While the U.S. record on “enhanced interrogation” outside its borders was a major part of the review, the country’s handling of domestic issues, including the criminalization of homelessness and the use of deadly force by police, was also scrutinized.
The Ebola virus has the “upper hand” in an outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, a top American health official said, adding that experts have the tools to stop it.
MONROVIA, Liberia — Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is visiting Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three hardest hit countries, this week. Nigeria has also recorded cases, but officials have expressed optimism that its spread there can be controlled. On Tuesday, Frieden