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LONDON | UK round-the-world sailor being rescued after losing mast

LONDON— A British woman sailing solo in a round-the-world race is being rescued after losing her mast and being knocked unconscious in a vicious storm in Southern Ocean. Golden Globe Race officials said Thursday on the race website that they have been in regular radio contact with Susie Goodall since she regained consciousness. Goodall is … Continue reading LONDON | UK round-the-world sailor being rescued after losing mast

JOHANNESBURG | Report: South Sudan armed opposition seized girls as ‘wives’

JOHANNESBURG — South Sudan‘s armed opposition abducted women and girls as young as 12 and lined them up so commanders could choose “wives,” and those not selected were left to be raped repeatedly by other fighters, a new U.N. report said Thursday. The report , based on victim and witness accounts, gives new details on … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | Report: South Sudan armed opposition seized girls as ‘wives’

MOSCOW | Pussy Riot member said to regain consciousness in hospital

MOSCOW — A member of Russia’s Pussy Riot protest group says a fellow activist who was hospitalized for possible poisoning has regained consciousness. Group member Maria Alekhina told The Associated Press via Facebook that Pyotr Verzilov regained consciousness on Friday, but remained in intensive care. Verzilov has been in the hospital since falling ill Tuesday. … Continue reading MOSCOW | Pussy Riot member said to regain consciousness in hospital