Brazil house approves end to secret voting

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil’s lower house has voted to end the system of secret voting in the national legislature. That’s been a main de…

Central African Republic to collect guns

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Central African Republic on Wednesday launched a program to collect unauthorized weapons in response…

New Mali president Keita sworn into office

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali’s new president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been sworn into office. Nouhoum Tapily, the head of Mali’s supreme court…