William H. Gass
Dec 5, 2013 — Amid growing fears of a potential genocide, the U.N. has approved military intervention in the former French colony. Muslim fighters staged a coup in March in the majority Christian nation. The fighting has displaced an estimated 400,000 people.
Dec 6, 2013 — President Obama ordered that U.S. flags be flown at half-staff until Monday — a symbolic gesture of a nation in mourning. It's a tradition observed by countries around the world, one that began as early as the 17th century.
Dec 6, 2013 — Currently the world's No. 14 team, the U.S. must finish in the top two among Germany (No. 2), Portugal (No. 5), and Ghana to advance. Another group will pit England against Italy, Uruguay, and Costa Rica. The tournament begins in Brazil next June.
Dec 6, 2013 — The only person known to have been cured of AIDS got a bone marrow transplant, so when two AIDS patients in Boston appeared to be free of the virus after transplants, scientists hoped they were cured, too. But the HIV virus has returned in both.
Dec 6, 2013 — Jessica Harris talks with Leah Busque, founder of TaskRabbit, an online and mobile marketplace that allows users to outsource small tasks to individuals known as taskrabbits. After, she talks to Fadi Jabur, founder of Sugar Daddy's Bakery, a chain of American-inspired cupcake shops located in the Middle East.
Dec 6, 2013 — Glynn finds a cheap place to spend the summer, at a halfway house.
Dec 6, 2013 — Shannon is a bank manager who likes to gamble. That's a problem.
Dec 6, 2013 — The monsters of Shane's night terrors tremble in fear of Shane's grandfather until his powers fail.
Dec 6, 2013 — As a teenager, Gypsee takes a job dismantling bullets in an Albanian ammunition factory to earn money for a plane ticket to America.
Dec 6, 2013 — In middle school, everyone knows Mike's secret. Mike wears a diaper. But no one has ever seen it. Until a dreaded epidemic strikes his school.