Airbnb Is Now (Mostly) Legal In San Francisco
October 08 2014 5:22 PM
The service remains illegal in many cities despite its worldwide popularity.
As Chimerix Stock Tumbles, Other Ebola Researchers See Boost
October 08 2014 5:01 PM
Investors are still making bets on biotech firms researching Ebola.
In Sierra Leone, A Resolution To Strike That Left Ebola Corpses In Streets
October 08 2014 12:38 PM
A health workers strike in Sierra Leone that resulted in the bodies of Ebola victims being left out in the streets and in homes has been resolved.
Can Animal Lovers Save Excalibur The ‘Ebola Dog’?
October 08 2014 9:29 AM
A campaign to save the dog of a Spanish woman infected with the Ebola virus is heating up.
Symantec Becomes Latest Tech Giant To Consider Breakup
October 08 2014 8:52 AM
Company would follow eBay and HP as breakups gain traction in the tech world.
Kenyatta First Sitting Head Of State To Appear Before ICC
October 08 2014 6:03 AM
The president of Kenya is accused of committing crimes against humanity by orchestrating violence after disputed elections in 2007.
Ebola's Spread In Europe Deemed Inevitable
October 08 2014 4:59 AM
WHO noted that while Ebola's spread to Europe might be unavoidable, the continent was at low risk because of its health care infrastructure.
Ebola Mission Will Cost US $750M Over Six Months
October 07 2014 6:42 PM
The commander of U.S. troops in Africa said that troops could be in West Africa for as long as a year.
Facebook Is Readying An Anonymous Mobile App
October 07 2014 4:27 PM
The new app aims to foster online discussion unhindered by users' real names.
ISIS Ammo Made In America, China, Russia
October 07 2014 4:08 PM
Ammunition used by ISIS in Iraq and Syria was manufactured in over 20 countries, including the U.S. and China, a report finds.
Twitter Sues US Government Over User Data Requests
October 07 2014 2:34 PM
Twitter says the US is infringing on its freedom of speech.
Husband Of Ebola-Infected Spanish Nurse In Quarantine
October 07 2014 6:39 AM
The nurse had helped treat both Spanish priests who were sent back to Madrid after contracting Ebola in Africa.
Boko Haram Attacks Have Killed Over 11,000 In Nigeria: Report
October 07 2014 1:50 AM
Between July 2013 and June 2014, at least 7,000 people are estimated to have died because of the insurgency led by the group in the region.
US To Ramp Up Screening Of Travelers For Ebola
October 06 2014 6:59 PM
Government officials will do more to screen air passengers for Ebola, but experts say more needs to be done.
US Ebola Patient To Be Treated With New Experimental Drug
October 06 2014 4:21 PM
With ZMapp supplies depleted, doctors are turning to brincidofovir from Chimerix Inc.
The Great Bitcoin Gold Rush Is Over
October 06 2014 2:37 PM
The currency plummeted in value over the weekend, but that might not be a bad thing.
Bono Charity Says Rich Donor Countries Failed To Meet Aid Targets
October 06 2014 11:22 AM
Only one third of aid from OECD Development Assistance Committee members went to the poorest countries, according to a new report.
Square Valued At $6B In Latest Financing Round
October 06 2014 10:36 AM
The maker of square-shaped credit-card readers raises $150 million. Will the cash help the startup compete with Silicon Valley’s tech titans?
Ebola Could Spread To France, UK In 3 Weeks
October 06 2014 2:37 AM
The Ebola virus has so far killed 3,439 people in the latest outbreak, which has been the worst since it was discovered in 1976.
World's Richest Nations Fail To Meet Aid Pledges: Report
October 05 2014 7:21 PM
The One Campaign says a third went to the least developed countries, most of which are in sub-Saharan Africa.