Olympic hopeful Pardon Ndhlovu has found home in Augusta

...qualified to represent his home country, Zimbabwe, in the marathon in the 2016 Olympics...makes the Olympics, he'll represent Zimbabwe, as well as Augusta."I like this...I'll be here."Ndhlovu, of Harare, Zimbabwe, has always been an accomplished runner...

U.S. splits with Zimbabwe as captain McEnroe watches

HARARE, Zimbabwe -- The crowd rocked to the rhythm of tribal dancers. Spectators did...sideline Friday as the United States split its opening singles matches with Zimbabwe. "I wasn't able to get up and play," McEnroe said. Andre Agassi...

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No deal on Greek proposal as its bailout is about to expire; country set to default on IMF loans

...IMF, Greece became the first developed country to fall into arrears on payments to the fund. The last country to do so was Zimbabwe in 2001.After Greece made a last-ditch effort to extend its bailout, eurozone finance ministers decided in a teleconference...

Suspect displayed apartheid-era patches

...with a green-and-white flag patch stitched on it, the emblem of white-ruled Rhodesia, the African country that became Zimbabwe in 1980. Another patch showed the South African flag from the era of white minority rule that ended in the 1990s. Roof attended...

Greece continues with vote on austerity after creditors reject bid for quick deal

...developed country to fail to repay a debt to the International Monetary Fund on time. The last country to miss an IMF payment was Zimbabwe in 2001.As long as it is in arrears on the IMF payment, Greece cannot get any more money from the organization.The country...

9 fatally shot at historic black church in downtown Charleston

...with emblems of the old apartheid regime in South Africa and the former African nation of Rhodesia, which was the name of Zimbabwe under white rule.___12:30 p.m.President Barack Obama has expressed anger, sadness and heartache at the church shooting...

Childhood in Africa affects 'Walking Dead' actor

ATLANTA - Growing up in Zimbabwe and visiting South Africa as a young...and energy into producing theater in Zimbabwe.One of her plays, The Convert...last month at a high school in the Zimbabwe capital of Harare. After one of the...

Call of the wild

HWANGE NATIONAL PARK, Zimbabwe -- You'll never forget the sounds...There are basically two ways to tour Zimbabwe -- as a backpacker or in luxury...on foot as one does in a vehicle, Zimbabwe's guides are among the most highly...

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Nobody knows who built African fortress

A top a plateau in southern Zimbabwe stand the crumbling remains of a...the massive granite stoneworks "Zimbabwe," which means "venerated houses...Another suggestion was that "Great Zimbabwe," as the ruins came to be known...

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Madman Mugabe's got to go

...long and tortuous political career of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe provides a perfect...When the white minority regime of Zimbabwe, then known as Rhodesia, transitioned...That was the beginning of the end of Zimbabwe's prosperity. The new owners lacked...