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Halloweed? Denver Police Warn About Pot-Infused Candy

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 4:28pm
Colorado cops are warning parents to keep an eye out for marijuana-laced candy in their children's trick-or-treat hauls this Halloween.

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Esai Morales: Elizabeth Pena 'Did Not Compromise'

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 4:11pm
Reflecting on friend and co-star Elizabeth Peña, an emotional Esai Morales tells NBC the late actress stood out for her dignity as a Latina actress.

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In the Clear? Ebola Patient's Contacts Near Milestone

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 3:59pm
The CDC announced new Ebola protocols for health care workers including requiring all skin to be covered.
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In the Clear: Ebola Patient's Contacts Near Milestone

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 3:59pm
The end of a three-week watch period is an important marker in the battle to contain Ebola in the United States.
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Hannah Graham Investigators Scour Remains Site

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 3:53pm
Authorities investigating Graham's disappearance were combing over a rural area Sunday where human remains were discovered the day before.
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Marathoners Fight Thick Beijing Smog on Race Day

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 3:49pm
Despite heavy pollution blanketing Beijing on Sunday, an international marathon went ahead, with face masks used to battle the smog.

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Smashing Pumpkins: Quick Cleanup After Campus Riot

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 3:48pm
Students at a New Hampshire college cleaned up on Sunday — after a pumpkin festival turned into a riot, with dozens of people arrested and injured.
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Texas Hospital Apologizes for 'Mistakes' in Ebola Treatment

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 1:55pm
"Training and education programs had not been fully deployed before the virus struck," Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital admitted in a letter Sunday.

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U.N. Ebola Chief: World 'Was Not Prepared' for This Outbreak

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 1:21pm
Anthony Banbury tells "Meet the Press" that the circumstances of the West Africa outbreak were unexpected.

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Plate Tectonics Bring Quakes ... and Life on Earth?

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 1:10pm
Plate tectonics, responsible for deadly quakes and volcanoes, may also be a key factor in the success of life as we know it, a study suggests.

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Nepal Closes Trekking Route After 38 Die in Storm

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 12:10pm
Officials closed a section of a popular Himalayan route Sunday after rescuers had to save new hikers who set out on the same deadly trails.

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#MTPSummit Experts: U.S. Is Prepared to Handle Ebola Virus

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:41am
While West Africa is in danger of an 'exponential' spread of Ebola, experts agree that the U.S. is prepared to handle the dangerous virus.

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Hope Fades for Girls' Release After New Attacks Kill Dozens

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:06am
A wave of violence erupted hours after Nigeria's government announced a truce with Boko Haram.

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'Intense Clashes' Erupt in Battle for Syrian Border Town

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 11:01am
ISIS fighters launched more than 40 mortars on Kurdish sections of Kobani, according to the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
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Vandals Bring Down Sex-Toy Shaped Sculpture in Paris

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 10:15am
Vandals attacked a giant green inflatable sculpture in one of the most famous squares in Paris.

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Ebola Travel Ban: Health Officials Call It a Big Mistake

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 9:54am
There are reasons the U.S. hasn't enacted a travel ban on Ebola-stricken countries: It could actually make things worse, health officials say.

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Pope Francis: Church Should Not Fear Change

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 9:42am
Bishops failed to reach consensus on the two most divisive issues at the synod: on welcoming gays and divorced and civilly remarried couples.

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U.S. Needs More Ebola-Ready Hospitals: NIH Official

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 9:07am
Dr. Anthony Fauci says more U.S. hospitals need to be equipped to handle and treat Ebola patients.

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Toddler Killed, Brother Injured at Homeless Shelter

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 8:51am
A 3-year-old girl is dead after being found bruised and unconscious in a Brooklyn homeless shelter near her injured 5-year-old brother.

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Cruise Docked: Hospital Worker Tests Negative for Ebola

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 8:30am
By Monday, the hospital worker will no longer have to monitor her health or adhere to any travel restrictions, the CDC said.
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