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'American Idol' alum dies at 32

'American Idol' alum dies at 32

Singer and model Joanne Borgella, an "American Idol" contestant in 2008, died on Saturday at age 32 after a battle with cancer, her family said on her Facebook page.
Sweden hunts for mystery sub

Sweden hunts for mystery sub

There are fears of Russians and it is October, but it is not a Tom Clancy novel. It is a case of international naval intrigue off the Swedish coast that brings back memories of the Cold War.
How Kim Il Sung tried to live to 10...

How Kim Il Sung tried to live to 100

North Korea's revered founder, Kim Il Sung, ordered his doctors to find a way to make him live to 100, taking treatments to stay young that ranged from the bizarre to the sinister.
What N. Korea wants to keep secret

What N. Korea wants to keep secret

The reality of smuggling along China's border with North Korea. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
Feds allege AIDS research fraud

Feds allege AIDS research fraud

If government prosecutors are right, a former top researcher at Iowa State University is guilty of brazen scientific fraud-actions which a criminal complaint says have cost taxpayers nearly $15 million.
Can talks end Hong Kong stalemate?

Can talks end Hong Kong stalemate?

Student leaders will meet with Hong Kong government representatives Tuesday, the first time the two sides have met since pro-democracy protesters took to the streets of the city more than three weeks ago.

FoxNews

NOWHERE TO RUN: Oscar Pistorius get...

NOWHERE TO RUN: Oscar Pistorius gets 5 years in jail for girlfriend's death

STUTTERING START Obama's Ebola po...

STUTTERING START Obama's Ebola point man to skip House hearing

TERROR IN CANADA? Authorities say...

TERROR IN CANADA? Authorities say driver who hit 2 soldiers 'radicalized'

STYLE ICON PASSES Fashion designe...

STYLE ICON PASSES Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82

GRUESOME DISCOVERY Indiana cops eye...

GRUESOME DISCOVERY Indiana cops eye 'serial killer' in at least 7 murders

Federal workers on paid leave costi...

Federal workers on paid leave costing taxpayers $775M GAO report finds

MSNBC

Airtanker Crashes as Crews Battle N...

Airtanker Crashes as Crews Battle New California Fire

The tanker went down as it was flying over the Dog Rock Fire near the Arch Rock in Yosemite National Park, California fire officials said.






NYPD Suspends Cop Seen in Teen Beat...

NYPD Suspends Cop Seen in Teen Beating Video

One officer was suspended without pay and another was placed on modified duty after a video surfaced showing cops punching and beating a teenager.
Airtanker Lost as Crews Battle New ...

Airtanker Lost as Crews Battle New California Fire

Contact with the tanker was lost as it was flying over the Dog Rock Fire near the Arch Rock in Yosemite National Park.






Runaway Doctors and Missing Supplie...

Runaway Doctors and Missing Supplies in Ebola-Hit Liberia

Even in parts of Liberia where Ebola hasn?t been spreading, frightened doctors have run away and villages lack clean, running water.
Chicago Police Captain Shot Executi...

Chicago Police Captain Shot Executing Warrant

The captain was shot in his head and chest as police tried to arrest a man wanted in connection with a shooting in Indiana.
Shootout as Hundreds of Police Stor...

Shootout as Hundreds of Police Storm Chicago Neighborhood

Police have armored vehicles on the scene, and several rounds of gunfire have been heard coming from automatic weapons.






Washington Post

Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer...

Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer, dies at 82

Oscar de la Renta, the Dominican-born fashion designer who reshaped the public image of first ladies, society muses and red-carpet regulars with grand evening wear that celebrated Latin sensuality, European refinement and American versatility, died Oct. 20 at his home in Kent, Conn. He was 82.

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CDC issues formal guidelines giving...

CDC issues formal guidelines giving workers more protection against Ebola

Federal health officials Monday tightened infection-control guidelines for health-care workers caring for Ebola patients, explicitly recommending that no skin be exposed.

The beefed-up guidelines also call for health-care workers to undergo rigorous training, and to be supervised by trained monitors when putting on and taking off personal protective equipment. The government will issue step-by-step instructions for workers to follow in doing that.

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The Fix: Obama giftwraps another so...

