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The latest developments on same-sex marriage

The latest developments on same-sex marriage

October 10th, 2014 11:49 am by Associated Press

Weddings, court rulings and confusion. Oh my.

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Ebola training part of 101st Airborne soldiers' prep for Africa

Ebola training part of 101st Airborne soldiers' prep for Africa

October 10th, 2014 10:53 am by Associated Press

At least 700 members of the 101st Airborne Division will deploy to the African country starting next week as part of the U.S. military's 4,000-soldier mission aimed at building Ebola care centers and training hundreds of health care workers.

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Skeletal remains found: Tennessee man charged with murder in wife's death

Skeletal remains found: Tennessee man charged with murder in wife's death

October 10th, 2014 9:53 am by Associated Press

Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation began investigating the discovery of skeletal remains in Cumberland County on Sept. 27.

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What was your favorite Jan Hooks skit on on SNL?

What was your favorite Jan Hooks skit on on SNL?

October 10th, 2014 9:48 am by Associated Press

The former "Saturday Night Live" cast member died Thursday in New York.

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ETSU student leads international effort to help children impacted by Ebola

ETSU student leads international effort to help children impacted by Ebola

October 10th, 2014 9:30 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Playing to Live helps Liberian children who are sick or have been exposed to Ebola.

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17-year-old Pakistani student and education activist becomes youngest-ever Nobel winner

17-year-old Pakistani student and education activist becomes youngest-ever Nobel winner

October 10th, 2014 9:16 am by MARK LEWIS and KARL RITTER, Associated Press

When she was a student there, Malala was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman two years ago for insisting that girls as well as boys have the right to an education.

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Update: State senator, others want feds to investigate St. Louis police shooting

Update: State senator, others want feds to investigate St. Louis police shooting

October 9th, 2014 4:28 pm by Associated Press

Syreeta Myers told The Associated Press by phone Thursday that her son wasn't armed, as police contend.

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Good news on Ebola scare: Texas sheriff's deputy tests negative

Good news on Ebola scare: Texas sheriff's deputy tests negative

October 9th, 2014 4:24 pm by Associated Press

State health officials say the Dallas County sheriff's deputy who exhibited symptoms of Ebola has tested negative for the disease.

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Desegregation in a Tennessee county: 60 years late

Desegregation in a Tennessee county: 60 years late

October 9th, 2014 4:17 pm by Associated Press

A letter from the Justice Department says investigators found that the Robertson County "has engaged in a longstanding pattern of decisions that have hindered, rather than furthered, the desegregation of its schools."

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US military planes arrive at epicenter of Ebola

US military planes arrive at epicenter of Ebola

October 9th, 2014 3:51 pm by JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH and CIARAN GILES, Associated Press

At a World Bank meeting in Washington, the presidents of several West African countries struggling with Ebola pleaded for help, with one calling the epidemic "a tragedy unforeseen in modern times."

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