- Benin judge tries to flee to United States Updated: Dec-02-13 9:04 am
- Olympia business ships donated bikes to Togo Updated: Nov-21-13 3:17 pm
- FIFA assures Ghana officials over Cairo security Updated: Nov-11-13 11:11 am
COTONOU, Benin - A judge who angered the president of the West African nation of Benin says he fled the country over the weekend and is seeking political asylum in the United States.
OLYMPIA, Washington - An annual mission that began seven years ago to send donated bicycles to the West African country of Togo continued Wednesday when about 400 bikes were loaded into a shipping container in Lacey.
FIFA assured Ghana officials Monday that security "guarantees" are in place for next week's World Cup playoff in Egypt. The assurance comes a day after police and fans clashed in Cairo at the African Champions League final.