Cricket World Cup Enters Week 2
February 18 2015 1:34 PM EST
Some crucial matches lie ahead over the coming days at the 2015 Cricket World Cup.
Nintendo Has Taken Away Kirby's Trademark Power
February 18 2015 1:00 PM EST
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse is one of the few titles to take full advantage of the WiiU Gamepad --but it's not necessarily a good thing.
Further Delaying Nigeria Elections Would Be 'Unconstitutional': Election Commissioner
February 18 2015 10:54 AM EST
The elections were postponed after the military said it couldn't guarantee voters' safety and needed six weeks to stave off Boko Haram.
300 Boko Haram Militants Killed By Nigerian Troops
February 18 2015 8:05 AM EST
In recent weeks, the Nigerian army has conducted several operations to retake territories captured by Boko Haram.
Four Tunisian Police Killed In Militant Attack: Government
February 18 2015 2:25 AM EST
Tunisian government forces are engaged in a campaign against several Islamist groups, including the Ansar al-Sharia.
Libya Sends Fighters To Sirte To Combat ISIS
February 17 2015 4:47 PM EST
In the hometown of former dictator Moammar Gadhafi, a battle is developing between ISIS and Libyan government forces.
Sudan's President Says US, Israel Are Supporting ISIS, Boko Haram
February 17 2015 12:20 PM EST
The president of Sudan said he doesn't believe Muslims could ever carry out the acts of terror associated with ISIS and Boko Haram.
Chaos In Libya Is Good News For ISIS
February 17 2015 9:03 AM EST
The fight against ISIS has been concentrated in Iraq and Syria, but amid the Libyan civil war a new coalition is brewing — just what ISIS wants.
PDP Chair Quits Ahead Of Nigerian Elections
February 17 2015 9:02 AM EST
The People’s Democratic Party said it was “saddened” by the abrupt resignation, calling it an “unfortunate decision.”
Privacy Watchdog Launches Surveillance Data Deletion Program
February 17 2015 2:51 AM EST
The “unlawful” NSA data collection used by the U.K. intelligence agency could be fair game.
NSA Surveillance Is Deep Within Hard Drives Made By Top Firms: Kaspersky
February 16 2015 11:37 PM EST
The NSA has been planting surveillance software deep within hard drives made by top manufacturers, Kaspersky Lab says.
Niger Arrests More Than 160 People For Boko Haram Ties
February 16 2015 9:09 PM EST
Among those arrested since Feb. 6 was a prominent Boko Haram member called Kaka Bounou.
Nigerian Candidate Travels To Boko Haram Stronghold
February 16 2015 4:59 PM EST
Presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari drew thousands Monday at a rally in Borno state, where he pledged to wipe out Boko Haram.
Egypt Warplanes Hit ISIS Militants In Libya
February 16 2015 1:06 PM EST
Egypt has launched airstrikes in Libya to avenge the execution of 21 Egyptian Christians.
ISIS Is Expanding In Libya
February 15 2015 8:53 PM EST
The Islamic State group is gaining ground through the Shura Council of the Youth of Islam, which is based in the country's port city of Derna.
Boko Haram Suspected In Nigerian Bus Station Bombing
February 15 2015 1:51 PM EST
Most of those killed were children selling peanuts or begging for money.
10 Killed By Suicide Bomb Attack In Nigeria
February 15 2015 9:12 AM EST
The attack in the northeast Nigerian city of Damaturu bore the hallmarks of Islamist insurgent group Boko Haram.
Jailed Ex-President Mohammed Morsi To Face Trial In Egypt
February 15 2015 9:04 AM EST
Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi will be put on trial Sunday over charges of endangering national security.
Pope Francis Appoints New Cardinals
February 14 2015 7:09 PM EST
The new additions to the College of Cardinals include Tonga's first ever.
Libyan Oil Pipeline Sabotaged, Gunmen Storm Sirte Offices
February 14 2015 5:55 PM EST
In a separate incident, gunmen stormed government buildings in the coastal city of Sirte.