Africa's Tourism Hit From Ebola Even Far From Virus
October 17 2014 3:09 PM
Tourism to parts of east and southern Africa is taking a hit over Ebola, even though the regions are far removed from the epidemic.
Boko Haram To Release Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls, Officials Say
October 17 2014 1:43 PM
Boko Haram has reportedly agreed to release hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls who were abducted by the terrorist group this year.
What Ebola Does To The Human Body
October 17 2014 11:55 AM
The symptoms of Ebola are well-known, but what the virus does to the human body is a story that is rarely told in full.
New Twitter Timeline Booed
October 17 2014 11:08 AM
But one employee defended the platform's new Twitter-curated timeline practice as “research in action" that “works well.”
World Health Organization Admits Mistakes In West Africa Ebola Response
October 17 2014 10:20 AM
The U.N.'s health wing said in an internal memo that "nearly everyone" involved in the response underestimated the epidemic.
How To Report On Ebola In West Africa
October 17 2014 9:24 AM
Reporters face many dangers covering the epidemic, including hugs.
Libyans Bomb Militias Using Egyptian Planes? Unlikely
October 17 2014 9:21 AM
Claims that Libyan pilots are bombing Islamic militias using Egyptian warplanes are far-fetched, say experts.
For Android Users, The Wait For 'Lollipop' Begins
October 17 2014 8:48 AM
Release varies depending on manufacturer. Here are the launch dates for Google, Motorola, LG, Sony, Samsung, Invidia and HTC.
Pistorius Prosecutor Wants At Least 10 Years In Prison
October 17 2014 8:24 AM
The South African Olympian will be sentenced Tuesday. His defense team argued for house arrest and community service, not jail time.
Obama May Appoint Ebola ‘Czar’
October 17 2014 6:59 AM
President Barack Obama opposed a travel ban from West Africa, even as the Ebola virus spread to the last unaffected district in Sierra Leone.
Nina Pham Reaches Medical Facility Near Washington
October 17 2014 3:26 AM
Nina Pham was the first person to have contracted the disease in the U.S., and doctors have said that she is in good condition.
National Guard Troops Could Be Sent To Fight Ebola Outbreak
October 16 2014 7:57 PM
Up to 4,000 troops have been authorized, but not yet called up, to be sent to West Africa to help fight the Ebola epidemic.
Can You Catch Ebola From A Cough? Some Facts And Myths
October 16 2014 7:02 PM
Facts and myths about Ebola, including questions about the risks of exposure through coughs or sneezes.
Best Phablets 2014: iPhone 6 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 4 vs. Nexus 6
October 16 2014 3:08 PM
Big new devices from Apple, Samsung and Google mean it's officially fall phablet season.
How Nigeria And Senegal Showed The World The Right Way To Stop Ebola
October 16 2014 2:40 PM
Ebola was stopped in its tracks by workers in two relatively weak health care systems. The U.S. can do it too.
Alipay, China's Largest Payment Service, Looks To Fingerprints, Face Recognition
October 16 2014 12:23 PM
The company is working on fingerprint and face recognition technology for now.
New Facebook Feature Will Alert Friends During Disasters
October 16 2014 11:06 AM
The Facebook news feed is at a big disadvantage during real-time events because recent posts aren't necessarily surfaced.
21-Day Ebola Quarantine May Not Suffice: Study
October 16 2014 9:18 AM
A new study suggests that the 21-day quarantine period for Ebola may not be "sufficiently protective to public health."
More Countries Ban Travelers From Ebola-Hit West Africa
October 16 2014 2:14 AM
Airports in the U.S., U.K., and Canada have started screening people at airports as a precautionary measure.
EBay Earnings Lukewarm In Q3
October 15 2014 6:21 PM
The online merchant lowered guidance for the next quarter and posted lower-than-expected revenue.