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Living Planet Index shows 52% decline of animal populations on Earth

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

More than half of the world’s animal population has been killed off during the past 40 years due to over-exploitation by humans and degradation and losses to the…

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Election 2014: Iowa Senate Debate

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
SOURCE: FTC.gov

Feds: Mobile carriers not doing enough to prevent “cramming” charges

Monday, September 29, 2014

Cell phone carriers – such as T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint – were roundly criticized by lawmakers and regulators for not doing enough to prevent “cramming” of unauthorized…

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Election 2014: Texas gubernatorial debate

Friday, September 26, 2014
Greg Orman and Pat Roberts

Election 2014: Kansas Senate debate

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Voting Record: Election 2014: Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts’s voting records & positions on key issues

SOURCE: WhiteHouse.gov

Poroshenko seeks US military aid to defend against Russia

Monday, September 22, 2014

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appeared before both houses of Congress last week to ask the United States for military aid to help Ukraine defend against Russia’s “aggression”.

SOURCE: CDC.gov

U.S. deploys military to West Africa to contain Ebola outbreak

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The United States will deploy about 3,000 military personnel to Liberia and Senegal to help contain the fast-spreading and deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks at CDC on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Partial transcript of President Barack Obama’s remarks at the Center for Disease Control on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The press conference was held on Sept. 16,…