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The giant African snail can eat plaster, stucco and 500 types of plants, including most row crops and citrus, making them a nuisance in places like Florida, where local agencies are trying to eradicate them. Photo by Flickr user Coleg Gwent...
It’s been a runaway treadmill of a summer. If it hasn’t been protests in the Midwest, it’s been planes dropping out of the sky in Ukraine. If it hasn’t been rockets and missiles raining down in the Middle East, it has been border confrontations in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: President Obama moved today to tamp down talk of imminent military action against Islamic State fighters in Syria. At the White House, he said his priority is to roll back the militants’ gain in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhat will shape the upcoming meeting between Poroshenko and Putin? Ukraine calls Russian aid convoy a ‘direct invasion’ Amid tensions at Russia-Ukraine border, diplomats push for calm GWEN IFILL: The...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: For more on what’s happening on the ground in Ukraine, I’m joined by Andrew Kramer of The New York Times.  He joins us from Donetsk. RELATED LINKSWhat will shape the upcoming meeting...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSCDC director: ‘Ebola will get worse before it gets better’ American doctor speaks out about his Ebola recovery Doctors Without Borders: Ebola efforts need more people in the field GWEN IFILL: There were...