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Sierra Leone official: Ebola may have reached peak
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) The Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, which has been surging in recent days, may have reached its peak and could be on the verge of slowing down, Sierra Leone's information minister said Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:03:30 -0500
Revs' Jones ready for anything from Red Bulls
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) New England midfielder Jermaine Jones wouldn't be surprised if the New York Red Bulls target him and try to get him upset with the referee.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:03:06 -0500
Football feast heavy on playoff implications
Rivalries are like a big Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings oh so appetizing but with the potential to leave you feeling sick and sleepy.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:57:43 -0500
A burden further south, snow makes ski areas giddy
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) Ski areas across northern New England were giddy Wednesday at the prospect of a major Thanksgiving snowstorm that is bringing early season skiers to the slopes and offering a promising start to the winter season.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:56:09 -0500
Even in Big 12, TCU still fighting for spotlight
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) For years, TCU fought to punch its way in to the old Bowl Championship Series, having to win on the field and in the public debate over whether the Horned Frogs were worthy of such lofty status.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:56:00 -0500
Canada police arrest ex-radio host in sex case
TORONTO (AP) Prominent former Canadian Broadcasting Corp. radio host Jian Ghomeshi was arrested Wednesday on sexual assault charges and ordered to live with his mother while the case that has rocked Canada's vaunted public broadcaster is heard.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:55:44 -0500
Health insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls
CHICAGO (AP) The Obama administration will promote health insurance coverage at shopping malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through the busiest shopping days of the holiday season, officials announced Wednesday. They said more than 462,000 people selected a private insurance plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through the online marketplace HealthCare.gov.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:53:52 -0500
Trooper: Driver is lucky dog food didn't crush him
FIFE, Wash. (AP) Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell asleep at the wheel, crashed into a ditch and spilled the kibble.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:51:56 -0500
Ferguson protesters storm St. Louis City Hall
ST. LOUIS (AP) Authorities have arrested at least two people at a protest over the Ferguson grand jury decision in which several demonstrators stormed City Hall in St. Louis.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:49:10 -0500
Police ID officers involved 12-year-old's shooting
CLEVELAND (AP) A 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun that looked like a real firearm was ordered three times to show his hands before he was fatally shot by an officer, Cleveland police said Wednesday as they released surveillance video of the confrontation and identified the officers involved.
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:48:28 -0500
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