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Ebola contacts in Africa go missing

Ebola contacts in Africa go missing

(CNN) -- Earlier this summer, Kelsey Mirkovic, a disease detective with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, entered a hut with her team in Gueckedou, Guinea, to speak with a man who had Ebola.

5 key questions in the fight against ISIS

 ISIS, as the Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria are known, has become the new face of international terrorism in the eyes of the United States and its Western allies.
Couple wins big on infamous Vegas slot machine

Couple wins big on infamous Vegas slot machine

A lucky couple is leaving Las Vegas as millionaires after doing what no one has been able to do in 20 years.
Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

The Syrian regime says it's ready to accept support from the United States and others working under the U.N. umbrella to fight "terrorists."
Israeli airstrikes kill 16 in Gaza, Palestinian officials say

Israeli airstrikes kill 16 in Gaza, Palestinian officials say

The recently renewed violence in the Mideast claimed more lives Sunday as Israeli strikes killed at least 16 people in Gaza and a Hamas attack on a border crossing wounded four Israeli civilians.
French government dissolved amid turmoil among ministers

French government dissolved amid turmoil among ministers

The French government was dissolved Monday amid turmoil among top ministers.
Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

Syria ready to cooperate with UN to fight terror

The Syrian regime says it's ready to accept support from the United States and others working under the U.N. umbrella to fight "terrorists."
DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West Africa

DR Congo confirms Ebola cases as deadly virus goes beyond West Africa

The Democratic Republic of Congo is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa.
Israeli airstrikes kill 7 in Gaza, Palestinian officials say

Israeli airstrikes kill 7 in Gaza, Palestinian officials say

The recently renewed violence in the Mideast claimed more lives Sunday as Israeli strikes killed at least seven people in Gaza and a Palestinian attack on a border crossing wounded four Israeli civilians.
Borders closing over Ebola fears

Borders closing over Ebola fears

(CNN) -- The West African country of Senegal has closed its borders with Guinea over fears that the Ebola outbreak could spread, according to the Senegalese Interior Ministry.
Mideast crisis

Mideast crisis

GAZA (CNN) -- A Hamas official admitted Friday that militants from his group abducted three Israeli teens in the West Bank in June, but the official said the kidnappers did not tell their leaders about the action.
ISIS James Foley

ISIS James Foley

(CNN) -- "I don't want Jim to have died in vain." That was the core of the message Friday from Michael Foley, the brother of the American journalist James Foley, beheaded this month by his ISIS captors.
Alert raised in Iceland after sub-glacial eruption

Alert raised in Iceland after sub-glacial eruption

Iceland closed the airspace near the Bardarbunga volcano on Saturday, warning that significant emission of ash into the atmosphere is likely.
Voice, words may provide key clues about James Foley's killer

Voice, words may provide key clues about James Foley's killer

 As UK investigators work to identify the Islamist militant who beheaded American journalist James Foley, the tiniest details in the videotape of the killing could provide the key clue.

Who's doing what to fight ISIS

CNN WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A cancer with no place in the 21st Century. A poison opposed with "every breath in our body."