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Stories with place: Ghana
  • 7 judges in Ghana suspended after corruption claims 
    Updated: Oct-06-15 8:51 am

    ACCRA, Ghana - Ghana's judicial service says seven high court judges have been suspended following corruption allegations by a journalist.

  • EU probes illegal fishing, slave labor before Thai ruling 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 11:42 am

    BRUSSELS - The European Union is including Thailand's actions to stamp out slave labor in the fishing industry during its investigation whether to impose sanctions on the major fish-exporting nation for failing to crack down on illegal and unregulated fishing.

  • The list of 'genius grant' award winners 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 8:57 am

    CHICAGO - Twenty-four people from the arts and sciences have won this year's "genius grant" awards from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The prize comes with $625,000 over the next five years that can be used any way the recipient likes.

  • Pope calls US nuns 'women of strength' after Vatican inquiry story has photos
    Updated: Sep-24-15 9:42 pm

    NEW YORK - Pope Francis made a rousing show of gratitude for American nuns on Thursday while thanking clergy for persevering through the priest sex abuse scandal, seemingly intent on moving the U.S. church beyond recent crises.