter.
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3-Year-Old Birthday Girl Dies After Mass Stabbing Attack In Idaho
Seven other victims remain hospitalized, many with "serious or critical injuries."
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100 Migrants Likely To Have Drowned Near Libya
Libya is one of the main departure points for migrants trying to cross to Europe by sea.
Fire Sweeps Through Nairobi Market, Killing 15
Cause of the blaze is under investigation.
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Russia Wants Spoons To Be The New Vuvuzelas At World Cup
"Lozhkas,” traditional Russian instruments, are spoons that produce a clacking noise.
'This Is Nigeria' Nails Cover Of Childish Gambino's 'This Is America'
Falz raps his own county's ills in viral video that got the Diddy seal of approval.
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Survivor Of Rwandan Genocide To Be Country's First Female Neurosurgeon
Dr. Claire Karekezi says the genocide is what made her understand that "we cannot count on anyone but ourselves."
Trump Reassures North Korea, But Threatens 'Total Decimation' Without A Deal
The president assured Kim Jong Un he can stay in power if he gives up his nuclear arsenal.
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Ted Cruz Staff, USAID Met With Group That Called Apartheid A 'So-Called' Injustice
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
Leaders of AfriForum, an Afrikaner rights group, also posed for a picture with national security adviser John Bolton.
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Unique And Festive Mother’s Day Traditions From Around The World
Mother’s Day around the world can involve much more than just breakfast in bed. Here are some unique traditions from the United Kingdom, Japan, Ethiopia, Mexico and Nepal.
Dozens Dead After Torrential Rains Cause Dam To Burst In Kenya
By Thomas Mukoya, Reuters
The floodwaters swept away power lines, homes and buildings, including a primary school.
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There's Nothing 'Fair' About The New Rules For Women Track Athletes
Women's sports should be about the destruction of gender norms, not reinforcing them.
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For Openly Gay Actor-Singer Nakhane, Defiance Is Key To Survival
By Serena Chaudhry, Reuters
The South African artist says he came to terms with his sexuality five years ago.
PETA Ad Calls For Deporting 'Undesirable' Trophy Hunter Donald Trump Jr.
He's a "bad hombre," says animal rights organization.
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Fighter. Liberator. Ungovernable Woman. Mother Of A Nation. And A Wife Too.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy may resonate even more in South Africa now than that of her husband, Nelson Mandela.
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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Campaigner, Is Dead At 81
The South African activist spent decades standing up against racial segregation and discrimination.
Orphan Chimp In Viral Video Broke Rescue Pilot's Heart
"He should have been with his mom."
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Searching For A Motherland As A Black Latina
Maria V. Luna
I was looking for that mythical place where my blackness and Latinidad could peacefully coexist. This is what I found.
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In Rare LGBTQ Rights Win, Kenyan Court Rules Forced Anal Exams Illegal
By Nita Bhalla, Reuters
The "violating" tests have no medical merit, activists argued.
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Boko Haram Releases Over 100 Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
The girls had been kidnapped by the militant group a month ago.
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