Suicide Bomber Slays 4 In Attack On Somali Special Forces
January 04 2015 1:02 PM
At least four people were killed when a car bomb was detonated next to a military convoy in Mogadishu.
Exposed To Ebola, US Health Worker Arrives In Omaha
January 04 2015 6:18 AM
The health care will be observed for 21 days and treated if necessary at Nebraska Medicine.
Libya Kidnappings Target Coptic Christians
January 03 2015 11:38 PM
Twenty Egyptian Christians have been abducted in Libya in one week, media reports indicate.
British Nurse With Ebola Takes A Turn For The Worse
January 03 2015 5:59 PM
Pauline Cafferkey's condition worsened to critical Saturday, just days after she had been sitting up and talking.
New Airstrike Aimed At Libyan City Misrata, With Clashes Near Oil Port
January 03 2015 10:54 AM
Forces loyal to Libya’s internationally recognized government staged airstrikes on the commercial port of Misrata Saturday.
South Korean In Sierra Leone Flown To Germany For Suspected Ebola
January 03 2015 6:55 AM
The health care worker will be kept under isolation for 21 days in a special unit at Berlin’s Charite Hospital.
Abductions In Nigeria Blamed On Boko Haram
January 02 2015 11:24 PM
Armed gunmen kidnapped 40 youths from the remote Nigerian village of Malari.
Head Of UN Ebola Mission Says Outbreak Will End This Year
January 02 2015 7:49 PM
Each of the most-afflicted countries now has the capability to isolate and treat every Ebola patient, he says.
33 More Children Reunited With Parents In Cape Town
January 02 2015 1:03 PM
At least 500 children got lost on crowded beaches in Cape Town, South Africa, on New Year's Day.
Kenya Suspends Provisions Of Controversial Antiterror Law
January 02 2015 11:36 AM
The new law was created in light of deadly attacks in Kenya last month by al-Shabab militants.
Over 70 Children Missing From Cape Town Beaches Unclaimed
January 02 2015 7:00 AM
Over 30,000 people were reportedly present on Cape Town beaches on New Year's day, and more than 1,000 police officers were deployed.
Italian Coast Guard Takes Control Of Abandoned Migrant Ship
January 02 2015 1:08 AM
The incident comes after another ship, carrying hundreds of migrants from Syria, was abandoned by human traffickers earlier this week.
Gambian President Blames 'Terrorist Group' For Coup Attempt
January 01 2015 2:51 PM
“This was not a coup. This was an attack by a terrorist group backed by some powers that I would not name," Yahya Jammeh said.
Gambia's President Warns Plotters After Failed Coup
December 31 2014 7:34 PM
Yahya Jammeh said Wednesday that those plotting against his government would never win.
Ebola Outbreak Traced To Bats
December 30 2014 8:59 PM
The bats were found in a tree where children played near the house of an Ebola index case.
Journalists' Killings Rise To 118 In 2014, Press Group Says
December 30 2014 6:42 PM
Pakistan was the most dangerous country for the media, with 14 journalists killed, followed by Syria with 12.
Debt Made Ebola Crisis Worse, Report Finds
December 30 2014 4:36 PM
Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone collectively owe the organization $372 million.
The Best New Year's Traditions From Around The Globe
December 30 2014 4:30 PM
From throwing furniture out of windows to banging bread on walls, New Year's traditions take many unique forms around the world.
Second Aid Worker Tested For Ebola In Scotland
December 30 2014 9:22 AM
Nurse Pauline Cafferkey was diagnosed Monday after returning from a volunteer trip to Sierra Leone.
Gambia Fighting Off Attempted Military Coup
December 30 2014 9:16 AM
Reports suggest that soldiers attempted to stage a coup while Gambia's president was on a trip abroad.