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Each day, a nurse comes to this clearing outside Taylortown, Liberia, to sing a song of mourning, preparing the space for the next burial. So far nearly 100 people are interred here. Kelly McEvers/NPR hide caption

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Goats and Soda

One Village's Story: How Ebola Began And How It Ends

A father brought his teenage son back from the capital. The boy fell ill. The parents blamed an attack by a magical leopard. But it was Ebola.

Several countries, including Australia, Japan and Great Britain, already encourage blood donations from some gay men. Kevin Curtis/Getty Images/Science Photo Library hide caption

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Shots - Health News

FDA Considers Allowing Blood Donations From Some Gay Men

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FDA Considers Allowing Blood Donations From Some Gay Men

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Workers pack items Sunday at an Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy, Calif. Cyber Monday online sales jumped 8.5 percent over 2013. Noah Berger/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Business

Holiday Shoppers Are Filling Their Carts, Online

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Holiday Shoppers Are Filling Their Carts, Online

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Each day, a nurse comes to this clearing outside Taylortown, Liberia, to sing a song of mourning, preparing the space for the next burial. So far nearly 100 people are interred here. Kelly McEvers/NPR hide caption

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One Village's Story: How Ebola Began And How It Ends

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One Village's Story: How Ebola Began And How It Ends

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Kelly Clarkson performs during an American Idol broadcast in 2002. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Music News

Anatomy Of A Hit: Kelly Clarkson's 'Since U Been Gone'

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Anatomy Of A Hit: Kelly Clarkson's 'Since U Been Gone'

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