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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Tunisia’s presidential vote pits professor vs. prisoner By LORI HINNANT and MEHDI EL AREM

SOURCE: Associated Press NABEUL, Tunisia (AP) — The professor refuses to campaign for president and the prisoner cannot,...

Saudi state media say king’s bodyguard shot in ‘dispute’

Source: AP Saudi Arabia: A prominent bodyguard to Saudi Arabia's King Salman was shot and killed in what authorities...

Democrats move ahead with subpoenas, Trump impeachment

Source: AP WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of President Donald...

Afghans vote for president amid Taliban threats, fraud fears

Source: AP Afghans headed to the polls on Saturday to elect a new president amid high security and threats...

250,000 Tibetans relocated to new homes in anti-poverty fight

Source: Xinhua Nearly 250,000 people in Tibet have moved into 910 new settlements as part of poverty alleviation efforts...

Prince Harry, Meghan and Archie kick off first family tour in Africa

Britain’s Prince Harry, his wife Meghan Markle and their 4-month-old son Archie were set Monday to kick off a 10-day visit to southern Africa that...

Zimbabwe’s ex-president Robert Mugabe dies in Singapore

Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe has died aged 95, the country’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on his official Twitter account.

General Burhan sworn in as Sudan’s new leader

Military Lt.-Gen. Abdel-Fattah Burhan has been sworn in as Sudan’s new leader, state news agency SUNA said on Wednesday.

SR 4.2 billion spent on Jamrat facility in Mina, Saudi Arabia

By Sule Sani-Jalingo The Jamrat facility in Mina has been designed to accommodate about 300,000...

Hajj 2019: NAHCON to Investigate Stranded Pilgrims in Kano.

By Abu-Khalid Musa, Saudi Arabia. The National hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to investigate the...