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A Few Ebola Cases Likely In U.S., Air Traffic Analysis Predicts

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:11pm

What are the chances somebody with Ebola will fly to the U.S. by late September? One team of scientists says it could be as high as 18 percent. And the risk is even higher for the U.K.

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Checking In On Afghanistan As NATO Talks Begin

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:06pm

The presidential election is still unresolved, the Taliban continues to commit and threaten violence and the economy is hurting.

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Misplaced IV Line Responsible For Botched Oklahoma Execution, Report Finds

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:01pm

The report says the IV line delivered the fatal dosage of drugs to the surrounding tissue rather than directly into the bloodstream, resulting in the prolonged execution of Clayton D. Lockett.

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Health Law Gets Reprieve As Appeals Court Agrees To Rehear Key Case

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:01am

The District of Columbia Court of Appeals' decision overrides a July ruling by a three-judge panel that imperiled subsidies for people buying insurance in states that rely on the federal exchange.

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Liberia's Information Minister Admits Mistakes, Defends Actions

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:40am

In efforts to defeat Ebola, the government could have done better, says Lewis Brown. But he stands by the tough calls that have been made — including the controversial quarantine in West Point.

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Deal With It, Headbangers — Babymetal Is Here

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:38am

Like it or not, Babymetal — a trio of teenaged Japanese singers who fuse bubbly pop with heavy riffs — is one of the biggest stories in heavy metal in 2014.

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The Science Behind Baking Your Ideal Chocolate Chip Cookie

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:20am

Whatever your pleasure — crispy, soft, gooey or nicely tanned — it's easy to customize the classic Nestle Toll House chocolate chip cookie. Just follow these expert tips.

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BP Acted With Gross Negligence In Gulf Oil Spill, Federal Judge Rules

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 9:59am

The ruling could cost BP billions of dollars. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier found that BP acted recklessly and was mostly responsible for the biggest oil spill in U.S. history.

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