KAMPALA, Uganda - Six more patients suspected of having Ebola have been admitted to the hospital days after investigators confirmed an outbreak of the highly infectious disease in a remote corner of western Uganda, a health official said on Monday.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Mortars fired by Islamic militants slammed
into Somalia's airport as the president was boarding a plane
Thursday, sparking battles that killed at least 24 people when
return fire hit residential areas and a market, officials said.
NAIROBI, Kenya — One of the most wanted fugitives in Rwanda's
genocide, an intelligence officer accused of organizing the
slaughter of civilians, including a ceremonial queen, was arrested
in Uganda this week, Ugandan and Rwandan officials said
WASHINGTON — They call it kangaroo care: A premature baby
nestles skin-to-skin against mom's bare, warm chest. In Malawi,
mothers' bodies take the place of too-pricey incubators to keep
these fragile newborns alive.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Even in a country that has endured so much
suffering, few images could more tragically convey the senseless
violence gripping Somalia today than the expressionless stare of a
5-year-old boy named Omar.
They're back, all 38,800 of them, including a record 7,000
freshmen. Yes, the University of Arizona Wildcats started fall
classes on Monday.
Like so many cats on campus, Saliwat Muwanga came to Tucson by
way of Southern California.
Now that West Nile virus season has officially begun, local
health officials are targeting foreclosed homes in an effort to
keep the local mosquito population at bay.