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A police car drives past the entrance to the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. A patient in the hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with test results pending, hospital officials said Monday. (AP Photo/LM Otero)CDC director: “I have no doubt we’ll stop this disease dead in its tracks in the U.S."


2014-09-30 14:50:18 -0600

A Syrian refugee woman waits for transport after arriving at the Turkey-Syria border near Suruc, Turkey, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. U.S.-led coalition airstrikes targeted Islamic State fighters pressing their offensive against a Kurdish town near the Syrian-Turkish border on Tuesday in an attempt to halt the militants' advance, activists said. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)Exclusive: New standards in Iraq, Syria follow reports of Idlib missile strike casualties.


2014-09-30 13:30:50 -0600
The Aral Sea, once the fourth-largest lake in the world, is nearly gone, images released by NASA this week show.
2014-09-30 12:26:23 -0600