The problem with the lack of female leaders

"You have to see it to be it" isn't just a catchy slogan for empowerment campaigns and girl power T-shirts.

Refugee Olympic Team: Where are they now?

They came, they saw, their stories inspired the world.

Ariana Grande holds benefit concert in wake of terror attacks

Ariana Grande returned Sunday to Manchester to honor the lives of those lost there.

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

It's on track to be one of the biggest recorded ransomware attacks ever, with tens of thousands of infected computers in nearly 100 countries.

Microsoft says ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

Microsoft's president and top lawyer said Sunday that the ongoing cyberattacks -- which experts are calling the largest in history -- should be a "wake-up call" for governments.

South Africa plans to fight obesity with a sugar tax

The South African government is planning to implement a sugar tax to help curb the country's growing obesity epidemic.

Trump move leads to confusion and chaos between White House, Congress

It's not the imagery one might expect from a President who promised to bring private sector competency to governing.

Silicon Valley pours $300,000 into Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

Silicon Valley is banding together to help Haiti, after the island nation was slammed by Hurricane Matthew.

Why your next statement purchase will come from Africa

There is a new international scramble for Africa happening but this time it is not for lucrative geographical territories but its modern art.

Meet the Ghanaian chef ditching restaurants and moving meals outside

Selassie Atadika wants to change the way you eat. The UN worker-turned-chef is on course to revolutionize African cuisine through her new movement: the nomadic dining experience, where she encourages diners to ditch restaurants and move meals outside.

Former first lady of two African nations, Graça Machel launches new women’s network

In an effort to transform the narrative and negative perceptions of African women and children, Graça Machel, the former first lady of two African nations, recently established a first of its kind Pan African Women in Media Network (WIMN).

4 ways to end hunger in Africa

For the first time in human history, the end of hunger is well within our reach. While courageous and passionate individuals have been working to end this scourge for decades, a recent confluence of political will, public-private partnerships and funding ...

Zanzibar: A taste of Africa's Spice Islands

"Have you seen 'The Lion King'?"

UN: We have 'moral responsibility' to help Haitian cholera victims

In a major shift, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has indicated the United Nations is preparing to compensate for the cholera outbreak in Haiti that killed at least 10,000 people.

Gabby Douglas' mom: She's 'devastated' by online criticism

Imagine being the darling of the 2012 London Olympics, only to be criticized for your every move four years later in Rio.