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CDC Director, Dr. Thomas Frieden, speaks at the CDC headquarters in AtlantaMan who flew from Liberia to Texas had Ebola, first confirmation the outbreak reached U.S.

2014-10-01 07:19:01 -0600

Tomb of Suleyman ShahBy Dasha Afanasieva and Selin Bucak ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A vow to defend the 700-year-old tomb of Suleyman Shah, grandfather of the founder of the Ottoman Empire, in a Turkish enclave in northern Syria could decide Turkey's role in the military campaign against Islamic State. Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc said on Tuesday that the militants were advancing on the white stone mausoleum, guarded by several dozen Turkish soldiers and perched on a manicured lawn under a Turkish flag on the banks of the Euphrates. ...

2014-10-01 06:21:02 -0600

Brooklyn teacher indicted on charges of sex crimes against studentsNEW YORK (AP) — A teacher at an elite New York City high school already accused of sending an indecent photo to a student is now facing an additional 36-count indictment alleging he victimized six others.

2014-10-01 08:05:41 -0600