An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Bloomberg: More Business Between U.S. And Africa Will Benefit AllAll eyes around the world have been on Africa lately due to the Ebola virus outbreak, but in Washington, the talk has all been surrounding the importance of doing business with Africa.
The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To KnowThe recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
The World's Biggest Ship GraveyardNouadhibou 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.
Terminated PR Executive Apologizes For Tweet Making Light Of AIDS In AfricaA New York public relations executive has issued a lengthy apology, after she lost her job for a tweet that made light of AIDS in Africa and race.
Rascal Flatts Joining Brad Paisley In Buying Cows For Kenya's Masai Tribe
Brad Paisley Is Buying A Cow For Africa's Masai TribeMorning show stunt gone haywire? Nope, it's for real. Brad is "totally game" to buy the Kenya tribe a cow, which will be delivered in person by Detroit personality Steve Grunwald. The cow's name? "Paisley," of course.
Seen At 11: Customs Officials Launch Crackdown On KhatCustoms officials at New York area airports are cracking down on a drug called khat. Authorities at JFK's International Postal Facility told CBS 2's Tony Aiello that they are seizing the drug by the ton.
Amadou Fall Charged With Scamming FedEx To Send Packages To AfricaHe's accused of stealing the identities and account numbers of over twenty major companies and then using his contacts in Manhattan's West African community to attract customers.
Greenwich Exhibit Displays African AIDS Experience22 million people in Africa have AIDS, but that's only the official count. The actual number is likely much much higher, since many shun testing out of fear.
Gitmo Detainee Acquitted Of All But 1 Charge In NYThe first Guantanamo detainee to face a civilian trial has been acquitted in New York City of all but one charge accusing him of a deadly 1998 plot to bomb two U.S. embassies in Africa.
FBI Agent: Guantanamo Defendant Had DetonatorA detonator was found hidden in the bedroom cabinet of a purported accomplice in the 1998 terrorist bombings of two U.S. embassies, a former FBI agent testified Monday in Manhattan.