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Goats and Soda

Hiccups Were The Clue That Led Researchers To Ebola

Journalist Jeffrey Stern traveled to Guinea to find out why it took so long for scientists to figure out that the Ebola virus had struck. He tells a revealing tale in this month's Vanity Fair.

Conrad Goetzinger and Cassandra Rose struggle to pay their bills as $760 is garnished from their paychecks every two weeks by debt collectors. Twice, Goetzinger's bank account has been emptied by collectors after he failed to payoff a loan for a laptop. Eric Francis/AP for ProPublica hide caption

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With Debt Collection, Your Bank Account Could Be At Risk

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Members of the Ohio Student Association gather outside Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office in Columbus last month to call for the release of in-store video in the fatal police shooting of John Crawford III. Jim Otte/The Dayton Daily News/AP hide caption

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Community Keeps Calm Despite Questions About Wal-Mart Shooting

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Workers unload medical supplies to fight the Ebola epidemic from a USAID cargo flight in Harbel, Liberia, in August. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama To Announce Buildup In U.S. Efforts To Fight Ebola

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The Stickiest Issues In The Iranian Nuclear Talks

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Minecraft's Business Model: A Video Game That Leaves You Alone

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Kenneth Feinberg, who is administrating a crash victims fund, testified before a Senate commerce subcommittee hearing in July that was examining accountability and corporate culture following GM recalls. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP hide caption

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GM Ignition-Switch Defect Now Linked To 19 Deaths

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With U.S. Oil Supply Climbing, Some Call For End To Export Ban

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Hiccups Were The Clue That Led Researchers To Ebola

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Victoria Ruiz (left), a postdoctoral fellow in immunology, works with Brianna Delgado, a high school student that she mentors, at the Blaser Lab, inside NYU's Langone Medical Center in New York, NY. Ramsay de Give for NPR hide caption

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Too Few University Jobs For America's Young Scientists

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Will Scotland Vote To Cut The Cord?

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Nick Cave: 'The Creative Process Is An Altered State In Itself'

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