- Liberians Riot Amid Delays In Collecting Ebola Victims' Bodies
August 09 2014 6:09 PM
World Health Organization says Ebola outbreak death toll hit 961 people on Friday, including 300 victims in Liberia.
- Egypt Bans Muslim Brotherhood From Participating In Elections
August 09 2014 1:23 PM
The Egyptian court previously banned the Muslim Brotherhood in September.
- 'I Am Growing Stronger Every Day': Infected Ebola Doctor
August 08 2014 3:09 PM
Dr. Kent Brantly wrote a statement from his isolation room at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
- WHO: Ebola A Public Health Emergency
August 08 2014 4:26 AM
However, the organization cautioned against a sweeping ban on international travel and trade.
- Leave Liberia Now, US Tells Diplomats' Families
August 08 2014 1:23 AM
The Liberian government on Wednesday declared a state of emergency to help contain the Ebola epidemic.
- Racial Politics Surround Ebola Crisis
August 07 2014 2:36 PM
Some doctors are suggesting experimental vaccines aren't being distributed widely enough because the patients happen to be African.
- Nearly 4 Million In South Sudan At Risk Of Hunger And Malnutrition: UN
August 07 2014 3:33 AM
The overburdened United Nations mission in South Sudan is now the organization's biggest aid operation in any single country.
- Liberia Declares Emergency While Sierra Leone Cordons Off Villages
August 07 2014 1:24 AM
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the Liberian president, declared a state of emergency for at least 90 days, to ensure “the very survival of our state."
- Evacuations Accelerate As Libya Falls Further Into Chaos
August 06 2014 7:35 PM
Options for leaving Libya by sea and air are limited. Thousands of Filipinos say they fear joblessness more than war.
- Demand For Air Travel Still Sky-High
August 06 2014 10:35 AM
The latest data shows air travel demand is up from last year, but risks loom — including the impact of Ebola.
- Nigeria Confirms Second Ebola Casualty
August 06 2014 9:17 AM
Nigeria has confirmed its second Ebola death.
- Thailand Monitoring 21 Tourists For Ebola
August 06 2014 8:01 AM
It's unclear if the 21 tourists from West Africa are exhibiting any symptoms of the Ebola virus, but they're being monitored.
- WHO Panel Could Brand Ebola An International Emergency
August 06 2014 2:00 AM
The disease has engulfed Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria, killing 887 people and infecting more than 1,600 people so far.
- There's Money To Be Made In Africa, Say Obama And Clinton At Summit
August 05 2014 2:16 PM
President Obama and other U.S. leaders are focusing on Africa's investment potential during the historic Africa Leaders Summit.
- Nigerian Army Accused Of 'Extensive' Rights Violations
August 04 2014 9:54 PM
Watchdog group Amnesty International accused Nigeria's army of "extensive" rights violations in the fight against Boko Haram.
- NYC Patient 'Unlikely To Have Ebola,' Hospital Says
August 04 2014 6:46 PM
Mount Sinai had placed the unnamed man -- who recently traveled to an unidentified West African country -- in medical isolation.
- How China Can Help The US Understand Africa
August 04 2014 6:26 PM
As Obama hosts a summit of nearly 50 African heads of state in Washington, China's approach to the continent gives a useful template of action.
- AIDS Conference Delegates From Africa Seek Asylum In Australia
August 04 2014 4:40 AM
The delegates from Africa claim returning to their home countries would be a “life threatening proposition.”
- US Hopes To Counter China's Influence In Africa With Landmark Summit
August 04 2014 2:35 AM
The U.S. is set to announce nearly $1 billion in business deals and $60 million a year for peacekeeping training during the US-Africa summit.
- After Military Base Overrun, Protests Erupt In Benghazi
August 02 2014 9:26 AM
More than 2,000 people took the streets in protest against Islamist and former rebel militias who are fighting Libya’s armed forces.