DR Congo

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a ruling that rests on what one rights group described as "a warped interpretation of the First Amendment," a three-judge panel has said that corporations have a constitutional right to conceal information about whether minerals in their supply chains may have funded conflict. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday ruled that...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Scientists are racing to confirm if an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The UN refugee agency releases annual statistics showing that more than 51 million people were forcibly displaced at the end of 2013, the largest number since the end of World War II. Half of the world's refugees in 2013 were children. (Photo: UNHRC)
The United Nations agency on refugees on Friday announced that the global...

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