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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Now a spreading health crisis in Africa. International and regional officials met in Ghana yesterday to coordinate a strategy to contain an outbreak of Ebola and keep it from spilling over new borders...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJEFFREY BROWN: Late yesterday, I spoke about the situation with Laurie Garrett, author and senior fellow for global health at the Council on Foreign Relations. RELATED LINKSWest African Ebola outbreak is deadliest on...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: This holiday week has been pretty quiet here in Washington, but there’s still plenty to talk about with Washington Post columnists Ruth Marcus and Michael Gerson. They’re filling in for...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Finally tonight, as the nation celebrates its 238th birthday, Jeff takes a look at an effort to preserve a key part of its literary history. RELATED LINKSRebuilding Thomas Jefferson’s library Finding...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: A British court sentenced the former editor of Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World tabloid to 18 months in jail today for his role in the so-called phone hacking scandal. Andrew Coulson also later...
First Lady Michelle Obama visited Parklawn Elementary School in Alexandria, Virginia in 2012. The first lady is fighting a House Republican effort to soften part of her anti-childhood obesity campaign. Credit: Official White House Photo by Chuck...