Opposition Troops Withdraw From Front Lines In Libya
March 28 2015 12:51 PM EDT
A rival Libyan parliament based in Tripoli ordered troops loyal to it withdrawn from frontlines near Libya's biggest oil ports, a senior lawmaker said Saturday.
15 Die As Attacks And Malfunctions Reported On Nigerian Election Day
March 28 2015 10:30 AM EDT
The Nigerian elections in some areas will be conducted not only Saturday but also Sunday because of issues with the accreditation process.
Boko Haram Front And Center In Nigeria's Election
March 28 2015 9:46 AM EDT
The presidential candidates, challenger Muhammadu Buhari and incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, were in a dead heat before the election.
Earth Hour: Go Dark To Shed Light On Climate Change
March 28 2015 6:47 AM EDT
As people from over 170 nations prepare to participate in Earth Hour 2015, here's everything you need to know about the annual event.
At Least 24 Die Due To Al-Shabab Siege At Somalian Hotel
March 28 2015 6:17 AM EDT
Somali security forces battled with Islamist militants from Friday to Saturday, eventually breaking the siege, but not before many people were killed.
'Google Now' Makes Its Way To Chromebooks
March 28 2015 1:25 AM EDT
The search giant is making its Chromebooks look and feel even more like Android.
Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Discrimination Case
March 27 2015 5:29 PM EDT
Three jury verdicts Friday went against a former employee of the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
At Least 10 Dead In Al Shabab Attack On Mogadishu Hotel
March 27 2015 3:47 PM EDT
As of late Friday local time, Somali forces were still trying to retake the hotel.
Hamas No Longer A 'Terrorist Organization' In Egypt
March 27 2015 10:13 AM EDT
An Egyptian court deemed Hamas a "terrorist organization" last month, but the ruling was annulled after an Egyptian lawyer withdrew the case.
A Guide To Nigeria's Presidential Election
March 27 2015 8:24 AM EDT
There are 14 presidential candidates on the ballot, but national polls have shown the race will come down to President Goodluck Jonathan and rival Muhammadu Buhari.
Violence Increases As Nigeria's Elections Near
March 27 2015 8:13 AM EDT
Nigerian authorities have increased security across the nation, including closing all land and sea borders until after the election.
Two Ebola Vaccines Pass Early Safety Tests In Liberia
March 27 2015 7:58 AM EDT
The Ebola epidemic, which had spread rapidly since it began in West Africa last year, has killed over 10,000 people.
Nigerian Military Reclaims Boko Haram Territory
March 27 2015 7:55 AM EDT
The Boko Haram headquarters in Gwoza, Nigeria, had been one of the few strongholds it had left in northern Nigeria.
Microsoft Tests Running Android Apps On Windows Phone
March 27 2015 2:57 AM EDT
Could access to Android's enormous catalog of apps help Windows Phone find a larger customer base?
Amazon Fires A Shot In The Cloud Storage Pricing Wars
March 26 2015 8:34 PM EDT
The unlimited plan costs $60, or less than most competitors charge for 1 terabyte in the cloud.
Ford's New Focus RS In Pictures
March 26 2015 2:19 PM EDT
Dealers will start selling the car in the spring of 2016. Still secret is just how many RS models Ford will export to the U.S.
Asylum Claims Hit 22-Year High Due To Syria, Iraq Conflicts: UN
March 26 2015 2:13 PM EDT
The conflicts in Syria and Iraq were largely responsible for the increase, the U.N. refugee agency says.
As Nigeria Decides, What’s Next For The Economy?
March 26 2015 12:42 PM EDT
The winner of Nigeria’s presidential race faces an economic outlook that isn’t bright — and neither candidate is outlining a solution.
What Happens If Buhari Becomes Nigeria's Next President?
March 26 2015 11:56 AM EDT
Some voters see ex-military dictator Muhammadu Buhari as a solution to Nigeria's security and corruption issues. But there are concerns about his credentials.
More Than 1,000 Civilians Killed By Boko Haram In 2015
March 26 2015 8:19 AM EDT
“Without a stronger effort to protect civilians and accountability for abuses, the situation can only get worse," a researcher said.