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On the Calendar:  Friday, 10/31/2014
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'People Are Worried': Have Ebola Controversies Hurt the Fight?

Some aid organizations say people are more hesitant to sign up.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:39:11 GMT
Lead Poisoning: A Hidden Danger at Shooting Ranges

With more women and youth joining the 40 million Americans who enjoy gun sports, experts say the use of lead ammunition can pose deadly risks.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:13:09 GMT
Welcome Back, Bentley! Ebola Nurse, Dog to Be Reunited

A Dallas nurse who recovered from Ebola will soon be reunited with her dog, which has been sequestered since his owner became ill.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:11:29 GMT
Brittany Maynard and Dan Diaz: A Love Story

Away from the campaign, the critics and the cancer, the love story of Brittany Maynard and Dan Diaz seems only to blaze more brightly as her final day looms.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:52:28 GMT
Gerber Accused of False Claims on Baby Formula

Baby-food maker Gerber is being accused by the government of claiming falsely that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:46:52 GMT
Male Patients Feel Forgotten in Breast Cancer Battle

More than 2,000 male breast cancer cases have been tallied in the U.S. so far this year. What can men do to keep themselves healthy? Dawne Gee reports.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:38:25 GMT
Ambassador Power: I'll Follow 'Strictest Protocols' on Ebola

U.S. Ambassador Power praised brave and altruistic health workers, and said those returning from West Africa must follow "the strictest protocols."






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:24:11 GMT
Maine Gov.: Police are there to protect Kaci Hickox

Speaking to WSCH-TV, Maine Governor Paul LePage says Kaci Hickox is free to come out of her home, but that he doesn't want anyone to get within three feet of her, citing possible infection concerns.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:56:04 GMT
Can a Class Shake Off the Effects of Social Media?

A class called Alone Together: Finding Intimacy in the Age of Facebook aims to explore the effects of social media sometimes by giving it up.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:23:25 GMT
Execution Date Set for 'Delusional' Murderer in Texas

Scott Panetti's lawyers say he's so mentally ill he thinks the devil is making the state put him to death.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:33:04 GMT
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