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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola

Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will donate $25 million to combat the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.
Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving

Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Black Friday? More like Black Thursday.
Facebook, Apple pay to freeze employees' eggs

Facebook, Apple pay to freeze employees' eggs

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook and Apple are telling their female employees: We will pay to freeze your eggs.
Poll: U.S. could be doing more on Ebola

Poll: U.S. could be doing more on Ebola

Americans are concerned about Ebola, and many of them are unsatisfied with President Barack Obama's response, according to a new poll.
Mysterious Air Force space plane to land soon

Mysterious Air Force space plane to land soon

The U.S. Air Force's mysterious unmanned space plane, the X-37B, is about to come back to Earth after nearly two years in orbit on a mission the military won't tell us much about.
Macy's to open at 6PM Thanksgiving Day

Macy's to open at 6PM Thanksgiving Day

Macy's plans to open the doors to its namesake stores at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, even though Black Friday, the traditional kickoff to the holiday season, won't start for another six hours.
Jerry Jones: I'm not allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel anymore

Jerry Jones: I'm not allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel anymore

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn't allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel after receiving "very stern, succinct instructions" from "people who count."
Heisman Trophy odds at the halfway point

Heisman Trophy odds at the halfway point

With the college football season at the midway point, the race for the Heisman Trophy appears to be as wide open as the chase for a spot in the historic four-team playoff.
WHITE HOUSE: No Holder replacement until after midterms as Democrats urge Obama to wait

WHITE HOUSE: No Holder replacement until after midterms as Democrats urge Obama to wait

The sure-to-be politically fraught nomination process for Eric Holder's replacement as attorney general will come after next month's midterm elections, the White House said on Tuesday.
Facebook founder, wife pledge $25-million to help fight Ebola

Facebook founder, wife pledge $25-million to help fight Ebola

The founder of the world's most popular social media site has announced he and his wife will be donating a hefty amount of cash to help fight Ebola.
A romantic's favorite fall getaways

A romantic's favorite fall getaways

(CNN) -- While renovating a bed-and-breakfast in California's Sierra Nevada, Maddy Breyer finds herself falling for the local sheriff.
At least 26 hurt in Megabus crash near Indianapolis

At least 26 hurt in Megabus crash near Indianapolis

(CNN) -- A double-deck commercial bus overturned on Interstate 65 south of Indianapolis early Tuesday, injuring at least 26 people and temporarily stopping traffic on the northbound lanes, Indiana State Police said.
Megaquake could hit West Coast

Megaquake could hit West Coast

(CNN) -- It was rush hour on a Tuesday, and Dorothy Otto was sitting in traffic in her Pontiac Bonneville on the lower level of the Cypress Freeway, in Oakland, California, when the voice on the radio said, "We're having an earthquake.
Activist Cornel West among 49 people arrested at Ferguson protests

Activist Cornel West among 49 people arrested at Ferguson protests

Activist Cornel West was among more than 49 people arrested at the "Moral Monday" march in Ferguson, Missouri, officials said.
At least 26 hurt in Megabus crash near Indianapolis

At least 26 hurt in Megabus crash near Indianapolis

A double-deck commercial bus overturned on Interstate 65 south of Indianapolis early Tuesday, injuring at least 26 people and temporarily stopping traffic on the northbound lanes, Indiana State Police said.