Libyan TV anchor shot dead in Benghazi

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An independent television station in Libya says gunmen have killed one of its anchors in the eastern city of Benghazi.…

Large oil spill spreads in Manila Bay

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A large oil spill from an underwater pipe has contaminated waters in Manila Bay near the Philippine capital and p…

Zimbabwe opposition files poll challenge

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Lawyers for outgoing Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said Friday they filed an appeal with the Constitutional Court…

Cattle raid leaves 9 dead in South Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Officials in South Sudan say cattle rustlers killed nine people in the country’s most violent state. Dau Akoi Jurku…

Correction: Obama-Bush story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Aug. 8 about President Barack Obama telephoning former President George W. Bush after Bush’s heart procedure, T…