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Watch Tuesday’s CDC news conference discussing the first diagnosed U.S. case of Ebola The first ever case of Ebola in the U.S. has been diagnosed in Dallas. Centers for Disease Control Director Tom Frieden confirmed the diagnosis in a news...
The Federal Communications Commission announced today it was ending protection of the NFL’s blackout policy, which prohibits local broadcast stations from televising a game if a team does not sell a certain percentage of tickets at least 72 hours...
The Washington Post reports that the man who jumped the fence and ran through the White House on Sept. 19 was tackled by an off-duty Secret Service agent. The agent had been on security detail for President Barack Obama’s daughters and had...
The idea that a college degree is a ticket to a middle-class lifestyle or that a good education can break generations-long cycles of poverty in a family is a lynchpin in stories of achieving the American Dream. But data show education is just one...
One hundred and eleven miles from Anchorage, Wendy Smith-Wood is a fiber artist who uses rocks and pebbles to give her fabric texture and pattern. Video produced by Slavik Boyechko, Sara Bernard and Daysha Eaton ofAlaska Public Media For silk artist...
If you really want that time at home, then don’t feel guilty or hesitate to fight for it, says headhunter Nick Corcodilos. Photo by Flickr user Pursuethepassion. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30...