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'I'm So Lucky': NBC News Freelancer Free of Ebola

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:52pm
The cameraman diagnosed with Ebola while working in Liberia as a freelancer for NBC News will be allowed to leave a biocontainment unit Wednesday.






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Who Is Jesse Matthew? UVA Suspect's History of Bad Acts

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:48pm
Charges in the disappearance of Hannah Graham are just the tip of the iceberg in a long, tangled criminal history for the Virginia suspect.






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Legendary Watergate-Era Washington Post Editor Dies

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:08pm
The charismatic, gravelly voiced editor who oversaw The Washington Post's coverage of the Watergate scandal was 93.






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Longtime Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies at 93

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:02pm
The Washington Post's Ben Bradlee, legendary newspaper editor, died Tuesday at the age of 93.






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Ebola Action: Feds Funnel Arrivals From West Africa

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:44pm
All travelers from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa must pass through one of five major U.S. airports with heightened entry screening.






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Toys 'R Us Pulls 'Breaking Bad' Action Figures

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:39pm
Toys 'R Us will no longer sell a line of action figures based on the characters in the ultra-violent cable series "Breaking Bad" after complaints.






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American Journalism Icon Ben Bradlee Dies at 93

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:11pm
Bradlee, the former Washington Post executive editor who oversaw the paper's Watergate coverage, passed away at the age of 93.






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Boy Raises $800K to Fight Friend's Rare Disease

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:04pm
The money is funding research at the University of Florida led by Dr. David Weinstein, who says a cure for the disease is on the horizon.






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Website to Look Up Recalled Cars Crashes

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:11pm
The government search site for drivers to look up whether their cars have been recalled because of air bag problems remained down Tuesday night.






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U.S. Girls Stopped in Germany, Apparently En Route to Syria

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:06pm
The three girls, 15 and 16, were stopped in Germany over the weekend and sent home — and there are indications the girls planned to go to Syria.






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Nurse With Ebola Upgraded to Good Condition

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:03pm
No further information was made public, but federal health officials said Nina Pham was grateful for her nationwide outpouring of support.






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FBI: Three American Girls May Have Been Trying to Join ISIS

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:56pm
Three American teenagers were detained at an airport in Germany while apparently on their way to join ISIS in Syria.
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ISIS Claims It Intercepted Weapons Dropped by U.S. Military

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:53pm
The U.S. military said one of the bundles did go off course, but was destroyed by an airstrike to keep it from falling into the wrong hands.
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Travelers From Ebola-Hit Nations to Use Only Five U.S. Airports

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:48pm
New rules are in effect for travelers from Ebola-hit countries in West Africa as the feds move to calm nerves in the U.S.
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North Korea Frees American After Months of Imprisonment

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:47pm
Jeffrey Fowle, an American detainee from Ohio, has been released, but two other Americans remain in custody in North Korea.
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Automakers Widen Recalls Over Potentially Deadly Air Bags

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:46pm
The number of recalled vehicles has grown to 16 million, and the federal government is urging car owners to get their air bags repaired immediately.
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Schools Close as Manhunt Continues for Alleged Cop-Killer

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:43pm
It was a nerve-wracking day in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains after possible sightings of suspect Eric Frein led authorities to cancel school.
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Cadaver Dog Searches Indiana Buildings in Suspected Serial Killings

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 5:49pm
Investigators used a cadaver dog Tuesday to comb abandoned buildings after a man confessed to killing seven women and hinted that there could be more.






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Consumers and Retailers Concerned About Hacking

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 5:36pm
Hackers are stealing millions of financial records from banks resulting in thefts from bank accounts, credit card accounts and businesses. Steve Handelsman reports.






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Man Tells President: 'Don't Touch My Girlfriend'

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 5:31pm
The lighthearted warning made as Barack Obama cast a ballot in early voting in Chicago elicited laughter from his embarrassed girlfriend.






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