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.
Benghazi Descends Into Chaos As Army-Backed Ex-General Battles Militias
October 31 2014 11:10 AM
The second-biggest city in Libya may be witnessing a humanitarian disaster.
Burkina Faso President Ousted From Power
October 31 2014 10:17 AM
After days of intense clashes, the Burkina Faso army says President Blaise Compaoré has been forced to step down.
Ebola-Hit West Africa Feels 'Abandoned' By African Union Due To Broken Pledges
October 31 2014 9:33 AM
West Africa feels “abandoned” by the African Union, which legislators say has not delivered on promises to send help to Ebola-stricken countries.
Falling Oil Prices Hurt Key Economies
October 30 2014 11:13 PM
Cheaper crude could undermine Russia's and Iran's foreign policy and push oil-dependent economies into recession.
The Five Longest-Serving African Presidents
October 30 2014 6:02 PM
Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaoré, with 27 years in power, did not even crack the list of top five longest-serving African rulers.
Amid Burkina Faso Violence, Transitional Government To Take Charge
October 30 2014 4:13 PM
Burkina Faso's army chief announced the disbanding of the national assembly amid the violent protests.
Flying Car Prototype Takes To The Skies
October 30 2014 12:42 PM
AeroMobil's new flying car will remain grounded in most countries due to regulations.
Amid Protests, Flights Canceled Out Of Burkina Faso's Capital City
October 30 2014 12:14 PM
The airport in Ouagadougou was shut down indefinitely on Thursday as protesters stormed parliament.