Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work

...media and a handful of protesters calling for him to be sent to Zimbabwe to face trial.Walter Palmer had largely retreated out of...Palmer was named as Cecil's killer during a July hunt in Zimbabwe's vast Hwange National Park, when hundreds gathered to hold...

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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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...

Invite young people into the Cecil conversation with books

NEW YORK - The death of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe at the hands of an American bow hunter continues to generate outrage around the world, but bringing kids into the conversation...

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...

The lion's share of the coverage

...lion was about as beautiful and majestic as they get.But he wasn't human.So why is the animal's untimely killing in Zimbabwe by a Minnesota dentist on a big-game "hunt" seeming to spark more outrage than the industrial-scale murder of unborn...

Pavey: Popular lion's death puts hunters in crosshairs

...The hunter, Walter Palmer, contends he paid $55,000 for permits and guides to pursue a big cat during a trophy hunt in Zimbabwe.The lion he killed, it turns out, wore a radio-collar and was a favorite among tourists at a nearby national park.He...

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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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...

Planned Parenthood a hot topic at RedState Gathering

...this week in his state. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said the media has focused more on the poaching death of Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe than on videos that allegedly show Planned Parenthood officials discussing the trade of fetal tissue for use in medical research...