African “World War” Flares in Congo


For the last two decades fighting in the Central East African countries of Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo has killed…read more

On Thanksgiving, a Look at Programs That Aim to Feed the Hungry


In November, millions of people across America sit down at a dinner table and enjoy a generous Thanksgiving Day meal, but this isn’t the case…read more

Syrian Fighting Spills Over Into Bordering States


Violence from the Syrian Civil War has started to spill over into neighboring Middle Eastern countries Lebanon and Jordan. On Sunday, October 19, a car…read more

14-Year-Old Girl Shot For Going To School in Pakistan


Malala Yousafzai, a 14-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl who dared to speak out against a ban on female education, was shot in the head by gunmen who…read more

Reaction to Mumbai Attacks Differs from City to Villages


In this report, NewsHour Special Correspondent Simon Marks travels to Ahmedabad, 340 miles north of Mumbai, for wedding season to see if the attacks on…read more

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