By Ashe Schow | 08/06/14 04:22 PM
Former president George W. Bush crashed an event for African first ladies, telling them: "If you're worried about your husbands' political future, taking care of women is good politics."
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/06/14 11:53 AM
President Obama is wrapping up the three-day U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Wednesday.Â
By Susan Crabtree | 08/06/14 09:41 AM
As the U.S. seeks broader business ties to Africa, the role of the military on the continent could change.
By Zack Colman | 08/05/14 06:35 PM
If there is a lab to test the "all of the above" approach to energy, it's Africa. And the results of that experiment could have profound implications for climate change.
By Timothy P. Carney | 08/05/14 08:16 PM
President Obama and his allies in the business lobby say they need export subsidies to compete with China's export subsidies. One problem with that argument: U.S. export programs directly subsidize China's export programs.
By Zack Colman | 08/05/14 07:06 PM
Obama said the Power Africa effort has been so successful that the White House is tripling the goal to 30,000 megawatts, enough to power 60 million homes.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/05/14 06:08 PM
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden focused on developing business in Africa at today's U.S. - Africa Business Forum as a part of the three-day U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit.
By Becket Adams | 08/05/14 04:16 PM
Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday seemingly referred to Africa as a country and not as a continent. But Africa is not a country! It's a continent! Did Biden commit yet another gaffe?Â
By Ed Sykes | 08/05/14 10:51 AM
General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt says it's time to stop vilifying the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/05/14 08:53 AM
President Obama plans to announce a $14 billion commitment from U.S. business to invest in Africa in areas ranging from construction and energy to banking and information technology.
By Steve Doty | 08/05/14 07:57 AM
Fueling more 2016 speculation, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., will continue his statewide tour of Iowa today with multiple stops across the state.
By Ed Sykes | 08/04/14 04:35 PM
Three day U.S.-African Leaders Summit seeks to strengthen economic ties and encourage democratic development.
08/04/14 03:30 PM
Days before the start of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, South African President Jacob Zuma spoke at the National Press Club in Washington.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/04/14 07:25 AM
President Obama will host nearly 50 leaders of African nations in Washington early this week during the largest U.S.-African summit ever convened.
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 09:47 AM
"I don't think it's in the cards that we would have widespread Ebola in this country," Thomas Frieden said on CBS' "Face the Nation."
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