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Feb 12 2016

Egypt is committed to investigating torture

His body was found nine days later near a highway on the outskirts of the Egyptian capital. "I'm still catching my breath..." Egyptian activists defied the regime's aut...

Feb 12 2016

CDC releases guidelines on preventing sexual transmission of Zika, testing pregnant women

Zika virus may cause no illness or symptoms, or may cause a mild illness that can include fever, rash, joint pain, muscle pain, headache and conjunctivitis (red eyes). M...

Feb 12 2016

South African president faces protests at parliament

Earlier in the day, outside Parliament, supporters of President Jacob Zuma's had ironically clashed with the police. The chaotic scenes in the Cape Town parliament ...

Feb 12 2016

Clinton, Sanders begin to make hard push for Colorado voters

And that anger seems to have no particular ideological bent - 36 percent of conservatives and 31 percent of those who identify as moderate to liberal went for Trump. Just...

Feb 12 2016

Russian Patriarch to meet Pope in Cuba on Friday

The meeting has been on the agenda of the inter-church relations for about 20 years. Pope Francis has made concerted efforts to heal the breach, telling Patriarch Ki...