Tag Archives: Africa

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Samoa coach Betham makes 3 changes for RWC South Africa bash

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Samoa picked inexperienced Mike Stanley at flyhalf as one of three changes to the side for the key Rugby World Cup Pool B match against South…

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Can towns near Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant recover?

NARAHA, Japan (AP) — A few signs of life are returning to this rural town made desolate by the Fukushima nuclear disaster four-and-a-half years ago: Carpenters bang on houses, an…

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'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk writes an autobiography

By Frank Simons LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – He's a hero & he's tremendous at his job, yet "Star Trek's" Captain Kirk did abandon his son. That's one of the conclusions…

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Olimpia beats Sounders 1-0 in CONCACAF play

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Alberth Elis scored in the 60th minute to assist Olimpia beat the Seattle Sounders 1-0 on Wednesday night in CONCACAF Champions League play. Olimpia improved to…