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Former President Bill Clinton speaks at the 25th Anniversary Rainforest Fund benefit concert at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Associated Press - WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of pages of documents from President Bill Clinton's White House affirm a longtime adage: The more thin…

  • Strike-hit South Africa platinum miners … AFP - 16 hours ago

    The new terms would raise the total pay and benefits for an underground miner at the Implats, Amplats and Lonmin companies by 7.5-10.0 percent a year on average. … More »

  • 'Pit bull' Pistorius prosecutor … AFP - Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    Through his fiery cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius and mauling of expert witnesses, state prosecutor Gerrie Nel has become a global cult hero and a rare poster … More »

  • Apartheid abuse cases against Ford, … Associated Press - Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    A federal judge on Thursday declined to toss out decade-old lawsuits that accuse IBM Corp. and Ford Motor Co. of supporting apartheid by letting their subsidiaries … More »

  • S.Africa's strike-hit platinum miners … AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    Two of the world's top platinum producers, Anglo American Platinum and Impala Platinum, on Thursday announced a new wage offer to end a 12-week strike in their … More »

  • S.Africa, Mozambique reach deal to fight … AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    South Africa signed an anti-poaching agreement on Thursday with neighbouring Mozambique, a major transit route for rhino horn trafficked to Asia. Mozambique is a … More »

  • Top pathologist hired by Pistorius won't … AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    A star pathologist hired by Oscar Pistorius told AFP on Thursday he will not testify at the athlete's murder trial, another blow for his defence after a week of … More »

  • CORRECTED: S.Africa's Zuma booed … AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    Disgruntled residents in a small South African town booed President Jacob Zuma Wednesday during an election campaign of the ruling ANC three weeks ahead of general … More »

  • Acting Eskom CEO doesn't want top …
    Acting Eskom CEO doesn't want top … Primedia Online - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    Acting Eskom CEO Colin Matjila has no interest in taking on the job on a full-time basis. Matjila is an Eskom board member and former National Energy Regulator of … More »

  • AP names Nigeria chief of bureau
    AP names Nigeria chief of bureau Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    The Associated Press has named Michelle Faul, who has covered the major stories of Africa over the past three decades, as its bureau chief in Nigeria. The … More »

  • EFF welcomes Nactu support
    EFF welcomes Nactu support Primedia Online - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    The Economic Freedom Fighters said that the decision by the National Council of Trade Unions (Nactu) to support the party in the national elections was a sign that … More »

  • Diepsloot: Where South Africa's … AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    The tavern in Diepsloot township on the outskirts of Johannesburg starts filling up early on a Friday. There's no job!" says unemployed 29-year-old Elias, … More »

  • Soweto: From bullets to BMWs AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014

    Sunday afternoon is showtime in Soweto, a time when it seems everyone in South Africa's iconic township is out on the streets strutting their stuff. An armada of … More »

 

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