Government and rebel forces are battling for a key oil producing region.
Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
At least 50 people have died after a boat carrying migrants sank off the coast of southern Italy, according to the BBC.
About 100 students and faculty at the University of Denver and others protested against a decision by the university’s international school to give a global service award Monday to former President George W. Bush.
U.S. intelligence officials are dealing with the most credible terrorist threat in years as 19 diplomatic posts in the Middle East and Africa remain closed through this upcoming Saturday.
Everywhere he went in Africa, President Barack Obama was competing with history.
Basking in an exuberant welcome, President Barack Obama on Monday declared a new era in U.S. relations with Africa based on strategic investment as opposed to charitable aid.
President Barack Obama’s trip to Africa next month may result in a stark juxtaposition between the growing power of the gay rights movement in the U.S. and the criminalization of homosexuality throughout the African continent.
Christian Broadcasting Network founder and former Southern Baptist minister Pat Robertson said he believes miracles do not happen in the U.S. because of the “skepticism and secularism” taught in American schools.