UN Official Calls for Tougher Fight Against African Hunger, Poverty

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE - A United Nations official has visited Zimbabwe and called on African governments to do more to reach 2030 sustainable development goals. The U.N. is holding a forum on sustainable development in the resort town of Victoria

UN Official Calls for Tougher Fight Against African Hunger, Poverty

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE - A United Nations official has visited Zimbabwe and called on African governments to do more to reach 2030 sustainable development goals. The U.N. is holding a forum on sustainable development in the resort town of Victoria

US: Senior Al-Shabab Leader, Wife Behind Kenya’s Manda Bay Attack Killed

The U.S. military says a senior al-Shabab leader behind the deadly Jan. 5 attack on the Manda Bay base in Kenya, was killed Feb. 22 in precision airstrikes, along with his wife.In a statement, the military says the targeted individuals

Preserving Black History in America, A Life’s Work

WASHINGTON - Tourists walk through an old Victorian-style row house in Washington's most historic African American neighborhood. As they move through rooms and up narrow stairwells, many are unaware the man who lived and worked here established the fir...

Climate Change Could Pose ‘Catastrophic’ Security Threat, Experts Warn

NEW YORK - Climate change could become a "catastrophic" threat to global security, as people lose their livelihoods, fall ill and battle over scarce water and food, a host of U.S. security, military and intelligence experts warned on Monday.Pressures f...

Dozens of Victims Escaping Fresh Violence in Cameroon

BAMENDA, CAMEROON - Renewed fighting in Cameroon's restive English-speaking region has forced more than 70 people, mainly women and children, to flee for their lives and seek shelter at an orphanage. Many of them, however, are very ill, battling malari...