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Selfies from outer space: Self-portraits by astronauts and robots far from Earth

Ebola: CNN anchor's emotional plea - CNN Video

CNN's Isha Sesay calls on the international community to do more in battling the deadly outbreak in West Africa.CNN's Isha Sesay calls on the international community to do more in battling the deadly outbreak in West Africa.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes in the Ebola Outbreak

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently projected that if trends continue unimpeded, cases of Ebola could pass the million …

Disease

We must prioritize drug development to fight Ebola

THE WORST-CASE scenarios for the Ebola outbreak in West Africa must not be ignored, even if they strain belief. Everything about this epidemic has been worst-case — the scope, the toll, the response. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published projections Tuesday with an upper range of …

Federal Officials on Ebola: 'It Could Change the Economy of the World'

Federal officials issued a string of warnings Wednesday about the human toll the rampaging Ebola crisis could take.<p>“I’ve never seen a public health …

Militants surround Iraqi base in west Iraq; incident exposes army weakness | Reuters

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Around 200 Iraqi soldiers were trapped in an army camp in western Iraq on Wednesday, besieged by Islamic State militants who routed hapless army forces in a raid on a base close to Baghdad at the weekend.<p>A soldier cornered in the camp said food, weapons and ammunition were …

Reports: New U.S., coalition air strikes hit Iraq, Syria

U.S. aircraft and those from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates struck Islamic State targets in Syria on Wednesday, including 12 oil refineries, the U.S. Central Command said.<p>The 13 airstrikes used a combination of fighter aircraft and drones, according to Central Command. The targets were …

As Finances Stabilize, Detroit's Elected Officials Retake Reins

The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to return oversight of daily operations to elected officials while retaining the city's state-appointed emergency manager to oversee bankruptcy matters until they are resolved.<p>Kevyn Orr, who was appointed by the state in March 2013 to …