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.
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.
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.
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.
Islamist Group Al Shabaab's Grip Loosened On Somali Port Town
October 05 2014 10:40 AM
Long held by the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al Shabaab, the Somali town of Barawe is once again under government control.
Ebola's Effect On Eid Al-Adha Celebrations In West Africa
October 04 2014 5:50 PM
Due to the Ebola risks, hugging family and attending large gatherings are discouraged during Eid al-Adha festivities this year in West Africa.
Ebola Outbreak Causes Crunch In Distribution Of Hazmat Suits
October 04 2014 9:29 AM
International aid organizations fighting Ebola are having trouble getting hazmat suits to health-care workers in Africa.
Ebola-Related Travel Ban 'Would Backfire'
October 03 2014 5:05 PM
Public health experts agree that restricting flights from West Africa would not help contain the Ebola epidemic.
NBC News Cameraman Diagnosed With Ebola Virus Disease
October 03 2014 3:04 AM
Ashoka Mukpo, a cameraman for NBC News, tested positive for the Ebola virus. He and the rest of the crew will be flown back to the U.S.
5 Things To Know About Ebola, From The CDC
October 02 2014 9:02 PM
The Centers for Disease Control held an hour-long Twitter chat to answer the public's questions about the Ebola outbreak.
Liberia To Prosecute American Ebola Patient
October 02 2014 1:38 PM
Liberia accused Thomas Eric Duncan of lying about coming into contact with a relative who contracted Ebola.
Rand Paul Says US Downplaying Ebola Virus
October 02 2014 10:53 AM
The Kentucky senator said it would "be a big mistake" to downplay Ebola's impact on the United States.
There Are Five New Ebola Cases Every Hour In Sierra Leone
October 02 2014 3:59 AM
That's according to London-based group Save The Children. They also said that the scale of the disease is “massively unreported."
Liberian-Americans Deal With Stigma, Fear After US Ebola Case
October 01 2014 4:26 PM
There is a stigma against Liberian-Americans in wake of the Ebola epidemic.
First US Ebola Patient Possibly Exposed 'Handful' Of Others
September 30 2014 6:26 PM
People who interacted with the confirmed Ebola patient in Dallas during a crucial four-day period will be monitored for symptoms.
Dallas Hospital Confirms First US Case Of Ebola Virus
September 30 2014 5:39 PM
An unnamed Dallas patient has contracted the Ebola virus, becoming the first case in the United States.
Algeria Identifies Frenchman's Beheading Suspects
September 30 2014 2:12 PM
The Algerian government has the identities of Hervé Gourdel's killers two weeks after he was beheaded by an Islamist group.
German Ebola Aid Plane Grounded For Repairs
September 29 2014 2:06 PM
Germany’s military has a few problems.
Self-Quarantine Imposed On Liberian Health Official
September 27 2014 12:19 PM
More than 3,000 people have died from Ebola since the most recent -- and deadliest -- outbreak began.