The Fix: Obama giftwraps another sound bite for Republicans

A couple weeks ago, President Obama declared that, while he wasn't on the Nov. 4 ballot, his policies were. And just about every GOP candidate in a red or swing state soon launched an ad using that comment to tie his or her Democratic opponent to Obama.

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Editorial: Judicial elections are n...

Editorial: Judicial elections are no place for money from interest groups

AMERICA?S UNUSUAL practice of electing judges has long undermined the integrity of the justice system. But the problem is getting worse: In the Citizens United age, the courtroom is becoming the next frontier in rancorous political division.

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As Ebola patients vanish in Liberia...

As Ebola patients vanish in Liberia?s health system, survivors go on a desperate search

MONROVIA, Liberia ? For the 29th day, Linda Wilson came to the gates of the Ebola treatment center looking for her best friend, the woman whose picture she carried in her purse, so she could show it to guards or nurses or anyone else who might be able to help.

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Trial over Navy silencer contract o...

Trial over Navy silencer contract opens

Three senior Navy civilian officials testified Monday that they never authorized $1.6 million for a secret operation to buy hundreds of rifle silencers for the Navy SEALs and were instead told the money would be used to pay for intelligence studies and consultants.

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Reuters

Exclusive: ECB looking at corporate...

Exclusive: ECB looking at corporate bond buys, could move as soon as December - sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds on the secondary market and may decide on the matter as soon as December with a view to begin buying early next year, several sources familiar with the situation told Reuters.
China's growth slowest since global...

China's growth slowest since global crisis, annual target at risk

BEIJING (Reuters) - China grew at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis in the September quarter and risks missing its official target for the first time in 15 years, adding to concerns the world's second-largest economy is becoming a drag on global growth.
Total CEO de Margerie killed in Mos...

Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plough

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when his private jet collided with a snow plough as it was taking off from Moscow's Vnukovo airport on Monday night.
Pilots threaten more strikes as Luf...

Pilots threaten more strikes as Lufthansa walkout continues

FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - Lufthansa's pilots' union said it could call for further strikes this week if the German airline fails to resume negotiations over retirement benefits, heaping pressure on management as the eighth walkout this year continued.
Brighter China data fails to lift s...

Brighter China data fails to lift stocks, dollar sags

LONDON (Reuters) - A two-day rebound in global shares slowed and the dollar edged lower on Tuesday, as slightly above forecast Chinese growth data failed to erase concerns that the world's second-biggest economy is losing momentum.
As China gets tougher on fuel econo...

As China gets tougher on fuel economy, some carmakers may be left behind

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese automakers from state-owned FAW Co to Zhejiang Geely are racing to sell more eco-friendly cars as they try to meet tough fuel economy rules due next year as part of Beijing's battle against pollution.

ABC

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Year...

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for the 2013 shooting death of his girlfriend, Judge Thokozile Masipa announced today.
Iconic Fashion Designer Oscar de la...

Iconic Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies at 82

Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta has died, a family member told ABC News. He was 82.
7 Things You Didn't Know About 'The...

7 Things You Didn't Know About 'The Wonder Years'

From their relationships with their co-stars to casting secrets, Savage, who played Kevin Arnold, and McKellar, who portrayed his love interest, Winnie Cooper, told ABC News all about their time on the show, which aired from 1988 to 1993.
The Heartbreaking Poem a Nurse Wrot...

The Heartbreaking Poem a Nurse Wrote for Ebola Victim

The last nurse to leave the hospital room where Thomas Eric Duncan died has written a poem about the Ebola patient, penned during the sleepless days after Duncan's death, a source at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital told ABC News.
What Obama, 2M Early Voters Tell Us...

What Obama, 2M Early Voters Tell Us About Election Day

President Barack Obama joined almost 2 million voters who have voted before Election Day, as he cast his ballot early this morning at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Chicago, Illinois. ???I???m so glad I can early vote. It???s so exciting. I love voting,??? Obama said, making a not-so-subtle pitch to voters around the country.
Ebola Quarantine Ends With 'Praise ...

Ebola Quarantine Ends With 'Praise to God'

When Louise Troh, the fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Duncan, emerged from a three week quarantine today she reached both hands up to heaven and said, ???Praise to God."

