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A growing number of people are living to be age 85 or older in the United States, and researchers from the National Center for Health Statistics have looked into the effect this demographic shift has affected hospital discharges and care after a...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPolice inaction hampers human trafficking crackdown in India Vietnam battles sex trafficking along China’s border Colombian civil war relief efforts face dangerous barriers GWEN IFILL: Now to the second...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhat you need to know about this year’s elevated flu threat Ebola sounds scary, but these diseases are the real health threat More than 40 states see widespread flu infection JUDY WOODRUFF: No doubt...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSBoko Haram ‘empties out entire countryside’ in new Nigeria attacks Nigerian schoolgirls remain in captivity despite pledges for release Can U.S. drones find the missing Nigerian schoolgirls? GWEN IFILL...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSAfter election, McConnell promises end to gridlock and dysfunction Can Washington be productive in Obama’s final year’s? Former GOP leader Bob Dole tells lawmakers to ‘get together’ JUDY WOODRUFF: Well...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSen. Murray: Bipartisan budget is ‘pathway for the future’ for divided Congress How can Washington bridge its ‘Partisan Divide’? Can Obama and the Republican Congress get anything done together? GWEN...