- UN Health Agency Deploys Ebola Experts In Liberia
August 22 2014 8:37 AM
Irish health authorities were testing a man who had recently returned from Africa and died Thursday after complaining of a fever.
- Citizens, Police Clash In Liberia Over Ebola Quarantine
August 20 2014 2:55 PM
Residents of the Monrovia's West Point slum protested the government's Ebola quarantine.
- Faith Healer Helped Spread Ebola In Sierra Leone: Report
August 20 2014 7:54 AM
Ebola has killed more than 1,220 people in West Africa since the beginning of 2014.
- Nigerian Soldiers Mutiny, Refuse To Fight Boko Haram
August 20 2014 1:39 AM
Boko Haram fighters have been reported to be far better equipped than the Nigerian army soldiers sent to fight them.
- Liberia Brings Back 17 Escaped Ebola Patients
August 19 2014 8:14 AM
Liberia had been searching for the missing patients while Guinea said that many sick Liberians had started crossing the border.
- WHO Calls On Ebola-Hit Countries To Screen Departing Travelers
August 18 2014 12:02 PM
Despite the low risk of transmission by air travel, the U.N. health agency says passengers should be checked before leaving.
- Nigerian Woman Suspected To Have Ebola Dies In Abu Dhabi
August 18 2014 6:55 AM
Her husband and the five doctors who treated her in Abu Dhabi have been isolated and are being checked for possible infection.
- Unidentified Warplanes Fly Over Tripoli Amid Explosions
August 18 2014 2:40 AM
In July, the U.S. shut down its embassy in Libya, while the British embassy suspended operations there earlier this month.
- Hamas Rejects Egyptian Cease-Fire Proposal
August 16 2014 6:47 PM
Hamas says negotiations on a seaport and airfield must be part of cease-fire talks.
- Alabama Prisons Facing 'Serious' Tuberculosis Outbreak
August 14 2014 9:11 PM
The worst outbreak since 2009 follows a year of no cases of TB in Alabama prisons.
- Pope Warns Against Being 'Secularized And Materialistic'
August 14 2014 8:19 PM
Pope Francis, traveling in a Kia while in South Korea, cautioned bishops about caring more about "worldly" successes than the Gospel.
- Ebola Deaths Climb To 1,069, Guinea Declares Emergency
August 14 2014 3:58 AM
The current Ebola outbreak was first detected in Guinea, in the beginning of the year, and has killed 377 people in the country so far.
- Egypt's Army Killed Hundreds In 2013 Protests: Report
August 13 2014 9:05 AM
Human Rights Watch has found that Egyptian security forces likely committed "crimes against humanity" last year.
- Ugandan Lawmakers To Frame New Anti-Gay Legislation
August 13 2014 8:05 AM
The move by Ugandan lawmakers comes just two weeks after a local court scrapped a draconian anti-gay law enacted in February.
- South Sudan Peace Talks Falter, UN Threatens Sanctions
August 13 2014 4:19 AM
The U.N. Security Council said that it is "prepared to impose consequences" if the fighting in South Sudan continues.
- US To Send $180M In Food Aid To South Sudan
August 12 2014 12:46 PM
U.S. officials are concerned about widespread famine in South Sudan, as leaders fail to reach an agreement to end the civil war.
- Liberia, WHO Deny Use Of Experimental Drug In Ebola-Hit Nation
August 12 2014 1:19 AM
The experimental drug, which is not commercially available, has only been used on two Americans and a Spanish citizen.
- Agreements Reached In Israeli-Palestinian Talks
August 11 2014 10:31 PM
They did not include an agreement on a port for Gaza or a consensus on demilitarization.
- Ebola Aid Workers Set To Return To The US
August 10 2014 2:35 PM
The missionaries are not sick and do not display symptoms of Ebola.
- Heavy Shelling Resumes In Libyan Capital Tripoli
August 10 2014 1:31 PM
The violence is the worst violence since the 2011 war that toppled Moammar Gaddafi