Getting online is difficult in Liberia. Connections are slow, and internet access can be very expensive. But that may be starting to change. Last week, a fiber optic cable arrived in Liberia. Bonnie Allen reports from Monrovia.
A new film, "Machine Gun Preacher," starring Gerard Butler depicts Sam Childer's story. We spoke with Childers about his troubled youth, and how he founded his successful non-governmental organization.
What will the U.S.'s role be in Libya's transition to a democracy? To help us understand the U.S.'s evolving role, we're speaking with Maryland Senator Ben Cardin. Cardin is a senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
The U.S. government has taken a keen interest in France's poor, immigrant suburbs, and it's been bringing over young people from those suburbs to change some of their negative opinions about the U.S., as The BBC's Emma Jane Kirby reports from Paris.
International aid experts say millions of people around the world are being pushed deeper into poverty and hunger by high food prices, but the aid groups that traditionally help to feed the hungry are also feeling the pinch
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Kenya's Rift Valley Province. Anchor Katy Clark speaks with Martin Fisher with the San-Francisco based non-profit organization, KickStart. KickStart is marketing relatively low-cost irrigation pumps in the province to help small-scale farmers.
Sustainable development is a term used to describe how natural resources like water, food and energy can be used wisely to meet today's needs while ensuring that they'll be around for future generations