PBS NewsHour

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
Farmers in New Mexico worry that this year’s crop of green chiles will be affected by poor weather conditions. Photo by Flickr user FarmanacGreen chile pepper season is wrapping up, and New Mexico farmers are anxious. Dwindling yields due to...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will host a press conference at 3 p.m. EDT today from Atlanta. Director Dr. Tom Frieden and the Texas Department of State Health Services Director Dr. David Lakey will update the investigation of Ebola...
A woman grieves as the body of her sister is carried away by an Ebola burial team to be cremated on Oct. 10 in Monrovia, Liberia. The burial of loved ones is important in Liberian culture, making the removal of infected bodies for cremation all the...
Nina Pham, a 26-year-old nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, contracted Ebola while caring for patient Eric Thomas Duncan. Video still by PBS NewsHour Nurse Nina Pham, confirmed Monday as the health worker who tested positive for...
Republicans are outspending Democrats in this year’s election. In Louisiana, where Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu faces off against Republican Bill Cassidy, conservatives have spent $22.6 million to the Democrats’ $19 million. Photo...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSDetroit’s economy, entrepreneurship on agenda at ‘Davos of Michigan’ How Detroit has streamlined its fight against blight How to watch the 2014 midterm debates JUDY WOODRUFF: Election Day 2014 is just...