Judge to give verdict in Pistorius trial

Judge in Pistorius murder trial, long a remote figure, to deliver verdict in global spotlight

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:30pm EDT

Ebola is surging in places it had been beaten back

Ebola experts: virus is surging in places where it was beaten back; entire countries at risk

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 08:30pm EDT

People flee advancing Islamic militants in Nigeria

Scores flee advancing Islamic militants in northeast Nigeria; Boko Haram denies military claim

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 02:28pm EDT

UN: Crashed helicopter in S. Sudan was shot down

Helicopter that crashed in South Sudan was shot down after rebel commander issued threat

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Scores of civilians freed from Africa rebel group

Scores of women and children freed from group led by fugitive African warlord Kony, says group

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 11:20am EDT

Afghan president urges rival successors to unify

Afghanistan's Karzai urges presidential candidates to form government as he prepares exit

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 11:12am EDT

Cameroon state media says army kills 100 militants

Cameroon state media: army kills 100 militants who attacked from Boko Haram stronghold

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 09:20am EDT

WHO: Liberia will see thousands of new Ebola cases

US, UK to send military help for Ebola, as WHO warns cases about to surge in Liberia

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 03:18am EDT

Gambia lawmakers pass bill to jail gays for life

Official: Gambia lawmakers pass bill imposing life imprisonment for some homosexual acts

Monday - 09/08/2014, 05:40pm EDT

12 civilians killed in Somalia attack, say police

12 civilians killed in Somalia suicide bombing targeting African Union troops, say police

Monday - 09/08/2014, 03:02pm EDT

Struggling Tunisia appeals to world for investment

Amid economic woes, Tunisia appeals to world for help in supporting democracy

Monday - 09/08/2014, 01:18pm EDT

Kenyan man to be extradited to US for child porn

Kenyan court rules man wanted in the US for child porn can be turned over to FBI, extradited

Monday - 09/08/2014, 01:09pm EDT

Rights group: AU troops raped females in Somalia

Rights group charges that African Union troops in Somalia raped and exploited women and girls

Monday - 09/08/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Kenya police: 2 Australians killed in bus accident

Kenya police: 2 Australians killed after tour bus crashes

Monday - 09/08/2014, 11:52am EDT

Islamic extremists grab towns in northeast Nigeria

Islamic extremists seize more border towns in northeast Nigeria; soldiers battle insurgents

Monday - 09/08/2014, 04:52am EDT

Shells hit Mogadishu after militant leader death

Mortar shells hit Somalia capital after militants vow to avenge militant leaders death

Monday - 09/08/2014, 01:30am EDT

Sierra Leone to have lockdown amid Ebola crisis

Sierra Leone to put entire country in 3-day lockdown amid Ebola crisis, some criticize measure

Sunday - 09/07/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Somalia extremist group names new leader

Somali Islamic extremist group names new leader

Sunday - 09/07/2014, 12:00am EDT

Egypt president asks for patience over power cuts

In televised address, Egypt's president appeals for patience following massive power outage

Saturday - 09/06/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Nigeria: Officials reassure as extremists rampage

Nigerian officials, military reassure citizens as extremists rampage in northeast Nigeria

Saturday - 09/06/2014, 01:30pm EDT

WHO: Use Ebola survivors' blood to treat patients

WHO: Blood from Ebola survivors should be used to treat patients, 2 promising vaccines found

Saturday - 09/06/2014, 12:00pm EDT

US lauds Mozambican peace agreement

US Secretary of State John Kerry praises Mozambican peace agreement

Saturday - 09/06/2014, 11:30am EDT

Hundreds fear extremists, flee north Nigerian city

Hundreds fear attack by Islamic extremists, flee northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri

Friday - 09/05/2014, 02:16pm EDT

2 officers die prepping for Zimbabwe air show

2 officers killed in an aircraft crash preparing for Zimbabwe's air show, official says

Friday - 09/05/2014, 11:50am EDT

Flooded Ethiopia refugee camp to be closed: Group

Ethiopia camp for South Sudanese refugees not habitable following heavy rains, says group

Friday - 09/05/2014, 10:20am EDT
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