How The Magnitude Of Oil’s Decline Will Rock Emerging Markets
December 22 2014 11:57 AM
The global decline in crude oil prices is beginning to reveal consequences around the globe — far beyond the Russian ruble crisis.
Tunisia Elects President In First Democratic Elections
December 22 2014 10:10 AM
Front-runner Beji Caid Essebsi was proclaimed the winner of the country’s presidential runoff election, with 55.68 percent of the vote.
Saudi Arabia Says Won't Cut Oil Output
December 21 2014 2:01 PM
Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi blamed falling oil prices on speculators and lack of cooperation from non-OPEC members
Tunisia's Essebsi Campaign Claims Vote Victory
December 21 2014 1:33 PM
"I dedicate my victory to the martyrs of Tunisia," Essebsi said in claiming victory.
Around The World, People Agree: Government Doesn't Care
December 21 2014 11:49 AM
While almost three out of four people vote, a large majority of them say government doesn't care.
Egypt Accepts Travelers From Gaza For First Time Since October
December 21 2014 8:47 AM
An Egyptian official says there has been no decision made about allowing the permanent opening of the border crossing.
Scottish Prosecutor Says No Reason To Doubt Lockerbie Bomber's Guilt
December 20 2014 9:16 PM
Abdel Basset al-Megrahi was the only person found guilty over the Dec. 21, 1988, attack on Pan Am Flight 103.
Singer Sexually Harassed By Uber driver
December 20 2014 4:52 PM
The South African singer-songwriter is one of several women who have accused Uber drivers of sexual assault in recent weeks.
North Korea May Lift Ebola-Related Travel Ban: Death Toll At 7,373
December 20 2014 11:12 AM
The Ebola death toll continues to climb, especially in West Africa, but North Korea may soon lift its travel restrictions.
Hackers Demand Sony Erase Any Evidence 'The Interview' Ever Existed
December 20 2014 1:27 AM
The group promises to keep Sony’s stolen data safe as long as “The Interview” never leaks or is released online.
West Africans Need To Abandon Cultural Practices To Beat Ebola: UN Chief
December 19 2014 3:39 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said that West Africans need to abide by health protocols.
Algeria Investigates Soccer Player's Death
December 19 2014 11:35 AM
A new post-mortem test indicated that the 24-year-old player was beaten to death in a locker room back in August.
Mozambique Becomes One Of The Few African States With Legal Abortion
December 19 2014 10:56 AM
The new law will ease prohibitions on abortion regulations in the country, allowing women to electively terminate their pregnancies during the first 12 weeks.
Kenya's President Signs Controversial Anti-Terror Bill
December 19 2014 7:55 AM
The bill was signed a day after fights broke out in parliament on Thursday during a tense vote on the new measures.
Three Pieces Of Car Tech To See At CES 2015
December 18 2014 3:58 PM
Over the past few years automakers have taken center stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Here's what to look for this time.
Boko Haram Attack Claims 32 Lives In Nigeria
December 18 2014 8:41 AM
The news of the latest attack comes a day after a Nigerian military court sentenced 54 soldiers to death after they were convicted of mutiny.
Ebola Virus Kills Another Sierra Leone Doctor
December 18 2014 8:12 AM
The virus has already killed more than 350 healthcare workers and has infected 18,600 people in West Africa.
Nigeria Sentences 54 Soldiers To Death For Mutiny
December 18 2014 12:37 AM
Nigerian soldiers claim they lack the weapons and supplies to tackle the well-armed Boko Haram, who have been fighting an insurgency since 2009.
What The Ruble Crisis Means For Africa
December 17 2014 2:19 PM
While Africa will likely be immune to Russia's economic problems, wider global trends could hurt them both.
Three Years Later, North Korea Is Still Mourning Kim Jong Il's Death
December 17 2014 1:35 PM
Three years after Kim Jong Il's death, the official mourning period for the leader is finally over.