| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The makers of an explosively popular video that spotlighted the brutality of a Ugandan guerrilla leader have released a second video that redoubles their calls to stop Joseph Kony and grapples with some of the criticisms aimed at their controversial...
| Jul 15, 2012
If all of California had been created by a romance novelist, it would probably look like Santa Barbara -- whitewashed walls, red-tile roofs, gentle slopes, lapping waves, swaying fronds, stately churches and private estates suitable for Oprah, Rob Lowe...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 9:34 PM
PARIS â The traders sell an array of bushmeat: monkey carcasses, smoked anteater, even preserved porcupine. But this isn't a roadside market in Africa -- it's the heart of Paris, where a new study has found more than 5 tons......
| Mar 11, 2009
The arrest warrant issued last week for Sudan President Omar Hassan Ahmed Bashir has thrown into stark relief a question the Obama administration and Congress need to address:
What are we going to do about the International Criminal Court?
| Jan 11, 2009
The rebels targeted churches on Christmas Day.
Men were killed first, often stripped of shirts and pants, and then bound with their arms behind their backs. Rather than waste bullets, the attackers hacked victims in the back of the neck with machetes...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:45 AM
In March, Microsoft was fined 561 million euros (about $725 million) by the European Commission after, apparently, a programmer carelessly left out just one line of code in Microsoft's Service Pack 1 of European versions of Windows 7. That one line...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:35 AM
For Elgin pastor Olin Sletto, the effects of malaria in Africa are more than just statistics, he’s seen them firsthand, having contracted the illness while …...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 2:08 PM
As a high school senior, Courtney Petrunak did her exit project on the Invisible Children, the long-running armed conflict in Central Africa.
Now, a year later, Petrunak and others are reaching out to help.
They are organizing a fundraiser to benefit...
| Oct 6, 2012
Who is the ambassador? He's not a real ambassador. He's a fake ambassador, a persona adopted by Danish documentarian Mads Brugger, the man behind this sardonic investigative essay on the corrupt blood diamond trade centered in the Central African...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:12 PM
The lush, green forests of central Africa have long been the playground and refuge of the continent's most-notorious warlord, Joseph Kony.
His Lord's Resistance Army, which began with the aim of overthrowing the Ugandan government, has since spread to...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:45 PM