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Both American Ebola Patients Released From Atlanta Hospital

Both American Ebola Patients Released From Atlanta HospitalThe two U.S. patients who were treated for Ebola have been discharged from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, where they had been in an isolation ward since returning from Liberia early this month.

SeaWorld Won’t Appeal Ban On Trainers Performing With Orcas

SeaWorld Won’t Appeal Ban On Trainers Performing With OrcasSeaWorld has decided not to appeal a court ruling that prohibits its trainers from performing with killer whales, the Orlando Sentinel reports, citing a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Torrential Rain Swamps Phoenix, Strands Drivers

Torrential Rain Swamps Phoenix, Strands DriversMonsoonal rainfall caused massive flash flooding in Phoenix on Tuesday, turning roads into raging torrents and stranding residents and drivers.

A ‘Different Dynamic’ In Ferguson, But With 47 Arrests

A ‘Different Dynamic’ In Ferguson, But With 47 ArrestsTear gas and Molotov cocktails were absent from Ferguson's streets last night, as protesters and police avoided the clashes that have marred demonstrations over an unarmed black teenager's death at the hands of police in the St. Louis suburb last weekend.

A U.S. Naval Ship Sunk During World War II Is Identified

A U.S. Naval Ship Sunk During World War II Is IdentifiedMore than 70 years later, U.S. and Indonesian divers have confirmed that a sunken vessel in the Java Sea was the wreck of the ship dubbed "The Galloping Ghost of the Java Coast."

Fresh Clashes In Ferguson, Mo., As National Guard Arrives

Fresh Clashes In Ferguson, Mo., As National Guard ArrivesNational Guard troops moved in by Gov. Jay Nixon didn't get involved, and the officer in charge of security in Ferguson said police came under fire and were targeted by Molotov cocktails.

Photographer Recalls How Ebola Patients Were Carried Off In Liberia

Photographer Recalls How Ebola Patients Were Carried Off In LiberiaNigeria's Health Ministry said it had 12 confirmed cases of the Ebola virus, up from 10 last week. Reuters quoted the ministry as saying five of those with the virus have nearly recovered.

What’s Behind Those Abuse-Of-Power Charges Against Perry?

What’s Behind Those Abuse-Of-Power Charges Against Perry?Texas Gov. Rick Perry, considered a possible GOP presidential candidate in 2016, was indicted on felony abuse-of-power charges late Friday in connection with his veto of funding for state public corruption prosecutors.

Ferguson Update: National Guard Deployed, School Postponed

Ferguson Update: National Guard Deployed, School PostponedMembers of the National Guard have arrived in the St. Louis area, one day after Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said he would deploy troops to prevent violence in Ferguson.

Ebola Numbers Vastly Underestimate Reach Of Outbreak, WHO Says

Ebola Numbers Vastly Underestimate Reach Of Outbreak, WHO SaysThe official count of Ebola cases and deaths may "vastly underestimate the magnitude of the outbreak," the World Health Organization posted on its website.