ALGIERS (AFP) - Algeria censored two newspapers for reporting that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has fallen into a coma three weeks after being hospitalised in Paris, fuelling speculation on Sunday about his health.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The president and CEO of The Associated Press says the government's seizure of AP journalists' phone records was "unconstitutional" and that it has had a chilling effect on newsgathering.
MOSCOW (AP) - The US Embassy employee accused of spying in Moscow flew out of Russia on Sunday, five days after he was ordered to leave the country, NTV television reported.
CAIRO (AFP) - Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi on Sunday ruled out negotiating with the kidnappers of three policemen and four soldiers who appeared to plead for their release in an online video.
BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut (AP) - Commuter trains damaged in a crash in Connecticut were being removed on Sunday in the first step to making repairs and restoring service, the agency that runs Metro-North said.