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Maine Judge Eases Orders on Nurse Under Ebola Quarantine

Washington Post - Found 43 minutes ago
(Updates with Hickox comment in sixth paragraph.) Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Kaci Hickox, who’s fought demands from two governors that she be quarantined over her treatment of patients in Africa with Ebola, won her freedom from a judge. Hickox is free to leave her home today after Maine District Court ...
Watch Live: Kaci Hickox Lawyer Holds Press Conference - NBCNews.com
Maine judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse - CNN
Nurse wins quarantine hearing - CNN
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International Business Times

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes during a test flight

ITWire - Found 53 minutes ago
One person dead, another injured. More to follow. Just a couple of hours go, in a series of four tweets , Virgin Galactic announced the loss of SpaceShipTwo due to an in-flight incident.  Reports indicate that at least two people were aboard; one person was killed on impact, another suffering a ...
Virgin spacecraft crash kills pilot - BBC
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes, 1 reported dead The space plane, designed for space tourism, crashed in ... - CNET.co.uk
Virgin Galactic's space tourism rocket crashes - CBS News
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Brisbane Times

What You Need to Know About the Unrest in Burkina Faso

Time - Found 1 hour ago
Anti-government protesters gather in the Place de la Nation in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso, Oct. 31, 2014. Joe Penney—Reuters President Blaise Compaoré stepped down Oct. 31 after 27 year in power The West African nation of Burkina Faso grabbed rare international headlines this week as ...
Blaise Compaoré Resigns as Burkina Faso’s President, and a General Assumes Power - New York Times
Burkina Faso President Resigns, Military Chief Takes Over - Wall Street Journal
As it happened: Burkina Faso unrest - BBC
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United States World

Slain officer's handcuffs were ready for suspect

FOXNews.com - Found 1 hour ago
MILFORD, Pa. – Pennsylvania State Police had a special pair of handcuffs set aside and ready for the man wanted in the fatal shooting of one of their troopers, Cpl. Bryon Dickson. They were Dickson's. After the 38-year-old trooper was ambushed Sept. 12 outside his barracks, state police say the ...
Crowds Jeer Eric Frein, Suspect in Killing of Pennsylvania State Trooper - New York Times
Suspected trooper killer caught - CNN
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Maine Judge Eases Orders on Nurse Under Ebola Quarantine

Washington Post - Found 43 minutes ago
(Updates with Hickox comment in sixth paragraph.) Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Kaci Hickox, who’s fought demands from two governors that she be quarantined over her treatment of patients in Africa with Ebola, won her freedom from a judge. Hickox is free to leave her home today after Maine District Court ...
Watch Live: Kaci Hickox Lawyer Holds Press Conference - NBCNews.com
Maine judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse - CNN
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Yahoo! News

Plane That Hit Kansas Building Showed No Issues: NTSB

NBCNews.com - Found 37 minutes ago
The small plane that crashed into a Kansas building Thursday underwent two maintenance flights before takeoff and wasn’t malfunctioning in any way, investigators said Friday. The Beechcraft King Air twin-engine plane hit the top of a two-story FlightSafety International building after taking off ...
Crews to begin work to recover Kansas victims - USA Today
Video: 4 killed in plane crash at Kansas airport - NBCNews.com
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What You Need to Know About the Unrest in Burkina Faso

Time - Found 1 hour ago
Anti-government protesters gather in the Place de la Nation in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso, Oct. 31, 2014. Joe Penney—Reuters President Blaise Compaoré stepped down Oct. 31 after 27 year in power The West African nation of Burkina Faso grabbed rare international headlines this week as ...
Blaise Compaoré Resigns as Burkina Faso’s President, and a General Assumes Power - New York Times
Burkina Faso President Resigns, Military Chief Takes Over - Wall Street Journal
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Time

The 'silent intifada' in Jerusalem grows louder by the day

USA Today - Found 1 hour ago
JERUSALEM — The press here has been talking recently of a "silent intifada": the city has been convulsed by violence for months, but most of it happens at night, bottled up inside the Palestinian districts of occupied East Jerusalem. By Thursday afternoon, though, after two shootings and a day of ...
Israel partially reopens access to holy site - CNN
Al-Aqsa Mosque access partially open - CNN
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CNN

