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California patient tests negative for Ebola virus

California patient tests negative for Ebola virus

A patient isolated in a California hospital after possible Ebola exposure does not have the virus, testing revealed.
2nd co-owner of slaughterhouse facing charges over bad meat

2nd co-owner of slaughterhouse facing charges over bad meat

A second former co-owner of the California slaughterhouse involved in a recall of nearly nine million pounds of meat was charged with knowingly processing and distributing meat from cancerous cows, court documents released this week say.
Russian aid convoy into Ukraine called 'direct invasion'

Russian aid convoy into Ukraine called 'direct invasion'

[Breaking news alert, 7:47 a.m. ET] The Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine is a "direct invasion for the first time under cynical cover of the Red Cross," the head of Ukraine's security service said Friday.
Report: Hamas kills 18 suspected informants for Israel

Report: Hamas kills 18 suspected informants for Israel

Hamas executed 18 suspected informants for Israel in Gaza on Friday, the Hamas-run Al Aqsa TV reported.

Washington Post apologizes for 'fajita' headline in Julian Castro article

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Washington Post apologized on Wednesday for an "offensive" subhead published in print and online on Tuesday in an article about HUD Secretary Julian Castro that read "We'll need more fa
Wal-Mart slashes prices on 5S and 5C ahead of iPhone 6 launch

Wal-Mart slashes prices on 5S and 5C ahead of iPhone 6 launch

Attention Wal-Mart shoppers: iPhone prices are coming down.
Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicide

Death of Connecticut child left in hot car ruled a homicide

The Connecticut medical examiner has ruled the death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in his father's car in July a homicide.
DoD broke law in Bergdahl swap, says watchdog group

DoD broke law in Bergdahl swap, says watchdog group

A U.S. watchdog group has determined the Department of Defense broke the law when the swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was made earlier this year.
American Ebola patients released in Atlanta

American Ebola patients released in Atlanta

Both Americans who were treated for the Ebola virus have been discharged from the hospital.
Cotton Bowl Implements NFL Bag Policy

Cotton Bowl Implements NFL Bag Policy

DALLAS (KDAF) -- It's that time again! Time for some foooootball!! And the Cotton Bowl is no stranger to pigskin rivalries like Grambling State University v. Prairie View A&M University.
PB man donates 125th gallon to SD Blood Bank

PB man donates 125th gallon to SD Blood Bank

Pacific Beach, CA (KSWB) -- A Pacific Beach man received a celebration at the San Diego Blood Bank Tuesday for nearly 40 years of donations.
Animals orphaned by AZ monsoons are in safe hands

Animals orphaned by AZ monsoons are in safe hands

Scottsdale, AZ (KPHO) -- Animals left orphaned by recent monsoon storms in Arizona are in the caring hands of a Phoenix-area wildlife sanctuary.
NFL officials working with teams to explain new points of emphasis

NFL officials working with teams to explain new points of emphasis

Because the NFL is forcing officials to enforce rules that were in place about defensive backs grabbing and holding receivers and players doing too much celebrating and taunting, preseason games have been slowed by an abundance of penalties.
Family Dollar rejects bid from Dollar General

Family Dollar rejects bid from Dollar General

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Family Dollar has rejected a nearly $10 billion buyout bid from Dollar General, saying it's sticking with an agreement to merge with Dollar Tree for less money.
Family Dollar rejects bid from Dollar General

Family Dollar rejects bid from Dollar General

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Family Dollar has rejected a nearly $10 billion buyout bid from Dollar General, saying it's sticking with an agreement to merge with Dollar Tree for less money.