Middle East Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to face charge of 'spreading propaganda'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran, is likely to be convicted on new charges of "spreading propaganda" against the Iranian regime, her husband said on Monday. More

World Maduro Wins Venezuela Election Amid Widespread Disillusionment

Nicolás Maduro won a second term as president of Venezuela, in a contest that critics said was heavily rigged in his favor. Voter turnout appeared extremely low. More

Technology Fake Facebook accounts, misinformation spread quickly in wake of Santa Fe school shooting

It didn’t long for lies and disinformation to spread in the wake of Friday’s Texas school shooting that left 10 people dead. Within minutes, fake Facebook accounts popped up showing the suspected... More

World Ebola outbreak in Congo spreads as number of confirmed cases surges to 14 amid fears virus could reach capital

Health officials are scrambling to contain the deadly disease which causes sufferers to bleed internally and externally More

US & Canada WHO raise Ebola risk in Congo to 'very high' after outbreak spreads

The World Health Organisation has raised the Ebola risk in the Congo to 'very high' as experts try to contain the deadly virus, which has killed 23 people and infected 44 others. More

Health Ebola outbreak in the Congo spreads to major city, health officials confirm

An outbreak of Ebola, once confined to remote rural areas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has now spread an area just outside of city of more than one million people, health officials said... More

Food Olive spread recipe so good even olive-haters love it

I first came across this “olive salad” recipe when I was looking for instructions on how to make a muffaletta for a New Orleans-themed dinner party I was hosting. After layering on the olive... More

World Ebola Spreads to Major City in Congo, Raising Threat of Contagion

The arrival of the disease in Mbandaka, a bustling port city, is “a game changer,” a World Health Organization official said. More

Australia Rise in Ebola cases feared as outbreak in Congo spreads to a CITY 

The deadly virus was detected in the Democratic Republic of Congo's northwest city of Mbandaka, with a population of a million people, the health minister revealed last night. More

Africa DRC Ebola outbreak enters 'new phase' as it spreads to urban area

An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has now entered a "new phase," after the first urban case was confirmed in Mbandaka city, the country's health minister, Dr. Oly Ilunga... More

Top Stories Deadly disease spreads to urban area

An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has now entered a "new phase," after the first urban case was confirmed in Mbandaka city, the country's health minister, Dr. Oly Ilunga... More

US & Canada Teacher Walkouts Spread to North Carolina, but the Movement Has Limits

Centralized education funding helps explain why walkouts have happened in North Carolina and five other states, but not in others. More

Asia China using 'debtbook diplomacy' to spread its strategic aims in Asia Pacific

The Chinese government is leveraging billions of dollars in debts to gain political leverage with developing countries across Asia and the Pacific, a new report presented to the US State Department... More

Business Shell Spreads Its Bets Around as It Prepares for a Greener Future

Royal Dutch Shell’s acquisition of a small British energy firm shows how the world’s oil giants are navigating a shift away from their core products. More

Health Sepsis killed couple and now their daughter is spreading awareness

Days after coming down with what she thought was just flu, grandmother-of-four Jackie Dowdeswell, 64, from Swindon, Wiltshire, passed away from the blood infection nearly a decade ago. More

US & Canada Charity favored by Zuckerberg ignored widespread bullying, sexual violence and racism, employees say

Silicon Valley Community Foundation touted itself as an organization dedicated to building the community - but employees reported widespread bullying, sexual violence and racism. More

Celebrity David Labrava's son's tragic last wish before he took his own life - as his father tells teens 'never spread rumours'

The Sons of Anarchy star announced that his son had taken his own life as he urged others to communicate with their loved ones More

Australia Photographer spreads anti-bullying message by capturing the beauty of redheads

A New Zealand-based photographer is out to change the way redheads are seen by capturing those with flame-coloured locks in all their glory. More

UK Aids virus captured on camera spreading for first time in breakthrough for 36million people with HIV

The development could lead to better treatments for the disease that has already claimed the lives of millions More

Top Stories How heroic doctor stopped the spread of Ebola in Nigeria

As she lay on the hospital bed, weak and coughing, Dr Stella Ameyo Adadevoh wished her son a happy birthday over the phone. More