40,000 Migrants Seeking Asylum Stalled At US BorderThe figure — based on reporting by The Associated Press and Mexican government figures — represents a dramatic increase from the start of the year.
Research Shows Two Treatments Effective Against Deadly Ebola StrainNew research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows two investigational Ebola treatments used in an ongoing outbreak could help patients recover from the deadly illness.
Baby Hippo At Dallas Zoo Splashing Around With MamaIt's been less than two weeks and the newest hippopotamus calf at the Dallas Zoo appears to be adjusting just fine.
Ethiopian Airlines Plane Crashes Minutes After Takeoff, Killing All 157 OnboardKenyans, Canadians, Chinese, Americans, Ethiopians, Italians, French, British, Egyptians, Indians, Slovakians and others were among the dead, said the airline's CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam.
Saharan Dust Travels Thousands Of Miles To Blanket Dallas SkylineA thick haze hung over the metro area and beyond all weekend - a phenomenon called Saharan dust. It’s dust from North Africa, more than 5,000 miles across the globe.
Twitter User Succeeds In Getting Band Weezer To Record "Africa" CoverThe rains down in Africa have been blessed, along with a teenage Twitter user who "jokingly" told the band Weezer to record a cover of the 1982 song "Africa" by Toto.
Apple Announces Red iPhone 8 In Partnership To Fight AIDSThe iPhone is once again seeing red. Apple on Monday announced a special edition of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus with a red aluminum body.
Video Shows Cheetah That Jumped Into SUV During African SafariA thrilling African safari turned into a frightening experience for an American man and his relative. They were observing wildlife in Tanzania when a cheetah jumped into their vehicle.
Airports Joke About Flights To Wakanda After "Black Panther" SuccessNow boarding the next flight to... Wakanda? Some airports had fun this week on Twitter with the futuristic African country in the hit movie "Black Panther."
Trump Defends Self After Comments, Says: 'I Am Not A Racist'President Trump said Sunday that he's not a racist days after his reported use of vulgar language to describe immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador.
President Trump Denies He Used Vulgarity About Africa, HaitiPresident Trump tweeted Friday amid criticism over his comments during a White House meeting Wednesday.
Immigrant Communities React To President Trump's Disparaging CommentsPresident Donald Trump on Thursday questioned why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from "sh*thole countries" after senators discussed revamping rules affecting those from Africa and Haiti, according to people briefed on the conversation.
Dirk Nowitzki To Serve As A Captain In NBA Africa GameDirk Nowitzki, the career scoring leader among international players, will be one of the captains for the NBA's Africa Game on Aug. 5.
Pirates Rookie Ngoepe 1st African Player To Reach MajorsThe Pittsburgh Pirates have called up infielder Gift Ngoepe, making him what they say is the first player from Africa to reach the major leagues.
5 North Texas Men Help Set Up New Church In AfricaJust before Christmas, five North Texas men arrived back in Dallas after a 12-day trek to the African nation of Cameroon... to give.