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Student Slips Over Border, Spreads Ebola to Senegal

MSNBC: Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:26pm
A student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth African nation.






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War, Terror, Pestilence and Politics

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:21pm
President Obama heads to the NATO conference amidst rising tensions with Russia, Rick Perry and Hillary Clinton hit the road (not together) and is it time for a 'reboot?'






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Stocks Rise on Strong Consumer Confidence

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:14pm
Stocks rose, with benchmark indices posting a fourth week of gains, as investors welcomed a better-than-expected read on U.S. consumer confidence.






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What is a blog?: Chuck Todd's First MTP Appearance

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:02pm
In 2004, blogs were a novelty in the world of campaign politics. And in his first ever Meet the Press appearance, Chuck Todd answers Tim Russert’s question: What is a blog?






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Joan Rivers Condition Remains 'Serious,' Daughter Says

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:50pm
Comedian Joan Rivers remains in "serious condition" at Mount Sinai in New York City after she stopped breathing during a minor procedure Thursday.






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Ex-Apple Worker Sam Sung's Business Card Nets $2,653

MSNBC: Tech & science - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:46pm
Yes, there was an Apple store specialist named Sam Sung, and yes, he sold his business card on eBay.






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8-Year-Old Triathlete Refuses to Leave Brother Behind

MSNBC: Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:46pm
Sibling love stretches across the finish line as boy swims, bikes and runs with younger brother in tow.
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Eat it or beat it? Snacks for kids

MSNBC: Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:44pm
1. Which has more fat? 4 cheese pizza bites or 4 chicken nuggets? Answer: The chicken nuggets have 15 grams of fat; 230 calories. Pizza bites almost same calories — 200 — but only 5 g fat, or 2/3rds less fat.2. Which crunchy snacks has more calories? 3 cups of "light" butter popcorn or a serving of baked tortilla chips with salsa? Answer: Chips and salsa have 125 calories.






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Where Did the 40-Hour Work Week Come From?

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:43pm
American Labor Museum Director Angelica Santomauro explains what drove the push for a 40-hour work week.






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Fighter Pilot Killed in Crash an Experienced Airman

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:38pm
Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot Jr. had more than 17 years flying F-15 fighter jets. He was killed when his F-15C Eagle crashed in Virginia Wednesday.
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Fighter Pilot Killed in Crash an Experienced Airman

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:38pm
Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot Jr. had more than 17 years flying F-15 fighter jets. He was killed when his F-15C Eagle crashed in Virginia Wednesday.






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Will Obama's No-Strategy Strategy Embolden ISIS?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:31pm
Obama took heat for saying there's no strategy yet to combating the militant group ISIS, but there remain a number of options at his disposal.






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New Ebola Vaccine Shows Promise

MSNBC: Health - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:18pm
A possible Ebola vaccine is fast-tracked for human trials as the epidemic continues to spread in West Africa. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.






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So Long, Summer! Labor Day By the Numbers

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:13pm
This week's "by the numbers" infographic breaks down the facts and figures behind the Labor Day holiday.






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So Long, Summer! Labor Day By the Numbers

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:13pm
This week's "by the numbers" infographic breaks down the facts and figures behind the Labor Day holiday.






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OSHA Investigating Shooting Instructor Death

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:06pm
The organization that oversees workplace safety is investigating the accidental killing of an Arizona range instructor by a 9-year-old girl.
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On the Road! 35 Million Hit Highways for Labor Day

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:56pm
Americans took to the beaches and open road in massive numbers on Friday to kick off one last weekend of summer fun.






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On the Road! 35 Million Hit Highways for Labor Day

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:56pm
Americans took to the beaches and open road in massive numbers on Friday to kick off one last weekend of summer fun.






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Terrorist 'Bad Apples' Tarnishing Rep of Minnesota Somalis

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:53pm
Activists working to combat terror gangs' recruitment of young men from Minnesota's Somali community are worried about their community's reputation.
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Terrorist 'Bad Apples' Tarnishing Rep of Minnesota Somalis

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:53pm
Activists working to combat terror gangs' recruitment of young men from Minnesota's Somali community are worried about their community's reputation.






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