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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line in Vienna in 1:59:40.

Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge just became the first person in history to finish a marathon in under 2 hours

Kipchoge ran 26.2 miles in 1:59:40 at the Ineos Challenge in Vienna, Austria on Saturday.
Global Climate Strike protestors are seen at a rally in Brisbane on September 20, 2019 in Brisbane, Australia

Photos show huge climate-change protests around the world, which have spread across continents as millions strike to demand action

Millions are expected to leave school and work on Friday, starting a week of protests demanding international action to fight climate change.
An undated photo of the Ol Njorowa gorge at Hell's Gate National Park in Kenya. It's not clear if Sunday's flash flooding engulfed this gorge.

6 people were killed after a flash flood engulfed a narrow gorge in the Kenyan national park that inspired ‘The Lion King’

Seven people were "swept away" by flash floods, which were caused by a deluge of rain, on Sunday. Six bodies have been found so far.
People in Kiunga, Kenya drink water from GivePower's solar-powered desalination plant.

A solar-powered system can turn salt water into fresh drinking water for 25,000 people per day. It could help address the world’s looming water ...

A new solar-powered system can take the salt out of ocean water. The technology can supply water for 25,000 people per day.

I found a $10 alternative to the Instagram-famous Giraffe Manor in Kenya, which runs over $600 a night — and it’s right next door

Instead of visiting the expensive and exclusive Giraffe Manor, I went next door to the Giraffe Center, the sanctuary where the giraffes come from.

This trendy fitness group got slammed for using Maasai tribesmen as ‘props’ in posts from a retreat in Kenya

Russell's Skinny B---- Collective, which bills itself as the "most exclusive fitness class on the planet," held the retreat in Kenya.
Map showing the location of a helicopter crash in northwest Kenya on Sunday.

Helicopter crash in Kenyan national park kills 4 American tourists and their pilot

The pilot previously served in Kenya's Defence Forces and had been cleared to fly heads of state. Three of the Americans have been named.

Photos show guests make a harrowing escape from 5-star Nairobi hotel in 20-hour terrorist attack that killed 14

The siege stretched for some 20 hours into Wednesday morning, with hundreds of civilians evacuated from the DusitD2 complex.
A suspected US Navy SEAL rescues civilians from a gun battle.

Video of Nairobi terror attack may have revealed a US Navy SEAL on secretive mission

Business Insider contacted three spokespeople for US Africa Command, and none of them denied the possibility that the man in question was a Navy SEAL.

I visited a baby elephant orphanage in Kenya — here’s what it was like

More than 200 elephants have been rescued and reintroduced into the wild since the Wildlife Trust began rescuing elephants in 1977.