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Congo begins giving experimental Ebola vaccine to medics 10:43am EDT

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo Congo began administering an experimental Ebola vaccine to medical staff in the northwestern city of Mbandaka on Monday to tackle an outbreak of the virus believed to have killed 26 people since early April. | Video

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PM May challenges scientists to help transform Britain after Brexit

LONDON Britain's prime minister challenged scientists on Monday to help diagnose cancer earlier and create zero-emission cars, trying to reboot an industrial strategy all but eclipsed by Brexit, while acknowledging Britain's reliance on foreign scientists.

World 10:23am EDT

Congo to begin Ebola vaccinations on Monday

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo Health workers in Democratic Republic of Congo will begin a vaccination campaign on Monday aimed at containing an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus, a spokeswoman for the health ministry said.

Africa, Congo, World May 20 2018

In Congo city where Ebola resides, fear but not panic

MBANDAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo In the city of Mbandaka in northwest Congo, Mbombo Roge does not shake hands with friends anymore: Ebola changed all that.

Congo May 19 2018

Trump proposes taking funds away from abortion providers

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday issued a proposal that would effectively stop giving government funds that subsidize birth control for low-income women to Planned Parenthood and other clinics that provide abortions. | Video

Politics, Election 2016 May 18 2018