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June 1, 2017 2:45 PM Mahama lynching: Barbarism not our culture – Mahama

Former President John Mahama has called on Ghanaians to eschew lawlessness in the wake of the grisly murder of an army captain in Denkyira Obuasi in the Central Region by marauding residents. Captain Maxwell Mahama was on Monday brutally lynched and charred to death after he was allegedly mistaken as an armed robber. He was with 5 Infantry Battalion 15

May 31, 2017 11:08 AM NASA Sun probe team update: Watch live video here

Space weather announcement, forecast: SCORCHIO +Poll Breaking with the recent focus on flinging probes and bots at our planetary neighbours, around July next year NASA will set the controls for the heart of the Sun. Actually, the plan is for the Solar Probe Plus to stop a good 6.2 million kilometres (3.9 million miles) short of Sol's surface, where the craft 267

May 29, 2017 12:20 PM Watch Video Of Newborn Baby Who Tried To Walk Immediately After Birth

A baby girl born in a hospital in Brazil has stunned staff after she appeared to try to walk just minutes after she was born. The video of the newborn, which has now gone viral on the internet, shows the child trying to pump her legs in a walking motion as a midwife held her in her arms. The nurses were reportedly surprised by the baby's sudden urge to walk. The midwife 78

May 19, 2017 10:36 AM Lauded rocker Chris Cornell killed himself by hanging

DETROIT (AP) - Chris Cornell, one of the most lauded and respected contemporary lead singers in rock music with his bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, hanged himself Wednesday in a Detroit hotel room, according to the city's medical examiner. He was 52. The Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office said Thursday it completed the preliminary autopsy on Cornell 61

May 13, 2017 8:14 PM Hunting Big Game or Boko Haram, ‘You Kill It or It Kills You’

Last weekend, Nigeria scored a major victory in the battle with the militants, securing the release of 82 girls whom fighters kidnapped from a boarding school three years ago as they were preparing for exams in the village of Chibok. Mr. Bukar said he was with Nigerian soldiers last fall when they came across one of the abducted schoolgirls: Amina Ali, who was scrounging 20

May 13, 2017 5:45 AM What is ransomware and how to avoid it

What you need to know about 'WannaCry,' the malicious software behind Friday's worldwide hacking attack. Malicious software called 'ransomware' has been used in a massive hacking attack, affecting tens of thousands of computers worldwide. Software security companies said a ransomware worm called "WannaCry" infected about 57,000 computer systems in 99 countries 75

May 13, 2017 2:42 AM Health workers rush to contain fresh outbreak of Ebola in Congo

WHO declares Ebola outbreak after Congo deaths0:23 A strain of Ebola has been detected in a remote area of the Congo. Now the race is on for health authorities to contain the deadly virus. THE first Ebola outbreak since the crisis in West Africa that killed 11,300 people has been declared in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organisation 74

May 11, 2017 6:03 PM Your sense of smell is more powerful than you think

Humans have a centuries-old reputation as poor smellers. Though we can see more colors than the average mammal, our noses are simply no match for the questing snouts of rabbits and hounds. Sure, the aromas of coffee and pie are great. But intelligent humans outgrew the need to sniff our way through life. Or so the thinking went. In a review published 69

May 9, 2017 1:16 PM Homo naledi species discovery raises fresh questions about evolution

Small-brained Homo naledi may have been driven extinct by early humans, some scientists believe Scientists unveiled the first evidence on Tuesday that early humans co-existed in Africa 300,000 years ago with a small-brained human-like species thought to already be extinct on the continent at that time. The findings, published in three papers in the journal 92

May 9, 2017 10:35 AM Scientists in South Africa reveal more on human-like species

JOHANNESBURG - A species belonging to the human family tree whose remnants were first discovered in a South African cave in 2013 lived several hundred thousand years ago, indicating that the creature was alive at the same time as the first humans in Africa, scientists said Tuesday. A meticulous dating process showed that Homo naledi, which had a mix of human-like 93