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NYC Doctor Diagnosed With EbolaAs a New York City doctor tests positive for Ebola, officials face a difficult challenge.


2014-10-23 21:08:04 -0600

MarysvilleSEATTLE (Reuters) - A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle Times reported. Local media reported that at least two people were wounded in the shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle and were being air-lifted to a local hospital. Their condition was not immediately clear. The Seattle Times, citing two law-enforcement sources, said the suspected assailant was dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. ...


2014-10-24 12:43:02 -0600

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un provides field guidance at the newly completed Yonphung Scientists Rest Home, south of PyongyangWASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea may be capable of fielding a nuclear-armed missile that could reach U.S. soil, but because it has not tested such a weapon the odds of it being effective are "pretty darn low," the commander of U.S. forces in South Korea said Friday.


2014-10-24 12:44:45 -0600