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Ethiopia’s Dibaba sprints past Masai

Ethiopia’s Dibaba sprints past Masai

(AP) NAIROBI, Kenya -- Ethiopia's Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba has beaten Kenya's world champion Linet Masai in the women's 10,000 meters at the African Athletics Championships. Dibaba won Saturday's race in 31 minutes 51.39 seconds. She outsprinted Masai in the last lap after trailing her most of the race. Fellow Ethiopian Haileyesus [...]

Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attacks

Al-Shabab Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attacks

by David Gura, NPR:  Al-Shabab, a Somali militant group with links to al-Qaida, has claimed responsibility for two bombings in Kampala, Uganda, NPR's Dina Temple-Raston reports. The attacks killed some 74 people. The suicide bombers ignited their vests in a restaurant and rugby club yesterday, at 10:30 p.m. local time, during the final game of [...]

Bombs explode at 2 sites in Uganda, deaths feared

Bombs explode at 2 sites in Uganda, deaths feared

The Associated Press:  KAMPALA, Uganda — Bombs exploded at two sites in Uganda's capital late Sunday as people watched the World Cup final on TV, killing at least 30 people. Foreigners, including Europeans and possibly Americans, were believed to be among the casualties. Police Chief Kale Kaihura said he believed that Somalia's most feared [...]