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A recent poll is more evidence that Democrats are tuning out the midterms. Meanwhile, the party is trying to reach low-interest voters with vigorous turnout operations. Image by Aaron McCoy/Lonely Planet Images/Getty Images Today in the Morning...
People walk past an information board on Ebola in a bus terminus at Obalende district of Lagos on October 20, 2014. Africa’s most populous nation Nigeria was on Monday declared officially Ebola free but warned that it remained vulnerable as...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN:  For more about West Africa’s fight against Ebola, we are now joined from Washington via Skype by Helene Cooper of The New York Times.  She recently returned from Liberia. So, I understand you...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEditor’s note: An earlier version of this piece appeared on our website in August — this version has been updated to reflect new information. STEPHEN FEE: Gail Davis is 52 years old and lives on Chicago’s...
WASHINGTON — For the third straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January. Preliminary figures suggest the annual cost-of-...
Ruthie Anderson spends time with family at her new apartment in Chicago. Credit: NewsHour Weekend CHICAGO — Just outside Chicago’s city limits in Oak Park, Ill., Ruthie Anderson finally has a place that feels like home. Her sun-filled, one-...