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US embassy issues warning after clashes in Myanmar

U. S. embassy issues warning after clashes in Myanmar

DR Congo Ebola outbreak has killed 42 since August

The Democratic Republic of Congo raised its death toll from the Ebola virus to 42 on Wednesday as it struggled to contain the second outbreak of the...

App teaches kindergartners basic computer coding

This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.

India set to run out of critical free drug for HIV/AIDS program

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India could run out of a critical medicine in its free HIV/AIDS drugs program in...

Questions and answers about the US Ebola case

U. S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now...

35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

Pacific walrus that can't find sea ice for resting in Arctic waters are coming ashore in record numbers on a beach in northwest Alaska.

Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas

The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U. S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the...

World's first microbe 'zoo' opens in Amsterdam

The world's first "interactive microbe zoo" opened in Amsterdam on Tuesday, shining new light on the tiny creatures that make up...

Obama's BRAIN initiative gets more than $300 million

President Barack Obama's initiative to study the brain and improve treatment of conditions like Alzheimer's and autism was given a boost Tuesday...

Ebola epidemic battering Liberian economy: minister

Liberia's Ebola crisis is battering the economy of a nation that has spent the past decade recovering from 14 years of civil war, its minister of...