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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.


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The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To Know

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.


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MSU Using $5.8M Gates Grant On Africa Child Deaths

Michigan State University says it’s using a $5.8 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to find the causes and seek to prevent the death of children from bacterial diseases in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Underwear Bomb Suspect Due In Court

The man accused of trying to blow up a jetliner over Detroit on Christmas Day 2009 will be in federal court Thursday.


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MSU Researchers On Mission To Eradicate Polio

Using a $384,000 World Health Organization grant, researchers will design a health communication plan urging people in Nigeria to get the polio vaccine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2010

Body Scanners Going Unused At Nigeria Airports

Body scanners bought for Nigeria’s main airports in the wake of a Christmas Day bomb attempt remain unused months later, though officials said Wednesday that U.S. air marshals now protect flights coming into the West […]