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First Ebola case is diagnosed in US

Federal health officials have confirmed that a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola.

British warplanes launch first strikes in Iraq

British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon says British warplanes launched airstrikes against fighters from the Islamic State group in Iraq for the first...

Police: Shots fired at school, one student hurt

A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday.

Kurds seize Iraq-Syria border post Sunni tribe joins fight against ISIS

Iraqi Kurdish troops drove Islamic State fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria on...

Microsoft skips Windows 9 to emphasize advances

The next version of Microsoft's flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips version 9 to emphasize advances it is making...

Hong Kong democracy protesters swell as National Day begins

Pro‑democracy protests swelled in Hong Kong at the start of a two‑day holiday that may bring record numbers to rallies spreading throughout the...

Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when...

Algeria identifies suspects in Frenchman's beheading

Algeria has identified suspects in the kidnapping and beheading of French tourist Herve Gourdel, the justice minister said Tuesday, as the North Africa...

White House breach unacceptable, 'will never happen again': Chief

U. S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson said on Tuesday the recent White House breach by a man...