Wednesday, December 3, 2014

China Quiet as Hong Kong, Taiwan Challenges Grow



VOAVideo: China Quiet as Hong Kong, Taiwan Challenges Grow

At a meeting in Brussels Wednesday, senior officials from more than 60 countries pledged to continue their fight against the militant Islamic State group for, in the words of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, “as long as it takes.” VOA’s Al Pessin reports from London.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

East Meets West to Treat Alzheimer's Patients

VOA Learning English:  East Meets West to Treat Alzheimer's Patients

But researchers in California say a new way of treating Alzheimer’s disease is showing promise for reversing some of that memory loss. The new treatment combines western medicine with eastern philosophy – ideas rooted in Asian religions.  (listen)