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Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:46am

Back from a Liberia trip, the patient developed Ebola-like symptoms. One hospital sent him home. A few days later he ended up in an...

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:43am

The Twitter campaign was born out of the controversy around the lack of diverse voices in the event's panels. This year, one organizer...

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:42am

The Marines are conducting a yearlong experiment aimed at settling whether women can handle the punishing world of ground combat. The...

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:22am

The Scripps National Spelling Bee had drama, excitement and a lot of really hard words.

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Thu, 05/28/2015 - 10:31pm

Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar went back and forth so long the judges were running out of words. Told he needed one more...

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:53pm

After activist Pamela Geller attempted to show ads depicting Muhammad in Washington trains and subway stations, the transit agency...

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 6:39pm

Cholera has been spreading in Haiti for over four years. But this year looks especially bleak. In the first four months, there were...

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 6:10pm

A decade ago, fishermen trying to catch North Sea cod were coming up empty. Now, thanks to strict fishing rules put in place to halt the...

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:54pm

The Illinois Republican is accused of taking the money out in chunks of less than $10,000 to evade reporting requirements, and of lying...

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:49pm

Federal laws require states to keep lists of convicted sex offenders, including juveniles. But recently, the practice of registering...