South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
BBC: October 21, 2014
The United States is ready to take leadership for a global response to the deadly Ebola virus that is ravaging West Africa, President Barack Obama said Tuesday,
September 17, 2014
South African track star Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide, but cleared of other more serious murder charges in connection with the killing of his girlfriend.
September 12, 2014
A Greek car ferry has been hired as last-minute accommodation for Libya's embattled parliament, which has fled the country's civil war to the small eastern town of Tobruk.
Guardian: September 10, 2014
One of two American aid workers infected with the Ebola virus is leaving an Atlanta hospital.
August 21, 2014
The World Health Organization says it does not recommend a ban on air travel to and from Ebola affected countries in West Africa. The U.N. health agency says the risk of spread of the deadly disease in an airplane is extremely low.
August 15, 2014
Liberia's president is reassuring the country's healthcare workers that more resources for the battle against Ebola are on the way.
August 10, 2014
Nigerian officials have confirmed five new cases of Ebola in Lagos and a second death from the disease.
August 6, 2014
Dr. Kent Brantly's condition dramatically improved after he received the medication, a source says. After two doses, Nancy Writebol showed significant improvement.
CNN: August 4, 2014
A Greek navy frigate carrying embassy staff and nearly 200 people from Greece, China and other countries evacuated from the conflict in Libya returned early Saturday to a port near Athens.
The Tribune: August 2, 2014