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A Balanced Diet For World Food Day: Bugs, Groundnuts And Grains

Termites and mung beans are among the ingredients that can bring better nutrition to the 800 million undernourished people in the lower-income world.

Lessons From Ebola School: How To Draw Blood, Wipe Up Vomit

Think of the routine jobs health workers do in a hospital: Sticking a needle in a patient's arm. Cleaning up vomit. Escorting a patient to a bed. Now imagine doing those tasks for someone with Ebola.

Poll: Majority Of Americans Worried About U.S. Ebola Outbreak

More than half of Americans polled said they were concerned about an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. within a year. When asked the same question in August, 39 percent of people expressed the same concern.

Your Car Won't Start. Did You Make The Loan Payment?

Growing numbers of lenders are getting tech savvy, remotely disabling debtors' cars and tracking customer data to ensure timely payment of subprime auto loans.

As Oil Prices Fall, Who Wins And Who Loses?

Prices are down 25 percent since June, unleashing ripples around the globe that range from lower gas prices in the U.S. to budget problems in Russia to political pressures in the Middle East.

Citigroup's Mexican Unit Fined $2.2 Million For Shoddy Oversight

Regulators in Mexico said Banamex should have spotted red flags that resulted in a $400 million fraud. Earlier this week, Citigroup announced it had discovered a $15 million fraud.

Hear Two Songs From Duncan Sheik's Next Album

Legerdemain, out next April, will be the first album of original songs from the pop songwriter and Broadway composer since 2009, and you can download two songs from it here.

6 More Graves Found Near Mexican Town Where 43 Students Vanished

Nineteen graves have now been found near Iguala, in the southern state of Guerrero. Authorities said DNA tests showed that 28 bodies recently discovered in five graves were not those of the students.

Georgia's Unemployment Rate Dips To 7.9 Percent

Despite the drop, Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says the state lost 73–hundred jobs last month, mostly seasonal positions in leisure and hospitality.

Michelle Nunn and David Perdue

Nunn Leads Perdue In New Poll

A new poll finds Democrat Michelle Nunn ahead of Republican David Perdue in the race for the U.S. Senate seat.

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