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1st Ebola patient diagnosed in the US dead
Issued: October 8, 2014
DALLAS — A Dallas hospital spokesman says the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States has died. ...
Ebola training focuses on astronaut-like gear
Issued: October 8, 2014
CHICAGO — The serious-faced physicians practice pulling on bulky white suits and helmets that make them look more like astronauts than doctors...
Safety advocates seek stronger warnings on Chantix
Issued: October 8, 2014
WASHINGTON — Public safety advocates are asking the federal government to strengthen warnings on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix, even as the...
SolarCity loan deal could propel rooftop market
Issued: October 8, 2014
NEW YORK — SolarCity will begin offering loans to homeowners for solar systems, a move that industry analysts say could reshape the market for rooftop...
Geithner grilled in court over AIG bailout
Issued: October 8, 2014
WASHINGTON — Timothy Geithner, a key player in the U.S. government's 2008 bailout of American International Group Inc., is due back in court...
95% off? Revel discount is a deal!
Issued: October 7, 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A Toronto-based asset management firm won a bankruptcy auction for the former Revel Casino Hotel by bidding 5 cents on the...
Twitter sues FBI, DOJ to release NSA request info
Issued: October 7, 2014
NEW YORK — Twitter is suing the FBI and the Department of Justice to be able to release more information about government surveillance of its users. ...
Coast Guard issues Ebola protocols
Issued: October 7, 2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — One U.S. Coast Guard sector says it will contact ships that have recently been to Ebola-affected countries to ask whether...
Wall Street profits $8.7B in 6 months, but industry downsizing in Big Apple
Issued: October 7, 2014
ALBANY, N.Y. — The securities industry in New York City tallied $8.7 billion in profits during the first half of 2014, which was 13 percent lower than...
Mobile revolution shakes up Silicon Valley
Issued: October 7, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Smartphones, tablets and other gadgets aren’t just changing the way we live and work. They are shaking up Silicon Valley’s balance of...
US job openings rising in August as hiring falls
Issued: October 7, 2014
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers advertised the most job openings in nearly 14 years during August, yet their pace of hiring fell compared to July. ...
Debate in Spanish part of growing trend
Issued: October 7, 2014
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The moderator gave New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez the nod to start her opening statement. She smiled, then looked at the camera. ...
US health providers expand their Ebola precautions
Issued: October 7, 2014
NEW YORK — Public hospitals in New York City are concerned enough about Ebola that they've secretly been sending actors with mock symptoms into...
Why nation’s top docs say Ebola won’t spread in US
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — Ebola has arrived in the United States and people are frightened. ...
Can Hewlett-Packard survive the tablet trend?
Issued: October 6, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO — Personal computer sales have been in a slump for years, as customers flock to increasingly powerful smartphones, tablets and other...
Court clears the way for gay marriage expansion
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court unexpectedly cleared the way Monday for a dramatic expansion of gay marriage in the United States and may have signaled...
Paulson: AIG bailout designed to be punishment
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — The 2008 government bailout of American International Group Inc. was specifically designed to punish the insurance giant, former Treasury...
Top court denies gay marriage appeals
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court turned away appeals Monday from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriages, paving the way for an immediate...
Trump name coming off closed casino
Issued: October 6, 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Trump name will be coming off the shuttered Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City. ...
Hewlett-Packard splits off PC, printer businesses
Issued: October 6, 2014
NEW YORK — Hewlett-Packard is splitting itself into two companies, one focused on its personal computer and printing business and another on...
On the witness list: Paulson, Geithner, Bernanke
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — It could be an awkward reunion. ...
Poll: Americans worry — can government protect us?
Issued: October 6, 2014
WASHINGTON — Americans lack confidence in the government’s ability to protect their personal safety and economic security, a sign that their...
Federal officials cast doubt on Ebola travel ban
Issued: October 5, 2014
Top government health officials said Sunday that they are opposed to placing a ban on travelers from Ebola-infected countries, warning that shutting...
Supreme Court clerk: Plum job for legal elite
Issued: October 5, 2014
WASHINGTON — Joshua Matz didn't bother waiting to write about the Supreme Court until he went to work there. He teamed with a renowned Harvard law...
Navy: Self-guided unmanned patrol boats make debut
Issued: October 5, 2014
NORFOLK, Va. — Self-guided unmanned patrol boats that can leave warships they're protecting and swarm and attack potential threats on the water...


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