Hochschild's detailed account of Congo holocaust compelling

...Belgium's colonization and plundering of the Congo in western Africa and of the ensuing human-rights...estimated 10 million people -- about half the Congo's native population -- involved agents...culture of barbarism that pervaded the Congo might be interpreted as metaphor. But...

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For "ER's" leading men, a turning point in the Congo

KAAAWA, Hawaii -- It took a trip to the Congo and a gun pointed at his temple, but Dr. John Carter can finally...Chicago when he receives word that he needs to return to the Congo. The show's cast and crew are keeping quiet on what exactly...

What about atrocities in the Congo?

There is a war on in the Congo which, by all reports, has caused more death and devastation than any war since WWII. Women are raped and mutilated, often...

Congo Frank Boone (NEW JERSEY)

NEW JERSEY - Funeral services for Mr. Congo Frank Boone, of New Jersey, formally of Hancock Co., will be held at 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 27, 2009, at Nazareth Baptist...

The Artside: Hear artists explain work, bid on art at week's events

...solo show Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Summerville Art and Custom Framing on Central Avenue. Born in Kinshasa, D.R. Congo, Vundi grew up in Lawrenceville, Ga., and now lives in Augusta. She is a graduating senior at Georgia Regents University...

US parents stuck in Congo with adopted children

...mid-November, Carroll has been living in Congo, unwilling to leave until he gets exit...of their adopted children in Kinshasa, Congo's capital.However, they say that promised...move there," said Alana, referring to Congo. "Leaving our sons there is not an option...

Stampede kills 15 at African soccer stadium

KINSHASA, Congo - A stampede at a soccer stadium in Congo's capital killed at least 15 people after angry fans threw...said on Twitter he was waiting for more information from Congo after the "tragic reports.""My thoughts are with all...

Gadget makers to look into links to Congo war

...minerals from rebel-controlled mines in Congo and surrounding countries.It's a move...Exports of these metals from eastern Congo have been the subject of a campaign by...production of the four metals comes from Congo, though the contribution is relatively...

African federation promises unanimous support of Blatter

...unanimously, CAF said.CAF also elected two new members of FIFA's executive committee: Tunisia's Tarek Bouchamaoui and Congo's Constant Omari Selemani. They will serve two-year terms, and not the normal four years because of another change to...

Congo Frank Boone

NEW JERSEY - Funeral services for Mr. Congo Frank Boone, of New Jersey, formally of Hancock Co., will be held at 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 27, 2009, at Nazareth Baptist Church, Sparta, Ga., with burial...