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Marine Presumed Dead After Bailing Out Into Persian Gulf

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:04am
Two pilots and two enlisted personnel were aboard the MV-22B Osprey when it took off from USS Makin Island on Wednesday in the Persian Gulf.
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Are U.S. Hospitals Really Ready to Tackle Ebola?

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:57am
The hospital that initially sent home a man sickened with Ebola highlights an urgent need to better train medical staff on the virus, experts say.






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Porn Email Scandal Grips Pennsylvania Capitol

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:54am
A scandal over emails containing pornography by current and former members of the attorney general's office has gripped the Pennsylvania Capitol.
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'Umbrella Revolution' Protesters Scuffle With Rivals

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:43am
There were scuffles between pro-democracy campaigners and Beijing supporters Friday, hours after Hong Kong’s leader agreed to open talks.






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Powerful Storm Column Bears Down on Nashville

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:30am
Damaging winds left more than 250,000 homes and businesses without power across Texas on Thursday and tornadoes were reported Arkansas and Missouri.






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It's Not Tough to Avoid Airport Screenings for Ebola

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:12am
People who contract Ebola in West Africa can get through airport screenings and onto a plane with a lie and a lot of ibuprofen, healthcare experts say.






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Disney Ferris Wheel Breaks Down, Stranding Riders

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:29am
California Adventure Ferris wheel riders were stranded for about 90 minutes in high heat on Thursday after the ride broke down.






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Hundreds of Thousands Lose Power in Severe Storms

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:46pm
A line of powerful thunderstorms rumbled across the middle of the country Thursday, grounding flights in Chicago and Dallas.
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Hundreds of Thousands Lose Power in Severe Storms

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:46pm
A line of powerful thunderstorms rumbled across the middle of the country Thursday, grounding flights in Chicago and Dallas.
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Take Cover: Power Out, Flights Grounded by Severe Storms

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:46pm
A line of powerful thunderstorms rumbled across the middle of the country Thursday, grounding flights in Chicago and Dallas.






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NBC's Dr. Nancy: 'We Present Zero to Minimal Risk'

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:46pm
The NBC News freelancer who tested positive for Ebola in Liberia was diagnosed early, and his reporting team is healthy, NBC's Dr. Nancy Snyderman said.






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Human Error Not to Blame for Missed Diagnosis: Hospital

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 10:26pm
The Dallas hospital that mistakenly sent home a man who had Ebola says flawed software and not human error caused doctors to miss the diagnosis.
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Global Seafloor Survey Reveals Volcanic Wonderland

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 9:46pm
A new map of Earth's ocean floor reveals towering volcanoes, hidden gashes where supercontinents ripped apart and other never-before-seen features.






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Ebola Patient's Texas Family Frets About Hugs, Kisses

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 9:21pm
Children showered Thomas Edward Duncan with hugs and kisses the weekend he fell ill with the virus, a relative says.






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Ebola Victim's Mom: 'I Pray for You to Get Well'

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 8:54pm
Thomas Eric Duncan's mother says in a video message she's sure God will find a way for them to see each other again.






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How One Pair of Glasses Can Make a Difference to Many

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 8:40pm
Joe Carbone was a New York kid who loved trouble and hated school. But he caught a break as a teen: he had his eyes tested and got glasses.
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Appeals Court Lets Texas Enforce Strict Abortion Law

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:57pm
A federal appeals court allowed Texas to begin enforcing tough new abortion restrictions while it considers a challenge to the sweeping law.






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Disease Detectives Cast Wide Ebola Net in Dallas

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:33pm
Disease detectives are casting a wide net in trying to track down anyone who might have been exposed to Ebola from a patient in Dallas.






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Brian Williams: The Olympics No One Seems to Want

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:32pm
The only two places left in the running to host 'the Olympics no one seems to want' are Beijing and a resort in Kazakhstan.
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Make the Case: Is the U.N. Effective?

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:59pm
Josh Muravchik, of the Foreign Policy Institute of Johns Hopkins, and Phyllis Bennis, of the Institute for Policy Studies, debate whether the UN is still necessary.
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