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Sister: US Ebola patient said he was from Liberia
DALLAS (AP) -- The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States told relatives that he notified health care workers the first time he went to the hospital that he was visiting the U.S. from Liberia, the man's sister said Wednesday.... 10/1/2014 6:15 PM

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 flew into Dallas, is being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital:... 10/1/2014 11:50 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

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

911 caller: Cop told man to drop gun at Wal-Mart
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A 911 caller who reported a man carrying a gun in an Ohio Wal-Mart told state investigators he heard an officer repeatedly say "put it down" just before police shot the man, killing him, according to a summary of the interview released by the state.... 10/1/2014 6:10 PM

A decade after welcoming wind, states reconsider
CALUMET, Okla. (AP) -- A decade ago, states offered wind-energy developers an open-armed embrace, envisioning a bright future for an industry that would offer cheap electricity, new jobs and steady income for large landowners, especially in rural areas with few other economic prospects.... 10/1/2014 5:26 PM

In Scott Walker race, he's the main issue
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The race for Wisconsin governor has all the appearances of a typical campaign, with attack ads airing and candidates arguing their proposals.... 10/1/2014 5:49 PM

Why the bond market is more fragile than you think
NEW YORK (AP) -- A bottleneck is building in the global market for bonds.... 10/1/2014 3:50 PM

Court blocks parts of new NC voting law
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- A federal appeals court panel is ordering parts of North Carolina's strict new voting law set aside for next month's elections because it is likely to disenfranchise black voters.... 10/1/2014 6:01 PM

GM says parts are ready to fix recalled small cars
MILFORD, Mich. (AP) -- General Motors CEO Mary Barra told investors Wednesday that GM will rely on new models and a big push to sell more cars in China to boost profits in coming years, as the company tries to shift the spotlight from a mishandled recall of older small cars.... 10/1/2014 5:14 PM