Topic: Matt Brown
A startup helps motorcycle taxi drivers in Kampala, Uganda, buy their bikes, which in turn helps them buy homes, start businesses, and send their kids to school.
Now that northern Sudan and South Sudan are divided by an international boundary, it's harder for embattled Nubans to flee south and harder for help to reach them.
07/21/2011 03:39 pm
A bill prohibiting the state from working with companies that don't comply with regulations on conflict minerals has passed the state Senate committee.
04/13/2011 04:13 pm
Stock prices on global index fall in the wake of concerns about Japan's economy. Japan's stock prices on the TOPIX index plunge 7.5 percent.
03/14/2011 08:49 am
BP will attempt a 'top kill' in which heavy mud and cement would be shot into the well to plug it up.
05/25/2010 12:23 pm