Despite a few hiccups, the Confederations Cup soccer tournament was a 'great success,' say local and international soccer authorities.
Spanish parliament passes law to limit judges from taking cases of torture or war crimes in other countries. Is this a blow for universal justice?
Some armed groups who adhere to a more moderate interpretation of Islam have begun battling Al Qaeda-linked extremists.
The environmental arm of a Nobel Prize-winning community development bank brings solar power, biogas, better stoves, and economic opportunity to rural residents.
The last rebel group has laid down its guns, but land disputes are complicating their reintegration.
Sanctions, human rights violations are waived, for now, so that Zimbabwe's power-sharing government can make some progress.
Omar Bongo represented Paris's last old-style dictator in Africa. Two French presidents attended his funeral Tuesday.