- USAID Pledges $75M On Ebola Care In Liberia
September 05 2014 2:34 AM
A fourth American patient to be infected by Ebola is expected to reach Nebraska on Friday and will receive the experimental drug ZMapp.
- UN Accuses Libyan Fighters Of Widespread Human Rights Abuse
September 05 2014 1:48 AM
The report also said that over six weeks of violence since July 13 has displaced nearly 100,000 people in LIbya
- One In 10 Girls Raped Or Assaulted By Age 20, UN Says
September 04 2014 11:29 PM
The report draws on data from 190 countries and paints a grim picture of the extent of physical and sexual violence against children.
- Sony Bets You Might Like A Smaller Smartphone
September 04 2014 4:23 PM
Sony’s compact Xperia Z3 hearkens back to a time when smaller was better, for phones.
- South Africa Denies Dalai Lama A Visa, Signaling China’s Involvement
September 04 2014 3:33 PM
China is South Africa's biggest trading partner and this week proved South Africa takes its trade seriously.
- How Is Al-Shabab Funded These Days?
September 04 2014 3:04 PM
While it's hard to keep track of the clandestine militant group, experts say they've diversified their finances in recent years.
- African Oil 'Developing At An Incredible Pace'
September 04 2014 10:57 AM
Major gas finds in Mozambique and Tanzania in particular could spur an East African boom, if countries can overcome production challenges.
- Five Ways An Apple iWallet Could Revolutionize Payments
September 04 2014 10:19 AM
Will Touch ID help Apple take a slice of mobile payments?
- Somali Government Offers Amnesty To Al-Shabab Militants
September 04 2014 4:14 AM
The offer of amnesty comes just days after U.S. airstrikes targeting al-Shabab leader Ahmed Abdi Godane killed at least six militants.
- Fourth American Infected With Ebola Identified
September 04 2014 2:29 AM
The Boston area man is the third American mission worker to have contracted the deadly virus while working with patients in West Africa.
- Ebola Toll Worse Than All Previous Outbreaks Combined
September 03 2014 10:52 PM
More than 1,900 people have died during the current outbreak, according to the World Health Organization.
- How Bad Could The Ebola Outbreak Get?
September 03 2014 4:03 PM
The Ebola outbreak has killed some 1,550 people in West Africa, and experts fear the virus is still spreading fast.
- China’s Role In Fighting Ebola
September 03 2014 3:28 PM
Chinese companies have made massive investments in some of the countries most affected by Ebola.
- Ebola's Expanding Reach: Africa Outbreak Slows Thai Rice Shipments
September 03 2014 2:06 PM
Thailand's rice industry, already hurt by internal politics, is having trouble exporting to West Africa.
- 'Spiraling Out Of Control'
September 03 2014 8:59 AM
The Ebola crisis is only going to get worse, a spokesperson for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
- British Ebola Patient Discharged From Hospital
September 03 2014 7:59 AM
The health aid volunteer had contracted the virus while helping victims in a Sierra Leone clinic and was flown to Britain 10 days ago.
- Calais Mayor Threatens To Block Port In Immigrants Row
September 03 2014 4:02 AM
The northern French port town has seen a flood of immigrants fleeing war and famine, and trying to get to the UK.
- Apple's Blame-The-User Approach To Breach Won't Fix iCloud
September 02 2014 6:35 PM
The company's reputation as a maker of future-tech that "just works" took a big hit this week.
- Apple Denies Responsibility For Celebrity iCloud Hack
September 02 2014 3:46 PM
Apple says iCloud breaches were result of weak passwords.
- US Attack On Al-Shabab Shows Growing Presence In Africa
September 02 2014 2:42 PM
The U.S. strike in Somalia with drones and airplanes is part of a bigger picture, as American forces battle Islamic extremism in Africa.