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Nurses Want To Know How Safe Is Safe Enough With Ebola

Tue, 2014-10-14 12:22

It's not clear how Dallas nurse Nina Pham became infected with Ebola virus while working in the intensive care unit. Nurses at many hospitals say they haven't had enough training to deal with Ebola.

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Back On Its Feet, A Liberian Hospital Aims To Keep Ebola Out

Tue, 2014-10-14 12:03

JFK hospital shut down when several doctors died of Ebola. Now it's open again. And the staff is taking rigorous measures to make sure the virus doesn't make its way past the front gate.

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Survey: Latin America Ranks Last In Respect For Women

Tue, 2014-10-14 10:43

A survey of people in 148 countries finds that those in Latin America are least likely to say women who live there are treated with respect and dignity, ranking below the Middle East.

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Can Changing How You Sound Help You Find Your Voice?

Tue, 2014-10-14 10:05

Women's voices are often criticized, especially at work. We're called "shrill," told we "lack authority." Here's the story of two women who changed their voices in a quest to be heard.

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Identifying The Worst Colleges In America

Tue, 2014-10-14 10:03

How better ratings can help students make better decisions.

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Snapchat And Dropbox Breaches Are Really Third-Party-App Breaches

Tue, 2014-10-14 09:34

While troves of data from the ephemeral messaging app Snapchat and the cloud storage provider Dropbox were leaked, the companies put the blame elsewhere.

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Secret U.S. Space Plane To Land After 22 Months In Orbit

Tue, 2014-10-14 08:20

There are many theories about what exactly the unmanned X-37B is doing as it circles the Earth on long-duration missions.

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Bike Like A Pro Athlete, Eat Like A Pig

Tue, 2014-10-14 08:17

When a friend and I rode bicycles 738 miles up the spine of Texas, we were burning up to 5,500 calories a day. So we got to eat the way a calorie-counting cubicle dweller can only dream of.

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Health Premiums And Costs Set To Rise For Workers Covered At Work

Tue, 2014-10-14 06:28

As many companies provide employees with their coverage details this fall, premiums are expected to increase modestly. Surcharges for spousal coverage and health savings accounts are also on the rise.

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Kim Jong Un Makes First Public Appearance In More Than A Month

Tue, 2014-10-14 06:01

The North Korean leader's disappearance from the public eye led to speculation that he had suffered from a serious medical problem — or even a coup. New photos from state media show him using a cane.

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Getting Some 'Me' Time: Why Millennials Are So Individualistic

Tue, 2014-10-14 05:22

Millennials are often criticized for being the most entitled and self-absorbed generation. Many call them narcissists, while others say they should take time to find themselves.

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British Lawmakers Vote To Recognize Palestinian State

Tue, 2014-10-14 05:15

The symbolic, nonbinding vote urges the government of Prime Minister David Cameron to recognize Palestine alongside the state of Israel.

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Forget Facebook, Abandon Instagram, Move To A Village

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:59

People who live in a traditional village — that means a community of about 150 people — are far better off than the rest of us. The author of a new book explains "the village effect."

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What They're Saying: Vatican's New Tolerance On Gays And The Divorced

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:08

We take a look at viewpoints from the Catholic and secular media about a stunning interim report released by a synod of bishops meeting at the Vatican.

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Key To Securing Online Accounts May Be Just A Squiggle Away

Tue, 2014-10-14 03:08

Engineering researchers at Rutgers University have discovered that the free-form symbol might be the ultimate password. The uniqueness of someone's squiggle makes it a tough password to rip off.

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Police Arrest Dozens In Ferguson, Mo., Protests

Tue, 2014-10-14 03:07

At least 49 were arrested Monday afternoon and into the evening for acts of civil disobedience during protests over the August police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Animated 'Book Of Life' Celebrates Día De Los Muertos

Tue, 2014-10-14 01:09

The Day of the Dead holiday celebrated in Mexico and other Latin America countries is now the subject of a 3-D animated movie, produced by filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro and director Jorge Gutiérrez.

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China's Nomads Have A Foot In Two Very Different Worlds

Tue, 2014-10-14 01:09

China is attempting to move nomads into permanent settlements, but the transition for many has proven difficult. After apartment living, one family plans to go back to herding.

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China Entices Nomadic Families To Settle Down

Tue, 2014-10-14 01:09

China wants to protect grassland areas by moving nomads into permanent settlements. Critics say that's disrespecting minority customs. After apartment living, one family plans to go back to herding.

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Makeshift Barriers Highlight Unions, Divisions Over Hong Kong Protests

Mon, 2014-10-13 21:28

More people are choosing sides on the streets where pro-democracy protesters have erected barriers. As police and some citizens tried to remove the barriers, others stepped in to save the structures.

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