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VIDEO: Queen Nefertiti's resting place discovered?

It's a mystery that has evaded the best minds in archeology for decades: the unknown fate of a beautiful queen who ruled over ancient Egypt at the height of its power.

Pope suggests contraceptives could be used to slow spread of Zika

Pope Francis indicated contraceptives may be used to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, despite the church's longstanding ban on most forms of birth control.

'Sham democracy' is fueling Africa's terrorism

From rural settlements in the hinterlands of the African Savannah, to plush hotels in bustling metropolises, terror groups in sub-Saharan Africa are pursuing their fundamentalist agenda with deadly ambitions.

The hijab-wearing Barbie who's become an Instagram star

Barbie has had another makeover. This time as a hijab-wearing Muslim.

House of Mandela Wines expands despite obstacles

Dr. Makaziwe Maki Mandela and her daughter Tukwini Mandela have found another way in which to carry on the legendary legacy of their family’s name.

Once again, #OscarsSoWhite

Oh, no, not again. For many movie fans, Thursday's Oscar nominations brought a dispiriting feeling of deja vu.

Obama to visit Pentagon to review ISIS strategy

President Barack Obama will visit the Pentagon on Monday to review the military campaign against ISIS with national security advisers, his first visit since attacks in San Bernardino and Paris.

The African designer who doesn't want to use Africa as a 'gimmick'

Fashion designer Chi Atanga is comfortable with an identity as a global African.

The social media search for survivors of the Paris terror attacks

In the wake of the horrific attacks in Paris that claimed more than 100 lives, people around the world took to social media looking for their loved ones.

Apple accused of racial profiling in Australia

Apple has apologized to six black students who were asked to leave an Apple Store in Australia because they "might steal something."

Posing topless with purpose

Never in a million years would Anna Beckingham have dreamed of posing topless.

Black artists make waves at 2015 Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival has aged gracefully into its 40th year anniversary. Black directors, actors and writers have enhanced the celebratory occasion with fine performances and artistic contributions in indie films, big budget movies and life-affirming documentaries.

First person: I was in Cuba with the Pope

I have been to Cuba several times and my journey this time around was to witness Pope Francis’ visit.

What the Pope has said about key issues facing the church

As Pope Francis prepares to visit the United States for the first time, the world is waiting to hear what he will say about key issues facing the church.

Navy Petty Officer Iwaniki Selere of Baltimore serves aboard USS Green Bay

Damage Controlman 1st Class Iwaniki Selere, from Baltimore, responds to an alarm from an eyewash station switchboard in the central control station of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20).