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Lebanese health minister says man suspected of having Ebola has been quarantined in Lebanon

BEIRUT - A Lebanese man who arrived from West Africa is suspected of having Ebola and was quarantined on Thursday in a Beirut hospital, the first such suspected case in the country, Lebanon's health minister said....

posted: October 23,2014

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White House fence jumper charged with assault, making threats

WASHINGTON - The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged with felonies for assaulting two police dogs and making threats, the Secret Service said Thursday....

Shops, businesses closed as separatists protest Indian prime minister's visit to Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India - Shops and businesses were closed in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday as separatists protested a visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi....

Investigators detain 4 more suspects in Moscow plane crash that killed Total CEO and 3 crew

MOSCOW - Russian investigators announced Thursday that they have detained four more employees of Moscow's Vnukovo Airport following a plane crash that killed the chief executive of French oil company Total and three crew members....

Heads or tails? Coin-toss winner chosen mayor of small town in Peru

LIMA, Peru - A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box....

US video journalist leaves Nebraska hospital after Ebola recovery, heads home to Rhode Island

OMAHA, Neb. - An American video journalist who recovered from Ebola at an Omaha hospital left the facility Wednesday afternoon and is heading home to Rhode Island, a hospital spokesman said....

AP NewsBreak: California agrees to end policy that segregated inmates by race after riots

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California officials agreed Wednesday to end a policy in which it segregated prison inmates after riots based on their race as a way to prevent further violence....

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