Reports over the past decade have drawn global attention to shocking abuses some women have been subjected to during childbirth in developed and developing countries.
The maltreatment has ranged from lack of privacy and neglect to forced sterilization, sexual and … Read more
Severe food crises are growing in Kenya and Somalia, as the Horn of Africa continues to receive below-normal rainfall, according to the Famine Early Warning Systems Network.
The hunger-tracking group says 2.9 million people in Kenya and 3.2 million in … Read more
The United States on Saturday announced more than $630 million in aid for Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and Nigeria, where conflict has helped to cause what the United Nations calls the world's largest humanitarian crisis in more than 70 years.… Read more
A U.S. appeals court on Friday rejected Hawaii's request to issue an emergency order blocking parts of President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban while the state sought clarification over what groups of people would be barred from travel.
The U.S. … Read more
There is a happy ending for a team of Gambian students who planned to compete in a major global robotics contest in Washington later this month.
The five-members were granted visas Thursday to come to the United States after being … Read more