Extreme Weather Could Be 'New Climate Normal'
November 23 2014 6:09 PM
Global warming increases the risk of world instability, a climate report prepared for the World Bank warns.
Tunisians Vote For First Freely Elected President Of Post-Ben Ali Era
November 23 2014 4:05 PM
Beji Caid Essebsi's secularist Nidaa Tounes party claimed he was ahead in Sunday's election by at least 10 percentage points.
Graham Rejects Benghazi Report As 'Garbage'
November 23 2014 2:11 PM
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. is incensed the report did not find any Obama administration officials lied.
100 Al-Shabaab Terrorists Killed In Response To Bus Attack
November 23 2014 1:12 PM
Witnesses said the 28 victims were told to lie down in the mud and then were shot to death.
Survivors Reveal Chilling Accounts Of Kenya Bus Killings
November 23 2014 2:51 AM
Al-Shabaab militants blew the victims' "heads off just like that," according to one survivor.
28 Who Can't Recite Quran Executed By Al-Shabaab
November 22 2014 6:19 PM
"The aim is to create a religious war," says Kenyan president of bus attack.
Nexus 6 Owners Are Running Into (A Few) Problems
November 22 2014 3:56 PM
The Nexus 6 is by far Google’s most expensive flagship to date, and could be the most bug-ridden.
Boko Haram Suspected Of Killing Again In Nigeria
November 22 2014 3:45 PM
This is the second attack in the Nigerian state of Borno this week, with the death toll at nearly 100.
Al Qaeda-Aligned Somali Militants Massacre 28 On Kenya Bus
November 22 2014 3:40 AM
Al-Shabab, an offshoot of the defunct Islamic Courts Union, currently has control over large parts of Somalia.
Ebola Outbreak Could Be Curbed By 2015: Ban Ki-Moon
November 22 2014 2:30 AM
Mali has become the latest concern for the United Nations, as six people have died and almost 500 are being monitored in the country.
When Smiley Faces Aren't Enough, There's Flirtmoji
November 21 2014 8:33 PM
When a banana and a kissy face just aren't enough.
Madagascar Plague Kills 40
November 21 2014 1:41 PM
WHO has reported that 119 people have been affected by the plague, including two in the capital city.
Africa's Nature Preserves Threatened By Oil, Mining Exploration
November 21 2014 12:31 PM
UNESCO sees increasing conflict between governments and corporations regarding Africa's natural resources.
Far From Defeated, Boko Haram Strikes Again
November 21 2014 8:40 AM
The terrorist group has killed thousands this year in Nigeria and government leaders accuse the president of letting it happen.
Google Experiments With An Ad-Free Web
November 20 2014 9:37 PM
Readers pay a few dollars to view select websites without ads.
Huffington Post Could Host Jill Abramson's Media Startup
November 20 2014 5:37 PM
The site would pay hefty sums for "high quality" long-form journalism, and charge readers $3 per month.
Tear Gas Fired Inside Nigerian Parliament
November 20 2014 9:34 AM
Ongoing violence in Nigeria leads to a suspension of activities and tear gas fired inside the West African nation's parliament.
Former Zambian First Lady Challenges Ex-Ruler's Son For Presidency
November 20 2014 9:11 AM
The family face-off constitutes an unprecedented political development, according to an independent Zambian news site.
Egypt Arrests Senior Muslim Brotherhood Negotiator
November 20 2014 7:06 AM
Since Mohammed Morsi’s ouster last year, about 1,400 people have been killed in a government crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.
Firefox Dumps Google For Yahoo Search
November 19 2014 8:11 PM
Mozilla says Yahoo offered “improved economic terms” to become the default U.S. search provider.