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Quick Facts About Ebola

NPR - 10/22/2014 7:43 AM - Shots - Health News

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has led to thousands of deaths and a maelstrom of misinformation. Here's a primer on what you need to know about the virus and the response to it.

Pew: Gaming Is Least Welcoming Online Space For Women

NPR - 10/22/2014 7:03 AM - All Tech Considered

The Pew Research Center's first study on online harassment shows it happens to most of us. But gender disparities are starkest in online gaming.

Congolese Doctor Denis Mukwege Receives Sakharov Prize

NPR - 10/22/2014 6:41 AM - The Two-Way

The gynecological surgeon's Panzi Hospital in eastern DRC has treated thousands of women who were victims of rape.

Banned Drugs Still Turning Up In Weight-Loss Supplements

NPR - 10/22/2014 5:49 AM - Shots - Health News

Just because the Food and Drug Administration recalls a supplement because it contains dangerous substances, doesn't mean the product disappears from the market.

Hong Kong Students March On Chief Executive's Residence

NPR - 10/22/2014 5:36 AM - The Two-Way

About 200 pro-democracy activists held signs and shouted slogans in front of the home of Leung Chun-ying, a day after student leaders met with government officials in an effort to defuse the crisis.

Pentagon Says It Will Investigate Stray Arms Drop Over Syria

NPR - 10/22/2014 4:36 AM - The Two-Way

The self-declared Islamic State has released a video purporting to show its fighters rifling through a crate of grenades airdropped by a U.S. military cargo plane.