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April 23, 2017 6:26 PM 'I Dreamed of Africa' Author And Conservationist, Shot In Kenya

Conservationist Kuki Gallmann speaks at the launch of World Migratory Bird Day, in April 2006. Gallmann was shot in the stomach Sunday while surveying arson damage to her property. Kuki Gallmann, a conservationist best known for her book I Dreamed of Africa, was ambushed and shot while she drove across her conservancy in Kenya Sunday morning

April 23, 2017 4:25 PM Author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday. Gallmann, known for her bestselling book "I Dreamed of Africa," which became a movie by the same name starring Kim Basinger

April 23, 2017 4:09 PM Sweet home Chicago: Obama re-emerges in city where it all began

Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday makes his first major appearance since leaving office, having chosen Chicago, the city where his political career started, to emerge from a three-month hiatus from the public eye. Obama will meet youth leaders and promote community organizing near the same South Side neighborhoods where his own activism blossomed

April 23, 2017 11:44 AM Kenyans Wanjiru, Keitany in London Marathon double

London, United Kingdom, Apr 23 – Daniel Wanjiru and record-breaking Mary Keitany made it a memorable double for Kenya on Sunday as they stormed to victories in the London Marathon. Keitany, recording her third London win to put alongside her trio of New York victories, set a new world record for a women’s only marathon of 2hr 17min 01sec, smashing the 14-year-old

April 23, 2017 11:15 AM ‘I Dreamed of Africa’ Author Is Shot by Raiders in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kuki Gallmann, one of Kenya’s most renowned conservationists and the author of the best-selling book “I Dreamed of Africa,” was shot and wounded in an ambush by raiders on Sunday morning. Mrs. Gallmann, 73, who was hit in the hip and stomach area, was being airlifted to Nairobi for treatment, her family said. She had been riding in a vehicle

April 23, 2017 10:16 AM BREAKING NEWS: 'I dreamed of Africa' author Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenyan conservation park

Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot in the stomach on her Kenyan ranch after herders invaded her land in search of pasture for their livestock. Gallmann, known for her bestselling book 'I Dreamed of Africa,' which became a movie by the same name starring Kim Basinger, was patrolling the ranch when she was shot, local police

April 23, 2017 9:53 AM London Marathon 2017: David Weir wins men's wheelchair race

Britain's David Weir won a record seventh London Marathon men's wheelchair title, beating reigning champion Marcel Hug of Switzerland in a sprint finish. Six-time Paralympic gold medallist Weir, 37, finished in one hour 31 minutes six seconds on Sunday. Spaniard Rafael Botello Jimenez was third, three seconds behind the winner. Manuela Schar of Switzerland

April 23, 2017 9:32 AM Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

Renowned Italian-born conservationist Kuki Gallmann has been shot and injured in an ambush at her conservation park in central Kenya. The author of the best-selling memoir I Dreamed of Africa was airlifted to hospital for treatment. She also ran a luxury safari lodge that was burned down last month by suspected cattle herders, who have been in conflict

April 23, 2017 8:45 AM Neymar will NOT feature in El Clasico against Real Madrid as Barcelona react furiously to appeal verdict delay

Barcelona have confirmed that Neymar will not play against Real Madrid, and they are furious about it. The Catalans, who take on their fierce rivals in El Clasico on Sunday evening, had lodged an appeal against Neymar's three-match ban - picked up following a red card against Malaga earlier this month. They believed that, while the appeal was in process

April 22, 2017 9:00 PM Keitany in race against time: Mary and Bekele have records in mind at the London Marathon

The line-up includes two-time Chicago Marathon winner Florence Kiplagat, Helah Kiprop and debutant Vivian Cheruiyot. Mary Keitany missed out on Olympic selection after finishing ninth at the Virgin Money London Marathon last year, but the two-time champion is back in excellent form and leads arguably the greatest women’s field ever assembled for the IAAF Gold Label 1