Ebola: Italian doc takes trial drug

An Italian doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone has been given an experimental drug at a top Italian hospital.

Kidnapped US soldier rescued in Yemen

US-backed Yemeni forces have rescued an American soldier and seven others after they were kidnapped by Al-Qaeda.

Pakistani girl killed over loud music

A teenage Pakistani girl has been shot dead by her uncle following a row over loud music, police said on Tuesday.

Boko Haram seizes another town

Boko Haram has taken over another town in Nigeria's far northeast, a lawmaker, a local government official and a security source said.