1.4 Million Ebola Cases By January?
September 23 2014 11:13 AM
The CDC gave its best- and worst-case scenarios for the Ebola virus outbreak, which may reach more than a million cases by early 2015.
Ebola Cases Could Soar To 21K By November
September 23 2014 1:53 AM
Ebola cases in West Africa have increased to 5,800 and the virus has killed more than 2,800 people so far.
ISIS-Linked Group In Algeria Threatens To Execute French Hostage
September 23 2014 1:36 AM
An al Qaeda splinter group named Jound al Khilafa, or "Soldiers of the caliphate," claimed responsibility for the abduction.
Boko Haram Leader Claimed Killed By Cameroon Army
September 22 2014 11:29 AM
Abubakar Shekau, whose forces are accused of thousands of civilian deaths and kidnappings since 2009, is reportedly dead (again).
Second Spanish Priest Infected By Ebola Flown To Madrid
September 22 2014 6:58 AM
The virus has claimed the lives of nearly 2,500 people and the U.N. has said that the world needs $1 billion to tackle the outbreak.
Forty Migrants Missing After Raft Sinks Near Libya: Italy Coast Guard
September 21 2014 3:59 PM
Italian authorities sent boats to the scene and 55 people have been rescued.
Bomb Kills Three Policemen, Including Witness Against Morsi
September 21 2014 2:15 PM
The Ajnad Misr militant group claimed responsibility for the blast in a statement posted on its official Twitter account.
US To Deliver 10 Apache Helicopters To Egypt: Pentagon
September 21 2014 12:02 AM
Washington plans to deliver the helicopters, built by the Boeing Co., but gave no date.
New Attacks On Ebola Aid Workers Reported In Sierra Leone
September 20 2014 5:10 PM
Sierra Leone is under a curfew, but villagers close to its capital nonetheless attacked workers attempting to bury Ebola victims.
Journalists And Youth Activists Targeted In Benghazi Killings
September 20 2014 4:36 PM
Ten people were assassinated in Benghazi in just 24 hours. One of the victims was just 17 years old.
Suspected Jihadi John's Father Admits To Terror Charges
September 20 2014 3:18 PM
Adel Abdul Bary pleaded guilty to three charges associated with al Qaeda’s bombing of U.S. embassies in Africa in 1998.
8 Dead In Attack On Ebola Health Workers In Guinea
September 18 2014 5:56 PM
Three journalists and two doctors were among the group attacked by local residents.
Why Boko Haram Has Been Ignored
September 18 2014 1:15 PM
Remember #BringBackOurGirls? Boko Haram continues to terrorize Nigeria, yet it's largely been overlooked by Western powers.
Libyan Parliament Rejects New Cabinet Proposed By Prime Minister
September 18 2014 8:16 AM
Thinni, Libya’s acting prime minister since March, had sought to reassert control over the strife-torn country by naming a new cabinet.
South Sudan Orders Companies To Hire Locals, Fire Foreign Staff
September 17 2014 7:54 AM
Companies and agencies operating out of South Sudan will now have to justify to the labor ministry their decisions to hire foreign staff.
Australia Announces $6.35M More To Fight Ebola
September 17 2014 2:04 AM
With the latest pledge, Australia's total contribution to fight off the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history stands at more than $7 million.
Ebola 'Potential Threat To Global Security'
September 16 2014 5:03 PM
President Obama will send U.S. troops as part of the international response to combat Ebola in West Africa, he said in a televised statement.
'We Wouldn't Even Be Talking About An Epidemic Today'
September 16 2014 3:08 PM
Experts say President Barack Obama's plan to contain Ebola is months late.
Is Obama's Ebola Plan Coming Too Late?
September 16 2014 8:59 AM
Obama is expected to give specifics about his plan to militarily combat Ebola in Africa on Tuesday. Experts say he should have acted sooner.
Qatar Denies Arming Libyan Rebels
September 16 2014 8:22 AM
Qatar denied a claim by Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni that the country supplied rebel forces with planes and weapons.