Don Cheadle sports political shirts as he hosts 'SNL'

Don Cheadle delivered some political messages along with jokes as he hosted "Saturday Night Live" for the first time
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NBA, FIBA announce plans for pro league in Africa

The NBA and FIBA are bringing a pro league to Africa, set to begin play in January
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Egypt's el- Sisi elected new chairman of African Union

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has been elected chairman of the African Union at the continental body's summit in Ethiopia
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The Latest: Romania to give Holocaust survivors top honors

Romania's president is giving one of the country's highest honors to eight Romanian Jews who survived the Holocaust and dedicated their lives to keeping the mem
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The Latest: Man shouts insults at California Holocaust event

A peaceful walk to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day in central California was interrupted by a motorist shouting insults against Jews
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The Latest: Italy minister snubs migrant-Holocaust parallel

About 50 survivors of Auschwitz have marked the 74th anniversary of the Soviet army's liberation of the notorious Nazi death camp, an event now observed as Inte
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The Latest: Auschwitz survivors remember at death camp site

About 50 survivors of Auschwitz have marked the 74th anniversary of the Soviet army's liberation of the notorious Nazi death camp, an event now observed as Inte
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The Latest: Poll: 1 in 20 Britons don't believe Holocaust

A new poll has found that one in 20 adults in Britain do not believe the Holocaust took place
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At Davos, battle lines are drawn over trade and cooperation

Japan's prime minister says China's slowing economy, Brexit and U.S.-China trade disputes pose risks to the world economy.
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Congo on brink of 1st peaceful transfer with Tshisekeid win

Congo on the brink of first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960 after the Constitutional Court on Sunday confirmed the presidentia
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AP Explains: 2019 a busy year for African internet shutdowns

AP Explains: 2019 already a busy year for African internet shutdowns; how it works and how it hurts
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Party of declared Congo vote winner rejects AU intervention

Party of Congo's declared election winner rejects African Union request to delay final results
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Congo's neighbors call for vote recount in troubled election

Congo's neighbors urge vote recount in troubled election, suggest national unity government
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France drops probe of air crash that led to Rwandan genocide

France drops probe of air crash that led to Rwandan genocide, citing lack of sufficient proof
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France drops probe of air crash that led to Rwanda genocide

French authorities have dropped a sensitive, long-running investigation into the plane crash that sparked Rwanda's 1994 genocide, citing lack of sufficient evid
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Congo: Ebola outbreak 'certainly' to last 3-4 months more

Congo's complex Ebola outbreak 'certainly' to last 3-4 months more, health minister says
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EU officials, firms meet African leaders to talk investment

European officials and companies are meeting in Vienna with African leaders for talks on increasing investment in the continent
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2 killed in attack in Rwanda, near border with Burundi

At least two Rwandan civilians were killed and eight injured when attackers set fire to three passenger vehicles in the southern Nyamagabe district, which borde
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Veteran investigative journalist Ron Nixon joins AP

Ron Nixon, an acclaimed reporter, editor and data journalist, will join The Associated Press as its international investigations editor
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Rwandan court drops all charges against opposition figure

Rwandan court drops all charges against opposition figure who challenged president in election
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Rwanda's high court drops all charges against opposition figure who challenged president in election

Rwanda's high court drops all charges against opposition figure who challenged president in election
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Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo spar in 'Antony and Cleopatra'

Antony and Cleopatra," currently running at London's National Theatre, has tragic romance, two top-flight actors and a live snake
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Rwandan opposition leader defiant as prison term possible

Rwandan opposition leader defiant in the face of possible 22-year prison term
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Ex-Burundi leader rejects warrant for his arrest as tactic

Pierre Buyoya, Burundi's former president, on Sunday dismissed as politically motivated an arrest warrant issued against him for his alleged participation in th
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