| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The forgotten war has just turned 10 years old, but of course almost no one took notice.
Since early 2003, at least 300,000 people have been killed. More than 2 million others have been forced from their homes. And day by day, even now, the problems...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 6:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Police arrested actor George Clooney and others Friday during a protest at the Sudanese Embassy in Washington.
The arrested protesters included congressmen, human rights activists, faith leaders and Clooney's father, Nick.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Actor George Clooney and his father have been arrested at a protest outside the SudaneseEmbassy in Washington. The protesters accuse Sudan's president, Omar al-Bashir, of provoking a humanitarian crisis and blocking food and aid from entering the Nuba...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The Irvine International Film Festival has nine Oscar-nominated short films on its program this year. As Oscar movies go, they're the most obscure — but are they any good? Features Editor Michael Miller reviewed each of the nominated films, rating...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 7:52 PM
Sudan is about as far away from Alaska as you could imagine, but the state has a growing connection to the country in Northeast Africa.
Sudan is the largest country on the continent -- about one-fourth the size of the United States.
Like Alaska, it...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 10:09 AM
JUBA, Sudan (AP) — The mud-hut town of Juba has earned a promotion to world capital later this year. Only Southern Sudan needs far more than its own currency and a national anthem: Most of the roads here are dirt and even aid workers live in...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 9:08 PM
JUBA, South Sudan -- South Sudanese wept openly as they celebrated their independence Saturday, cheering, whistling and dancing down the streets in a ceremony fitting for the birth of a new nation.
"We are free at last," some chanted, flags draped around...