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Dallas ER sent Ebola-infected patient home

A Dallas emergency room sent a man with Ebola home last week, even though he told a nurse that he had been in disease‑ravaged West Africa, and...

Faceoff in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong and crowds of students blocked the entrances to government headquarters Thursday as midnight approached — the...

Undoing quick as support vanished for Pierson

One lesson from Julia Pierson's short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can't keep secrets from...

Islamic State presses assault on Syrian border town, Kurds warn Turkey

SURUC Turkey/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State insurgents pushed on with their assault on a Syrian...

Man gets 30-year term for Oregon bomb plot

One thousand, four hundred and six days after he screamed "God is great" while police officers dragged him into a waiting van, a young Somali...

Five people contract Ebola every hour in Sierra Leone

Five people are being infected with Ebola every hour in Sierra Leone and demand for treatment beds is far outstripping supply, the Save the Children...

More than 4,000 hogs die in fire at NC farm

A fire at a farm in central North Carolina has killed more than 4,000 hogs.