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Freelance cameraman free of Ebola, can leave Nebraska hospital

CNN  - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Your video will begin momentarily. STORY HIGHLIGHTS. NEW: "I fought and won, with lots of help," tweets Ashoka Mukpo; Condition of Texas nurse Nina Pham upgraded from fair to good, NIH says; Texas to start facility to handle issues like infectious ...
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Journalist Who Contracted Ebola Now Disease-Free
American Freelance Cameraman Is Officially Free of Ebola
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Ben Bradlee, Who Guided Washington Post's Watergate Coverage, Dies at 93

Wall Street Journal  - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Ben Bradlee, who steered the Washington Post's coverage of the Watergate scandal that led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon, died Tuesday at 93.

Indiana man confessed to killings, police say; FBI checks other states

Los Angeles Times  - ‎3 minutes ago‎
A decade before Darren Deon Vann confessed to killing at least seven women in Indiana, he threatened to set himself and a woman on fire during a 2004 standoff with police, according to court documents released Tuesday.
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Indiana police search vacant houses after arrest of suspected killer
Family, Friends Remember Women Slain in Indiana
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WGN News
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Several bodies linked to possible serial killer Darren Vann were found inside abandoned buildings throughout the city of Gary. Today, police went through at least 90 more abandoned buildings searching for any criminal activity and marking them for…

Reuters  - ‎11 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola on Tuesday, requiring travelers from three countries at the center of an epidemic in West Africa to fly into one of five major airports conducting enhanced screening for the ...

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Pistorius sentencing: What it means

Washington Post  - ‎13 minutes ago‎
PRETORIA, South Africa - How much prison time will Oscar Pistorius ultimately serve for killing his girlfriend? And will the double-amputee Olympian ever run competitively again on the carbon-fiber blades that made him one of the world's most recognizable ...

Personal woes plagued Canadian who killed soldier: records, lawyer

Reuters  - ‎54 minutes ago‎
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU Quebec (Reuters) - A Canadian convert to Islam shot dead by police in Quebec after running over and killing a soldier with his car had launched a custody case for his young son only three days earlier, court records show.

New York Times  - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Jeffrey E. Fowle, who was held in North Korea for six months, apologized to the United States and North Korea for causing a diplomatic headache for both governments.
North Korea's release of Ohio man fuels hope for 2 other Americans
North Korea frees detained American
FOX 5 San Diego / KSWB
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(CNN) — Jeffrey Fowle, an American arrested in North Korea in May for leaving a bible at his hotel, has been released and is on his way home, a senior State Department official told CNN on Tuesday. An American government plane picked up Fowle on Tuesday…

UPDATE 2-No Russia-Ukraine gas deal at EU talks; Moscow queries finances

Reuters  - ‎3 hours ago‎
... * Ukraine struggling to secure funds for gas payment. * New round of talks in Brussels next Wednesday (Updates with no final accord yet, new talks in a week).

HK Government, protesters hold first talks on future of democracy

The Australian  - ‎3 hours ago‎
HONG KONG-After more than three weeks of sometimes violent political protests, student leaders met for the first time with government officials, drawing thousands to the street to watch the televised meeting despite low expectations for progress.
Hong Kong protesters confront government officials in TV debate
For Chinese, a Remarkable Sight: Freewheeling Debate on Democracy
US News & World Report
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Looking to keep a step ahead of Apple’s efforts to avoid government surveillance, and perhaps spy on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, China has staged a cyberattack against its citizens who use iCloud. The attack attempts to trick those customers into giving up their login information and expose online data to the secret police. Chinese Hackers Defy Apple's New Security - US News

Wall Street Journal  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Brazil President and Workers' Party presidential candidate Dilma Rousseff, left, and former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva at a campaign rally on Oct. 20.  - ‎8 minutes ago‎
In a fast-paced final debate Tuesday, Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist displayed their mutual contempt to a national TV audience in the costliest and meanest campaign in the country.  - ‎1 hour ago‎
m-kojot/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) - A preliminary mental health assessment has determined that the White House fence jumper, Omar Gonzalez, is not competent for trial.

Coca-Cola shares plunge after trimming full-year profit forecast

USA TODAY  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Shares of The Coca-Cola Co. plummeted after issuing a profit warning on Tuesday, making it theStreet's Move of the Day. The world's largest beverage company reported that several factors including flat-lining sales and heavy restructuring costs.

Sauk County home prices jump

Baraboo News Republic  - ‎3 hours ago‎
Home sales were flat in Sauk County last month, mirroring a statewide trend, but the median price jumped nearly 34 percent. According to the Wisconsin Realtors Association, 84 home sales were reported in the county last month, up one from September ...
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US existing home sales at one-year high, signal housing sector recovery
Existing Home Sales Feed Wall Street's Surge
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U.S. Existing Home Sales Rebound To Highest Level In A Year - Existing home sales in the U.S. increased by more than anticipated in the month of September, according to a report released by the National Association of Realtors on Tuesday, with sales bouncing back to their highest level in a year. U.S. Existing Home Sales Rebound To Highest Level In A Year

Reuters  - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple's.

Wall Street Journal  - ‎4 minutes ago‎
Apple's newest tablet is thinner than ever, but whether it is for you depends on where you plan on holding it—and what you want to do with it.

