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THE CALL: CAMPUS SEX ASSAULT SURVEY

08/26/14 01:26PM

This week’s Call to Action focuses on you – college students. We know many of you are heading to campus this week, setting up your dorm room or apartment and meeting new roomies. We need your first-hand account on an important story that affects all of you.  read more

Immunizing Africa, committing to a healthy future for all

08/26/14 10:18AM

The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa underlines one of the biggest threats to the continent: Disease. This includes many illnesses such as measles, meningitis A and whooping cough that are easily prevented in wealthier countries through routine immunization. read more

American fighting for ISIS killed in Syria

American fighting for ISIS killed in Syria

08/26/14 01:08PM

Cassandra Vinograd, Senior Writer for NBCNews.com, broke the story about the American killed in Syria while fighting with ISIS and talks to Ronan Farrow about the growing concern over foreign fighters helping the insurgent force in Iraq and Syria. watch

Sen. McCaskill: What’s next after Ferguson?

Sen. McCaskill: What’s next after Ferguson?

08/26/14 01:14PM

Ronan Farrow talks one-on-one with Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill about what kind of legislation she’d like to see come out of the tragedy in Ferguson and her plan to curb police brutality. Then, Senator McCaskill weighs in on this week’s Call to Actio watch

Extreme tourism: Illegal cross

Extreme tourism: Illegal cross

08/26/14 01:41PM

Our partners at Vocativ have uncovered a new, unexpected controlled expedition – one that aims to show people what a border crossing experience is really like for an undocumented immigrant by simulating a U.S.-Mexico border crossing for a small fee. watch

Amazon’s Billion dollar gamble

Amazon’s Billion dollar gamble

08/26/14 01:50PM

Amazon just laid out the highest price it has ever paid for a company, over a billion dollars, for a service called Twitch. Find out what this streaming video site is all about with Ronan Farrow and Jason Del Rey the Senior Editor at Re/Code, a tech news watch

US surveillance flights over Syria

US surveillance flights over Syria

08/26/14 01:00PM

NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski reports on the latest news from the Pentagon and former Ambassador Joe Wilson discusses the escalating tension between the U.S. and Syria after Syrian President Assad issued a warning to the White House about coordinating with his r watch

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