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Voters in Gulfport, Mississippi, hold signs for republican Sen. Thad Cochran. Though Republican candidates are focusing their campaigning efforts on health care and jobs, the deficit, immigration and taxes are not far behind. Photo by Justin...
Screen image from PBS NewsHour WASHINGTON — U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital...
The New York Times reported Tuesday that some Fed employees thought Lehman Brothers could have been rescued in 2008. Photo by Flickr user MsAnthea. The six-year anniversary of the month when Lehman Brothers failed, and brought down much of the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhy more Americans need to broach end-of-life conversation Debating the Ethics of Rationing End-of-Life Care Quiz: How much do you really know about long-term care? JUDY WOODRUFF: And finally tonight to...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMississippi’s black community seeks Cochran’s help after runoff win Mississippi do-over means neither side’s going down without a fight Longtime Mississippi senator fights to save his political career...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSViolinmaker uses CT scans, 3D lasers to hone craft Grammy-winning violinist Joshua Bell delights masses at DC subway concert Q...