At least four people were killed when hurricane-force winds
lashed northern Europe in one of the most severe storms in
years, forcing flights to be cancelled and disrupting road,
train and marine traffic.
Three decades after seizing power in a military coup,
Muhammadu Buhari has become the first Nigerian to oust a
president through the ballot box, putting him in charge of
Africa's biggest economy and one of its most turbulent
The co-pilot suspected of crashing a passenger jet in the
Alps may have been suffering from a detached retina but
investigators are unsure whether his vision problems had
physical or psychological causes, a German newspaper says.