JUBA, Sudan - American actor George Clooney is visiting the little known region of Southern Sudan.
ALGIERS, Algeria - Tahar Wattar, one of Algeria's leading Arab-language writers, who used his novels to explore his nation's struggle for independence from France and its post-colonial history, has died, a friend and the official APS news agency said.
JUBA, Sudan - Calling all poets and writers in Southern Sudan: new national anthem needed.
IRENE, South Africa - Tim Howard got back to the team hotel after the big win over Algeria, turned on a television and saw David Wright.
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