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  1. Miami Heat's Luol Deng stars in NBA Africa gameRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago |

    Luol Deng scored 20 points and took home co-MPV honors with Chris Paul during Saturday's NBA Africa game in Johannesburg, South Africa. Deng captained Team Africa, which fell to Team World 101-97, for the NBA's first exhibition game on the African continent.


  2. .com | Fuel tanker crash causes massive blaze on Durban highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    A diesel and petrol tanker have crashed on the N2 northbound at the Sarnia road overhead bridge between the Chatsworth offramp and Queensburgh in Durban, causing a massive fire, KwaZulu-Natal Emergency Medical Services said early on Tuesday. "The KZN EMS paramedics on scene have reported that the two people are being treated for minor injuries," said McKenzie.


  3. Charlize Theron steps out with son Jackson for first time since it...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    He's a big brother now! Charlize Theron steps out with son Jackson for first time since it emerged she has adopted a little girl Charlize Theron and her son Jackson have been spotted for the first time since it emerged a new member has joined their family. Big brother: Charlize Theron and her son Jackson have been spotted for the first time since it emerged a new member has joined their family According to TMZ , the South African beauty took custody of the African-American tot last month, after working with with a US adoption agency for six months.


  4. Hatemongers on social media to Idaho huntress: Kill yourselfRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Sabrina Corgatelli, a huntress who is believed to hail from Boise, Idaho, sparked a flood of hate from anti-hunters on social media with pictures of animals she shot, the UK Telegraph reported Monday. Aislinn Laing, reporting from Johannesburg, South Africa, said the hatred was in response to photos she posted with corpses of a giraffe, warthog, kudu and impala she shot during a trip to South Africa.


  5. Cricket writer Peter Roebuck inquest set to be reopened : August 04, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Times

    SYDNEY: An inquest into the apparent suicide of renowned cricket writer Peter Roebuck in South Africa four years ago is set to be reopened, his former employer reported on Monday. English-born Roebuck, 55, was covering the Test series between South Africa and Australia in 2011 when he plunged to his death from the Southern Sun Hotel in Cape Town.


  6. Bayer supports Prevention of Blindness Photo CompetitionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... Council meetings and all winners will be part of a Photo Exhibition at IAPB's 10th General Assembly in Durban, South Africa in 2016. Photo submissions that showcase the theme 'Eye care for all' can also be tagged with a number of sub-themes, like ...


  7. Top Takeaways from the NBA's First-Ever Africa GameRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The NBA hosted its first exhibition game in Africa this past Saturday. Team World overcame a fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Team Africa 101-97. There were some familiar faces suiting up in Johannesburg, South Africa. Basketball fans were pleasantly surprised to see legends Hakeem Olajuwon and


  8. Frans Steyn released from Springboks squad following his brother's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Reports in South Africa said that Steyn's brother Wimpie took his own life on their family farm on Monday morning. Steyn has been training with the Springboks in Durban.


  9. Another South African flag to flyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cooma-Monaro Express

    ... was erected, plans are in place for another flag to be added to the avenue. The flag representing present day South Africa will be flown alongside the other flags on Bombala Street following talks between the South African High Commission and ...


  10. Delta Air Lines bans animal hunting trophies after Cecil the Lion shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... supporting legal shipments." The airline offers a nonstop 15 hour flight from Atlanta to Johannesburg, South Africa's largest city. Delta Air Lines carried 129 million passengers in 2014, the most out of all U.S. carriers, according to the U.S. ...


  11. Alleged drug-fueled murderer of American woman in South African...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... member of billionaire Central American dynasty Gabriele Kabrins, 39, was found dead in hotel room in Camps Bay, South Africa, near Cape Town, where she had been brutally sexually assaulted He was also charged with possession of more than 1lb of ...


  12. HARD Summer 2015: Jack Black joins Die Antwoord on last day of festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    Actor Jack Black performs with Die Antwoord at HARD Summer Music Festival at Fairplex in Pomona on Sunday, August 2, 2015. POMONA >> During Die Antwoord's Sunday set at HARD Summer's HARDer stage, comedian Jack Black surprised fans when he came out on stage with the South African group.


  13. Wynne Gray's 50 greatest rugby moments: No.45Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The All Blacks went through a series of SAS sessions before the 1999 tournament and four years later the Springboks were put through the shame of Kamp Staaldraad in preparation for the tournament. The Springbok squad had been named but coach Rudi Straeuli suggested to them that Camp Barbed Wire would confirm places for the trip to Australia.


  14. New Documentary to Explore South Africa's Political and Social...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Black Enterprise

    ... producer Nisa Ahmad is making it her duty to bring Generation Soweto to life. After taking a personal trip to South Africa earlier this year and spending a number of days in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Ahmad knew she had to document her experience. ...


  15. .com | Baby, three adults airlifted to hospital in Gauteng crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    Johannesburg A 10-month-old baby and three adults were airlifted to various hospitals on Monday following three separate accidents in Gauteng, paramedics said. The baby was among a group of people injured when their minibus taxi overturned on the N1 south in Midrand in the evening, Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann said.


  16. .com | Serious discussion on gun, police laws needed - ZumaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    In the wake of more than 50 police officers killed since the beginning of 2015, a serious discussion was needed on the laws governing guns in South Africa, as well as how the police protect themselves, President Jacob Zuma said on Monday. Zuma was speaking to media in Katlehong, where he visited a gathering of families of slain police officers, including that of Johannesburg metro police officer Simon Mabatamela.


  17. Chenin Blanc, Grenache Blanc for something different - " Wine BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... for Sauvignon Blanc. Branch out and try Chenin Blanc or Grenache Blanc. Chenin Blanc is a French grape, and South Africa has become huge producer for it. It is fairly similar to Pinot Gris, and can be fruit-forward and lean on the dry side. Jancis ...


  18. Cape Town Scot murder accused's trial fitness doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A TEENAGER accused of the violent murder of a Scots expat pensioner in South Africa could be unfit to stand trial.


  19. If Test cricket does suffer 'Death of a Gentleman', suicide is most likely verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The new film 'Death of a Gentleman' set out to discover if Twenty20 might kill Test cricket, but found bigger threats at play Highveld Lions players celebrate2 their win during the Karbonn Smart CLT20 match between Chennai Super Kings and Highveld Lions at Sahara Park Newlands on October 16, 2012 in Cape Town, South Africa Sam Collins and Jarrod Kimber's investigation into the future of Test cricket is not yet due to be screened north of York, but a few tweets were all the encouragement Collins needed to look into bringing it to the North East, so hopefully that will change soon.


  20. Sudan's Bashir says determined to reach negotiated solution to Two Areas conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir on Monday has discussed with the African Union chief mediator, Thabo Mbeki, the recent developments of the peace process and national dialogue besides relations between the two Sudans. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki meets with Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir at the new Presidential palace in Khartoum on August 3, 2015 Sudan's presidential assistant, Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid, told reporters that Bashir stressed to the African Union mediator that his government is seriously seeking to end the conflict in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states through negotiations.