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world New York Officials Urge Calm Amid Ebola Diagnosis

New York Gov. Cuomo said he planned to ride all of the subway lines used by a 33-year-old physician who has been diagnosed with Ebola after returning from Guinea.

6 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Ebola Vaccine Trials Due December

Plans for the first efficacy trials of Ebola vaccines in West Africa have been moved up one month to December, a World Health Organization official said.

9 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: Day In Pictures 10.24.14

School Shooting In Washington State, 1st Ebola Case In NYC, Spider-Man Joins Hong Kong Protest.

10 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Two NorCal deputies dead after shootings, suspect in custody

Authorities said a man believed to have fatally shot two Northern California deputies Friday was in custody after a massive manhunt.

12 minutes ago // Newsvine

world Anti-Semitism: Another cost of bigotry The Economist

New research finds a link between persecution of Jews and distrust in finance THE assertion that Jews “control” finance is commonplace among anti-Semites. A new academic study finds that people who live in areas of Germany where persecution of Jews was most i …

16 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi issues order after 30 soldiers were killed in gun and bomb attack in the country's north.

20 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world In Jesse Fleming's 'The Halftime Show,' the spectacle is all around us

Typically, the halftime show at a sporting event is a spectacle designed to be passively received. Jesse Fleming's version, an absorbing video installation at 356 Mission, inverts the form while retaining some of the format.

22 minutes ago // BBC

world Cancer-killing cells made in the lab

Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.

26 minutes ago // BBC

world 'Edging toward the EU exit?' - the front pages

Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional 1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.

27 minutes ago // Reuters

world U.S. says Palestinian-American killed by Israeli forces

RAMALLAH West Bank Reuters - Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian-American youth during clashes on Friday, the U.S. State Department said, calling for a quick and transparent investigation.

30 minutes ago // New York Times

world Sinosphere Blog: The Storm of Reality: Chinese Poetic Voices From the Lower Tier of Society

Reacting to a far more complicated, and in some ways tougher, reality than when a last wave of poetry caught public attention in the 1980s, new voices are emerging from Chinas working class.

31 minutes ago // Reuters

world Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel

ISMAILIA Reuters - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year.

31 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world China's Nuclear Subs Alter Strategic Balance

With far-ranging new nuclear subs, China is rattling Asias balance of power, challenging the U.S. and risking an undersea contest with echoes of Tom Clancy and the Cold War.

39 minutes ago // BBC

world US golf boss sacked in Poulter row

Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, is sacked after calling Ian Poulter a "little girl" on social media.

39 minutes ago // BBC

world US golf boss sacked in Poulter row

Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, is sacked after calling Ian Poulter a 'little girl' on social media.

39 minutes ago // BBC

world US golf boss sacked in Poulter row

Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, has been removed from his position after calling Ian Poulter a 'little girl'.

39 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi issues order after 27 soldiers were killed in gun and bomb attack in the country's north.

40 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Fond, and not-so-fond, remembrances of college football's poll system

A few days from now, eyes will be fixed on the first top-25 list released by the College Football Playoff selection committee.

41 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Mailbag: What if baseball were more like college football?

Each week during the college football season, national analyst Chris Dufresne will burn a timeout to answer questions and exchange opinions. You can email him at chris.dufresnelatimes.com and reach him on Twitter: DufresneLATimes.

41 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Mailbag: What if baseball were more like college football?

Applying the football playoff system to baseball would produce fabulous games and TV ratings

43 minutes ago // CBS

world Lamar Odom won't sign Khloe Kardashian divorce papers

The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star is reportedly having trouble getting her estranged husband to make their split official

44 minutes ago // BBC

world The hardship posting to end all hardship postings

The furnace-like island that may have inspired an English idiom.

45 minutes ago // ABC

world Dominican Agents Detain Woman With $70K in Stomach

Dominican officers arrest woman found with $70,000 in her stomach, $69,000 hidden in suitcase

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Motti Casa opens in Studio City, showcases global goods

Nora Natali wanted her new Studio City showroom to be eclectic, just like her favorite Paris boutiques, Merci Paris and Colette: casual but elegant with a French twist, she says.

47 minutes ago // BBC

world Used car buyers 'need more support'

Better protection is needed for consumers buying used cars, says a commission studying the high level of complaints against the sector.

47 minutes ago // CBS

world Martin Scorsese to produce "Grateful Dead" doc

The "Wolf of Wall Street" director is teaming up with noted documentarian Amir Bar-Lev to mark a half-century since the group first formed

49 minutes ago // BBC

world Cost of driving licence to be cut

The cost of getting a driving licence is being cut following a recent public consultation, the government says.

49 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Girls' volleyball: More forfeits coming in City Section uniform controversy

North Hollywood isn't the only girls' volleyball team in the East Valley Valley that's going to have to forfeit a match for wearing uniforms that didn't match their school colors.

50 minutes ago // Fox News

world Dominican officers arrest woman found with $70,000 in her stomach, $69,000 hidden in suitcase

Dominican Republic officials say they have arrested a woman who was carrying more than $70,000 in her stomach and $69,000 hidden inside her suitcase.

50 minutes ago // The Independent

world Postcard from... Rome

Pope Francis has sent a Vatican emissary to clean up the diocese of Albenga in Liguria, where tales of tattooed priests working as barmen and padres posing shirtless with their gay lovers on websites are said to have shocked some of the locals.

50 minutes ago // The Independent

world Photographer captures the lost legacy of Justo Justo's Filipino Home of the Golden Gays

Tita go tayo sa gay bar para makapang-hada? Haha, Nol Coward. Etsos lang. Was na datung. Ooh Itich na Jombre super viola. Ako Fillet O'Fish kanya. Anik antibiotic? Ikaw ay Murriah Carey?

50 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Amir Nikravan paintings at home in intellectualized hall of mirrors

Amir Nikravan's paintings occupy the preternaturally calm eye of a cerebral storm. They spur a heady buzz of questions, yet are rather quiet, visually. They exist for the sake of contradiction and complication.

50 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world A ring of sparks in the night

Every month, a group known as Conquer L.A. tours Los Angeles with local photographers.

52 minutes ago // NPR

world No Quick Fixes For Drivers Affected By Air Bag Recall

The massive auto recall announced this week is different than most. It affects more than one-third of air bags on the road and there are no simple fixes, short of a full air bag replacement.

54 minutes ago // CBS

world Kelly Osbourne gets tattoo for Joan Rivers

The "Fashion Police" star paid tribute to her late friend by getting a bumblebee tattoo on her right shoulder

55 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Two Dead, Including Gunman, in School Shooting Near Seattle

Ambulances raced away with the injured from Marysville-Pilchuck High School to a nearby hospital where 25 doctors responded to the shooting.