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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSThis is how you get Ebola, as explained by science CDC confirms first case of Ebola in United States What’s the worst-case scenario if Ebola can’t be slowed? HARI SREENIVASAN: We further explore the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: In other news of this day, Texas officials announced more than a dozen people, including children, could have had contact with an Ebola patient now hospitalized in Dallas. The man contracted the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSecret Service under scrutiny for White House security breach – Part 1 Failures of White House security raises concern about Secret Service complacency – Part 2 Secret Service Scandal: What’s Known, What...
President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu briefly met today, renewing their famously frosty, and occasionally tendentious relationship after a seven-month hiatus. The leaders spoke to reporters and listed a raft of...
RALEIGH, N.C. — Parts of North Carolina’s new voting law, considered one of the toughest in the nation, were set aside for next month’s elections because they were likely to disenfranchise black voters, a federal appeals court panel...
With wealthy donors exercising more power and public funding drying up, even tenured professors don’t have academic freedom, argues Denise Cummins. Photo by Flickr user jeffrey_putney. Editor’s Note: Professor Steven Salaita hadn’t even...