- NBA in Africa: Visiting Mandela's house and planning safaris Updated: Jul-31-15 1:36 pm
JOHANNESBURG - Chris Paul keeps waking up in his hotel at 3 a.m. because of jet-lag and is wiped, though it hasn't stopped him getting out and visiting the house where Nelson Mandela lived.
- South African police says American woman killed in Cape Town Updated: Jul-31-15 6:41 am
JOHANNESBURG - A 39-year-old American woman was killed in a hotel room in Cape Town this week and a murder suspect of Guatemalan origin has been arrested, South African police said Friday.
- Hawks coach enjoying time in Africa after hectic summer Updated: Jul-30-15 6:04 pm
ATLANTA - After a hectic start to the summer, Mike Budenholzer is doing important work in Africa while relishing some quality time with his wife and kids.
- Despite impressive Tour, African cycling team loses sponsor Updated: Jul-29-15 1:38 pm
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - The title sponsor of the African cycling team that made an impressive debut at the Tour de France said Wednesday it was ending its agreement, citing the "normal business practice" of reviewing commercial agreements.
- Desmond Tutu returns for treatment in South African hospital Updated: Jul-28-15 2:22 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya - South African retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has returned for hospital treatment, a week after he left a Cape Town hospital following an intensive antibiotics course for an infection, his foundation said Tuesday.
- Semenya not in South Africa's initial team for world champs Updated: Jul-14-15 3:44 pm
CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Former 800-meter world champion and 2012 Olympic silver medalist Caster Semenya has not made South Africa's initial team for the worlds in Beijing next month after failing to post a qualifying time.
- Starbucks jumping into South Africa's growing coffee market Updated: Jul-14-15 11:58 am
JOHANNESBURG - Starbucks is jumping into the surging coffee market in South Africa, where the number of cafes has expanded rapidly in recent years.