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Ebola: how clean is your plane?

A Frontier airplane that carried an infected Ebola patient landed at Denver International Airport Wednesday evening.

Apple launches slimmer iPad

Weeks after launching its new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus to a warm reception, Apple set out to restore some sizzle Thursday to the product that ignited tablet computing: The iPad.
Drone shows life and death of killer whales

Drone shows life and death of killer whales

Killer whale families swimming, playing and, in the sad case of two orcas, dying.
Medical examiner releases Joan Rivers' cause of death

Medical examiner releases Joan Rivers' cause of death

 Comedian Joan Rivers died of "therapeutic complications" during a procedure to evaluate her "voice changes" and stomach reflux, the New York medical examiner said Thursday.
Apple set to release new iPads

Apple set to release new iPads

 The iPad is due for a facelift. Apple is set to unveil new editions of the iPad and iPad Mini at an event in California on Thursday, and could also provide details on the launch of its new Apple Pay system.

Video: FL governor stalls debate over opponent's fan

Florida Gov. Rick Scott refused to go onstage for the first seven minutes of a debate Wednesday night, because his opponent had a fan. No, not a rowdy supporter in the audience. An actual electric fan.
Yale student back from Liberia being tested for Ebola

Yale student back from Liberia being tested for Ebola

A Yale doctoral student who recently returned to Connecticut from Liberia and has a fever is in isolation at Yale-New Haven Hospital and is being tested for Ebola, officials at the hospital said Thursday.

Community outraged following fatal pit bull mauling

A man mauled by a pack of pit bulls in Modesto, California has died from his injuries Wednesday, but the dogs' owners may not face any criminal charges.
College moves up season so dying basketball player can play first game

College moves up season so dying basketball player can play first game

A terminally ill basketball player in Ohio will get a chance to make her dreams come true with her first college game.
This is one in a series of Fast Facts offered from the CNN Library giving a more in-depth look at a person or topic in the news.

This is one in a series of Fast Facts offered from the CNN Library giving a more in-depth look at a person or topic in the news.

Here is a look at the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season. Facts: The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. The areas covered include the North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea.
Mark Driscoll, top megachurch pastor, resigns

Mark Driscoll, top megachurch pastor, resigns

Less than a year ago, Mark Driscoll, an evangelical pastor, was flying high.
5 crucial things about the grand jury investigation into Michael Brown's killing

5 crucial things about the grand jury investigation into Michael Brown's killing

The "Weekend of Resistance" protests have ended, the prosecutor didn't step aside and the world awaits word from a grand jury determining whether charges should be brought against a white police officer who fatally shot unarmed Af
Hazmat Halloween Costumes Not Appropriate in Dallas

Hazmat Halloween Costumes Not Appropriate in Dallas

The countdown to the spookiest holiday of the year is on and you might be asking yourself "what should I dress up as this Halloween?"
Seniors lose average of $30,000 to financial scammers

Seniors lose average of $30,000 to financial scammers

Senior victims of financial abuse report losing big money to scammers, caregivers and even their family members.
Dallas nurses cite sloppy conditions in Ebola care

Dallas nurses cite sloppy conditions in Ebola care

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Liberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and the nurses treating him worked for days without proper protective gear and faced constantly changing protocols,