US backed proposals to ban export of bluefin tuna was rejected Thursday as was a proposal to protect polar bears.
03/18/2010 03:18 pm
Some lawmakers in Hawaii are tired of hearing from Obama birthers. They say responding wastes time and money.
03/17/2010 08:35 pm
As the Somalia government fends off militant group Al Shabab, the Al Qaeda-linked insurgency shows its power through intimidation of a whistle-blower.
03/16/2010 05:07 pm
After four month ordeal, a North Korean tanker was released from the hands of Somali pirates on Tuesday reportedly after receiving a $3.5 million ransom.
03/16/2010 03:05 pm
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered those words at the UN Friday as she marked the 15th anniversary of her speech at the World Conference on Women in Beijing.
03/12/2010 06:53 pm
Four out of 5 people worldwide say Internet access is a human right, according to a recent BBC poll. Even more than Americans, Chinese believe that to be true.
03/09/2010 12:04 pm
In South Africa, lions at SanWild Wildlife Rehabilitation Center may be have to be put to sleep if their food runs out. A drop in donations since the global financial crisis has gutted funds for the lions' food.
03/08/2010 12:48 pm
Volunteers with pickaxes and hoes are trying to find the bodies of those buried by Monday's mudslide in Uganda. Scores of bodies have been found, and hundreds more are thought to be buried under the mud.
03/03/2010 12:57 pm
Satellite data of climate activity enable remote herders to obtain drought insurance.
03/02/2010 04:05 pm
The effects of war linger past the fighting, as Sara Terry found out herself when she documented a mass grave being dug up in Bosnia.
02/22/2010 10:33 am