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  • Family: Doctors don't detect Ebola in nurse's body

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Doctors no longer detect Ebola in a Texas nurse who flew to Ohio and back befo ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • U.S. existing home sales rise in September

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, a sign that the housing market is shaking off a slowdown that began in ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Ebola: Why virus kills some, other people survive

    WASHINGTON (AP) — People who shared an apartment with the country's first Ebola patient are emerging from quarantine healthy. And while Thomas Eric Du ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood items

    WASHINGTON (AP) — There's a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the or ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process

    GARY, Ind. (AP) — Investigators in two states are reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who police ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Turner channels removed from Dish amid pact spat

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Channels such as Cartoon Network and CNN are no longer part of Dish's programming lineup as a deadline has passed for the sate ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

    NEW YORK (AP) — At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he cou ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Sears plans to gain cash via rights offering, may raise up to $625M

    HOFFMAN ESTATES (AP) – Sears is looking to raise more cash, announcing that it is planning a rights ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • Apple earnings soar to record $42.1 billion

    CUPERTINO, Calif. – Red-hot iPhone sales sent Apple’s revenue soaring, the company’s fourth-quarter ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • U.S. lawmaker demands probe of Nazi benefit payments

    WASHINGTON (AP) – A senior House Democrat demanded Monday that the Obama administration investigate ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:59 pm
  • Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'

    ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) – Water laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff.Doctor ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:59 pm
  • Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong U.S. hiring

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Justices will decide privacy case on hotel records

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a dispute over police access to hotels' guest information without first getting a search ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • U.S. airdrops arms to Kurds in Syrian town of Kobani

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Sunday it had airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Bodies of 7 women found in northwestern Indiana

    GARY, Ind. (AP) — The bodies of seven women have been found in northwestern Indiana after a man confessed to killing one woman who was found strangled ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:58 am

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