Hawa Abdi, Doctor and Activist Who Aided Thousands in Somalia, Dies at 73

NAIROBI, Kenya — Hawa Abdi, a doctor and human rights activist who treated and safeguarded the lives of tens of thousands of Somalis during turbulent years defined by war, famine and …

Malaria in Africa: Parasite 'resistant to artemisinin'

The malaria parasite is spread by the bite of infected mosquitoes A drug-resistant strain of the parasite that causes malaria has been identified by scientists in Rwanda. The study, published in …

Rappers and actors push Zimbabwe hashtag viral

Zimbabwean Lives Matter graphic – hands clasped over Zimbabwe flag Could a social media hashtag – tapping into the energy and anger of the global #BlackLivesMatter phenomenon – help achieve in …

Hawa Abdi, Doctor and Activist Who Aided Thousands in Somalia, Dies at 73

NAIROBI, Kenya — Hawa Abdi, a doctor and human rights activist who treated and safeguarded the lives of tens of thousands of Somalis during turbulent years defined by war, famine and …

Malaria in Africa: Parasite 'resistant to artemisinin'

The malaria parasite is spread by the bite of infected mosquitoes A drug-resistant strain of the parasite that causes malaria has been identified by scientists in Rwanda. The study, published in …

Rappers and actors push Zimbabwe hashtag viral

Zimbabwean Lives Matter graphic – hands clasped over Zimbabwe flag Could a social media hashtag – tapping into the energy and anger of the global #BlackLivesMatter phenomenon – help achieve in …

Blame for Beirut Explosion Begins With a Leaky, Troubled Ship

CAIRO — The countdown to catastrophe in Beirut started six years ago when a troubled, Russian-leased cargo ship made an unscheduled stop at the city’s port. The ship was trailed by …

'See you in court': ACLU files nearly 400 cases versus Trump

FILE – In this Nov. 21, 2018 file photo, United States Border Patrol agents stand by a vehicle near one of the border walls separating Tijuana, Mexico and San Diego, in …

Lawmakers Aim to Prevent Trump From Bypassing Ban on Armed Drone Sales

WASHINGTON — A bill Democratic and Republican senators plan to introduce on Thursday would ban the sale of advanced armed drones to any nation that is not a close ally of …

The US is offering bounties of $10 million to anyone who can catch hackers meddling in the presidential election

trump v biden donors 4×3 Tom Pennington/Getty Images; SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images The US State Department is offering bounties of up to $10 million for information that helps it catch …

3 teenagers arrested after jumping wall into Mar-a-Lago with loaded AK-47 – CBS News

Three teenagers fleeing police while carrying a semiautomatic gun in a backpack jumped a wall at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, but probably didn’t know that’s where they were, authorities said …

France’s Macron heads to Lebanon after deadly mega-blast

BEIRUT: French President Emmanuel Macron was expected in Lebanon Thursday, two days after a monster blast sowed unfathomable destruction in Beirut and brought Paris’s Middle East protege to its knees.The highest-ranking …