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Whitepaper argues case for aeroderivative gas turbines Highlights key advantages such as providing cheaper, cleaner, more…

Business News: GE Reinforces Commitment to Improve Energy Access in West Africa

GE to provide energy solutions to help foster economic development and growth in Benin and Cote…

UN: December massacre in Congo left 535 people dead

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Intercommunal violence that left at 535 people dead in western Congo may…

Algerians keep up pressure after president’s half-concession

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian students are protesting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s decision to delay presidential elections…

Top US diplomat suggests taking Cameroon to global forum

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The top United States diplomat to Africa says perhaps it’s time to take…

Tennessee’s Grant Williams named AP SEC player of year

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee forward Grant Williams is the Associated Press’ Southeastern Conference player of…

Indian Ocean exploration mission makes historic broadcast

ALPHONSE ISLAND, Seychelles (AP) — A British-led scientific mission to document changes taking place beneath the…

US joins Ethiopian-led investigation at plane crash site

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A team of U.S. aviation experts has arrived in Ethiopia to…

Algeria’s president abandons bid for 5th term amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria(AP)— Algeria’s president of two decades abandoned his bid for a fifth term Monday following…

The Latest: Algeria to get new constitution, government

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The Latest on the political situation and protests in Algeria (all times…

Boeing’s stock takes a hit as more Max 8 planes are grounded

BEIJING (AP) — Boeing’s stock plunged Monday as the list of countries and airlines grounding the…

Ex-VP of Congo seeks damages over war crime convictions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A former vice president of Congo who was acquitted on appeal…

Tunisia: 12 infants die of hospital-acquired infection

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Twelve newborn babies have died in Tunisia after acquiring infections at the…

3 nations ground Boeing 737 Max 8s after Ethiopia crash

HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Authorities in Ethiopia, China and Indonesia grounded all Boeing 737 Max 8…

Sudan’s lawmakers approve 6-month state of emergency

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan’s Parliament says lawmakers have approved a state of emergency across the county,…

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Ethiopia mourns crash victims as plane’s ‘black box’ found

EJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian Airlines has grounded all of its Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft…

China orders MAX 8 planes grounded after Ethiopia crash

BEIJING (AP) — China’s civilian aviation authority ordered all Chinese airlines to ground their Boeing 737…

Algerian president back home amid mass protests against him

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returned to Algeria on Sunday after two weeks in a…

Algerian president back home amid mass protests against him

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika landed at a military airport south of the…

Ethiopian Airlines’ new list of crash victims includes German, Austrian, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Israeli and more

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian Airlines’ new list of crash victims includes German, Austrian, Russian,…

Reports: Algeria leader prepares to return home from Geneva

GENEVA (AP) — An Algerian government plane believed to be carrying President Abdelaziz Bouteflika took off…

A list of the 35 nationalities killed in Ethiopia crash

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Citizens from 35 countries were killed when an Ethiopian Airlines plane…

No survivors on crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight: state TV

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from Ethiopia’s capital…

Ethiopia’s state broadcaster says all passengers on crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane are dead; 157 said to be on board

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s state broadcaster says all passengers on crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane…

The Latest: Ethiopia state TV says all on crashed plane dead

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local): 1:50 p.m.…

All killed on Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after takeoff from the capital…

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes after takeoff

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian Airlines flight with 157 people thought to be on…

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi involved in fatal crash

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Ethiopian prime minister’s office says an Ethiopian Airlines plane has…

Ethiopian prime minister’s office says Ethiopian Airlines flight has crashed on way to Nairobi, deaths reported

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian prime minister’s office says Ethiopian Airlines flight has crashed on…