EU confirms North Korea invite for rights visit

FOXNews.com - Found 6 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS – A European Union official confirms that North Korea has invited its special representative for human rights to visit the country. A visit by Stavros Lambrinidis would be a step toward resuming a human rights dialogue between the EU and North Korea, which broke off previous talks ...
Hong Kong Protests Ease for Halloween - Wall Street Journal
WorldViews: North Korea’s reaction to Ebola makes fears of a zombie apocalypse look rational - Washington Post
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Mary Landrieu blames racism for Obama's unpopularity in Louisiana

CNN - Found 6 hours ago
(CNN) -- Asked Thursday why President Barack Obama has a hard time in Louisiana -- where his approval rating hovers around 40% -- Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu said a big reason has to do with his race. "I'll be very, very honest with you. The South has not always been the friendliest place for ...
Chuck Todd: Takeaways From 'Meet the Voters' - Louisiana Edition - NBCNews.com
Louisiana Dem: Race a Source of Obama's Woes in South - NBCNews.com
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Maryland race between Brown and Hogan now a ‘tossup,’ Cook Political Report says

Washington Post - Found 2 hours ago
By , The Cook Political Report, one of the nation’s leading prognosticators, on Friday declared Maryland’s gubernatorial race to be a “tossup,” giving rise to more speculation that Republican Larry Hogan could pull off a major upset in the heavily Democratic state. The publication, which had ...
Cook Political Report: Md. governor’s race now a ‘tossup’ - Washington Post
First Draft: Bill Clinton Remains a Stalwart on the Campaign Trail - New York Times
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Sun Herald

Former Boston mayor voted absentee before he died

USA Today - Found 6 hours ago
Former Boston mayor Tom Menino made sure to weigh in on the hot race for Massachusetts governor before he died. The Boston Globe reports Menino filled out an absentee ballot before he passed away Thursday after a long battle with cancer. Dot Joyce, Menino’s spokeswoman, said the popular politician ...
Longest-serving Boston mayor Tom Menino dies - FOXNews.com
Long-serving Boston mayor dies - BBC
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Slate Magazine

How Jon Cryer Honored 'Pretty in Pink' Almost 30 Years After Movie

ABC News - Found 6 hours ago
Jon Cryer, Molly Ringwald and Andrew McCarthy on set of the film 'Pretty In Pink', 1986. It's been almost 30 years since Jon Cryer starred as Duckie in the 1986 hit "Pretty in Pink," but the actor looked basically the same when he dressed up as his former character on his current show "Two and a ...
Watch Jon Cryer Slip Back into Duckie's Shoes on 'Two and a Half Men' - Atlanta Journal And Constitution
Two And A Half Men: John Cryer Opens Up On Charlie Sheen Worries 'You Live With This Fear' - Entertainment Wise
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Private Sydney: Marquee day for hunks and housewives

Sydney Morning Herald - Found 39 minutes ago
Click to play video Return to video Video settings Please Log in to update your video settings Video will begin in 5 seconds. Don't play Play now More video Recommended Replay video Return to video Video settings Please Log in to update your video settings Do we really think so? By Rocco Fazzari and ...
Guy Pearce reinvents himself again, this time as a musician - Canberra Times
Superman in relationship therapy: Tim Burton's vision revealed - Canberra Times
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Sydney Morning Herald

Jennifer Lopez talks heartbreak, being 'unworthy' of love on TODAY

NBCNews.com - Found 30 minutes ago
Celebs Kurt Schlosser TODAY 1 hour ago NBC Jennifer Lopez and Maria Shriver. Jennifer Lopez found "True Love" in the title of her upcoming book, but in an exclusive two-part interview with NBC News special anchor Maria Shriver, airing on TODAY next week, the singer/actress discusses her battles with ...
Jennifer Lopez Says She ‘Felt Abused’ in Past Relationships - Time
JLo: I was 'abused' - FOXNews.com
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Science/Tech Sports

Common Sense: The Coming Out of Apple’s Tim Cook: ‘This Will Resonate’

New York Times - Found 3 hours ago
Mr. Cook, Apple’s chief executive, said the trade-off to his own privacy was worthwhile, if the disclosure that he is gay could help others.
Punchlines: Apple's big announcement (it's not a new phone) - USA Today
Thursday: Apple chief: 'I'm proud to be gay' - BBC
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Cyprus Mail

Friday Poll: Could AI threaten humanity? Elon Musk opened up a wave of discussion with his assertion that artificial ...

