South Africa Prosecutors Win Bid To Appeal Pistorius Conviction
December 10 2014 4:23 AM
Pistorius was given a five-year jail term that was called "shockingly inappropriate" by the state prosecutor.
Al Qaeda In Mali Releases Last French Hostage
December 10 2014 1:31 AM
Lazarevic was kidnapped from his hotel, along with another French citizen, three years ago, and has appeared in many videos by the group.
HBO Plans To Launch Its Unbundled Service In April
December 09 2014 11:54 PM
The company's chief technology officer has resigned as HBO announced that a third party will run its upcoming stand-alone streaming service.
Which Countries Have Donated Most To Ebola Aid?
December 09 2014 8:09 AM
The U.S. leads the pack, but some countries have delivered less than 10 percent of what they pledged to fight Ebola.
For Children, 2014 Was A 'Devastating' Year
December 09 2014 6:28 AM
A UNICEF statement was released to coincide with an appeal by the U.N. calling for a record $16.4 billion in humanitarian funds.
Apple Could Build iPhones That Shoot Laser Beams
December 09 2014 4:01 AM
The laser could also allow the iPhone to scan objects to create 3D-printed replicas.
Hackers Release Another Wave Of Sony Data
December 08 2014 10:17 PM
The hackers claim they did not send an email that threatened Sony employees last week.
Review: Telltale Games' 'Iron From Ice' Is A Playable Version Of Hit HBO Series 'Game Of Thrones'
December 08 2014 4:55 PM
Telltale Games, which creates episodic adventure games, has taken a crack at mega-popular TV series "Game of Thrones."
Malaria Drug Shows Promise For Human Trials
December 08 2014 1:01 PM
There is currently no licensed vaccine for malaria, a deadly disease caused by a parasite carried in the saliva of female mosquitoes.
More Sports, More Cities
December 08 2014 9:06 AM
The International Olympic Committee approved new rules as part of an effort to make hosting the Olympics cheaper and easier.
Shrien Dewani Cleared Of Wife's Murder In South Africa
December 08 2014 8:02 AM
The case was dropped after the judge heard six weeks of prosecution evidence, which was entirely based on witness testimonies.
At Least 70 Ethiopian Migrants Killed As Boat To Yemen Sinks
December 08 2014 1:02 AM
Over 200 people have died at sea in 2014 while trying to reach Yemen, which reportedly hosts 246,000 refugees from various nations.
Liberia Court Suspends Ban On Mass Gatherings In Monrovia
December 07 2014 5:34 PM
Liberia is the country hardest hit by the Ebola epidemic and has recorded more than 3,000 deaths.
70 Ethiopian Migrants Drown Off Red Sea Coast Of Yemen
December 07 2014 1:42 PM
Human traffickers often use unseaworthy boats to smuggle African migrants to Yemen.
34 Killed In Democratic Republic Of Congo Massacre
December 07 2014 10:06 AM
Ugandan rebels are suspected of carrying out the attacks that killed at least 34 people.
Recovered From Ebola, Cuban Doctor Returns Home
December 06 2014 7:49 PM
Felix Baez, 43, was one of 256 Cuban doctors and nurses who went to West Africa to treat Ebola patients.
Boko Haram Is Looking More Like ISIS
December 06 2014 4:53 PM
The Islamist radicals, who pledge loyalty to ISIS, have reportedly recruited women suicide bombers.
US Hostage Luke Somers Killed In Rescue Attempt
December 06 2014 3:54 AM
U.S. and Yemeni forces launched a raid to rescue Somers late Friday, after the U.S. learned his captors planned to kill him Saturday.
Mass Email Threatens Sony Employees After Hack
December 05 2014 7:31 PM
The mass email told Sony Pictures Studios Employees to sign a mysterious agreement or else "suffer damage."
Kenyatta Decision A Major Blow For International Criminal Court
December 05 2014 3:09 PM
The Kenyatta case tested the court's capabilities, and many experts agree that without government cooperation, it's nearly powerless to prosecute.