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  • Now hunger threat shadows Ebola in West Africa

    FREETOWN/DAKAR (Reuters) - The threat of hunger is tracking Ebola across affected West African nations as the disease kills farmers and their families, drives workers from the fields and creates food shortages. In the worst-hit states of Liberia,...
  • Food crisis looms as Ebola rampages through West Africa

    DAKAR/ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The mango season finished early for Mamadou Barry, a fruit vendor in Marche Kermel, an old covered market in the Senegalese capital Dakar. Where stalls once brimmed with tropical produce imported from...
  • Air industry battles Ebola with heat scans and handwash

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Airlines and airports handling travel to countries worst hit by the Ebola epidemic are trying to prove that flying to West Africa is safe, following concerns that the first case diagnosed in the United States could curtail worldwide...
  • IMF's Lagarde says global recovery 'not good enough'

    IMF's Lagarde says global recovery 'not good enough'
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The global economy could be stuck in a weak growth rut for a long time as countries struggle to pull free from a past of high debt and unemployment, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday. The economic rebound...
  • Dallas Ebola patient 'throwing up all over the place' on way to hospital

    Dallas Ebola patient 'throwing up all over the place' on way to hospital
    Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, the man who is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States was seen vomiting on the ground outside an apartment complex as he was bundled into an ambulance. Texas health...
  • New NATO leader offers olive branch to Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO's new leader offered an olive branch to Russia on Wednesday, saying he saw no contradiction between a strong alliance and building a constructive relationship with Moscow. Former Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg, who...
  • Special Report: Islamic State uses grain to tighten grip in Iraq

    SHEKHAN Iraq (Reuters) - For Salah Paulis, it came down to a choice between his faith and his crop. A wheat farmer from outside Mosul, Paulis and his family fled the militant group Islamic State early last month. The group overran the family farm as part...
  • IFC Developing 'Uncle Chubby's' Comedy From Denis Leary's Banner

    IFC is developing a scripted comedy "Uncle Chubby's" from Denis Leary's Apostle banner. "Uncle Chubby's" follows the exploits of a group of friends in their late 20s as they play on an ice hockey team, determined to win the adult league title despite...
  • Ebola deaths reach 3,338, but widely undercounted, WHO says

    GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from the world's worst Ebola outbreak on record reached 3,338 people out of 7,178 cases in West Africa as of Sept. 28, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday. It said the total number of new cases had fallen...
  • UK must restore aid for Sierra Leone and Liberia: report

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain must restore planned cuts in its aid budget for Sierra Leone and Liberia in light of the Ebola crisis sweeping through West Africa, a parliamentary committee said on Thursday. The Department for International...
  • World Bank chief says Ebola outbreak shows harm of inequality

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fighting the Ebola epidemic means confronting the issue of inequality, as people in poor countries have less access to knowledge and infrastructure for treating the sick and containing the deadly virus, the head of the World Bank...