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Dr. Kent Brantley, the U.S. missionary who was stricken with the Ebola virus in Liberia, spoke upon his release from Emory University Hospital Thursday. Dr. Bruce Ribner, director of the hospital’s Infectious Disease Unit, answered questions...
Women are playing more video games — on both consoles like Nintendo’s Wii and mobile devices. Photo by Flickr user Clemson Adult female gamers have unseated boys under the age of 18 as the largest video game-playing demographic in the U....
President Obama makes a statement about the execution of American journalist James Foley at the press filing center at the Edgartown School Wednesday in Martha’s Vineyard. Photo by Rick Friedman-Pool/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line:...
The Department of Justice announced a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America Thursday, due to the bank’s involvement with sales of mortgage-backed securities buildling up to the financial crisis. Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images....
Activist Malala Yousafzai talks with Hari Sreenivasan for PBS NewsHour Weekend Seventeen-year-old education activist and Pakistani native Malala Yousafzai says now is not the right time for anti-government protests in her home country, adding that...
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...