| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Letter writer Paul R. Schlitz Jr. can't seem to grasp the fact that an acknowledgment of Iraq's potential to harbor weapons of mass destruction doesn't necessarily indicate current agreement with the decision to invade, nor does it require someone to...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Flannery McArdle, 21, rolled into Baltimore on Aug. 13, on a 4,000-mile bike trip from San Francisco to Boston Harbor to raise money for HIV/AIDS research.
And her first stop, with 17 other riders following, was to her family's house on Uffington Road in...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Kabatwa, a silverback mountain gorilla, carries her twins in the Virunga Mountains, just outside Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. The babies were born in February. According to a 2010 census, the total number of mountain gorillas has increased by a...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:19 AM
After Ron Capps saw five wars in 10 years, the horrific images began to collide.
"I was in Afghanistan and I was seeing the dead from Kosovo and the dead from Rwanda in my dreams, and then not in my dreams," he said. "And I decided to get help."
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:59 PM
KIGALI, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Rwanda needs to bolster domestic
revenues to finance its development targets without placing
strain on the budget, the International Monetary Fund said.
Rwanda aims to become a middle income country by 2020 but
| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:12 AM
* First ever use of drones by a U.N. peacekeeping force
* Drones to monitor porous border with Rwanda, Uganda
* Cross-border support has fuelled various Congo rebellions
By Kenny Katombe
GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dec 3 (Reuters) - United...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:28 AM
GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - United Nations forces in Democratic Republic of Congo launched unmanned aircraft on Tuesday to monitor the volatile border with Rwanda and Uganda, the first time U.N. peacekeepers have deployed surveillance...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This past summer, in a small village outside of Phnom Penh, not far from the Mekong River, I met an 8-year-old boy named Basil. He couldn't stop laughing, playing, racing around the village like any boy his age.
Visiting him meant something special to...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:33 AM
* Agreement to pave way for single currency in 10 years
* Deal intended to boost trade and attract foreign investors
* Region has oil, gas; plans new roads, railways, ports
By Elias Biryabarema
KAMPALA, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The leaders of five East...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Three interlocking stories unfold in the documentary "Sweet Dreams," each one reinforcing the other to telling and finally joyous effect.
"Sweet Dreams" is the English translation of the Kinyawanda language phrase "inzozi nziza." That's the name of an...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Africa has one-fifth of the world’s landmass, but no long-term, continuous record of air pollution or greenhouse gas emissions data … for now.
College of William and Mary graduate Katherine Potter is spearheading the Rwanda Climate...
| Nov 13, 2013
Most bio-pics are made about somebodies — warriors, kings, artists. This was a bio-pic about a nobody who became a somebody during the Rwandan genocide, a bloody crossroads for a country with deep-seated ethnic frictions. In April 1994, Paul...