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Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

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A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital tested positive for Ebola, the first case of the disease…

Ore. jury awards $560K to man in police beating

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A jury in Portland has awarded more than $562,000 to a man who said in his lawsuit that city police beat and used a stun gun…

Michael Phelps caught driving under the influence

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Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a driving under the influence charge in Maryland…

Body found in trunk of car is missing Chinese student

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A body found in the trunk of a car in Iowa City on Friday was identified on Monday as that of an Iowa State University student…

California to require affirmative consent before sex

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California to require affirmative consent before sex…

US urges restraint against Hong Kong protesters

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The White House is urging authorities in Hong Kong to show restraint with pro-democracy protesters…

Bill Gates ranked richest American by Forbes

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates topped Forbes’ latest list of the 400 richest Americans for the 21st straight year…

Reports: White House intruder gets far past door

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The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged…

Police probing house fire that killed 41 dogs

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Police in North Las Vegas have launched an animal cruelty investigation surrounding a home where firefighters…

Safety agency studying Toyota acceleration

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A consumer’s petition alleging that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds and cause crashes…