The New Stuff


Liberia will be Ebola-free by Christmas, says president

Liberia's president on Monday urged her countrymen to double their efforts to reach the government's goal of having zero new cases by Dec. 25, a target some experts have described as highly ambitious. "We've set a pretty tough target. But when ...


Abandoned baby survived in Sydney drain for five days

A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for five days before passers-by heard his cries, police said Monday. The week-old baby was in serious but stable condition in ...


Real Estate Joins Brazil’s Big Startup Industries

 Editor’s note: Julie Ruvolo is a freelance writer and editor of and  Add real estate to the industries that have captured the attention of venture investors in Brazil. Real estate marketplace ...