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Existing protocols might not be enough for Ebola

Existing protocols might not be enough for Ebola

October 16th, 2014 11:12 am by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

Authorities are examining whether guidelines need to be rewritten.

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Women in video games: Feminist speaker questions Utah's campus gun laws

Women in video games: Feminist speaker questions Utah's campus gun laws

October 16th, 2014 10:01 am by LINDSAY WHITEHURST and ALINA HARTOUNIAN, Associated Press

Anita Sarkeesian, a well-known critic of the portrayal of women in video games, canceled her appearance after an anonymous threat to kill her and others in a mass shooting.

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Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

Tennessee inmate accused of threatening prosecutor

October 16th, 2014 9:14 am by Associated Press

An inmate at Riverbend Maximum Security Prison is accused of threatening to kill an assistant district attorney in a letter that also contained a white powder the inmate claimed was anthrax.

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Google tries to upstage Apple with latest devices

Google tries to upstage Apple with latest devices

October 15th, 2014 4:16 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Google is coming out with bigger, more expensive versions of its Nexus phone and tablet to attract more of the affluent consumers who faithfully buy each new generation of Apple's iPhone and iPad.

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Death at Bristol candy maker under investigation

Death at Bristol candy maker under investigation

October 15th, 2014 2:46 pm by Staff Report

A death Wednesday morning at a Bristol, Virginia, candy manufacturer is under investigation by authorities.

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CDC says nurse infected with Ebola should not have flown on commercial airline

CDC says nurse infected with Ebola should not have flown on commercial airline

October 15th, 2014 2:25 pm by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

The worker is the second to be infected after treating a Liberian man who died of Ebola last week.

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2nd Dallas hospital worker infected with Ebola

2nd Dallas hospital worker infected with Ebola

October 15th, 2014 8:56 am by EMILY SCHMALL and NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

Health officials said the worker was among those who took care of Thomas Eric Duncan, who was diagnosed with Ebola after coming to the U.S. from Liberia. Duncan died Oct. 8.

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Brother of accused killer charged with raping Holly Bobo

Brother of accused killer charged with raping Holly Bobo

October 14th, 2014 2:33 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say the brother of a man charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee woman has been charged with raping her.

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Suspect in East Tennessee triple slaying expected to be set free

Suspect in East Tennessee triple slaying expected to be set free

October 14th, 2014 2:05 pm by Associated Press

Prosecutor Steve Crump said the dismissal will give the DA's office a chance to thoroughly review the evidence in the case before moving forward again.

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Conservative bishops move away from gay overture

Conservative bishops move away from gay overture

October 14th, 2014 1:32 pm by NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

The Vatican on Tuesday acknowledged the sharp divisions over the report, hinting at the ideological battle underway over the soul of the final document.

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