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New Ebola hospital in Liberia overwhelmed by patients

On the day the new Ebola clinic in Liberia opened, ambulances waited outside. Inside the ambulances were desperately ill patients who had come for treatment but instead would be left to lie on the ground as others walked by.

And the world's busiest airport is ...

It's probably no surprise to anyone who has flown through Atlanta that the city's airport is still the busiest passenger airport in the world.

Netflix's French connection

Are Parisians ready for some "Orange est le Nouveau Noir?" Netflix entered the French video streaming market Monday, and the new media company is set to debut in several other European nations soon as well.

Elephants take over Hong Kong malls

Designer elephants have invaded Hong Kong's Pacific Place mall, attracting a stampede of photographers and tourists.

Top Somali militant killed in U.S. operation, Pentagon says

Ahmed Godane, the leader of the Somali militant group Al-Shabaab, was killed this week in a U.S. military operation, the Pentagon said Friday.

19 greatest bonus-busting vacation experiences

Scrap all those other bucket lists you've been compiling. Put away the brochures.

Ukraine warns of return to 'full-scale war' over crisis with Russia

A U.S. lawmaker is calling for the arming of Ukrainian forces engaged in fighting Russian troops along the nation's eastern border with Russia.

Report: ISIS selling Yazidi women in Syria

The nightmare of ISIS persecution continues for hundreds of Yazidi girls and women who were abducted by the Sunni Muslim extremist group and are being sold to its fighters in Syria, according to a human rights group.

The people who create their own 'countries'

Scotland will next month decide in a referendum whether it wants to go it alone as an independent country and split away from the United Kingdom.