Bono To Speak In Chicago On Fighting AIDS, Poverty In AfricaThe lead singer of the rock band U2 is scheduled to appear Thursday at an Economic Club of Chicago dinner meeting.
Migrants Stranded On Italian Coast Guard Ship Begin Hunger StrikeThe ship rescued them on Aug. 16 from a foundering human trafficker's boat in the central Mediterranean, and for days now has been docked in the port of Catania, Sicily.
Largest Colony Of King Penguins Falls By Nearly 90 PercentKing penguins are the second-largest penguin species after the emperor.
Tourists Reportedly Kidnapped In AfricaOn April 9, five rangers and a driver were killed in an ambush in the park, which was established in 1925.
Tech Startup Andela Has Local And Global Impact"I think ultimately we are creating an economy in the technology industry which is going to spark a massive revolution on the continent."
5 Most Extreme White Water Rafting LocationsA profile of five of the most extreme whitewater rafting locations in the world
5 Largest Animal Sanctuaries In The WorldA look at five of the world's largest protected areas
Africa's Deadly Water Crisis: A Walk To Raise AwarenessMost of us don't think twice about how we'll get our water.
Wanted: Cities Interested In Hosting 2024 Summer OlympicsThe IOC might make its strict requirements more lenient after no one seems to want to host the 2022 Winter Games.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Peace Corps Volunteer Returns To Chicago Amid Ebola FearsCullen Seaton, who arrived at O'Hare on Monday, did not want to leave the African village where he was teaching math and English to children. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To KnowThe recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
The World's Biggest Ship GraveyardNouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they've brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.