New York Times  - ‎30 minutes ago‎
A woman setting up her new iPhone 6 last week in Beijing. IPhone 6 users are thought to be the target of the attack. Credit Feng Li/Getty Images.
Apple issues security warning for iCloud
Chinese Hackers Defy Apple's New Security
Jim Fawcette
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Chinese Government Attacking Apple Inc's iCloud Update: See comments for conflicting opinions on source and link. Web monitoring group claims government is behind attacks. "Using what is called a "man-in-the-middle" (MITM) attack, the hackers interposed their own website between users and Apple's iCloud server, intercepting data and potentially gaining access to passwords, iMessages, photos and contacts, Gre...

Mashable  - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Search giant Google, along with several other interests, just invested more than half a billion dollars in a mysterious venture called Magic Leap, a company that, based on various reports, is working on technology focused on the virtual reality and augmented ...

San Jose Mercury News  - ‎3 hours ago‎
Today: Apple's record quarterly revenues and projections for a huge holiday season push stock near new highs. Also: Yahoo, VMware and Intuitive Surgical announce earnings.
Apple Pay: I'm Not Impressed
Apple's forecast for holiday quarter exceeds analyst estimates
Apple Pay launched on Monday with iOS 8.1, allowing iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners to make contactless payments via NFC with Touch ID for authentication. Though the initial launch is occurring in the United States where Apple has focused its efforts on getting credit card companies, banks, and…

Renee Zellweger looks different on red carpet, world freaks out

Los Angeles Times  - ‎1 hour ago‎
This just in: Arguably the biggest story to come out of the 21st Elle Women in Hollywood Awards -- an event that exists to honor the success of women in front of and behind the camera -- was about one actress' appearance, not her accomplishments.

ABC News  - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Celebrities of all stripes were quick to acknowledge the legacy of iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday after battling cancer for almost a decade.

Cain Velasquez injures knee, out for UFC title defense in Mexico

Los Angeles Times  - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez suffered a right knee injury in training and is withdrawing from his Nov. 15 Ultimate Fighting Championship title defense against top contender Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City.

New York Times  - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Kings defenseman Slava Voynov last week. Coach Darryl Sutter met with Voynov on Monday at Voynov's home, but few others appear to have spoken with him.

Michael Sam Cut From Cowboys' Practice Squad  - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Michael Sam is looking for a new team and another opportunity to prove he can play in the NFL after the Dallas Cowboys cut him from their practice squad.
Cowboys Release Michael Sam
The Dallas Cowboys Have Cut Michael Sam
Chicago Tribune
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Michael Sam cut by Dallas Cowboys Michael Sam, who first made headlines earlier this year as the first openly gay NFL player, as of Tuesday afternoon is no longer an NFL player. The Dallas Cowboys waived the rookie defensive end from the practice squad to make room on their roster to sign second-year linebacker Troy Davis.

USA TODAY  - ‎26 minutes ago‎
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) - Phil Kessel scored two goals to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-2 rout over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.  - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Nerlens Noel was surrounded by a group of reporters Tuesday at the 76ers practice facility and one of the first things he heard was "How do you feel?

Christian Science Monitor  - ‎4 hours ago‎
An international team of scientists has detected 'b mode' polarization pointing to evidence of cosmic inflation, a powerful growth spurt that scientists hypothesize took place in the first fraction of a second after the big bang 13.8 billion years ago.
Telescope provides key clues to universe's origin
POLARBEAR Telescope Provides Clues to Origin of Universe
The POLARBEAR consortium, led by University of California, Berkeley, physicist Adrian Lee, announces the first successful isolation of a "B-mode" produced by gravitational lensing in the polarization of the cosmic microwave background radiation. "An international team of physicists has measured a subtle characteristic in the polarization of the cosmic microwave background radiation that will allow them to map the large-scale stru...

New York Times  - ‎3 hours ago‎
The members of NASA's Hi-Seas team are staying in a dome on the Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii for the next eight months. Credit Sian Proctor/University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Sun may delay plans for sending humans to Mars
Scientists prepare for an 8-month mission to Mars - on Earth soil
SETI Institute
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Plants are essential to support life on Earth; they provide food and recycle carbon dioxide into breathable oxygen. This latter ability may prove critical for astronauts who will undertake long-duration deep space missions. An international team researchers are studying the growth and development of Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings – also known as "thale cress" – aboard the ISS to gain a better understanding of how plants adapt to weigh...

WCPO  - ‎2 hours ago‎
Drinking soft drinks and smoking cigarettes both speed up your body's aging process, at about the same time, according to a recent study from the American Journal of Public Health.
Drink »   Telomeres »
Love sodas? The sweet drink may age you as fast as smoking.
Could Drinking Soda Cause Early Aging?
Drink »   Telomeres »
FOX 5 San Diego / KSWB
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(CNN) — Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages may make certain cells in your body age faster, a new study suggests. The study, published this week in the American Journal of Public Health, concludes that sugar-sweetened soda consumption prematurely ages…

Supplements safe after FDA recall? Don't count on it

Los Angeles Times  - ‎2 hours ago‎
When the Food & Drug Administration recalls your "all natural" dietary supplement for containing prescription pharmaceuticals, you may think that ensures a rapid restoration of the misbranded product to its wholesome natural state, right?
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