At least 22 people have been killed in two days of clashes in Central African Republic, witnesses said on Tuesday, as foreign troops struggle to curb cycles of violence between Muslim and Christian communities.
Second Wedding For 9-Year-Old Boy, 61-Year-Old Wife
A nine-year-old schoolboy has become one of the world's youngest grooms for the second time -- marrying his 62-year-old wife again. The second ceremony took place because the boy wanted to make it "official," though members of both families made it clear that the marriage was not legally binding.
Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor has reportedly saved over 100 patients from the deadly disease, now he will have to fight it within his own body. Sheik Umar Khan is a virologist whom Sierra Leone's health minister called a "national hero" for his efforts to fight the spread of the Ebola virus.
Nigeria Wraps Up Kidnap Investigation With 200 Girls Still Missing
Nigeria wrapped up its inquiry into the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls by militants on Friday with little progress to show, reporting almost none had been freed after the initial kidnapping some girls escaped from.
South African Officials Arrested Over Mandela Memorial 'Fraud'
Police said six senior South African government officials were arrested on Monday for alleged fraud relating to the memorial service in December of former president Nelson Mandela. Millions of South Africans and more than 70 world leaders attended events to commemorate the anti-apartheid leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate who died at 95 on Dec.
For gays living in Uganda, just walking outside of their homes can be dangerous. And today, long-standing prejudice has been institutionalized into law with the country's "Anti-Homosexuality Act," which calls for harsh sentences for gay acts. Offenders convicted of "aggravated homosexuality" face life in prison. NewsHour Weekend special correspondent Martin Seemungal reports from Kampala.
Christie: U.S. can look toward to NJ to see how gov't works
During his victory speech, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie talks about the "scared mission" of not leaving any New Jersey citizen behind, and how angry citizens across the US can look to see how a government can work.
Bus driver Darnell Barton did the right thing by saving a woman on a brink of suicide. “TODAY” says he was honored for his heroic act at Buffalo City Hall along with a $10,000 check from Donald Trump. Buffalo News reported Trump couldn’t be there himself, but said in a letter Barton’s quick thinking resulted in a life being saved and he should be rewarded.
Thieves Arrested After Posting Fast Food Heist On Instagram
Police have arrested three men and one juvenile for allegedly burglarizing cars and using a stolen credit card to purchase a huge fast food meal. Police tracked the suspects down from an Instagram photo.