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EDM Thursday Briefing: UCLA Shooting, Fed Decision in Jamar Clark Case, Zika Findings, Syrian Aid

A UCLA professor is allegedly shot dead in a murder-suicide, federal authorities decide not to pursue civil rights prosecution in the Jamar Clark case, researchers discover a possible answer to how Zika virus is passed from mother to fetus, and the UN will discuss making humanitarian air drops to besieged areas of Syria.

WHO: Zika Likely Linked to Wider Range of Birth Defects

EDM Monday Briefing: Ecuador Mourns, U.S. and North Korea Trade Jabs, Online Fraud Soars

Ecuador mourns the loss of nearly 700 in the recent earthquake as the United Nations calls for millions in aid, North Korea says it will halt its nuclear exercises if the U.S. and South Korea halt their joint military exercises, the U.S. quickly rejects the offer, and a recent report reveals that the rate of online fraud is soaring.

EDM Tuesday Briefing: Sea Ice, Elizabethkingia Outbreak, North Korea Missiles, San Bernardino iPhone

EDM Tuesday Briefing: Water Shortages Rise Globally, Air Strikes Continue in Syria, Severe Winter Storms Linger

Research indicates that severe water shortages may be more prevalent across the world than originally thought, air strikes hit Syria just days after an agreed upon "cessation of hostilities," and winter weather advisories continue on the East Coast.

EDM Monday Briefing: Tropical Storm Arthur Becomes First Named Storm of 2020 Hurricane Season