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Hairy Holdup: 'Bearded Bandit' Hits Another Bank

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 4:20am
The FBI says he is responsible for two bank heists in the San Diego area.

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Dozens Missing After Freak Nepal Blizzard Kills 20

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 4:06am
The Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal told NBC News that "at least 70" people are missing.

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Nurse May Have Had Ebola Symptoms on Jet, Airline Says

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 1:16am
Frontier Airlines said in a letter to employees that the CDC warned about "the possibility" an Ebola-sickened nurse had symptoms aboard a flight.

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California Man Mauled by Pit Bulls Dies

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:09am
Juan Fernandez, 59, succumbed to the injuries he suffered after a pack of dogs attacked him and his 77-year-old mother Tuesday.

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Hospital Official: 'We Are Deeply Sorry' for Ebola Mistakes

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 11:53pm
Dr. Daniel Varga will testify before a House subcommittee Thursday and apologize for errors it made in diagnosing Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan.

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Electric Fan Nearly Derails Florida Gubernatorial Debate

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:55pm
Gov. Rick Scott debated Democratic challenger Charlie Crist on Wednesday night, but not before a surreal dispute over a fan.

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Nurse With Ebola Arrives at Emory

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:28pm
A nurse sickened with Ebola has been admitted to Atlanta’s Emory University Hospital, where she'll be the fourth patient to be treated for the virus.

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CDC Did Not Tell Ebola Nurse Not to Fly

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:19pm
The second Ebola-infected nurse from a Dallas hospital contacted the CDC officials on Monday to check if she could get on a plane with a fever.

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'La Bamba' Actress Elizabeth Pena Dies at 55

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:13pm
"La Bamba" and "Lone Star" actress Elizabeth Pena has died. She was 55.

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Blizzards, Avalanches Kill Eight Foreign Hikers in Nepal

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:39pm
Eight foreign hikers were among at least 20people killed in Nepal by unseasonal blizzards and avalanches triggered by the tail of cyclone Hudhud.
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Watch Live: Red Wings vs. Bruins

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:05pm
Tonight’s Red Wings vs. Bruins “Rivalry Night” showdown.

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Bioethicist: 10 Things America Needs to Do About Ebola

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:49pm
What would an ethics analysis reveal about what has been done and what still needs to be done? Here are the top 10 from bioethicist Arthur Caplan.

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Special Needs Teens Crowned Homecoming King and Queen

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:34pm
Hannah and Gus are both special needs students, but their coronation was no mean-spirited prank.
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Hunt for the Crown: Royals Win Trip to World Series

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 7:31pm
Kansas City sealed the deal Wednesday with a 2-1 win over Baltimore and go to the World Series for the first time since 1985.

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Was Dust Bowl Drought Worst in Thousand Years in U.S.?

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:56pm
The drought of 1934 in the North American Plains was 30 percent more severe than the next worst in the past millenium, NASA said.
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Dallas Judge Wants Mass Transit Ban for Ebola Workers

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:16pm
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said he'll seek an order barring staffers who came into contact with an Ebola patient from taking mass transit.

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'Perfectly Safe': Obama Looks to Quell Ebola Fears

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:14pm
President Obama addressed the media late Wednesday after having convened a meeting with the agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response.

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Texas Ebola Patient Flown to Atlanta for Treatment

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 6:05pm
Amber Joy Vinson, the Texas nurse who tested positive for Ebola after treating a patient who died, is being transferred to Emory Hospital.

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Texas Ebola Patient Being Put on Plane to Atlanta

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:54pm
Amber Joy Vinson, the Texas nurse who tested positive for Ebola after treating a patient who died, is being transferred to Emory Hospital.

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Barney's Version: Neil Patrick Harris Will Host the Oscars

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 5:32pm
Neil Patrick Harris will host the 87th Academy Awards on Feb. 22, 2015, he confirmed via a video he tweeted out on Wednesday.

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