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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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Your #EbolaQandA questions answered

53 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
The first Ebola case diagnosed in the U.S. has raised many questions and concerns, which CNN has been responding to on social media using the hashtag #EbolaQandA

Opinion: Ball dropped over and over

6 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Ford Vox says mistakes and missed opportunities along the line to a diagnosis of Ebola in a Liberian man have put Dallas residents at risk of fatal infection

His travels and troubles

6 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Days after arriving from Liberia, Thomas Eric Duncan twice went to a Dallas hospital after falling ill. The second time, he was admitted and later confirmed to have Ebola, the first such case diagnosed in the United States

Amazon closing distribution plant in Kansas

1 hour 14 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Amazon.com plans to close a distribution center in southeast Kansas in February, a move that will affect hundreds of workers in this rural area, the online retailer said Wednesday

Rookie managers Williams, Ausmus reach postseason

1 hour 8 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Williams was in his 18th game as a major league manager, still learning on the job, when he went with his gut

AP-GfK Poll: Top issues in the midterm election

1 hour 3 minutes ago - Yahoo News
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's October and in some places, voters are already voting. The latest Associated Press-GfK poll finds those likely to cast a ballot are focused more on the economy than other issues. But that hasn't stopped campaigns from trying to appeal on other topics as well. Here's a look at what voters think on the top issues of the elect...

Mexico's probe of army slayings raises doubts

1 hour ago - Yahoo News
MEXICO CITY (AP) — For more than two months, Mexico did little to explain how a Mexican army patrol escaped practically unharmed from a gunfight that left 22 suspected criminals dead in a grain warehouse. This week, officials changed their story to say soldiers may have committed murder, but questions about the lop-sided confrontation remain

Deal reached to help disabled people in disasters

56 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Advocates and city officials on Wednesday said they've struck a deal to protect nearly 900,000 residents with disabilities during disasters

Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortions

53 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Giving teens free birth control encourages them to use long-acting methods and greatly cuts the chances they will become pregnant or have an abortion, a new study finds

Ebola worries could keep some Dallas students home

51 minutes ago - Yahoo News
DALLAS (AP) — The announcement that five Dallas schoolchildren were possibly exposed to the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has some nervous parents planning to keep their kids home

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