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Staff of the international aid organization, Samaritan’s Purse, put on protective gear at the ELWA hospital in Monrovia, Liberia. Photo by Zoom Dosso/AFPThe Ebola outbreak in West Africa is moving faster than health workers’ efforts to...
President Barack Obama spoke to Russian President Vladimir Putin Friday about Ukraine separatists and a 1987 nuclear missile treaty. Photo by Mikhail Metzel/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has spoken to Russian President...
Should new moms get more time off to catch up on sleep before going back to work? Photo by Getty Images Four months isn’t enough time for new moms to recover from the exhaustion of having a kid, a new study published in PLOSone reports. New parents...
Watch President Barack Obama speak from the White House live WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will deliver a statement from the White House Friday afternoon as Congress finishes its last votes before a five-week recess. House Republicans are...
Editor of the Ugandan publication “Rolling Stone” holds a November issue of his newspaper, which published the names and photos of 14 men it identified as gay. Photo by Marc Hofer/AFP/Getty Images Uganda’s anti-gay law, one of the...
Photo by Flickr user USBMemoryDirect.com USB devices, commonly used to copy, store and share data, have also been known as a prime place to carry malware, or malicious software, from one computer to another. But that’s not the end of the story:...