The Economics Of 'Canned' Lion Hunting
December 01 2014 2:59 PM
Activists are rallying against the hunting of captive animals, but some say it’s good for the economy as well as conservation.
Impoverished Youth Share Disturbing Truths
December 01 2014 2:15 PM
A study of five cities across the world found impoverished youths face myriad challenges that limited their ability to live healthy.
Suspected Boko Haram Attack In Northeastern Nigeria
December 01 2014 5:05 AM
Boko Haram is estimated to have claimed the lives of at least 5,000 people, making it one of the deadliest terrorist groups in the world.
Ivory Coast Army Protests Sow Fears Of Return To Unrest
November 30 2014 4:31 AM
President Alassane Ouattara has received credit for overseeing Ivory Coast's economic renaissance, but has struggled to reform the army.
Police Fire Tear Gas At Mubarak Sentence Protesters
November 29 2014 4:31 PM
Protesters say they believe if Mubarak goes free, their long-fought revolution will be reversed.
Almost 7,000 Dead, More Than 16,000 Infected With Ebola
November 29 2014 11:41 AM
The count of those killed by Ebola rose by about 1,000 in a couple of days, according to the World Health Organization.
Bombing Of Mosque In Nigeria Kills At Least 102
November 29 2014 10:49 AM
The extremist group Boko Haram is being eyed as the responsible party in the bombing of a mosque in Kano, Nigeria.
Ebola Test Clears Phoenix Man Returned From Africa
November 28 2014 9:56 PM
Suffering Ebola-like symptoms after a trip to Sierra Leone, a traveler was hospitalized for tests.
Boko Haram Rivals Its Ally ISIS In Violence
November 28 2014 8:14 PM
A mosque bombing is the latest atrocity in a terror campaign that has killed hundreds in Nigeria in recent weeks.
Male Ebola Survivors Should Quit Sex For 3 Months: WHO
November 28 2014 4:56 PM
The virus has been found to persist for up to three months after onset of symptoms.
Bomb Blasts Rock Nigerian Mosque
November 28 2014 11:40 AM
A series of bomb blasts targeted one of Nigeria's biggest mosques on Friday with many thought to be dead.
A New Weapon In The Fight Against Ebola
November 28 2014 11:13 AM
Detection times for Ebola patients could be dramatically reduced as a new 15-minute test kit is introduced in Guinea.
Obama's 'Power Africa' Off To A Dim Start
November 28 2014 3:48 AM
Obama's pledge to double power generation in Africa within five years looked highly ambitious from the start.
US Troops Celebrate Thanksgiving
November 28 2014 12:23 AM
Although they may be far from home, U.S. troops serving overseas still get to celebrate the traditional American holiday.
Nigeria Bus Station Bomb Blast Kills 40
November 27 2014 5:45 PM
Northern Nigeria was hit by several bombings this week, when at least 118 people were killed dozens of others were injured.
Saudis Block OPEC Output Cut, Oil Price Sinks Further
November 27 2014 12:41 PM
A price war would hurt top non-OPEC exporter Russia, which has clashed with Saudi Arabia over Moscow's support for Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Experimental Ebola Vaccine Human Trials A Success: NIH
November 26 2014 5:00 PM
A group of 20 volunteers developed immunity to the Ebola virus and showed no bad side effects.
Not The Game You Want, But The Game You Need
November 26 2014 4:08 PM
'This War Of Mine' crushes the ego. We are used to being gods in war games, but this paints a much darker, more realistic picture.
Bubonic Plague Still Present In The US
November 26 2014 12:14 PM
The bubonic plague is currently spreading through the slums of Madagascar, but Americans should know it still strikes the U.S., particularly in Western states.
Protesting Workers Dump Ebola Corpses Outside Sierra Leone Hospital
November 26 2014 4:46 AM
A spokesperson for the striking workers said that they had not received their weekly hazard allowance for seven weeks.