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Death Toll In Nairobi Hotel Complex Attack Rises To 21
By Christopher Torchia, AP
Gunfire continued into Wednesday morning, and dozens of trapped people were rescued overnight.
Kenya's Mary Keitany Wins NYC Marathon For 4th Time In 5 Years
By Denis P. Gorman, AP
She ran the race in 2 hours, 22 minutes, 48 seconds -- the second fastest in history.
Anthony Bourdain's Final 'Parts Unknown' Trailer: 'It's Like A Punch In The Gut'
The chef, restaurateur and author who died at 61 is featured in a clip for the show alongside CNN's W. Kamau Bell in Kenya.
Local Fisherman And Tourist Killed In Kenya Hippo Attacks
The men were bitten in the chest by different hippos in the same area, according to officials.
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Watch Barack Obama Joyfully Dancing About 7,000 Miles Away From Trump
In Kenya, the former president and his 96-year-old step-grandmother showed off some moves.
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.
Fire Sweeps Through Nairobi Market, Killing 15
Cause of the blaze is under investigation.
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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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.
The Last Male Northern White Rhino Just Died
Sudan, the last male northern white rhino is dead at the age of 45. Now, only two females remain on the planet.
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Kenya Gambles On Dirty Energy With Its First Coal Plant
By Daniel Wesangula, On Assignment For HuffPost
"If it goes on, we might lose it all."
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This May Be The Last Photo Post About The Last Male Northern White Rhino
The northern white rhino inches closer to extinction.
Antony Njuguna / Reuters
Kenya Awaits Ruling In Landmark Case To Legalize Gay Sex
By John Ndiso, Reuters
At present, persecution of LGBTQ people in the country is rife.
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Lupita Nyong’o Writes Children's Book On What It Means To Be Beautiful
The book follows a Kenyan girl uncomfortable with her dark skin on a journey to rediscover beauty.
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Protect Older Persons From Molesters
Writer and Consultant
Originally posted on Kenya’s Daily Nation A week after the world marked the International Day of Older Persons on Oct. 1
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Shalane Flanagan Becomes First U.S. Woman To Win NYC Marathon In 40 Years
She defeated a Kenyan in the race's women's division.
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Kenya Just Banned A Disney Show Because Of Its Gay Character
Curtis M. Wong
The country won't air "Andi Mack" to "protect children from exposure to bad content."
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10 Lessons We've Learned From AIDS That Can Be Applied To Chronic Diseases
David J. Olson
Global health communications and social marketing advisor
Communicable diseases like HIV/AIDS and malaria have taken a terrible toll on Kenya and other African countries over the
Siegfried Modola / Reuters
Violence, Protests Mar Kenya's Election Rerun
Around 50 people have been killed, mostly by security forces, since the original Aug. 8 vote.
Goran Tomasevic / Reuters
Kenya Plunges Deeper Into Crisis Ahead Of Tomorrow's Vote
By George Obulutsa and Katharine Houreld, Reuters
Hundreds of supporters of opposition leader Odinga took to the streets.
Kenya’s Debilitating Drought -- 370,000 Children In Dire Need Of Help
United Nations Resident Coordinator, Kenya
We must neither allow the poorest in Kenya to bear the cost nor let this crises stifle Kenya’s human development.
Stunning Photos Show Faces Of Poverty That Are Rarely Seen
"I am providing for my family. I feel like the boss, but it is hard."
Baz Ratner / Reuters
Gunmen Attack Kenyan School, Killing Six Children: Officials
The assailants remain unidentified.
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