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  1. PE teacher, 24, who had sex with teenage pupils after bombarding...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mail on Sunday

    ONE HUNDRED exposed to Ebola patient . . . His quarantined wife says his sweat-soaked sheets are still on their bed .

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  2. 1 month to stop Ebola before it's 'totally out of control' - global aid NGORead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Russia Taday

    Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond addresses delegates at the "Defeating Ebola: Sierra Leone" conference in central London, on October 2, 2014. The International Rescue Committee , on behalf of 34 NGOs battling Ebola in West Africa, has warned that the number of cases is doubling roughly every three weeks and the globe has only four weeks to stop the crisis from spiraling out of control.

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  3. Drone Captures Incredible Footage of Volcano EruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A California mother of three was found not guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder in the death of her high school teacher husband, with a mistrial decla... -- Remember when Pluto was a planet, then relegated to a "dwarf planet" in 2006? Last month, the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics hosted a debate in Camb... -- For the second time the 2012 Ford Focus tops an auto safety watch list amid complaints and reports of injury surrounding the vehicle's steering.The Vehic... -- Whether early in the morning or late at night, drivers will often have a cup of coffee or another caffeinated beverage to beat fatigue before driving while anoth... -- A California company is fighting to reanimate the original blond bombshell, Marilyn Monroe, similarly to other deceased celebrities such as Elvis Presley, Tup... I-80 Westbound is going to be closed at Gothenburg between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 ... (more)

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  4. Malcolm: Will An Ebola Epidemic Be Obama's Katrina?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Investor's Business Daily

    A couple of weeks ago, Barack "If You Like Your Health Plan" Obama assured Americans the penetration of the deadly Ebola virus inside the United States was an "unlikely event." Now that the first confirmed case is here already, ravaging the feverish body of a visitor from Liberia quarantined in a Dallas hospital, Obama is, as you'd expect, out of town raising money.

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  5. Officials ask about 80 to watch for Ebola symptomsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New Jersey Herald

    Health officials in Texas have reached out to about 80 people who may have had direct or indirect contact with the man infected with Ebola or someone close to him, a Dallas County Health and Human Services spokeswoman said Thursday. The 80 or so people include 12 to 18 who first came in contact with the infected man - which federal health officials have said include three members of the ambulance crew that took him to the hospital, plus a handful of schoolchildren - as well as others known to have secondhand contact, she said.

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  6. 'Walk for an Organic Planet' Schedule AnnouncedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    On October 1, 2014, Rodale Institute Executive Director, 'Coach' Mark Smallwood set out on a 160 mile walk from the Institute's farm in Kutztown, PA, to Washington, D.C. Smallwood is set to arrive in Washington, D.C., on October 16th after walking an average of 10 miles per day for 16 days. On arrival in the capitol he will hand deliver a recent study from the Institute which identifies regenerative organic agriculture as a solution for reversing climate change.

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  7. US hospital sent Ebola-infected patient homeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    A hospital emergency room sent a man with Ebola home last week, even though he told a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, and officials at the hospital are considering if they would have acted differently had the entire medical staff been aware. The decision by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital to release the patient, who had recently arrived from Liberia, could have put others at risk of exposure to Ebola before the man went back to the emergency room a couple of days later when his condition worsened.

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  8. Nearby Star Unleashes Flare 10,000 Times Bigger Than Any From Our SunRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    NASA's Swift satellite spotted the strongest, hottest, and longest-lasting stellar flares ever recorded from a nearby red dwarf star in April. And now, astrophysicists reveal that the flares were as much as 10,000 times more powerful than the largest solar flare ever recorded -- reaching temperatures up to 360 million degrees Fahrenheit.

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  9. Drone Captures Epic Footage of Iceland Volcano EruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PC Magazine

    If you want to capture close-up video of a volcano erupting, you better be prepared to risk your life. Unless, of course, you have a drone.

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  10. 'Man In The Moon' Mystery Has Finally Been SolvedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Switched

    "How many people have looked up at the moon and wondered what produced the pattern we see -- let me tell you, I've wanted to solve that one!" That's Maria Zuber, a geophysics professor at MIT and principal investigator for NASA's GRAIL mission to understand the moon's interior, according to a written statement from MIT. Previous theories held that an asteroid created the massive Oceanus Procellarum basin on the lunar surface -- often called the " man on the moon ."

