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Travels and health travails of Thomas Eric Duncan

CNN: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:18am
Days after arriving from Liberia, Thomas Eric Duncan twice went to a Dallas hospital after falling ill. The second time, he was admitted and later confirmed to have Ebola, the first such case diagnosed in the United States.
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Top Mexican drug lord caught

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:16am
Troops closed in on one of Mexico's most wanted drug lords Wednesday, nabbing him at a seafood restaurant in a popular tourist destination.
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Scientists find potential way to treat cold-triggered asthma

FOX News: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:16am
British scientists have identified a sequence of biological events that could trigger life-threatening asthma attacks in people suffering from colds -- a finding that holds the potential for developing more effective medicines.
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US nears solution for safe disposal of Ebola medical waste

FOX News: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:13am
The United States is days away from settling the critical question of how hospitals should handle and dispose of medical waste from Ebola patients, a government official said on Wednesday.
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TLC saves dog covered in tar

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:12am
A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually saved by a four-hour rescue operation.
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Early gluten exposure no protection against celiac disease

FOX News: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:07am
Conventional wisdom says that exposing a baby to small amounts of gluten around the age of four to six months may prevent the child from developing celiac disease, but two new studies suggest it makes no difference.
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China Turns Screw on Hong Kong's 'Umbrella Revolution'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:06am
China began to turn the screw on the 'Umbrella Revolution’ Thursday, warning of “chaos” as protesters surrounded government buildings.






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UVA suspect investigated in '03 assault

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:06am
The man charged with the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was also investigated for sexual assault when he was in college more than a decade ago.
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Study finds weak evidence for garlic in high blood pressure

FOX News: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:05am
A new analysis of past clinical trials using garlic supplements against high blood pressure finds a modest benefit, but researchers urge longer, more rigorous studies to assess the popular alternative “treatment.”
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Want a job on Wall Street? Go to UPenn or Georgetown

CNN: Business - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:04am
To get a job on Wall Street, you need tenacity, above average math skills and, it appears, a degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown or Yale.
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11 most amazing train stations

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:02am
Whether they're blasting over the tracks in Germany or Japan, trains offer travelers a chance to sit back and relax as they ride through some of the world's most incredible scenery.
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Dallas Ebola patient vomited outside apartment on way to hospital

FOX News: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 7:02am
Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, the man who is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States was seen vomiting on the ground outside an apartment complex as he was bundled into an ambulance.
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Why Hong Kong, China are at odds

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:57am
Jim Sciutto explains the relationship between China and Hong Kong and explores the "one country, two systems" doctrine.
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A look at asset-backed securities, once scorned as cause of crisis, now embraced by ECB

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:57am
The European Central Bank plans to start buying a type of bonds known as asset-backed securities.
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Sears to raise $380M through sale of most of its stake in Canadian unit

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:52am
Sears, sorely in need of cash, is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as $380 million.
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Hong Kong resident travels 3,000 miles to fight for democracy

CNN: Business - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:49am
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Armed man rode elevator with Obama

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:46am
Testimony given by the director of the embattled U.S. Secret Service on Tuesday appears to conflict with the news that broke hours after Julia Pierson's testimony -- that a private security contractor with a gun shared an elevator with President Obama, in violation of protocol, during his trip to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta two weeks ago.
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Sears To Raise $380 Million From Sale Of Sears Canada Shares

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:46am
Retailer Sears Holding Corp. on Thursday said the company expects to generate up to $380 million by selling 40 million common shares of Sears Canada Inc. via a rights offering.
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White Mom Sues Over Black Donor Sperm Mix-Up

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:42am
Jennifer Cramblett says she loves her biracial child but is worried about raising her in an all-white community.
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White Mom Sues Over Black Donor Sperm Mix-Up

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:42am
Jennifer Cramblett says she loves her biracial child but is worried about raising her in an all-white community.






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