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After 1st Ebola Case In NYC, 3 Others Quarantined By
NEW YORK  — A doctor who became New York City’s first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation’s most populous city need not fear
Corporate Giants Spending Billions On State Ballot Initiatives By
Many of the messages are tailored to defend or expand the business interests of companies such as Coca-Cola, Monsanto and ExxonMobil, yet few have their names in the ads.
Four Blackwater Guards Found Guilty Of Shooting 31 Unarmed Iraqi Civilians By
The men claimed self-defense, but federal prosecutors argued that they had shown "a grave indifference" to the carnage their actions would cause. All four were ordered immediately to jail.
Hong Kong Talks Between Protesters And Police Fail To Achieve Resolution To Standoff By
Obama admistration must justify suppression of never-before-seen photographs depicting US military torture of detainees.
VIDEO: Facebook Tells DEA To Stop Operating Fake Profile Pages By
"Facebook has long made clear that law enforcement authorities are subject to these policies," Sullivan wrote. "We regard DEA's conduct to be a knowing and serious breach of Facebook's terms and policies."
3 Questions As Chaotic Protests Continue In Hong Kong By
HONG KONG (AP) — Three weeks ago, students at a rally stormed a fenced-off courtyard outside Hong Kong’s government headquarters, triggering unprecedented mass protests for greater democracy in the semiautonomous Chinese city. Since then, a movement that began as
UN: We Botched Response To The Ebola Outbreak By
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization has admitted that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors including incompetent staff and a lack of information. In a draft internal document obtained by The Associated Press,
Hong Kong Protesters Boost Barricades After Clash By
Clashes continue between pro-democracy activists occupying the financial district and their masked opponents.
31 Dead As Turkey’s Kurds Take To The Streets To Protest Erdogan’s Syria Policy By
Turkey's Kurdish population accuses the Turkish government of standing idly by while their people are being slaughtered in the border town of Kobani.
WATCH: Malala Yousafzai, Kailash Satyarthi Win Nobel Peace Prize By
"The true winners today are the world's children," said U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.