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  • Dr. Barbara Ihrke shares experience with Zika virus

    By Lauren Carpenter and Navar Watson An Indiana Wesleyan University administrator is diagnosed with the Zika virus, the first human case in Indiana. Dr. Barbara Ihrke, vice president of academic affairs in the School of Nursing, traveled to La Gonave, an island off of the coast of Haiti, Jan. 16. She taught a transcultural nursing…

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  • Syrian rebels demand U.S. action ahead of peace talks

    By John Irish and Louis Charbonneau PARIS/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Rebel groups urged U.S. President Barack Obama to do more to stop Russian bombing raids in Syria as pressure mounted on Washington for greater commitment towards resolving the five-year-old war ahead of a new round of peace talks this week. World powers are meeting in…

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  • Billionaire Trump, Senator Sanders win New Hampshire primary: networks

    By James Oliphant and Amanda Becker MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - Billionaire businessman Donald Trump won New Hampshire's Republican presidential nominating contest on Tuesday, while U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont won the Democratic primary over Hillary Clinton, U.S. television networks said after early results. Trump's win solidifies his front-runner status in the race to be…

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