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  1. Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in TexasWed, 01 Oct 2014 06:43:11 GMT
    DALLAS (AP) -- The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus.... More...
  2. Questions and answers about the US Ebola caseWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:06:27 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas hospital became the first patient diagnosed in the U.S.... More...
  3. Protesters heckle Hong Kong leader on National DayWed, 01 Oct 2014 06:11:01 GMT
    HONG KONG (AP) -- Pro-democracy protesters kept behind police barricades heckled Hong Kong's under-fire leader on Wednesday when he attended a flag-raising ceremony on China's National Day.... More...
  4. Taliban suicide bombers kill 7 in Kabul, wound 21Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:01:11 GMT
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Taliban suicide bombers struck two buses carrying Afghan soldiers in Kabul early Wednesday, killing seven people and wounding 21, just a day after the signing of a key U.S.-Afghan security pact.... More...
  5. Airstrikes launched amid intelligence gapsWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:14:30 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Pentagon is grappling with significant intelligence gaps as it bombs Iraq and Syria, and it is operating under less restrictive targeting rules than those President Barack Obama imposed on the CIA drone campaign in Pakistan and Yemen, according to current and former U.S. officials.... More...
  6. Obama seeks traction on economy amid foreign testsWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:15:48 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's escalating military campaign in Iraq and Syria has drowned out the economic pitch he hoped would help salvage a midterm election that has been favoring Republicans. But the airstrikes against Islamic State extremists have also introduced a new complicating factor into the fall campaign, forcing both sides to reassess their closing political messages.... More...
  7. Details of presidential security breaches evolveWed, 01 Oct 2014 07:17:08 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The embarrassing disclosures about lapses in presidential security just keep coming for the Secret Service.... More...
  8. Bodies found on Japan volcano, raising toll to 48Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:49:41 GMT
    OTAKI, Japan (AP) -- A dozen more bodies were found Wednesday near the ash-covered summit of a Japanese volcano as searches resumed amid concern of toxic gasses and another eruption.... More...
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