BBC

Pistorius given five years in jail

Pistorius given five years in jail

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Total boss dies in Moscow air crash

Total boss dies in Moscow air crash

Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of French oil company Total since 2007, has died after his plane crashed during take-off in Moscow.
Man walks again after transplant

Man walks again after transplant

A paralysed Polish man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting specialist cells into his damaged spinal cord.
Ebola-hit nations get key supplies

Ebola-hit nations get key supplies

Vital supplies to tackle Ebola are beginning to arrive in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - the worst-hit countries, Ghana's president says.
Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies

Dominican-born US fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed former first ladies Jackie Kennedy and Hillary Clinton, has died aged 82, US media report.
Canada hit-and-run man 'radicalised...

Canada hit-and-run man 'radicalised'

A man who struck two Canadian soldiers with his car before he was shot dead by police had been "radicalised", Canada's PM says.

New York Times

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Year...

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison in Killing of Girlfriend

In early September, he was found guilty of culpable homicide ? equivalent to manslaughter ? and several firearms offenses.
Christophe de Margerie, C.E.O. of F...

Christophe de Margerie, C.E.O. of French Oil Company Total, Dies in Accident

Mr. de Margerie was killed when his business jet collided with a snowplow on the runway of Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow.
Oscar de la Renta, Who Clothed Star...

Oscar de la Renta, Who Clothed Stars and Became One, Dies at 82

Mr. de la Renta dressed the wives of four American presidents and untold numbers of women.
Protests Greet Met Opera?s Premiere...

Protests Greet Met Opera?s Premiere of ?Klinghoffer?

The Metropolitan Opera?s first performance of ?The Death of Klinghoffer? was disrupted twice, but both protesters were ushered out.
Hoverboard? Still in the Future

Hoverboard? Still in the Future

For the last 25 years, inventors like garage tinkerers, physics professors and engineers have been trying to make a hovering skateboard.
U.S. Denial of Visas for 6 in Hunga...

U.S. Denial of Visas for 6 in Hungary Strains Ties

The diplomatic incident involving the unnamed public officials has transfixed Hungarian political circles and provided fresh evidence of growing tension between the two nations.

WallStreet Journal

China Growth Slows

China Growth Slows

China?s economy grew at its slowest pace for five years in the third quarter, suggesting the government?s targeted easing measures to boost economic growth haven?t yielded expected results.
SEC Is Steering More Trials to Judg...

SEC Is Steering More Trials to Judges It Appoints

The Securities and Exchange Commission is increasingly steering cases to hearings in front of the agency?s appointed administrative judges, who found in its favor in every verdict for the 12 months through September, rather than taking them to federal court.
Sears Seeks New Cash Via Two Paths

Sears Seeks New Cash Via Two Paths

Sears is again turning to billionaire CEO Edward Lampert for funds, as the struggling retailer shores up its balance sheet ahead of the holiday season and seeks to reassure vendors worried about its health.
Fed to Banks: Shape Up or Risk Brea...

Fed to Banks: Shape Up or Risk Breakup

Federal Reserve officials told bank executives they must do more to curb excessive risk-taking and improve behavior at their firms or face stiff repercussions, including being broken into smaller pieces.
CVS Plays Hardball With Rival Drug ...

CVS Plays Hardball With Rival Drug Chains

CVS is offering a prescription-drug plan that charges patients more if they buy their medications at pharmacies that sell tobacco products, a plan that could benefit the company?s own network of drugstores.
Switzerland Leaves Banks to Face th...

Switzerland Leaves Banks to Face the Music Alone

The head of Switzerland?s finance department delivered a blunt message to one of the country?s banks this year: You?re on your own.

Wired News

New Dr. Who Game Teaches Kids to Co...

New Dr. Who Game Teaches Kids to Code

New Dr. Who Game Teaches Kids to Code

The Doctor Who is facing a new challenge: teaching your nine-year-old how to code. No, it may not be as daunting as a Cybermen invasion. But for you kid, it could be as fun as it is educational. On Wednesday, the BBC will launch a game called “The Doctor and the Dalek.” Designed by Dr. […]

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As Online Viewing Soars, Internet T...

As Online Viewing Soars, Internet TV Will Soon Be the Only TV

As Online Viewing Soars, Internet TV Will Soon Be the Only TV

More people are watching TV online than ever—a lot more. Viewers may not be cutting the cable cord altogether, but growth in the number who want to watch TV over a different set of pipes is surging, according to a new report from Adobe. If anyone was still wondering why HBO and CBS plan to […]

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IBM Stock Plummets as Company Aband...

