Fifth Sierra Leone Doctor Dies After Treating Ebola Patients
November 03 2014 9:05 AM
One of Sierra Leone’s leading Ebola doctors has died from the disease, making him the fifth high-profile local doctor killed by the virus.
Burkina Faso's Military Promises Transitional Government
November 03 2014 12:53 AM
The United Nations has threatened to impose sanctions against the country if its army refused to transfer control.
Libyan Army Urges Residents Of Benghazi Port Area To Evacuate
November 02 2014 6:11 PM
At least 230 people have been killed since the army began waging an offensive against Islamist groups in the eastern city.
What Are The Effects Of Climate Change?
November 02 2014 3:39 PM
Climate change affects each continent differently.
Burkina Faso Military Muscles Into State TV HQ
November 02 2014 12:57 PM
The increasingly chaotic situation in Burkina Faso has shifted to a conflict between demonstrators and the military.
Kenyan First To Win Ad Hoc Triple Crown In Marathoning
November 02 2014 12:55 PM
With Wilson Kipsang's victory Sunday, he became the first runner to win Berlin, London and New York marathons.
Climate-Change Report A 'Canary In The Coal Mine': US
November 02 2014 10:11 AM
A U.N.-backed panel's latest climate-change report furnishes more evidence human-generated greenhouse gases are fueling global warming.
UN Health Worker With Ebola Flown To France For Treatment
November 02 2014 5:38 AM
The United Nations Health Worker was flown from Sierra Leone to France to receive treatment for the Ebola virus, according to French authorities.
Burkina Faso Opposition Parties, African Union Reject Army Takeover
November 01 2014 8:32 PM
A power struggle within the armed forces was resolved by sidelining the chief of staff.
New York's Lone Ebola Patient Now In Stable Condition
November 01 2014 2:15 PM
The condition of the only confirmed Ebola patient in New York has been upgraded to stable, officials said Saturday.
Burkina Faso Army Chooses Transitional Leader
November 01 2014 1:05 PM
Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore was ousted Friday after 27 years in power.
Egypt Imprisons 8 Men In Gay Wedding Video Case
November 01 2014 9:27 AM
Allegedly depicting a same-sex wedding celebration on the Nile River, the online video went viral on social-media sites in August.
Will Burkina Faso's Uprising Launch A 'West African Spring'?
November 01 2014 6:50 AM
Burkina Faso's opposition is calling its uprising the "Black Spring," raising questions about possible upheaval in the rest of West Africa.
Second Military Officer Claims Power In Burkina Faso
November 01 2014 2:59 AM
An officer in Burkina Faso's presidential guard claimed power on Saturday, after a general loyal to the deposed president has claimed leadership.
Boko Haram Says Kidnapped Schoolgirls 'Married Off'
November 01 2014 2:15 AM
Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau mentions the girls for the first time since a video in May showed more than 100 of them in a rural location.
Oregon Woman Hospitalized In Possible Ebola Case
November 01 2014 2:01 AM
The unnamed woman had traveled to West Africa and had been monitoring herself for the disease when she developed a high fever Friday.
Political Ads Exploit Fears Of Ebola Virus Disease
October 31 2014 8:11 PM
Republican candidate Kevin Wade played on fears of the Ebola epidemic in an ad targeting Democrat Chris Coons in Delaware.
Kimberly-Clark’s Surgical Gowns Fail Ebola Protection: Lawsuit
October 31 2014 5:47 PM
A suit filed this week claims Kimberly-Clark has known since last year that its gowns don’t offer maximum protection from infectious disease.
One Confirmed Dead In Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crash
October 31 2014 2:57 PM
California authorities said one pilot was killed and another was injured in the crash.
The High Cost Of Prepping For An Unlikely Ebola Epidemic
October 31 2014 12:33 PM
Getting a country ready for an Ebola epidemic -- even an unlikely one -- isn't cheap. Here's what it costs to be prepared for Ebola in the U.S.