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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The death rate in the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has hit 70 percent. The World Health Organization updated its count today to nearly 4,450 fatalities out of 8,900 cases. The agency also warned that...
Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes campaigns for Senate in Louisville May 19. Grimes set a new state fundraising record of $4 million in the second quarter. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images FLORENCE, Ky. — The Democratic...
While many in the political and scientific arenas continue to debate the impact of climate change, the Pentagon announced Monday they have developed a comprehensive strategy outlining the ways the Department of Defense plans to adapt to and mitigate...
Facebook and Apple are now among the first Silicon Valley tech companies to cover the expense of egg freezing procedures for employees, NBC News reported. Both companies already offer benefits for adoption and fertility treatments, but this marks...
Over the weekend, seven members of a New Jersey high school football team were charged with sexually assaulting several of their younger teammates after a culture of hazing and locker room bullying spiraled out of control. In recent years, bullying...
True to his social network, Facebook C.E.O. Mark Zuckerberg announced on Facebook that the he and his wife, pediatrician Priscilla Chan, will give $25 million to help prevent the spread of Ebola. Their donation will go to the Centers for Disease...