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NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Juan Zarate about the U.S. Treasury Department's actions to cut off funding to the extremist group known as the Islamic State or ISIS.
Dr. Suzanne Donovan recently returned from a trip to Sierra Leone, working with the WHO on its Ebola response. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Donovan about her on-the-ground view of the Ebola outbreak.
Dr. David Mohr developed a new blood test that can potentially be used to diagnose depression. He talks with NPR's Arun Rath about the implications this discovery could have on the disease and treatment.
Surrendered handguns are piled in a bin during a gun buyback event in Los An...
For the first time in nearly 20 years, federal money is flowing into gun violence research. There's also growing momentum behind creating a reliable national database for firearm injuries and deaths.
Over the weekend, thousands of pro-democracy protesters clashed with police in Hong Kong. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Isabella Steger of the Wall Street Journal about the protests.
Conservative journalist Stephen F. Hayes recently discovered that he had been placed on a terror watch-list. Hayes tells NPR's Arun Rath that he suspects this is the result of a trip to Turkey.