IBM Stock Plummets as Company Abandons Chip Business

IBM Stock Plummets as Company Abandons Chip Business

IBM’s stock price is on the decline, after the company agreed to pay GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take on its ailing chipmaking business and abandoned its controversial “2015 Roadmap” to deliver $20 earnings per share by next year. News of the GlobalFoundries deal arrived on Sunday, via Bloomberg, and IBM CEO Ginni Rommety confirmed the […]

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Microsoft Offers Cloud Device to Ba...

Microsoft Offers Cloud Device to Battle Google and Amazon

Microsoft Offers Cloud Device to Battle Google and Amazon

Microsoft will soon offer a hardware appliance that will let businesses run something akin to its Azure cloud computing service inside their own data centers. At a press event in San Francisco on Monday, Scott Guthrie, who oversees Microsoft’s cloud business, said the appliance is based on hardware from Texas-based computer-server-seller Dell, and that it […]

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How to Stop Apple From Snooping on ...

How to Stop Apple From Snooping on Your OS X Yosemite Searches

How to Stop Apple From Snooping on Your OS X Yosemite Searches

Apple's latest operating system OS X Yosemite pushes the limits of data collection tolerance: its desktop search tool Spotlight uploads your search terms in real time to Apple's remote servers, by default. Fortunately for Apple's angry users, however, this is one privacy invasion that's easy to cut short.

The post How to Stop Apple From Snooping on Your OS X Yosemite Searches appeared first on WIRED.

How the Amazon Fire Phone Could Tra...

How the Amazon Fire Phone Could Transform Customer Service

How the Amazon Fire Phone Could Transform Customer Service

Amazon, ever the customer-centric company, recently released its first smartphone, the Amazon Fire Phone. With it, the world’s largest online retailer and creator of the highly successful Kindle e-readers and tablets, took on the challenge to redefine the way people interact with their smartphone. Instead of tapping and touching, users are able to experience gesture […]

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Sports ESPN

Ishikawa walk-off HR sends Giants t...

Ishikawa walk-off HR sends Giants to Series

Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
Pistorius sentenced to five years i...

Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" the runner showed when he shot his girlfriend multiple times through a toilet cubicle door in his home.
Steelers rally to overwhelm sloppy ...

Steelers rally to overwhelm sloppy Texans

Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Texans on Monday.
Harvin, Jets 'all smiles' with new ...

Harvin, Jets 'all smiles' with new opportunity

Percy Harvin went from the defending Super Bowl champions to a 1-6 team, but his upbeat demeanor Monday suggested he's glad to be out of Seattle.
Pacers' George back to shooting jum...

Pacers' George back to shooting jump shots

Less than three months after suffering a compound fracture in his right leg, Indiana Pacers star Paul George was seen Monday shooting jumpers with teammates.
Trestman: Marshall didn't single ou...

Trestman: Marshall didn't single out Cutler

Bears coach Marc Trestman disputed the notion that receiver Brandon Marshall called out Jay Cutler during a few tense moments in the locker room on the heels of the club's 27-14 loss Sunday to the Dolphins, but also said "I didn't hear all of it."

Yahoo Movies

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in let...

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a news conference for "The Fifth Estate" at the Toronto International Film FestivalLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, wrote a letter to Cumberbatch dated January 15, 2013, that was published on Wednesday on the anti-secrecy website ahead of the October 18 theatrical release of Walt Disney Co's DreamWorks film "The Fifth Estate. ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds a risk worth taking in debut

Somali actor Barkhad Abdi poses for a portrait during a media publicity event for the film "Captain Phillips" in Los Angeles in this file photoBy Eric Kelsey BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Barkhad Abdi, a tall wisp of a man with a narrow face and a wide grin, sat on the sofa in his hotel suite with one eye on the television and another on a view of the Hollywood Hills. The 28-year-old Somali-American, who had worked the past year at his brother's mobile phone store in Minneapolis, could hardly have called himself an actor when he began production in British director Paul Greengrass' thriller "Captain Phillips. ...

France bows to stage director Patri...

