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Peace Corps Pulls Workers From W. Africa Over Ebola Fears

The Peace Corps is one of several U.S.-based organizations to pull workers out of West Africa because of the Ebola outbreak. “Peace Corps Pulls Workers From W. Africa Over Ebola Fears” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this […]
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Who Are Russia’s Sanctioned Oligarchs?

As the U.S. and the European Union step up economic sanctions against Russia over the crisis in Ukraine, WSJ’s The Foreign Bureau takes a look at some Russian oligarchs who are on the list, some of those who aren’t, and why. “Who Are Russia’s Sanctioned Oligarchs?” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from […]
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Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

A possible Ebola scare closed a Charlotte area emergency room briefly overnight in an incident that may play out many times over in the coming weeks with heightened fears about the virus. It turns out it wasn’t Ebola, but a spike in media coverage about the outbreak, along with some reminders from the Centers for […]
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Massachusetts Governor Signs Law Limiting Protests At Abortion Clinics

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on Wednesday signed into law a measure allowing to police to order anti-abortion protesters away from clinic entrances if their presence impedes public access. The measure comes a month after the U.S. Supreme Court knocked down a 2007 Massachusetts law prohibiting protests within 35 feet of the entrances of reproductive health […]
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Century-old Pipe Break Points To National Problem

The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of California, Los Angeles into a mucky swamp points to the risks and expense many cities face with miles of water lines installed decades ago. Much of the piping in the country […]
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Dead Anchovies Delight Sea Birds, Disgust Oregon Beach Town

Thousands of dead anchovies have washed up this week in the town of Seaside, Oregon, providing a welcome feast for marine birds but a foul stench for tourists and residents of the popular beachside village northwest of Portland. “Dead Anchovies Delight Sea Birds, Disgust Oregon Beach Town” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed […]
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Biofuel Groups Press White House On More Than Just 2014 Targets

The U.S. biofuel industry is urging the Obama administration to go beyond simply raising proposed targets for use of the fuels, making the case instead for fundamental changes to the government’s approach to the renewable fuel program. “Biofuel Groups Press White House On More Than Just 2014 Targets” is categorized as “world”. This video was […]
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PETA To Detroit: Go Vegan And We’ll Pay Your Water Bill

Detroit residents struggling to keep up with their water bills have a unique offer on the table from the world’s largest animal rights organization: Eat vegan for one month, and that overdue bill will get paid. Ashley Byrne, PETA campaign specialist said the people for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is accepting overdue bills until […]
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U.S. Senate Bill Would Make Colleges Get Tough On Sexual Assault

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced legislation on Wednesday to combat sexual assaults on college and university campuses by requiring schools to provide more help for victims and work more closely with police investigators. If the bill passes, it would also require colleges to make public the number of sexual assaults reported on their […]
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U.S. House Passes $17 Billion Veterans Healthcare Bill, 420-5

House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a $17 billion plan to ease long healthcare delays at the scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs Department, adding much of the cost to the federal deficit. The compromise measure was reached on Monday between House and Senate negotiators to provide funds for veterans’ temporary access to private medical care, to allow the […]
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Dozens Trapped, 15 Feared Dead In West Indian Mudslide

Landslides Wednesday in the Pune district of India might have killed more than 15 people and trapped dozens more. “Dozens Trapped, 15 Feared Dead In West Indian Mudslide” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this page.
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Turkish Politician Mocked For ‘Women Must Not Laugh’ Remark

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc’s suggestion that women should refrain from laughing in public was met with just that on social media. “Turkish Politician Mocked For ‘Women Must Not Laugh’ Remark” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of […]
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U.K. To Allow Driverless Cars On Public Roads

Driverless cars could soon become a staple on U.K. city streets, as they’re set to be introduced to a few cities in 2015. “U.K. To Allow Driverless Cars On Public Roads” is categorized as “world”. This video was licensed from Grab Networks. For additional video content, click the “video” tab at the top of this […]
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Even On Bad Teams, Williams Good Enough For Hall

Aeneas Williams spent most of his NFL career on bad teams. But that didn’t prevent him from pursuing excellence, becoming one of the best cornerbacks in the league and earning a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In his 10 seasons with Arizona, the Cardinals had one winning season. Williams said he was […]
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Dissent Quieted With Most Israelis Behind Gaza War

Despite Israeli casualties and world criticism, a near-consensus in Israel supports the government’s conduct of the Gaza war, views Hamas as the aggressor and considers outsiders’ moralizing as hypocritical, ignorant or both. And in an echo-chamber fed by ubiquitous updates on Hamas rocket and tunnel attacks, the minority of local voices that do agonize over […]
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