U-Md. Plays Role in Ebola Vaccine Test in AfricaForty years of vaccine research in far-flung places helped a University of Maryland professor land an important role in the fight against Ebola.
CBS News: Algerian Official Confirms Air Algerie Flight Carrying 116 People CrashedAn Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from radar, the official Algerian news agency said Thursday.
State Department: 1 American Dead in Algerian StandoffOne American worker at a natural gas complex in Algeria has been found dead, U.S. officials said Friday as the Obama administration sought to secure the release of Americans still being held by militants on the third day of the hostage standoff in the Sahara.