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  1. Microsoft sues Samsung in US, alleging...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Suria

    Microsoft sued Samsung in US federal court, claiming the South Korean giant had breached a contract over licensing of technology used in the fiercely competitive smartphone market.


  2. Ebola outbreak: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    Fear over Ebola is growing as international leaders and health organizations struggle to try to stop the deadly epidemic in West Africa.


  3. Soquel Creek district sees six-month conservation trendRead the original story

    10 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Soquel Creek Water District's John Henderson monitors the Rosedale well next to the district's office.


  4. Five Reasons Not To Panic Over EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | CBS Local

    With the first known Ebola patients coming to the United States within the next few days, there are a lot of questions-and a lot of fear.


  5. Star witness becomes forgetful in ex-Va. gov's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago |

    The government's star witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell knew he had a problem when the FBI interviewed him - not because the FBI was knocking at his door but because agents asked him to wear a wire and record conversations with the governor and his wife, the wealthy businessman said Friday.


  6. Why isn't there a treatment or vaccine for EbolaRead the original story

    13 min ago | The Star

    In the four decades since the Ebola virus was first identified in Africa, treatment hasn't changed much.


  7. Ebola moving faster than control effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Star

    An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is moving faster than efforts to control the disease, the head of the World Health Organization warned as presidents from the affected countries met Friday in Guinea's capital.


  8. U.S. prepares to receive two American aid workers stricken with EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    In this 2014 photo provided by the Samaritan's Purse aid organization, Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia.


  9. Las Vegas calls for peace in Gaza and IsraelRead the original story

    18 min ago | Las Vegas Newstrip

    Sunday, at a ceremony attended by Jews, Muslims, Christians and all concerned citizens in front of the Federal Courthouse Building, participants will call for peace in Gaza and Israel, followed by a candle light vigil with one candle for each victim of this conflict.


  10. Tropical Storm Bertha moves into northeast CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .


  11. Vallejo imposes restrictions on outdoor wateringRead the original story

    21 min ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Under the new city rules, outdoor watering is restricted to no more than three days per week between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., according to the Vallejo Public Works Department.


  12. Jurupa ValleyJURUPA VALLEY: Water, sewer rates could changeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Press-Enterprise

    General Manager Todd Corbin said Friday that if the five-member board approves the recommended changes, notices telling water and sewer customers of the proposed changes would be mailed.


  13. Developing countries to benefit from MPP and Gilead HIV drug licensing agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Gizmag

    Upon approval for use by the US, a generic version of Gilead's HIV drug TAF will be made available to low- and middle-income countries Medicine Patent Pool , a not-for-profit organization, has partnered with pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences to produce a generic version of a new HIV treatment drug in India and China that will be distributed in ... (more)


  14. Lost Texoma Town Resurfacing Due to DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | KAUZ

    The southeast banks of Lake Arrowhead looked much differently over 100 years ago, when pioneers relied on farming and settled on the Little Wichita River.


  15. Tropical Storm Bertha moving into the CaribbeanRead the original story

    29 min ago |

    Tropical Storm Bertha was moving into the northeastern Caribbean Friday evening and the storm was expected to bring heavy rains to Puerto Rico on Saturday, according to the National Hurricane Center's 7 p.m. update.


  16. Pittsburg: Suspicious vegetation fire damages two buildingsRead the original story

    30 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    A vegetation fire along the Delta de Anza Regional Trail that fire investigators called suspicious damaged two buildings Friday afternoon, officials said.


  17. 13 essential hurricane season websites to monitor stormsRead the original story

    31 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    Mike's Weather Page is a great one-stop location for maps and other visual images when following tropical storms or hurricanes.


  18. Boxer, Feinstein, Napolitano, DeFazio Introduce "W21: Water in the 21st Century" LegislationRead the original story

    32 min ago | Holtville Tribune

    U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer , U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein , U.S. Representative Grace Napolitano and U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio today introduced "W21: Water in the 21st Century," legislation that would help communities nationwide better prepare for the future by providing new incentives and investments to help residents, businesses and ... (more)


  19. Obama to meet Jonathan, other African leaders on Boko Haram threatRead the original story

    34 min ago | In-depth Africa

    The threat posed to Africa's security by Islamic militants will top the agenda when President Barack Obama of the United States of America holds a summit for African leaders, including President Goodluck Jonathan, next week in Washington D.C. It is expected to discuss kidnappings and killings by Boko Haram in Nigeria, the civil war in South Sudan ... (more)


  20. New Methow Valley fire threatens homesRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The News Tribune

    Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers told The Wenatchee World the fire in Washington's Methow Valley has forced the immediate evacuation of homes in the area.