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  • Ebola in mind, U.S. colleges screen some students

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as adminis ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Ferguson case reopens lingering wounds from previous police shootings

    FLORISSANT, Mo. — Tyrus Murray was 13 years old when her father, Earl Murray, and his friend Ronald Beasley died in a hail of gunfire during a drug bu ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Production starts on 2015 Ford Mustang

    Ford began production of the all-new 2015 Mustang Thursday, and if it sells well the Flat Rock, Mich., assembly plant could add a third shift.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Anti-hazing program seeks ‘full-scale culture change’

    SEATTLE — As an eager, if nervous, ninth-grader, Anya Meleshuk allowed several older girls to blindfold her one afternoon, put her in a car and drive ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 10:17 am
  • Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers

    BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Analysis might alter search area for jet

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Shortly after the missing Malaysian airliner disappeared from radar, airl ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Ukraine accuses Russia of sending in tanks, armor

    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers said Mosc ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • UN: Ebola caseload could reach 20,000

    GENEVA (AP) — The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is accelerating and could grow six times larger to i ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Gimmick or game changing?

    NEW YORK — Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is we ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Gun in hands of a 9-year-old?

    PHOENIX (AP) – The accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • 'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shooting

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery at a fast-food restaurant in Omaha killed a crew member with the TV show ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

    NEW YORK (AP) — Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nation ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Former federal cyber security official guilty of child porn charges

    A former acting director of cyber security for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services was convicted Tuesday of child pornography charges.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • AP source: American militant said killed in Syria

    NEW HOPE, Minn. (AP) — An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:29 am

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