| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Staff with the World Health Organisation battling an Ebola outbreak in West Africa see evidence the numbers of reported cases and deaths vastly underestimates the scale of the outbreak, the U.N. agency said on its website on Thursday.
The death toll from...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:57 AM
SEOUL (Reuters) - Korean Air Lines Co Ltd said on Thursday it will suspend flights to and from Nairobi from August 20 to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
Korean Air said it had been operating three return flights from Incheon, South Korea,...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Filed under: Emerging Technologies, Green Culture Furniture, flip flops and floors, oh my! Those are just a few of the products being repurposed from a faction of the 1.5 billion tires that get discarded each year, according to a fun little story from the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 10:48 AM
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya Airways will suspend flights to Liberia's capital Monrovia and Sierra Leone's capital Freetown due to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the company said on Saturday.
The suspension of the flights will start at midnight on...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:45 AM
See giraffes, zebras and elephants from a bicycle? That's part of the draw of a cycling tour from Kenya to Tanzania that offers an intimate look at some of western Africa's most iconic wild spots.
The 16-day guided ride includes visits to the...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Would you wear a shoe that has already traveled hundreds of thousands of miles?
That’s not such an outrageous idea under a charitable program announced last week by Southwest Airlines.
The Dallas-based carrier launched “Project Luvseat,&...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Hackers hijacked the Twitter accounts of Kenya’s Ministry of Defense and its spokesman, sending out tweets Sunday and Monday about corruption and starving children.
“The #Kenya Ministry of Defence is under new management: #Anonymous,”...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:14 AM
Five people were killed Monday night in fresh attacks near Lamu on the Kenyan coast, a week after militants killed about 60 people in and around Mpeketoni village.
The attack happened in Witu, just outside Mpeketoni, close to the scene of last week&...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Happy Independence Day and a weekend full of patriotic music!
While there aren't a ton of concerts to choose from as many clubs and larger venues take some well-deserved time off, there are several public concerts on or around the Fourth of July.
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Determined to track down her missing maker, vampire Pam (Kristin Bauer van Straten) discovers Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgård) at one of his old haunts on “I Found You,” Episode 72 of HBO’s “True Blood.”
Eric was last...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Kenya's deputy president on Sunday gave police and security officials 48 hours to hunt down extremists who killed 29 people in separate attacks on two Kenyan towns near the eastern coast before melting into the bush.
William Ruto visited the scenes of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Al Qaeda-linked militants attacked the Somali presidential compound in Mogadishu on Tuesday, forcing their way inside, but President Hassan Sheik Mohamud was not there at the time.
The Shabab fighters detonated a car bomb near the entrance to the...