France bows to stage director Patrice Chereau, dead at 68

French director Patrice Chereau attends a photocall in Venice.By Tom Heneghan PARIS (Reuters) - The French theatre, opera and film director Patrice Chereau, who mounted one of the most famous productions of Richard Wagner's "Ring" cycle in Bayreuth in the 1970s, has died at the age of 68. Chereau, who was preparing a production of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" when he succumbed to lung cancer, was a restless innovator who began directing at high school in Paris and never looked back. ...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sex...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sexiest woman alive' by Esquire

Johansson poses at the premiere of the movie "Iron Man 2" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood(Reuters) - American actress Scarlett Johansson has been named the sexiest woman alive for the second time by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday. "The Avengers" star was named sexiest woman in 2006 and is the only woman to have been given the title twice by the publication. The annual recipient of the title is chosen by Esquire editors. Husky-voiced Johansson, who rose to prominence as a teenager in the 2001 cult film "Ghost World," stars in three films this fall. ...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema fin...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema finds dark new twist

By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - British director Paul Wright's new film "For Those in Peril" pans across a dour Scottish coastal town where madness, tragedy and a feared sea monster lurk close beneath the surface. It's a dark tale, typical of a new generation of filmmakers like this year's Oscar hopeful Steve McQueen, who are taking Britain's tradition of gritty "kitchen sink" cinema in a stark and sometimes strange direction. ...
Lebanon bans two films in setback f...

Lebanon bans two films in setback for tolerant image

By Stephen Kalin BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has banned the screening of a film about homosexuality and another on short-term "pleasure marriages" practiced in some Muslim communities, in a blow to its reputation as a bastion of tolerance in a deeply conservative region. The films, which had been due to be shown at the Beirut International Film Festival that opened last week, were blocked by a government censorship committee, festival organizers said. ...

Editorial New York Times

Editorial: Re-elect Andrew Cuomo fo...

Editorial: Re-elect Andrew Cuomo for Governor of New York

Despite some criticisms, The Times?s editorial board recommends giving Mr. Cuomo a second term.
Op-Ed Columnist: What the Ebola Cri...

Op-Ed Columnist: What the Ebola Crisis Reveals About Culture

The reaction nationally to Ebola is rooted in weaknesses in our cultural fabric.
Editorial: President Obama and the ...

Editorial: President Obama and the Convention Against Torture

President Obama should not consider any legal loophole that might permit an American official to engage in torture or cruelty, no matter where it takes place.
Editorial: Membership?s Perks, for ...

Editorial: Membership?s Perks, for Immigrants, Too

New York City?s new ID card will tell everyone that its owner, including unauthorized immigrants, is a bona fide New Yorker.
Op-Ed Columnist: A World Without OP...

Op-Ed Columnist: A World Without OPEC?

How the shale revolution has weakened the power of the oil cartel.
Op-Docs: ?Another Tea??

Op-Docs: ?Another Tea??

At their monthly gatherings for tea, a group of Chilean women reflect on the past in a ritual that has held their friendships together for 60 years.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.

Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.

First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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San Francisco stations banish 'Roya...

San Francisco stations banish 'Royals' song ahead of World Series

(Reuters) - At least two Northern California radio stations have pledged not to play New Zealand artist Lorde's song "Royals," in solidarity with the San Francisco Giants during their World Series matchup with the Kansas City Royals.
California woman gets stuck in chim...

California woman gets stuck in chimney trying to sneak into home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A California woman who tried to sneak into a house through the chimney got stuck and had to be rescued by firefighters, who used dish soap to help extricate the soot-covered intruder, authorities said on Monday.
California woman gets stuck in chim...

California woman gets stuck in chimney trying to sneak into home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A California woman who tried to sneak into a house through the chimney got stuck and had to be rescued by firefighters, who used dish soap to help extricate the soot-covered intruder, authorities said on Monday.
Ebola plush toys fly off the shelf ...

Ebola plush toys fly off the shelf for Connecticut company

(Reuters) - It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: "Ebola" and "Add to Wishlist."
Washington teacher told not to use ...

Washington teacher told not to use disciplinary 'Wheel of Misfortune'

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Washington state high school teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary "Wheel of Misfortune" to assign punishments for misbehavior that included being pelted with rubber balls by fellow students, school officials said.
Ebola plush toys fly off the shelf ...

Ebola plush toys fly off the shelf for Connecticut company

(Reuters) - It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: "Ebola" and "Add to Wishlist."
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