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August 21, 2017 7:52 PM Solar Eclipse Chasers Crowd Oregon for Countdown to Totality

SALEM, OREGON — They make a fine veggie burrito here at the Sassy Onion on State Street — but don’t try to order one between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Pacific Time today. The restaurant, a stone’s throw from the state capitol and smack-dab in the “path of totality” for today’s total solar eclipse, plans to shut down in mid-morning so the staff can go outside 1

August 21, 2017 11:14 AM Gardener arrested over murder of Swiss nationals in Mombasa

By CORRESPONDENT, MOMBASA, Kenya, Aug 20 – Police have arrested one suspect behind the murder of two Swiss nationals – Werner Borner Paul and Marrianne Borner – in Mombasa. Kisauni police boss Christopher Rotich says two other suspects, a caretaker and night guard, are on the run. Rotich says the elderly couple was murdered in their home in Nyali estate 5

August 20, 2017 9:00 PM NASA cites 62 constituencies as having discrepancies

At least 27 counties had polling stations where vote rigging occurred, according to the Opposition's presidential election petition. And on Sunday, the petitioners, Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka, publicly notified the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), its chairman Wafula Chebukati and President Uhuru Kenyatta, who are the first 4

August 20, 2017 4:53 PM Kitisuru residents call on Sonko to demolish illegal businesses in the area

Residents of Kitisuru estate are now calling upon the Governor-elect of Nairobi, Mike Mbuvi Sonko, to intervene swiftly and close a carwash and bar setup that has been allegedly set up in the area illegally. According to a letter sent to the office of the governor, Nairobi City County, the residents claim that the owners of the two businesses that have been erected 7

August 20, 2017 3:01 PM Police launch manhunt for killers of two tourists in Mombasa

Security personnel at the coast have launched manhunt of the killers of two foreign tourists who were murdered Sunday and their bodies dumped by the road side at Nguu Tatu area of Kiembeni, Mombasa County. Police were alerted by pedestrians who spotted the two bodies wrapped in a blanket by the road side. Residents said the two, believed to be a couple 5

August 19, 2017 9:14 PM Governor-elect Anne Waiguru's tray already full

Even as Kirinyaga Governor-elect Anne Waiguru waits to be sworn in, her in-tray is already full of expectations from the local business community. The traders have listed a number of priority areas which the new governor is expected to accomplish in the course of her tenure. Through the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) branch 6

August 19, 2017 3:56 PM Police release blogger Robert Alai

Controversial blogger Robert Alai has been released from Kamukunji Police Station in Nairobi. Alai, on his Facebook page on Saturday, said: "Thanks Jomo for intervening and having this sorted. Some people are misusing the police and they misuse the name of the President too. "Four flying Squad cars? Really? Anyway, I am out," he wrote without clarifying 2

August 19, 2017 7:22 AM Blogger Robert Alai arrested at gunpoint

Controversial blogger Robert Alai has been arrested over publishing ‘sensitive story’ and detained at Kamkunji police station on the morning of 18 August. According to the blogger, armed officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit ordered him out his vehicle at gunpoint before driving him to Kamukunji police station. "They blocked the road and ordered 4

August 19, 2017 6:16 AM Agency paves the way for motorists to start paying charges

Motorists on major highways in Kenya will start paying fees in the next three years as the government finally makes good its intention to generate revenue from infrastructure. The aim is to collect funds that will be used to maintain the country’s major arteries. The plan will initially affect the Mombasa-Nairobi highway, the Nairobi Southern By-pass 2

August 19, 2017 6:16 AM 3 people killed in suspected Al-Shabaab attack in Lamu

Three people have been killed by suspected Al-Shabaab militants at Maleli in Witu area of Lamu West constituency. Lamu County Commissioner Gilbert Kitiyo confirmed the incident saying the attack happened around 12:30am. Suspected Al Shabaab militants reigned terror on villagers of Maleli in Witu area of Lamu West constituency. According Kitiyo, a group 5