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1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville
A patient in a California hospital is being tested for a possible Ebola infection, according to a hospital official's statement.
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5 hrs ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay
Students at the nation's second largest school district will be shielded from prosecution and sent to administrators for low-level offenses as part of a sweeping reform of the way school police respond to bad... The nation's second largest school district says students caught misbehaving will be sent to the principal's office rather than the ... (more)
8 hrs ago | WTKS-FM Maitland
Heavy monsoon rains are hammering Arizona's Valley of the Sun. Flash floods in the Phoenix area have stranded drivers today and prompted multiple rescues.
8 hrs ago | Daily Reporter
Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while elsewhere dramatic scenes were playing out as motorists were pulled from partially submerged vehicles and a helicopter crew rescued stranded residents from a home surrounded by ... (more)
11 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
This is a Saturday May 8 2010 file image taken from video of a column of ash rising from Iceland's Eyjafjallajokul volcano.
14 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe says he's reached a settlement with the team to avert a threatened lawsuit over his release.
14 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Consumer prices edged up a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent last month, after larger gains of 0.3 percent in June and 0.4 percent in May, the Labor Department reported Tuesday.
14 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Guthrie, Oklahoma, at 7:41 a.m. CT Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
18 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno
State and federal water agencies are seeking an investigation into whether some California farmers are taking water released from upstream dams intended for consumers in other regions of the state.
One of several wildfires burning across California prompted widespread evacuations Monday in a central California foothill community near Yosemite National Park, authorities said.
The most precious letter Sheryl Moore will ever receive told her what became of her son's kidneys, liver, heart and lungs.
The warning comes amid swarms of earthquakes that have taken place since Saturday in Bardabunga - a subglacial stratovolcano located under Iceland's largest glacier.
Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children.
A new U.S. Geological Survey report indicates a slightly greater earthquake hazard in the Greater Yellowstone region of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho than previously thought.
Right now, Mosul Dam is the subject of an intense battle in northern Iraq between the Islamic extremists of ISIS, who seized it earlier this month, and Kurdish forces, who are trying to retake it with the aid of U.S. airstrikes.
The closest, which touched down briefly between Plainfield and Romeoville, was "embedded" in the storm front, said Matt Friedlein, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service's Romeoville office.
The Monday report said the quake hit the town of Murmuri, about 500 kilometers southwest of the capital Tehran at 7:02 local time .
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 09:25 pm
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