South Africa’s President Ramaphosa sworn in

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has been inaugurated at a stadium in the capital Pretoria. The African National Congress (ANC) leader vowed to tackle corruption and rejuvenate the struggling economy. More than 30,000 people gathered to witness the ceremony which included a flypast and military parade. Mr Ramaphosa was elected earlier this month with a … Read moreSouth Africa’s President Ramaphosa sworn in

Hiker found alive after 2 weeks in Maui forest

CLOSE This photo taken by Javier Cantellops, shows Amanda Eller, along with other searchers Chris Berquist and Troy Helmers after she was found in Makawao Forest Reserve on Maui, Hawaii, on May 24. (Photo: Courtesy Javier Cantellops) A 35-year-old physical therapist and yoga instructor who went missing in the Makawao Forest Reserve on Maui, Hawaii, two weeks ago … Read moreHiker found alive after 2 weeks in Maui forest

High-flying Silicon Valley should note Michigan’s travails

ANALYSIS/OPINION: ANALYSIS/OPINION: Providence, Rhode Island, was once known as the “Beehive of Industry.” By the time I was growing up there in the 1990s, the city had been firmly relegated to “armpit” status. Along with Brown University, it was by then known mostly for hosting a statue of a giant blue bug alongside Interstate 95 … Read moreHigh-flying Silicon Valley should note Michigan’s travails