CNET.co.uk - Found 3 hours ago
Elon Musk opened up a wave of discussion with his assertion that artificial intelligence has the potential to do horrible things to humanity. Deadly AI from "Terminator Salvation." Warner Bros. AI evolution Do you agree that AI could threaten humanity? Science fiction is littered with stories of ...
Don’t Fear Artificial Intelligence - Slate Magazine
AI researchers say Elon Musk's fears 'not completely crazy' - ITworld.com
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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes during a test flight

ITWire - Found 53 minutes ago
One person dead, another injured. More to follow. Just a couple of hours go, in a series of four tweets , Virgin Galactic announced the loss of SpaceShipTwo due to an in-flight incident.  Reports indicate that at least two people were aboard; one person was killed on impact, another suffering a ...
Virgin spacecraft crash kills pilot - BBC
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes, 1 reported dead The space plane, designed for space tourism, crashed in ... - CNET.co.uk
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Djokovic, Federer, Murray reach Paris Masters QFs

FOXNews.com - Found 6 hours ago
Paris, France (SportsNetwork.com) - Reigning champion Novak Djokovic, former titlist Roger Federer and Andy Murray were among Thursday's third-round winners at the $3.7 million Paris Masters. The two-time Paris Masters champ Djokovic got past French favorite and two- time tournament runner-up Gael ...
Three spots remain in ATP Finals race - SI.com
Murray in Tour Finals, Djokovic and Federer Win - New York Times
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Yahoo! News

Dortmund tries to end skid at Bayern

FOXNews.com - Found 33 minutes ago
Munich, Germany (SportsNetwork.com) - Borussia Dortmund is in the midst of a woeful skid in league play, and generally a trip to the Allianz Arena to face Bayern Munich is the last thing a club in that position would want. But when Dortmund visits the defending champions on Saturday the club is ...
Dortmund's Reus plays down transfer rumors ahead of Bayern clash - FOXSports.com
Guardiola wary of Dortmund despite points gulf - Yahoo! Sports
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Internet Soccer

San Francisco celebrates the 2014 World Series champion Giants

USA Today - Found 1 hour ago
San Francisco Giants fans gather to celebrate the 2014 World Series championship with a parade at City Hall. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals in game seven of the World Series.
Bumgarner Wins World Series for Giants - Daily Beast
Bumgarner carries Giants as a one-man rotation - USA Today
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Health Business

Quarantine victory for US Ebola nurse

BBC - Found 1 hour ago
Nurse Kaci Hickox (left) and boyfriend Ted Wilbur appeared in Maine following the judge's ruling A judge in the US has ruled in favour of a nurse fighting a state quarantine order since returning from treating Ebola patients in West Africa. Judge Charles LaVerdiere ruled Kaci Hickox did not need to ...
Ebola heroes or infected patients? - CNN
Governor LePage on Ebola Nurse: I Don't Trust Her - NBCNews.com
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BBC

Brian Williams: Why Scratching Just Makes You Itch More

NBCNews.com - Found 20 hours ago
Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine say the minor pain of scratching an itch produces serotonin, the "pleasure" hormone.
Why scratching 'intensifies itching' - BBC
Why Scratching Makes You Itch More - NewsMax.com
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Business Insider

Pentagon Gives Defense Civilians Options on Ebola

ABC News - Found 2 hours ago
The Pentagon says its civilian employees who return from Ebola response missions in West Africa will not be required to undergo the same 21-day quarantine-like monitoring that is required of most returning U.S. military members. The civilian employees may volunteer for the quarantine or they may ...
#TheBrief: Why Is the Military So Strict With Quarantines? - Time
Watch: Gen. Dempsey, Defense Secretary Hagel Discuss 21-Day Ebola Quarantine - ABC News
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Video: Santelli: Well below BoJ bounce

NBCNews.com - Found 4 hours ago
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields, after the rally on the Bank of Japan QE announcement. (CNBC)
Video: Santelli Exchange: Central bank happiness - NBCNews.com
Video: Santelli: Buying with big time yen - NBCNews.com
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Video: Pisani: Rally double whammy

NBCNews.com - Found 6 hours ago
With the VIX at a 5-week low, CNBC's Bob Pisani takes a look at two key factors behind today's market rally. (CNBC)
Video: Pisani's market open: What a rally! - NBCNews.com
Video: Pisani: Dow not reflective - NBCNews.com
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Video: Too early to get back in energy: O'Leary

NBCNews.com - Found 1 hour ago
CNBC   |   October 31, 2014 Discussing the price of oil, and consumer spending, with Jim Lacamp, UBS; David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, and the "Closing Bell" panel. Share This
Video: Markets: Headwinds become tailwinds - NBCNews.com
Too early to get back in energy: O'Leary - CNBC
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