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Ebola outbreak 2014

Death toll from Ebola outbreak reaches 3,338 people out of 7,178 cases in West Africa, the World Health Organization reports; number of new cases falls for 2nd week, but WHO cautions on under-reporting - @Reuters

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soccer

Sporting Kansas City honored for MLS Championship win at White House - @SportingKC

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2014

Reports of hundreds of protesters gathering around Chief Executive CY Leung's office in Hong Kong - @haasbenjamin, varsitycuhk/

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South Elgin, IL, US

Police, SWAT teams respond to possible hostage situation at water reclamation center in south Elgin, Ill. - @WGNNews

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Missing University of Virginia student Hannah Elizabeth Graham

Police in Charlottesville, Va., use drones to search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham - @ABC7News

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White House intruder, September 2014

White House jumper Omar Gonzalez pleads not guilty to all charges; court orders mental competency review, defense opposes evaluation - @ReutersUS

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Persian Gulf

Search underway for missing US Navy airman in North Arabian Gulf after aircraft lost power during takeoff - @10News

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Disappearance of Alice Gross, September 2014

Metropolitan Police confirm body found is missing UK teen Alice Gross - @metpoliceuk

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says there is 'zero chance' other passengers at Dallas-Fort Worth airport were infected when Ebola patient traveled through - @KenKalthoffNBC5

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Full Dallas Independent School District statement to parents on 5 students who may have had contact with Ebola patient - @EricKingNBC5

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US voting law changes

Federal appeals court orders lower court to block 2 new voting restrictions in North Carolina, saying there was 'no doubt' the measures would disenfranchise minorities - @ryanjreilly

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Dallas County health official says they are monitoring are 12-18 people, including 5 children, with whom the Ebola patient came in contact - @dallasnews

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2022 Olympics

Norwegian government rejects Oslo's bid for 2022 Winter Olympics amid financial concerns; remaining candidates include Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan - @AP

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2014 US elections

South Carolina Democratic governor candidate Vincent Sheheen wants Confederate flag removed from state capitol grounds - @AP

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Ebola outbreak 2014

More: Dallas schools superintendent says 5 students who had possible contact with Ebola patient attended Emmett J. Conrad High School, Sam Tasby Middle School, L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary School and Dan D. Rogers Elementary; being kept home as precaution - @FOX4

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Dallas schools superintendent says 5 students from different schools are being monitored after possible contact with Ebola patient; have no symptoms - live video

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New York, NY, US

Kristin Davis, former madam and candidate for governor and New York City comptroller, sentenced to 2 years in jail after she pleaded guilty to illegally distributing prescription pills - @NBCNewYork

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2014

US Secretary of State John Kerry says US has 'high hopes' that Hong Kong authorities will exercise restraint and respect so protesters can express their views - @Reuters

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Editor's note: The Associated Press has identified the Dallas Ebola patient, citing his sister. We're waiting for officials to confirm his name. - Stephanie

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Health official: Dallas County staff has identified, will monitor people who came in contact with Ebola patient now at Presbyterian Hospital - @dallasnews

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