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  1. How the spread of Ebola is calculatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    A Liberian health worker disinfects a street corner where a suspected Ebola patient was picked up by an ambulance. Credit: EPA/Ahmed Jallanzo The number of reported Ebola cases is doubling roughly every five weeks in Sierra Leone , and in as little as two to three weeks in Liberia .

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  2. Ebola & Immigrants and Muslims, Oh My! Operating the Fear MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Juan Cole

    But he's not worried about the more than 4,000 people who have died of the disease in western Africa. And he's only tangentially worried about people dying in this country.

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  3. 25 years later, could Bay Area take another quake?Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Investigators are trying to determine what set a man on an hour-long shooting spree against police stations, patrol cars and officers in three Washington towns. Shots were fired into police stations and patrol cars at two towns before a suspect was arrested in a shooting with officers at a third city in an hour-long spree Wednesday night about 30 miles northeast of Seattle.

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  4. Border security critical - GriffithRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Trinidad Guardian

    Minister of National Security Gary Griffith yesterday confirmed T&T was officially monitoring migrants from African countries as the country prepared itself in the face of the growing global threat of Ebola. Employers of migrant workers, particularly illegals, should also ensure their employees' health statuses were safe as T&T bid to secure borders from the deadly virus, Griffith said.

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  5. News of the day from across the globe, Oct. Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | SFGate

    Ebola death: A U.N. employee who was infected with Ebola while working in Liberia has died in Germany, the hospital treating him said Tuesday. The 56-year-old employee, who was originally from Sudan, died in the eastern city of Leipzig.

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  6. Citigroup to exit retail banking in 11 marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    An American doctor who was kidnapped by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2012 says he found a surprising kinship with one of his captors but grieves for a Navy SEAL who was killed during his rescue. An American aid doctor who was held captive by the Taliban for four days in Afghanistan in 2012 said he found a surprising kinship with one of his captors but grieves for a Navy SEAL who was killed during his rescue.

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  7. Liberians may have come through T&TRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Trinadad Express

    The potential for Ebola to spread into Trinidad and Tobago is very real, as United States law enforcement agencies reported that five to six Liberian nationals may have slipped through this country undetected. This revelation was made by the commander of US Southern Command, Marine Corps, General John F Kelly, on October 6, during a forum at the National Defence University in Washington, DC.

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  8. Liberty Reserve founder faces court appearanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Severe storms that raced through the Midwest earlier in the week have left two people dead and are still threatening parts of the South. Severe storms that raced through the Midwest earlier in the week have left two people dead and are still threatening parts of the South.

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  9. US general claims Liberians entered TrinidadRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Newsday

    This was divulged by Marine Corps General John Kelly, commander of the US Southern Command at the National Defence University during panel on security issues in the Western Hemisphere on September 30. Kelly was discussing transnational criminal networks smuggling people who could be carrying Ebola. Kelly spoke of visiting the border of Costa Rica and Nicaragua with US embassy personnel.

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  10. No CommentRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Inside Costa Rica

    October 13th, 2014 Costa Rica is on high alert for the Ebola virus and a top U.S. general is warning that mass migration from Central America is a very real threat should an outbreak occur in the region. "The immediate thing that really keeps me awake at night, I tell you, it's the Ebola issue," said Marine Corps Gen.

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  11. Will Ebola Make America The Quarantine Camp of the Saints?Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | VDARE

    Marine Corps General John Kelly, who called border security an "existential" issue for America, is sounding the alarm about a potential horde of Ebola asylum seekers from South America- and they won't all be South Americans. But do the people supposedly in charge of protecting our country from disease even care? Speaking at the National Defense University in Washington, DC, General Kelly said that he's personally seen Liberians waiting in Costa Rica to head north.

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  12. Bloomin' marvellous: Incredible image captures hummingbird hovering ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Daily Mail

    In Russia with love: Edward Snowden has been reunited with his pole dancer girlfriend in Moscow where he is claiming asylum, new documentary reveals Hitler's secret addiction to crystal meth: The Fuhrer took 'Breaking Bad' drug before ranting at Mussolini... and in his last days in the bunker School shooter who killed Denver classmate before committing suicide wrote that rampage was revenge for being teased in elementary school Bruce who? First Lady repeatedly flub's Iowa candidates' last name while campaigning for him and then describes him as a war veteran Captured by ISIS and sold into slavery: 15-year-old Yazidi girl tells of her horrific ordeal at hands of jihadists after escaping to Turkey Thousands of Kurds across the world protest against the ISIS attack on Kobane as Turkey stubbornly refuses to help the besieged town Inside the battle for Kobane: ISIS fanatics release propaganda ... (more)

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  13. Malala shares Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | CNN

    The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggles against the suppression of children and for young people's rights, including the right to education. Yousafzai came to global attention after she was shot in the head by the Taliban -- two years ago Thursday -- for her efforts to promote education for girls in Pakistan.

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  14. Nobel Peace Prize winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | CNN

    The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggles against the suppression of children and for young people's rights, including the right to education. Yousafzai came to global attention after she was shot in the head by the Taliban -- two years ago Thursday -- for her efforts to promote education for girls in Pakistan.

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  15. Pakistan's Malala and India's Satyarthi win Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai and India's Kailash Satyarthi have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their work on promoting children's rights. This combo of two file photos shows Indian anti-child labour activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai.

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  16. REFILE-Previous winners of Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Reuters

    Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012 for advocating girls' right to education, and Indian children's right activist Kailash Satyarthi won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.

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  17. Nobel Prize fast factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | CNN

    The late Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel left the bulk of his fortune to create the Nobel Prizes to honor work in five areas, including peace. In his 1895 will, he said one part was dedicated to that person "who shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses."

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  18. Nobel Peace Prize: And the winner could be ....Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | CNN

    The late Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel left the bulk of his fortune to create the Nobel Prizes to honor work in five areas, including peace. In his 1895 will, he said one part was dedicated to that person "who shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses."

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  19. SOUTHCOM Commander Links Southern Border to Ebola ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Breitbart.com

    A "large percentage" of illegals captured trying to enter the United States through Mexico are from West Africa, said the commander of the U.S. Southern Command in explaining how his team is keeping an eye on the Ebola crisis. West Africans are traveling through the Western Hemisphere on their way into the United States illegally and coming in contact with nations that are ill-prepared to handle an Ebola outbreak.

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  20. U.S. military can't stop Ebola contagion from Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Spero News

    Marine Corps General John Kelly expressed fears that an Ebola epidemic in Mexico and Central America could lead to a flood of immigrants across the porous border of the United States. Speaking at the National Defense University, General Kelly who leads U.S. Southern Command said "If it breaks out, it's literally, "Katie bar the door."

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