In Somalia, security forces recently killed a top Al-Qaeda leader in the region. In Sudan, military tensions have regional observers worried about a return to civil war in that country's Southern region. We explore Washington's delicate balancing act in the Horn of Africa.
Germany says it will stop using nuclear power by 2022. Similar sentiments are being heard in Japan, Italy, and Austria. Can it be done? What will it take for heavily industrialized countries to expand renewable sources?
When an earthquake hits, the death toll is usually directly related to whether a country has a strict building code in place. Despite that, we find out why some development experts argue AGAINST spending dollars on better construction in poor countries.