All Modern Humans Originated In Northern Botswana, Study SaysAfrica has long been regarded as the cradle of humankind, but scientists seeking a more specific location have narrowed in on northern Botswana as the "homeland" for all modern humans, according to a new study.
Trump Defends Self After Comments, Says: 'I Am Not A Racist'President Donald Trump defended himself Sunday in the wake of recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations, declaring that "I am not a racist."
Haitian Church Holds Prayer Vigil In Aftermath Of Trump's Alleged Immigration CommentsA Haitian church in Rockville, Maryland, held a prayer vigil Saturday after President Donald Trump allegedly made obscene comments about Haiti and African countries.
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
African Immigrant Gets 7 Years In D.C. Child AbuseA man from the African nation of Eritrea has been sentenced to seven years in prison for sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl in the District of Columbia.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Md. Medical Facilities Taking Precautions As Ebola-Stricken Arrive In U.S.Out of control. World health experts say the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is moving faster than efforts to control it.
Md. Health Department Working With CDC To Spot, Respond To Imported EbolaWith more than 700 people dead from the Ebola virus in West Africa, fears are running rampant of the virus spreading globally. The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is siding on caution.
Brother Of Md. Man Who Died In Liberia Remembers Final WordsGlobal crisis. Several African nations declare public health emergencies as the deadly Ebola outbreak spreads. It's the largest outbreak on record, killing 729 people.
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.
Man Sentenced For Shipping Stolen Cars To Africa At Port Of BaltimoreA man who pleaded guilty to a role in a plot to ship stolen vehicles to west African countries has been sentenced to 21 months in prison.
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.
Incredible Sight: Stranded Md. Aid Worker Recalls Massive Fire At Kenyan AirportStranded in Kenya. A massive fire at the Nairobi Airport traps nearly a dozen Marylanders on aid trips to Africa.
In Limbo: Massive Fire Strands Md. Aid Workers At Kenyan AirportTrapped in Kenya. A massive fire at the Nairobi Airport strands nearly a dozen Marylanders on aid trips to Africa. Now investigators are looking into whether the fire was accidental, or something more sinister.