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  11. Download a live version of Marc Broussard's "Hurricane Heart"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Marc Broussard recently released a new album, A Life Worth Living . The son of Louisiana Hall of Fame guitar player Ted Broussard , the younger soul singer and songwriter's recent release conveys a remarkable sense of place, both musically and culturally.

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  12. Elk Grove Students Invited to Submit Water Conservation Ideas for a Chance to Win Cash PrizesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    With more than half the state of California experiencing an exceptional drought , Beutler Air Conditioning & Plumbing and the Elk Grove Unified School District are partnering to raise awareness among middle and high school students about water conservation. Known as the Think Clean contest, students from EGUSD are encouraged to submit their best water conversation ideas for an opportunity to win cash prizes.

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  13. A California hurricane?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBRZ

    Posted: Oct 2, 2014 11:19 AM by Meteorologist Robert Gauthreaux III Updated: Oct 2, 2014 11:19 AM Source: WBRZ Weather Center The Atlantic and Gulf Coast are infamous for tropical systems, but there are five more states with coastline. The Pacific is definitely an active area for storms.

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  14. Saudi Arabia: 2 million in Mecca for start of hajjRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    Earlier this year, Saudi authorities banned people from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea - the countries hardest hit in the Ebola epidemic - from getting visas as a precaution against the virus. The decision has affected a total of 7,400 pilgrims from the three countries.

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  15. Heroin deaths double after painkiller crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    Coastal Flood Advisory issued October 1 at 8:52PM EDT expiring October 2 at 4:00AM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Saint Marys Coastal Flood Advisory issued October 2 at 12:25PM EDT expiring October 3 at 5:00AM EDT in effect for: Prince Georges Coastal Flood Advisory issued October 2 at 12:25PM EDT expiring October 3 at 5:00AM EDT in effect for: Baltimore, Baltimore City Coastal Flood Advisory issued October 2 at 4:08AM EDT expiring October 3 at 4:00AM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Saint Marys Deaths from heroin overdose doubled in the United States from 2010 to 2012, according to a new report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "If it's your family member, the human cost is severe.

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  16. Deliberate Strategery? Liberiahopes first documented US casewill "mobilize more global resources"Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Liberian officials said the U.S. case was inevitable and unsurprising. "It means the entire world is not safe," said Liberian assistant health minister Tolbert Nyenswah in an interview on Wednesday.

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  17. Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Rescuers conduct a search operation near the peak of ash-covered Mount Ontake in central Japan, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan.

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  18. Bombshell lawsuits allege 'insidious child sex abuse epidemic' and...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Bombshell lawsuits allege 'insidious child sex abuse epidemic' and decades of whitewashing inside secretive confines of Jehovah's Witness church Separate suits filed this week in Vermont and Connecticut accuse two 'ministerial servants' of molesting several children in the 1980s and 1990s Miranda Lewis, 23, and Annessa Lewis, 27, say in their suits they were abused in Vermont in the 1990s at ages 4 and 5 by Norton True Sybelle Almodovar and Evelyn Selimaj--along with their brother--allege they were molested in Connecticut by Orlando Afanador starting in 1988 Two bombshell lawsuits filed against the Jehovah's Witnesses allege 'an insidious...epidemic' of child sex abuse within the church with roots at least as far back as the 1980s.

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  19. Road Hazard: Millions of Autos On U.S. Highways Recalled But Not RepairedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The American Prospect

    Seconds later, their truck came to a screeching halt. After seeing smoke rolling into the truck, Angela opened the door to jump out, though one of her legs was quickly burned.

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  20. What to Do in Toronto: Festivals, Concerts and Events this OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Where Toronto

    THERE ARE ALWAYS SO MANY THINGS TO DO IN TORONTO. GET OUT AND ENJOY SOME OF THE MANY GREAT EVENTS AND CONCERTS TAKING PLACE THROUGHOUT THE CITY THIS MONTH! Tony Award-winning musical The Book of Mormon is back at the Princess of Wales Theatre.

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