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What's My Risk Of Catching Ebola?

Folks in the U.S. are in a panic about catching Ebola. Let's just say, you're more likely to be eaten by a shark. The situation in Liberia, however, is starkly different.

Parliament Attack Shakes Otherwise Quiet Ottawa

Canadian police have identified the man who went on a shooting spree in the Canadian capital on Monday. The shooter killed a soldier before entering Parliament where he was shot dead by an official.

U.S., Canada Use Different Approaches To Defend Against Terrorism

Robert Siegel speaks with Karen Greenberg, director of the Center on National Security at Fordham Law School. She describes the different ways that Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom have responded to acts of random terrorist violence, both real and alleged.

In North Carolina, Latino Voters Could Decide Tight Senate Race

Latinos make up 9 percent of the state's population and 2 percent of registered voters, and a new poll shows many are undecided. In Charlotte, Michel Martin learns more about their growing influence.

I'll (Gag) Drink To That: Oral Rehydration Key For Ebola Patients

Ebola survivors in Nigeria credit the nasty-tasting oral rehydration solution for their recovery. One doctor wants more attention paid to that kind of low-tech treatment.

Ottawa Attack Seen As Canada's Security Wake-Up Call

In Canada, the front door to Parliament is often left unlocked, but after Wednesday's attack, that's likely to change.

Blizzard In Nepal Deals A Blow To Porters As Well As Trekkers

Working as a porter in the mountains is a way out of poverty. But it's a job with great risk. After this month's killer storm, the government is calling for regulations to protect visitors and locals.

Mark Zuckerberg Shows Off His Mandarin Chinese Skills

The Facebook co-founder and CEO spoke at Tsinghua University in Beijing for about 30 minutes. In Mandarin. His audience liked it.
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New D.C. Publishers Work To Give Haitian Children A Voice

We'll travel to Haiti with a D.C. publishing house that's bringing the voices of abused and neglected Haitian children to the forefront.


Canada's Parliament Gives Sergeant-At-Arms Standing Ovation

Kevin Vickers, 58, is being hailed as a hero for reportedly firing the shots that took down the gunman in Ottawa.