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Snow-covered car exhaust pipes killed two people !

BOSTON (AP) – Snow-covered car exhaust pipes killed two people and sent two others to the hospital in three separate incidents Saturday. All three tragedies happened much the same way: People trying to warm up while they or their parents dug out their vehicle sought refuge in the car while its tailpipe was still blocked with snow. “You’ve got to ...

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Hadiya Pendleton Funeral: Hundreds Line Up To Mourn Slain Teen In Chicago

CHICAGO — Hundreds of mourners and dignitaries including first lady Michelle Obama packed the funeral Saturday for a Chicago honor student whose killing catapulted her into the nation’s debate over gun violence. Yet one speaker after another remembered 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton not so much as a symbol but as a best friend, an excellent student with dreams of going to ...

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AFCON: Mali beat Ghana In Third Place Match

Mali:Samassa ’21’ Keita ’47’ Diarra ’93’ Ghana: Kojo Asamoah ’81’ Ghana starting line up: Fatau Dauda, Harrison Afful, Richard Kissi Boateng, John Boye, Isaac Vorsah, Awal Mohammed, Solomon Asante, Kwadwo Asamoah, Asamoah Gyan, Mubarak Wakaso, Christian Atsu Details later

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Ghana and Mali face off in third-place repeat

Third-place matches have a reputation for being less-fancied but can also be an entertaining finish in some football fixtures. For Ghana and Mali, who go into Saturday’s third-place fixture at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, winning can only be a consolation but also afford them a chance to look ahead in their team building efforts. Exactly a year ago, ...

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China jumps to Ghana’s defence on illegal arms deal

China has jumped to the defence of Ghana in an arms deal in which an illegal British broker has been convicted for supplying fighter jets to the Ghanaian army without license six years ago. The deal had been under investigation by the UK customs authority since 2007. The British Court found that the arms dealer Christopher McDowell was engaged in ...

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Today in History:Remembering an American Tragedy!

On this day, 45 years ago, three men were killed and 27 were wounded on the campus of South Carolina State College in a violent series of events that would become known as the Orangeburg Massacre. According to The New York Times, on February 6, 1968, a group of students sought to integrate a local bowling alley that, at the ...

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New Oil Find In Ghana?

Officials of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) have been deployed to Nkwanta North in the Volta Region to confirm if a liquid substance said to be oozing from a well is truly crude oil. Residents of the area are already jubilating over claims of oil find, Friday afternoon. A man said to be digging a well for water was ...

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Accused witch tortured, burned alive in Papua New Guinea

Post Courier via AP Bystanders watch as a woman accused of witchcraft is burned alive in the Western Highlands provincial capital of Mount Hagen in Papua New Guinea on Wednesday. Assailants stripped, tortured and bound a woman accused of witchcraft, then burned her alive in front of hundreds of witnesses in a Papua New Guinea town, police said Friday after ...

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