Carissa J. Wheeler

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Sudanese woman Meriam Ibrahim 'safe and well' in US embassy

Husband of Christian woman whose apostasy death sentence was overturned says she and children doing well<p>The husband of a Sudanese Christian woman facing threats after her apostasy death sentence was overturned has expressed relief that the family has been given refuge at the US embassy in …

Here's What It Will Take to Contain the Worst Ebola Outbreak in History

The “perfect storm” analogy is often over-used when it comes to disease outbreaks–all the elements that you don’t want to see converge to make …

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier: Tears, joy at vote

A teary-eyed Dana Barks was almost speechless after officials for the San Francisco's iconic Golden Gate Bridge approved a $76 million funding package for a suicide barrier that could prevent people from jumping to their deaths.<p>The bridge district's board of directors voted unanimously in favor …