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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: One hundred U.S. Marines and more military aid arrived in Liberia today to battle Ebola. At the same time, leaders from Liberia and neighboring countries pleaded for the outside world to make good on...
With 12ft walls, enormous footprint, and conspicuous location, al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden’s Abottabad compound probably raised suspicions in Pakistan, says former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta in an interview with Judy Woodruff....
Disfunction in Washington is the most serious threat to the United States, says Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. “Our inability to come together, to work together and present a unified front…seriously damages not only our national...
El Salvador police officers Daniel Campos and Raul Garcia check to see if a man’s shotgun is legally registered. Photo by Jude Joffe-Block/Fronteras Desk SANTA ANA, El Salvador — El Salvador has a population of just more than 6 million, but...
It was a hard statistic to get my head around: San Francisco Bay, one of the nation’s most scenic bodies of water, has lost almost 90 percent of its wetlands over the last century. I learned this while reporting for the NewsHour on the South Bay...
Setting up care for an elderly loved one can be a tough task, but these steps can make it easier. Photo by Echo/Getty Images Concern about mom or dad’s health and well-being is top of mind for many baby boomers today. Worrisome signs of your parent...