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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:21pm

Chinese mainlanders visiting Hong Kong have expressed amazement, even jealousy at the polite, civic-spirited and considerate crowds of...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:21pm

A Civil War-era law that encourages whistleblowers to turn in their employers has been successful at exposing corporate fraud.

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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:16pm

It turns out the Secret Service isn't too good at protecting the White House. Maybe one reason is that we don't want it to be.

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Wed, 10/01/2014 - 3:45pm

Over 1 billion people around the world are studying English. Now they have a new test to see how they're doing — and if you're curious,...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 3:19pm

The efficacy of the Secret Service has come under scrutiny lately, after an armed man ran into the White House. Under pressure from...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:29pm

Omar Gonzalez was indicted by a federal grand jury on three counts, including entering a restricted building with a weapon. Gonzalez...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:26pm

Mauritius won't let in anyone who's been to an Ebola-affected country over the past 60 days. That mindset won't stop the outbreak. But...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:06pm

With money and manpower, the European Union hopes to help stop the Ebola outbreak. But the EU has a long-term goal as well: Improving...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:05pm

A nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital learned that the man had flown to the U.S. from Liberia, but that information was not...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:06pm

A drug being tested against Ebola makes use of new scientific insights that could prove useful for treating other illnesses, including...