Microsoft Replacing IE With Chrome-Like Browser, Report Says
December 29 2014 6:04 PM
The new browser will ditch IE’s bad reputation by offering extensions and a rapid update cycle.
US Hits Al Qaeda Affiliate In Somalia With Airstrike
December 29 2014 6:04 PM
It was not known if the senior leader who was targeted had been killed.
How Long Will Gas Prices Stay Low?
December 29 2014 3:12 PM
Energy experts and analysts say U.S. consumers should expect gas prices to remain low through much of 2015.
UN Delivers Food Aid To South Sudan Over Militarized Nile Crossing
December 29 2014 1:27 PM
The aid shipment marks the first time the highly militarized corridor between South Sudan and Sudan has been used by the U.N. since 2011.
Some Young People Are Wise Beyond Their Years
December 29 2014 1:04 PM
In 2014, Taylor Swift, Michael Brown and Nigerian schoolgirls got the world talking about issues like feminism, race relations and religious extremism.
Cameroon Begins Airstrikes On Boko Haram
December 29 2014 8:15 AM
Boko Haram has stepped up its attacks on both sides of the border in recent weeks, raising concerns that it could begin to threaten Cameroon’s security.
Missing AirAsia Flight Requested Route Change
December 27 2014 11:03 PM
AirAsia Flight QZ8501 sent no distress signal before disappearing.
Sony Corp. May Face Copyright Lawsuit Over ‘The Interview’
December 27 2014 6:04 PM
K-pop label Feel Ghood Music says Sony never paid to use a song that appears in the film.
Wanted Al-Shabab Terrorist Surrenders In Somalia
December 27 2014 11:07 AM
The U.S. once offered $33 million for information leading to the capture of the al-Shabab militant leader and seven others.
Ivory Coast's Former First Lady On Trial For Role In Post-Election Massacre
December 26 2014 9:30 PM
Simone Gbagbo has been charged for her alleged role in the 2010 post-election violence that killed 3,000 and displaced 1 million Ivorians.
'Insulting The Prophet' Warrants Death Penalty In Mauritania
December 26 2014 9:57 AM
A Mauritania court recommend Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir be shot under Shariah, or Islamic law.
Riots In Democratic Republic Of Congo After River Accident Claims At Least 30 Lives
December 26 2014 6:37 AM
Rioters were angry over the death of their relatives and accused the authorities of not doing enough to ensure safe transportation.
'Exodus: Gods And Kings' Given The Boot In Moroccan Theaters
December 25 2014 7:36 PM
"Exodus: Gods and Kings" was slated to open in Morocco this week, but a govenment agency has banned it nationwide.
Ebola Caused A US Epidemic -- Of Panic
December 25 2014 3:32 PM
How to survive Ebola: Lessons from the 2014 outbreak
Somali Militants Attack Peacekeeping Base In Mogadishu
December 25 2014 10:53 AM
An insurgent group linked to al Qaeda stormed an African Union peacekeeping base in Mogadishu Christmas Day.
CDC Error With Live Ebola Sample Triggers Concerns
December 24 2014 6:56 PM
Since the outbreak began a year ago, over 7,000 people have died from the virus.
Global Arms Trade Treaty Takes Effect
December 24 2014 2:31 AM
The global Arms Trade Treaty, which has been ratified by 60 countries, aims to regulate the flow of weapons to conflict-hit zones.
Algerian Army Kills Leader Of Group That Executed French Tourist: Report
December 23 2014 7:31 AM
The Jund al-Khilafa group had kidnapped Gourdel, 55, in September and later that month released a video showing his execution.
Will Microsoft's Upcoming Xbox One VR Headset Work On PCs?
December 23 2014 6:43 AM
Microsoft’s virtual reality product could go head-to-head with Facebook’s Oculus Rift next year.
British Doctors Halt Work In Sierra Leone Over Untested Ebola Drug
December 23 2014 5:51 AM
Doctors at the Lakka center said that patients were administered large doses of the heart drug that caused several medical complications.