Academy award-winner Ben Affleck understands that celebrity is a double-edged sword, helping him draw attention to the strife and suffering in the Congo while attracting skeptics dismissive of Hollywood stars and causes.
The Boston Landmarks Orchestra began its’ season of free concerts at the Hatch Shell with the music of Aaron Copland and a unique tribute to an international star.
The motorist killed in a fiery crash at a toll plaza over the weekend in New Hampshire has been identified as a student from the African nation of Congo.
A badly burned Congolese boy is recovering from reconstructive surgery at Shriners Hospital in Boston.
A human rights group shot video of young children in Eastern Congo mining minerals used to manufacture cell phones, lap tops, and computers.