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Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas
DALLAS (AP) -- The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus.... 10/1/2014 6:43 AM

The US Ebola case: 5 things to know
Health officials on Tuesday announced the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States - a man isolated in intensive care at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.... 10/1/2014 3:47 AM

Timeline for first case of Ebola diagnosed in US
The first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States traveled from Liberia, federal health officials said. The unidentified man, who was visiting relatives in Dallas, is being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital:... 10/1/2014 10:34 AM

Forensics at center of missing U.Va. student case
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Morgan Harrington's parents were so convinced that a serial offender was responsible for their daughter's killing in 2009, they started a nonprofit foundation aimed at protecting other young women.... 10/1/2014 8:45 AM

App teaches kindergartners basic computer coding
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.... 10/1/2014 7:18 AM

California gun restraining order may deter suicide
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California's first-in-the-nation gun restraining order legislation was born out of a college-town rampage that left six people dead at the hands of a killer whose family felt helpless to stop him.... 10/1/2014 5:07 AM

Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law
Michael Phelps can't seem to break a disturbing pattern.... 10/1/2014 7:23 AM

A look at California's landmark plastic bag ban
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic shopping bags, following the lead of more than 100 California cities and counties. The fight between environmentalists and manufacturers is not over, as plastic bag makers vow to take their opposition to the ballot box.... 9/30/2014 9:48 PM

Judge to sentence man in tree-lighting terror case
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Mohamed Mohamud, the young Somali American convicted of trying to bomb Portland's downtown square while it was filled with holiday cheer, will learn Wednesday if he gets to leave prison before he's an old man.... 10/1/2014 6:52 AM

After bombs found, police say Frein making errors
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) -- The discovery of two powerful pipe bombs during a massive manhunt in the Pennsylvania woods indicates the fugitive wanted in an ambush on state troopers is stressed out and making mistakes, authorities said as they repeated a call for him to surrender.... 10/1/2014 6:09 AM