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Skeptics In Sierra Leone Doubt Ebola Virus Exists

Wed, 2014-08-06 01:07

Sierra Leone is at the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak. But many people there don't think the virus is real. Others are so frightened by Ebola that they're afraid to take sick relatives to clinics.

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Missouri Constitutional Amendment Pits Farmer Against Farmer

Wed, 2014-08-06 01:07

The most contentious issue in Tuesday's Missouri primary was the "right to farm" amendment. It is meant to protect farmers and ranchers from state laws that would change or outlaw current practices.

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After Discrimination Finding, Jury's Out On Memphis Juvenile Courts

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:49

The U.S. Justice Department bashed the juvenile justice system in Shelby County, Tenn., in 2012. Now, Memphis courts are trying to find a way forward.

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After Discrimination Finding, Jury's Out On Memphis Juvenile Courts

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:49

The U.S. Justice Department bashed the juvenile justice system in Shelby County, Tenn., in 2012. Now, Memphis courts are trying to find a way forward.

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Liberians In America Help Dispel Ebola Myths Back Home

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:47

A phone network of families that spans continents is helping get the word out: To protect yourselves from Ebola, don't eat bush meat, get sick loved ones medical treatment and avoid their body fluids.

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Liberians In America Help Dispel Ebola Myths Back Home

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:47

A phone network of families that spans continents is helping get the word out: To protect yourselves from Ebola, don't eat bush meat, get sick loved ones medical treatment and avoid their body fluids.

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Scientists Say Child's Play Helps Build A Better Brain

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:43

Children learn their most important lessons on the playground, not in the classroom, researchers say.

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Scientists Say Child's Play Helps Build A Better Brain

Tue, 2014-08-05 23:43

Children learn their most important lessons on the playground, not in the classroom, researchers say.

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GOP Sen. Pat Roberts Fends Off Tea Party Challenge

Tue, 2014-08-05 19:26

Radiologist Milton Wolf, who compared himself to Ted Cruz, put up a strong primary fight, but the veteran Kansas senator prevailed. It's the latest blow to Tea Party hopes of ousting a GOP incumbent.

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GOP Sen. Pat Roberts Fends Off Tea Party Challenge

Tue, 2014-08-05 19:26

Radiologist Milton Wolf, who compared himself to Ted Cruz, put up a strong primary fight, but the veteran Kansas senator prevailed. It's the latest blow to Tea Party hopes of ousting a GOP incumbent.

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The Ebola Outbreak: 'A Dress Rehearsal For The Next Big One'

Tue, 2014-08-05 15:48

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is spreading at a frightening rate. To find out why this outbreak has been so deadly and what may lie ahead, we spoke with science writer David Quammen.

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The Ebola Outbreak: 'A Dress Rehearsal For The Next Big One'

Tue, 2014-08-05 15:48

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is spreading at a frightening rate. To find out why this outbreak has been so deadly and what may lie ahead, we spoke with science writer David Quammen.

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Victim Of Insider Attack, Gen. Harold Greene Was An Engineer By Training

Tue, 2014-08-05 15:45

NPR has confirmed that U.S. Army Major Gen. Harold Greene was killed in Tuesday's "green-on-blue" attack in Afghanistan. It was his first deployment to the country.

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Victim Of Insider Attack, Gen. Harold Greene Was An Engineer By Training

Tue, 2014-08-05 15:45

NPR has confirmed that U.S. Army Major Gen. Harold Greene was killed in Tuesday's "green-on-blue" attack in Afghanistan. It was his first deployment to the country.

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No More Reservations: Exclusive Restaurants Require Tickets Instead

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:52

High-end restaurants featuring rock star chefs are starting to turn to tickets to stem the tide of no-shows. In the future, going out to eat could become a lot like going to a sold-out concert.

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No More Reservations: Exclusive Restaurants Require Tickets Instead

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:52

High-end restaurants featuring rock star chefs are starting to turn to tickets to stem the tide of no-shows. In the future, going out to eat could become a lot like going to a sold-out concert.

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1.2 Billion Web Credentials Said To Be In Russian Gang's Hands

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:38

From its base in south central Russia, the relatively small group has reportedly collected passwords along with user names and email addresses.

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1.2 Billion Web Credentials Said To Be In Russian Gang's Hands

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:38

From its base in south central Russia, the relatively small group has reportedly collected passwords along with user names and email addresses.

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Obama Says U.S. Exports Have Room To Run In Africa

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:37

The White House says U.S. exports to Africa have jumped 40 percent in five years. But the administration says growth can be even faster. "I want Africans buying more American products," Obama said.

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Obama Says U.S. Exports Have Room To Run In Africa

Tue, 2014-08-05 13:37

The White House says U.S. exports to Africa have jumped 40 percent in five years. But the administration says growth can be even faster. "I want Africans buying more American products," Obama said.

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