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Civilian PTSD: Research on Wars, Jet Ordeal Might Help

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:53pm
Vast military research — aided by such new studies as a look at a sky-high brush with death — may help the many civilians suffering from PTSD.






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Slain American Journalist's Parents: 'He Was a Martyr for Freedom'

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:47pm
The journalist's mother and father said they did not watch the video of his beheading but are "haunted" by his cruel death.






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Obama: 'No Just God Would Stand For What They Did'

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:35pm
The president planned to speak after the militant group ISIS beheaded an American journalist.






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Deadliest Strain: Drug Cures Ebola Cousin in Monkeys

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:34pm
A new drug cured monkeys infected with Marburg virus even after they began showing symptoms, researchers say.
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Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:48pm
Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old Queens stroke victim.
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Journalists Targeted: Killing Is Latest in Bloody Trend

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:16pm
The murder of James Foley is the latest in a long, bloody trend.
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Liberian Soldiers Seal Slum to Halt Ebola

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:11pm
Members of Liberia's Ebola Task Force enforced a quarantine on the West Point slum in Monrovia.
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Hamas Warns Flights Against Landing in Israel

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 1:05pm
A Hamas spokesman warned airlines against landing at Ben Gurion International Airport starting at 6 a.m. Thursday.
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Maine Hermit Speaks: 'I Just Walked Away'

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:49pm
Christopher Knight told GQ magazine he had no plans and no map when he vanished into the woods in 1986.






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Watching James Foley Video May Mean Charges in U.K.

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:40pm
Counterterrorism police in the U.K. warned it may be an offense to watch a video purportedly showing American journalist James Foley being beheaded.






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Smoked Out: 9,000 Pounds of Pot Seized in Texas

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:38pm
The local street value of the marijuana, seized from the town north of the Mexico border, is estimated at $10 million.
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Watch Live: Obama Speaks on ISIS Killing of American Journalist

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:27pm
The president planned to speak after the militant group ISIS beheaded an American journalist.






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Protesters Try to Blockade Pakistan's Parliament

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:07pm
Tahir ul Qadri, a cleric who is one of the movement’s leaders, told his followers to "surround parliament and not let anyone in our out."
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All Eyes on Holder: Attorney General Arrives in Ferguson

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:04pm
The attorney general promised a “fair and thorough” federal inquiry.
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Protesters Gather at Courthouse Near Ferguson

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:49am
The protesters yelled, “Hands up! Don’t shoot!” — a refrain from the 11 nights of demonstrations against the killing of Michael Brown.
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Guru Who Took Yoga Mainstream Dies at 95

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:45am
An Indian yoga guru credited with making the practice popular in the United States has died aged 95, the country's prime minister said.
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Guru Who Took Yoga Mainstream Dies at 95

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:45am
An Indian yoga guru credited with making the practice popular in the United States has died aged 95, the country's prime minister said.






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