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usa Fiance of New York Ebola Patient to Return to Apartment

New York City health officials were preparing to release the fiance of a recently diagnosed Ebola patient to her Manhattan apartment where she will remain under quarantine.

28 minutes ago // MSNBC

usa Meet the Newest Variety of Apple

Researchers have created a new breed of apple and its the first one since they created the popular honey crisp variety.

29 minutes ago // ABC

usa Dallas Nurse Who Survived Ebola Must Wait for Dog

County official: Dallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for reunion with pet spaniel

30 minutes ago // New York Times

usa New Hampshires Tight Senate Race Keeps Focus on Baggage

Scott Brown has gained traction in a potentially pivotal Senate race by lashing the Democratic incumbent, Jeanne Shaheen, to President Obama.

33 minutes ago // MSNBC

usa The Untold Story of Woman Who Died Working Three Jobs

Maria Leonor Fernandes, 32, died of gas fumes as she slept in her car in New Jersey in between working one of her three part-time jobs.

42 minutes ago // CBS

usa School shooting victims remain critically injured

Four students hospitalized following cafeteria shooting spree; 3 in critical condition with gunshot wounds to the head

44 minutes ago // USA Today

usa After harrowing journey, teen in migrant limbo

Teen who survived kidnappings and walk through desert now awaits fate in court.

48 minutes ago // Reuters

usa Neighbors in custody following murder of Indiana boy, 13: police

CHICAGO Reuters - A 13-year-old Gary, Indiana boy was shot multiple times and killed, and a man and woman from his neighborhood are in custody, police said on Saturday.

50 minutes ago // Mercury News

usa Yosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears away from humans

Rangers at Yosemite National Park are in a constant battle to keep wild black bears -- with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws and jaws -- far away from humans.

55 minutes ago // MSNBC

usa Big One Ahead? Huge Quakes Surge in Past Decade

The global rate of great earthquakes nearly tripled in recent years, but does that portend a problem for unruptured faults along the northwest U.S.?

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

usa 10,000 contracted Ebola in West Africa, WHO reports

JOHANNESBURG More than 10,000 people in West Africa are believed to have contracted Ebola in the biggest outbreak of the deadly disease, and nearly 5,000 have died, according to the latest World Health Organization report, amid concerns about a potential spread of the disease in Mali.Fears rose about how many people may have been infected by a 2-year-old girl before she died Friday in Mali.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Big One Ahead? Monster Earthquakes Surge in Past Decade

The global rate of great earthquakes nearly tripled in recent years, but does that portend a problem for unruptured faults along the northwest U.S.?

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Calif. cop-killer suspect with AR-15-type assault weapon captured after tense manhunt, cops say

A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said.

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Raw: NYC mayor eats at The Meatball Shop

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio had lunch at The Meatball Shop in Manhattan, four days after Dr. Craig Spencer ate there. Spencer was diagnosed with Ebola on Thursday. Oct. 25

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Hawaii Officials Warn of Possible Lava Evacuation

Residents in path of Hawaii lava told to prepare for possible evacuation in 3 to 5 days

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Voices: Volunteer doctors protect us from Ebola

Hospital workers may be at high risk, but the average American is not.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Law Lets I.R.S. Seize Accounts on Suspicion, No Crime Required

Using a law designed to help catch drug traffickers, racketeers and terrorists by tracking their cash, the government has gone after run-of-the-mill business owners and wage earners.

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Residents in path of Hawaii lava told to prepare for possible evacuation in 3 to 5 days

Hawaii authorities are telling residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to give days.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Teacher Tried to Stop Washington State Shooting

Authorities say school worker tried to stop gunman in lunchroom at Seattle-area high school

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

usa Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola

NEW YORK A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.But the sketchy details of how such quarantines will be handled drew sharp criticism from humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders while infectious disease experts said many of the logistics about enforcement are likely still up in

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Downtown Phoenix Hotel Evacuated by Fire

Fire breaks out at Sheraton hotel in downtown Phoenix; No injuries reported

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Hospital identifies girls shot at high school in Washington state

Hospital officials on Saturday identified two girls who were critically injured when a freshman football player opened fire at a Washington high school. Police also confirmed reports that a school cafeteria worker helped stop the shooter's rampage.

1 hour ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Family 'in shock' after shooting at Washington state high school

Hospital officials on Saturday identified two girls who were critically injured when a freshman football player opened fire at a Washington high school. Police also confirmed reports that a school cafeteria worker helped stop the shooter's rampage.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Tested Negative for Ebola, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine

Kaci Hickox, who was being quarantined at a New Jersey hospital after working with Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, criticized a frenzy of disorganization in an essay posted online.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Tested Negative, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine

Kaci Hickox, quarantined in Newark after arriving from West Africa, tested negative for Ebola and posted an essay online in which she criticized the way she was treated at the airport.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Ebola Nurse Quarantined in New Jersey Slams Rules

Kaci Hickox, who tested negative for Ebola but is under quarantine in New Jersey, said new rules will discourage aid workers from helping in Africa.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Yosemite Rangers Try to Keep Hungry Bears at Bay

Yosemite rangers struggle to keep hungry wild black bears from visitors' food

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Marine's death in Iraq under investigation

The fatality is the second of a Marine supporting efforts to combat Islamic State.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Guardrail Maker to Halt Device Sales Amid Safety Concerns

Trinity Industries is halting sales of its controversial ET-Plus guardrail system, a device meant to protect motorists across the country that instead has been blamed by accident victims for dozens of injuries and deaths.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Ebola Nurse Quarantined in N.J. Criticizes Rules

Kaci Hickox, who tested negative for Ebola but is under quarantine in New Jersey, said new rules will discourage aid workers from helping in Africa.

2 hours ago // CBS

usa Preview: Don Thompson, the "Big Cheese" at McDonald's

When Don Thompson took the reins at McDonald's two years ago as its first African-American CEO, his charge was to make the Golden Arches golden again. Watch a preview of a profile by correspondent Lee Cowan, to be broadcast on "Sunday Morning."

2 hours ago // Los Angeles Times

usa In key election states, conservative groups build a ground game

For much of her 17 years as a financial planner, Molly Vogt never imagined she'd become a political activist. But she was outraged by the financial crisis, launching an economy-focused women's group called "My Purse Politics" and ultimately taking a full-time job with Americans for...

2 hours ago // MSNBC

usa First-Year Teacher Intercepted Washington Gunman

A social studies teacher, who has only been full-time at the school for a couple of months, tried to stop a student shooter in the cafeteria Friday.

2 hours ago // MSNBC

usa First-Year Teacher Intercepted Marysville Shooter

A social studies teacher, who has only been full-time at the school for a couple of months, tried to stop a student shooter in the cafeteria Friday.

2 hours ago // ABC

usa Guardrail Manufacturer to Halt Device Sales Amid Safety Concerns

Trinity Industries is halting sales of its controversial ET-Plus guardrail system, a device meant to protect motorists across the country that instead has been blamed by accident victims for dozens of injuries and deaths.