Billed as the largest and longest running auto show in North America, the Chicago Auto Show this year is showing a notable change in the kinds of vehicles on display at the city's McCormick Place Convention Center. As VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports from Chicago, the shifting preferences of consumers is driving the kinds of vehicles manufacturers are producing and marketing.
More than 170 films from around the world are being shown at the 27th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival in Los Angeles. The multiday event aims to connect Africans and their counterparts from around the world. VOA's Elizabeth Lee has the details.
Uganda's junior minister for tourism this month sparked controversy by suggesting that curvy women could be promoted as a tourist attraction. Uganda earns billions of dollars from wildlife tourism. But, the idea of adding women to that list has generated heated debate about objectifying women. Halima Athumani reports from Kampala.
The idea of King, 48, running for presidency isn’t too far-fetched. Rather, it’s not a stretch for people to jokingly ask her to: The seasoned actress is one of the most likable and genial celebrities in the industry, and one fans and peers are constantly rooting for