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Ebola facility in Liberia attacked; patients flee

Ebola patients fled during an attack at a health care facility in Monrovia, Liberia, on Saturday, said Liberian National Police spokesman Sam Collins told CNN Sunday.

U.S. warplanes, Kurdish forces pound ISIS targets in bid to retake Iraqi dam

Kurdish forces fired mortars and explosives at extremist militants Sunday as the battle to retake a strategic dam in northern Iraq raged on.

Dockworkers find 35 'screaming' stowaways in a container

Dockworkers at a major London port discovered 35 people inside a shipping container Saturday morning. One of them, an adult male, was declared dead at the scene, according to Essex police Superintendent Trevor Roe.

Ebola Fast Facts

 Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.

Ebola Fast Facts

 Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.

Ebola Fast Facts

 Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.

Robin Williams: Full of talent, full of demons, full of heart

 Of all the things to say about Robin Williams, the truest may be this: He made people smile.

Inside the Ebola outbreak with the CDC

There are nine of us from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention in Lagos, Nigeria.

Japan GDP growth collapses amid sales tax shock

Japan's economy suffered its worst contraction since 2011 in the second quarter as the threat of higher tax payments put consumers off major purchases.

Why missionaries put their lives on the line

It wasn’t as if God's voice boomed through sun-parted clouds, telling Kent Brantly to move his family to Liberia. Still, the young doctor said, the call was clear.