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1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

California killer faces additional death sentences

Chester D. Turner is set to be sentenced Friday for his role in what were known as the "Southside Slayer" killings.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Death Penalty

3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Diana Furchtgott-Roth: Bill to address fake campus-rape epidemic goes too far

Sens. Claire McCaskill and Kirsten Gillibrand are joined by survivors of campus sexual assault during a news conference about new legislation aimed at curbing sexual assaults on college campuses.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Natural Disasters, Claire McCaskill, Senator Richard Blumenthal

7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Anti-Semitic attacks soar by a third in Britain as Jewish safety...

Ebola victims heading to Atlanta: Infected pair controversially airlifted back to U.S. for treatment as hero doctor gives up the only dose of experimental serum for his American colleague Pregnant mother-of-four and her unborn child killed by freak reaction to wasp stings after she accidentally disrupted a nest in her yard Underage student who was ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Israel, World News, Middle East

Thu Jul 31, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Experts: US is ready for Ebola

But when health officials evacuate the two American aid workers infected with Ebola in west Africa, it will be the plane they take.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Control Group, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University, Natural Disasters

TheDenverChannel

Pine sawfly reaches 'epidemic' levels

Areal Flood Advisory issued July 31 at 2:57PM MDT expiring July 31 at 6:00PM MDT in effect for: Delta, Gunnison Flood Advisory issued July 31 at 9:44AM MDT expiring August 1 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Weld Flood Advisory issued July 31 at 4:21AM MDT expiring August 1 at 6:00AM MDT in effect for: Weld Flood Advisory issued July 30 at 11:38AM MDT ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Elbert County, CO

Hampshire Chronicle

Ebola 'unlikely to reach Europe'

A scientist who helped to discover the deadly Ebola virus has said the current outbreak is extremely unlikely to spread to Europe.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

NIH to launch early Ebola vaccine trial in September

The USA will launch an early-stage trial in September of an experimental vaccine against Ebola, the deadly viral disease that has killed 729 people in the largest outbreak in history.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, University of Texas Medical Branch, Texas, Natural Disasters

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

A.M. Links: House Suing Obama, Ebola Epidemic Out of Control, Israel...

Editor's Note : We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee

WAPT-TV Jackson

Could Ebola come to the United States?

A man boards a plane in Liberia with a slight fever. As the jet nears an airport in New York, his temperature rises; his throat grows sore.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fordham University, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daily Mail

Police officer could face criminal charges over death of man who...

'I love my drone': Martha Stewart shares incredible aerial images of her estate as she reveals her latest must-have accessory American dies after getting trapped in Liberia amid Ebola outbreak: Young Maryland man fell into a coma but was banned from leaving the country - despite NOT having incurable disease 'Fast-track the Ebola drug': U.S. under ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

NEWS.com.au

World fears 'out of control' epidemic

FEARS that the west African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents is growing, with European and Asian countries on alert.

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WAPT-TV Jackson

Peace Corps removes workers over Ebola threat

As government officials took fresh measures Wednesday to contain the spiraling Ebola outbreak, humanitarian agencies working in west Africa stepped up their efforts to protect their own people and sounded the alarm about the severity of the crisis.

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Related Topix: Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Natural Disasters, Liberia, World News, Africa, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Daily Mail

Mother arrested for letting son, seven, walk to park alone

'I love my drone': Martha Stewart shares incredible aerial images of her estate as she reveals her latest must-have accessory Brother of Law & Order actor Richard Belzer jumps to his death from the top of his luxury Manhattan apartment building 'Mommy is dead!' Girl, five, covered in blood bangs on front door and tells police she watched her mom's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Martha Stewart, Richard Belzer, Keith Urban, Country, Natural Disasters

Hampshire Chronicle

Virus 'a new and emerging threat'

Health professionals have been warned to be vigilant for signs of the deadly ebola virus Health officials in the UK have been ordered to be on the look out for the deadly Ebola virus as the Government's emergencies committee will meet to discuss the "serious threat" emerging from the largest ever outbreak of the disease.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Suria

Pacific launches flab fight in world's...

The new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum said Wednesday that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have made his region the fattest in the world.

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Related Topix: Palau, Oceania, World News, Tommy Remengesau, Natural Disasters

The Independent

Ebola epidemic: Plagued by fear

It is a biological doomsday device that conspires with the human body to bring death in the most gruesome fashion.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Ebola fears hit close to home

Patrick Sawyer had one stop to make before heading home to Minnesota to celebrate his daughters' birthdays: a conference in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Liberia, Africa, Guinea, Natural Disasters

Myrtle Beach Online

Investigators outline alleged - sextortion' scheme in Myrtle Beach area

Homeland Security Investigations is looking into a possible Myrtle Beach area case of "sextortion" – a fairly new and growing crime that targets teenagers through their use of social media websites such as Facebook and Instagram.

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Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Natural Disasters

Forbes.com

It's Not Just About Survival: Why Some Breast Cancer Patients Opt For Surgery on Both Sides

Years ago, journalists who had breast cancer fought with words to inform other women with breast cancer that, in many cases, they didn't need a mastectomy.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Journalism, Oncology, Natural Disasters, Genetics, Business News

Click Orlando

Gadget tests your drink for 'date rape' drugs

A new electronic device and mobile app called pd.id , aims to help prevent sexual assaults that occur after a victim has been unknowingly drugged.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, University of South Carolina, Medical University of South Carolina, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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