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Ebola: Keeping patients alive as body fights back
People who shared an apartment with the country's first Ebola patient are emerging from quarantine healthy. And while Thomas Eric Duncan died and two U.S. nurses were infected caring for him, there...
October 20, 2014 04:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Turkey says it helps Kurdish fighters enter Syria
UPDATE: Turkey said it was helping Iraqi Kurdish fighters cross into Syria to support their brethren fighting Islamic State militants in a key border town, although activists inside embattled Koban...
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Suspect in Virginia abduction charged in DC area rape
UPDATE: The suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington, D.C., in 2005.
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6-year-old buying bubblegum killed in drive-by
UPDATE: A 6-year-old girl was killed during a drive-by shooting while shopping for bubblegum with her father at a convenience store in Kansas City, according to police, who are vowing to find those...
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Georgia storm caused estimated $6 million in damage
The Georgia Insurance Commissioner says consumers have reported multimillion dollar insured losses from a storm that included several tornadoes.
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Court unseals divorce file of Alabama federal judge
The newly unsealed divorce record of an Alabama federal judge arrested on a domestic violence charge shows he quickly asked a court to restrict public access to the documents after his then-wife as...
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Atlanta officials to unveil regional heath guide - Man falls off waterfall in north Georgia mountains - Man dies in police custody during breath test - Court unseals divorce ...
October 20, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oscar Pistorius to finally learn his sentence
Oscar Pistorius will finally learn his fate Tuesday when a judge is expected to announce the Olympic runner's sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
October 20, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia agency to upgrade phone system
AUGUSTA — Georgia Division of Family and Children Services officials say they’re revamping the agency’s phone system to prevent callers from being automatically disconnected during peak call times....
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Everglades trail surveyed for cultural artifacts
Archaeologists are poking through the muck under a boardwalk in Everglades National Park, looking for evidence of a prehistoric culture.
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Ebola patient released from Atlanta hospital
The unidentified Ebola patient who's been treated in Atlanta since early September has been released.
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APNewsBreak: Colorado seeks ban on most edible pot
UPDATE: Colorado health officials want to ban many edible forms of marijuana, including brownies, cookies and most candies, limiting legal sales of pot-infused food to lozenges and some liquids.
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Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola
UPDATE: A new concern over the spread of Ebola surfaced recently when a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who searched the apartment of the first patient to die from the virus in the U.S. started feel...
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Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings
UPDATE: Police investigating the slayings of seven northwestern Indiana women whose bodies were found over the weekend said Monday it could be the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has ...
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Pilot identified in fatal Georgia small plane crash
Authorities have identified a man who died in a fiery small plane crash in Hall County.
October 20, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia governor details Ebola Response Team
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has assembled an Ebola Response Team to prepare the state for any local occurrences of the virus.
October 20, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'
Doctors who survived Ebola in Nigeria credited heavy doses of fluids with saving their lives as the World Health Organization declared the country Ebola-free Monday, a rare victory in the battle ag...
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Warming Earth heading for hottest year on record
UPDATE: Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say.
October 20, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boston bomb case judge wants 1,000 juror summonses
At least 1,000 people will be summoned and asked to fill out questionnaires for the jury in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a federal judge said Monday.
October 20, 2014 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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