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The United States still lacks an ally to attack Islamic State group militants on the ground in Syria. Video still by PBS NewsHour WASHINGTON — Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself...
Wall Street money manager Doug Dachille identifies two risk factors for market volatility and argues that unless the Fed has cooked up a new economic therapy to respond to the next bout of deflation, there may be more significant economic morbidity...
Voting booths in a polling place. Photo by Hill Street Studios/Getty ImagesATLANTA — Midterm elections are less than three weeks away, yet more than 904,000 Americans already have cast their ballots, with almost 60 percent of those early votes in...
Watch Arkansas’ candidates for governor debate live on AETN, on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 3 p.m. EDT, featuring Asa Hutchinson (R), Mike Ross (D), Joshua Drake (G), and Frank Gilbert (L). Livestream courtesy Arkansas Educational Television Network. Four...
CDC Director Tom Frieden listens via videoconference as U.S. President Barack Obama holds a meeting with cabinet agencies coordinating the government’s Ebola response, in the Cabinet Room of the White House. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/...
A man prays for those who died of Ebola at St. Joseph Parish Catholic Church in Monrovia, Liberia on Oct. 12. Photo by Mohammed Elshamy/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Several viewers wrote in this week, questioning our math in an Ebola update that...