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Iraq's Abu Ghraib Is Back In The News, Now As A Front-Line Town  |   

A town west of Baghdad and home to a notorious prison, Abu Ghraib is where Iraq troops are bracing for a possible attacks by Islamic State militants. Many local residents feel caught in the middle.

Dallas Nurse Nina Pham, Now 'Ebola Free,' Discharged By NIH  |   

The National Institutes of Health in Maryland announced that the 26-year-old who was infected while caring for a Liberian patient has no detectable virus in her blood.

Boko Haram Reportedly Abducts More Girls Despite Cease-Fire Deal  |   

A day after Nigeria's announcement last week that a truce had been signed and the release of more than 200 girls secured, 25 more were said to have been kidnapped by extremists.

Mali's First Ebola Case In Current Outbreak Is 2-Year-Old Girl   |   

The toddler was reportedly brought by her grandmother from neighboring Guinea, where the epidemic is raging.

VIDEO: Talking While Female  |   

For starters: Your voice is too squeaky, too loud; it lacks authority, is grating or obnoxious or unprofessional. Why is talking while female such an offense?