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Photo by Flickr user kps-photo.com.WASHINGTON — Little of the impassioned debate that fractured lawmakers last year over possible military intervention in Syria is happening now as American warplanes strike extremist targets in Iraq. Almost a week...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Record-breaking rain left Detroit’s suburbs soaked today. Monday’s deluge dumped more than six inches in some places. This morning, parts of major interstates remained closed, as cars and...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: The size of this Ebola outbreak, and its spread, is challenging public health workers and governments as the disease never has before. Health officials are warning its toll will continue to get worse...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Given those problems with the health systems and a scarcity of drugs, what more can be done and what should be done? We ask two people who are watching this all very closely. Lawrence Gostin is...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: In Iraq today, an aid helicopter on a mission to help stranded members of the Yazidi religious minority crashed. Meanwhile, the man chosen to succeed Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki gained critical...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSKilling of a Missouri teenager by police triggers unrest and outcries for answers Police again disperse crowds in Ferguson with tear gas, rubber bullets After Trayvon, Renewed Conversation on Stigma...