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A colorized, magnified electron microscope image of the Ebola virus growing out of an infected VERO 46 cell. Image by National Institute of Allerfy and Infectious Diseases As of August 18, the Ebola virus had killed more than 1,350 people in the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: U.S. warplanes and drones have launched new attacks on the Islamic State group in Northern Iraq. The strikes hit targets near the Mosul dam. Kurdish forces recaptured the dam this week, and are trying to...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: As family, friends and colleagues mourned the death of American journalist James Foley, President Obama today had strong words for the Sunni extremists who killed the reporter. RELATED LINKSJournalist...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Joining me now to talk about James Foley and the threat that reporters like him face covering conflicts today is GlobalPost co-founder and journalist Charles Sennott and Robert Mahoney, deputy director of...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Other victims of the Islamic State in recent weeks include Christians and members of the Yazidi minority. Most who were lucky enough to escape have flooded the Kurdish -controlled region in Northern...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSPublic perceptions of Brown killing and protests reveal stark division by race New police shooting in St. Louis stirs Ferguson unease What will it take to restore calm and justice in the Ferguson...