|BURKINA FASO »|
Reported by Epoch Times
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — Hundreds of voters lined up after morning prayers to vote Sunday in Burkina Faso’s first presidential and legislative elections since a popular uprising toppled the West Africa nation’s longtime leader last year.
Many say the vote … »more
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|CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC »|
Central African Republic: Pope Brings Unity Message
[Al Jazeera] Pope Francis has called for unity in the Central African Republic (CAR), a country torn by strife between Christians and Muslims, urging its citizens to "avoid the temptation of fear of others".allAfrica.com 7 hours ago
|BODY OF RUSSIAN / TURKEY »|
Turkey Returning Body of Russian Pilot
Turkey said Sunday it is returning the body of a pilot who died after parachuting out of a Russian jet that was shot down by Turkish forces last week. Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said the body was taken to Turkey late Saturday and was being treated according to Orthodox tradition. Russian and..VOA News 15 hours ago
|TURKEY / SUMMIT »|
EU, Turkey Hold Summit to Address Migration Crisis
Turkey and the European Union are meeting Sunday to discuss how to address the flow of migrants that has swamped both of them this year as conflicts and instability in other parts of the world forced huge numbers of people to leave their homes. They are expected to agree on $3.2 billion in aid to..VOA News 14 hours ago
Kenya: 2,700 Families Displaced By El Nino Floods in Kisumu
[The Star] More than 2,700 families and at least 1,300 individuals have been displaced by El Nino floods in Kisumu county.allAfrica.com 13 hours ago
|Clippers beat Timberwolves, 107-99, for second victory in a row|
The Clippers defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves, 107-99, on Sunday at Staples Center to win two games in a row for the first time since a 4-0 start.L.A. Times 3 hours ago
The Clippers had lost eight of 11 games before Friday's 111-90 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
The Timberwolves cut the..
|COLLEGE FOOTBALL »|
|College Football Playoff looks pretty well set but coaching carousel spins on, wildly|
It used to be that coaches were safe during the season but teams were not. Now it's the opposite.L.A. Times 1 hour ago
The College Football Playoff has produced its own "El Nino" effect, the result of high-pressure booster systems colliding with billions of cumulonimbus dollars.
In 1997, Indiana..
|Letters to Calendar: Saiorse Ronan in 'Brooklyn'? It's a good thing|
Nonactors are vital to films and TV shows tooL.A. Times 11 hours ago
After reading this week's issue of the highly respectable and praiseworthy Sunday Calendar section with its two nice pieces about actors ["Leaping to the big time," "A haunting mom role," Nov. 22], I kindly want to remind you that movie and TV..
|A diplomatic brouhaha erupts over 'Made in Israel' labels|
Two weeks after the European Union approved guidelines for labeling goods from Israeli settlements, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu instructed the Foreign Ministry to suspend diplomatic contacts with EU institutions on matters related to the peace process with the..L.A. Times 1 hour ago