The killing of a beloved big cat triggered outrage two years ago. Now, his son's suffered the same fate.
A baboon in Zambia knocked out power to tens of thousands of people for several hours.
The park rangers were killed while trying to rescue kidnapped colleagues and a US journalist in Congo.
Deadly stampede at a football match in the Senegalese capital of Dakar kills at least eight.
Egyptian spoke to German women at popular resort, then pulled out a kitchen knife and killed them.
Typically, a lioness would go out of its way to kill a baby leopard. This photo breaks all the rules.
93-year-old Zimbabwean president's wife has previously said he should run in election "as a corpse" if he dies.
It's the deadliest attack on the country's military this year.
Miss South Africa wore white gloves while interacting with black children. Outrage ensued.
Even as the tide of flimsy boats washing up on Greece's shores slows to a trickle, Italy is groaning under the influx.
Libya is the biggest jumping-off point for migrants trying to reach Europe. It is also a hell for many.
They were part of the 2013 massacre of more than a dozen policemen.
Rival armed militias battle in southeastern Central African Republic town, killing at least 22.
Officials face suspension as photos show scantily-clad female entertainers with inmates at Johannesburg prison.
Sudan is the last surviving male of his kind, and quite possibly the most famous animal on the internet.
OPINION: The good news: the devastating food crisis in South Sudan has finally improved. The bad news? It has also gotten worse.
South African paddle boarder thought he was doing the right thing. Then the tentacles appeared.
"1000 likes or I will drop him", man holding baby out of 15th-floor Algerian window proclaims.
Babies given machete wounds and pregnant women sliced open in Congo violence, which has killed 3300.
Thousands mauled to death every year in a slow-motion river horror is a good thing, scientists say.
"The United States is going to be an oven," new study on deadly heat waves shows.
Three or four suspected jihadist gunmen took hostages at resort popular with westerners.
Patrons of a popular pizza restaurant in Somalia hid as attackers hunted them down.
A suicide bomber rammed a car in Somalia's capital Mogadishu and militants stormed in, killing nine.
Where are the Bob Geldofs and the Bonos as up to 23 million people face the risk of starvation in Africa?
About 10,000 people have been evacuated from a South African town that has been devastated by large fires.
Eight people dead as South Africa's tourist base Cape Town hit by worst winter storm in 30 years.
Ex-FBI chief prepares for highly anticipated testimony, but does he believe Trump obstructed justice?
They were at a funeral for a man killed in clashes with police when blasts hit.
Children as young as 12 administered vaccines in South Sudan, using a single syringe. 15 of them died.