With four times as many people to house as it had planned for, no money to do it and its shelters under fire, UNRWA is in dire straits.
Now the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria's lasting progress is only discouraged by Boko Haram's pervasive violence.
About 100 bodies are still missing from the MH17 crash site, but contamination and lack of time threaten the investigation.
Regional leaders are in crisis mode as the West Africa Ebola outbreak tops 729 deaths — the most ever in the virus' history.
Apple and Samsung continue to lose smartphone market share as Chinese competition intensifies.
Latest World Health Organization data shows the spread of the Ebola virus in Western Africa.
As Israel promised to "finish the mission," Gaza said at least 315 of their dead are children and at least 225K Palestinians are now displaced.