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West Africa battles worst ever ebola outbreak

The rapidly spreading Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest ever, health officials say.
July 29, 2014

Air Algerie jet 'disintegrated'

Wreckage of an Air Algerie jet was found in a "disintegrated state" in northern Mali, France said. Flight 5017 was carrying 116 people when it went down.
CNN: July 25, 2014

French FM says missing Algeria plane 'probably crashed'

Air Algeria says authorities to continue to look for flight AH5017, which vanished from radar somewhere over northern Mali, on its way from Burkina Faso to Algiers.
July 24, 2014

Kenyan coastal region of Lamu hit by deadly attacks

At least 29 people have been killed in two deadly shooting attacks in Kenya's coastal districts, the interior ministry has said.
BBC: July 6, 2014

4-point gurus Greece thrive on latest upset

Talk about close. Greece is through to the last 16 at the World Cup by the slimmest of imaginable margins: Thrashed by Colombia 3-0 in the opener, holding Japan 0-0 with 10 men, and only scoring in its final game.
The San Luis Obispo Tribune: June 25, 2014

Greece scores late to advance at World Cup

"This means so much to me, to us ... Tonight we had energy," Samaras said, dedicating the win to Greeks suffering through financial crisis. "We really hope we can make the people happy back home. We are a team. A team — that's it."
USA Today: June 25, 2014

Giorgos Karagounis: 'Greece showed passion'

Greece captain Giorgos Karagounis has put his side's 2-1 victory over Ivory Coast down to the 'passion and fight' shown by his teammates.
Sports Mole: June 24, 2014

Greece advances after late penalty at World Cup

Georgios Samaras scored an injury-time penalty to put Greece into the second round of the World Cup with a 2-1 win over Ivory Coast.
WBOC TV 16: June 25, 2014

Ex Gunner linked with move to Greece

OLYMPIACOS are ready to offer Emmanuel Frimpong a chance to resurrect his career in Greece.
The Voice: June 24, 2014

Ivory Coast president to double player bonuses with win over Greece

The Ivory Coast control their own destiny as they prepare to finish group play against Greece on Tuesday.
Yahoo! Sports: June 24, 2014