Migrants from Africa who are trying to reach Europe walk toward a detention center off the coastal town of Guarabouli, Libya, on July 8.
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After a video surfaced showing migrants apparently being sold at auction in Libya, people worldwide have been calling for action. Last week, CNN published a report on modern slavery in Libya, featurin...
Three lion cubs play as they follow their mother down a dirt road, South Africa. The lion is one of the five big cats in the genus Panthera and a member of the family Felidae. With some males exceeding 250 kg in weight, it is the second-largest living cat after the tiger. (Photo by: Shannon Benson/VW Pics/UIG via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON — Two days after suddenly halting his own administration's decision to begin allowing hunters to import elephants killed in two African countries, President Donald Trump called such t...
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The Trump administration recently rolled back protections for African lions, releasing new guidelines that allow hunters to bring trophies from animals killed in parts of Africa into the U.S., accordi...
Zimbabwe, Hwanae National Park, Elephant and baby drinking at pool. (Loxodonta Africana). (Photo by: Eye Ubiquitous/UIG via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON — In the face of widespread public backlash, President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he has suspended — at least for now — his own administration's decision to r...
The decision was made public by none other than the trophy hunting advocacy group that sued to block the Obama-era ban in 2014.
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It has very little to do with religious beliefs.
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WASHINGTON, Nov 3 (Reuters) - The United States carried out its first air strikes against Islamic State militants in Somalia and killed "several terrorists," the U.S. military said on Friday. The Pent...
A wild sand kitten in the Moroccan Sahara.
No votes were cast in 20 of Kenya's 290 constituencies.
But don’t even think about trying to keep one as a pet.
Researchers have found that Neanderthals passed on a lot more traits than you might think including skin tone, hair colour, sleeping patterns and even mood. Around 2% of the DNA of non-African people...
We know that humans first started to migrate out of Africa around 60,000 years ago, what we've never been entirely sure of is what caused the to do it. New research led by a geoscientists from the Uni...
U.S. President Donald Trump smiles while hosting a working lunch with African leaders during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Shockingly, one in four women worldwide have been affected by sexual violence.
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He also praised Africa's non-existent nation of Nambia.
TOPSHOT - An Indian boy pulls his bicycle through a flooded street during heavy rain showers in Mumbai on August 29, 2017.Heavy rain brought India's financial capital Mumbai to a virtual standstill on August 29, flooding streets, causing transport chaos and prompting warnings to stay indoors. Dozens of flights and local train services were cancelled as rains lashed the coastal city of nearly 20 million people. / AFP PHOTO / PUNIT PARANJPE (Photo credit should read PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images)
The animals are believed to have leucism, a genetic condition affecting pigment.
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The most powerful storm to hit the United States in more than a decade has led to at least 20 deaths, left parts of Texas and Louisiana submerged by floodwater and caused billions of dollars in damage...
Thousands of Africans are fleeing from rising inequality, a stymied economy and ineradicable poverty.
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When it comes to conservation, human beings are the elephant in the room.
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Note: don't mess with nature.
Police fired tear gas and gun shots.
Cecil the Lion was killed by a hunter in July 2015. This image was taken the previous year while he was still the king of his pride.
In the jungle, the mighty jungle, a coward sleeps tonight.
One of the cubs of Zimbabwe's beloved Cecil the lion has reportedly been shot by a big game hunter. Travel firm Lions of Hwange National Park broke the news on Facebook in a post that said 6-year-old...
I would have missed the sun-soaked symphony of life had I caved in to the voices of concern.
Numbers of the tallest land animal on the planet are plummeting.
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An Instagram account seeks to counter misconceptions about people and countries in Africa by sharing gorgeous photos of everyday life on the continent. Everyday Africa, which started five years ago an...
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Her culture dictated I pay her dowry, even though we live in contemporary Australia.
After 14 years in relief and development I am surprised at my own jadedness and even cynicism.
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The Wallabies star is making a real difference on his sabbatical, as we knew he would.
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He almost died in a 463km/h accident in 2006.
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Donald Trump's oldest son struck a forlorn, stiff pose for a photo accompanying a profile piece on him in the New York Times Style section Saturday that was decidedly ... unstylish. But it sure got Tw...
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As millions of Zimbabweans grapple with food shortages and malnutrition, President Robert Mugabe is throwing himself an extravagant party on Saturday to celebrate his 93rd birthday. Local media say at...
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'We need to come back to the potential of cheetahs to coexist with people.'
'Giraffes are the new whistleblower begging us for vigilance.'