Obama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brooke Cole

CHICAGO (AP) - Rarely one to leave anything to chance, President Barack Obama is playing it by ear this week as his administration's response to the Ebola scare continues to evolve..
Read More

Do remains belong to missing Virginia student?

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Brad Wilson

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Police blocked off roads, sifted through leaves and scoured a rural area where they found remains that could be missing University of Virginia student H..
Read More

30-person team will advise medical staff on treating Ebola

Updated 6 days ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

ATLANTA (AP) - Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday..
Read More

US cruise ship carrying health care worker returns

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Sam Mount

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who is being monitored for signs of Ebola has returned to Galveston, Texas. The Carnival Magic returned t..
Read More

Possible remains found in the case of a missing UVA student

Updated 7 days ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since September 13, police said..
Read More

Justices allow Texas use of new voter ID law

Updated 5 days ago   
By: Sam Mount

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is allowing Texas to use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election. A majority of the nation's highest court on S..
Read More

Nigeria, extremists agree to immediate cease-fire

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's government and Islamic extremists from Boko Haram have agreed to an immediate cease-fire, officials said Friday.    The fate of more ..
Read More

Obama announces plan to tighten card security

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Saying more must be done to stop data breaches affecting consumers, President Barack Obama announced on Friday a government plan to tighten security for the debit..
Read More

US to recognize same-sex marriages in 7 new states

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal government will recognize same-sex marriages in seven more states and extend federal benefits to those couples, the Justice Department said Friday.&nb..
Read More

Yellen: Greatly concerned by widening inequality

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sounded an alarm Friday about widening economic inequality in the United States, suggesting that America's longstanding identit..
Read More

Man sentenced for part in global cybercrime ring

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A Massachusetts man who was part of an international cybercrime ring that the government says hacked into the computers of more than a dozen financial institut..
Read More

Thousands released after immigration holds denied

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Immigration officials say local authorities across the U.S. released thousands of immigrants from jails this year despite efforts to take them into federal..
Read More

US Marshal arrested in California pot robbery

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

YUBA CITY, Calif. (AP) - A deputy U.S. marshal is accused of stealing roughly 24 pounds of marijuana at gunpoint from three people parked in a Northern California motel parking lot..
Read More

Student with meningitis dies in San Diego

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A school administrator says an 18-year-old San Diego State University student has died from meningitis.    Eric Rivera, the school's vice president ..
Read More

Officials: Woman at Pentagon doesn't have Ebola

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman who became ill in the Pentagon parking lot does not have Ebola, Virginia public health authorities said Friday, ending a daylong scare that forced the tem..
Read More

General: Kobani provides chance to take out IS

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - The top U.S. commander for the Middle East says fighting over the Syrian border town of Kobani has allowed the U.S. led coalition to take out large numbers of Isl..
Read More

Judge strikes down Arizona's ban on gay marriage

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

PHOENIX (AP) - A federal judge has cleared the way for legally recognized gay marriages in Arizona by ruling that the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional.  ..
Read More

US monitors health care worker aboard cruise ship

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Obama administration officials said a Dallas health care worker who handled a lab specimen from a Liberian man who died from Ebola is self-quarantined on a Caribb..
Read More

Chimerix gets FDA OK to test drug for Ebola

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - A North Carolina drugmaker plans to test its experimental antiviral drug in patients who have Ebola, after getting authorization from regulators at the Food and D..
Read More

Obama weighs Ebola czar; Texas toughens monitoring

Updated 1 week ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

WASHINGTON (AP) - Facing renewed criticism about the U.S. response to Ebola, President Barack Obama is conceding that it may make sense to have a single person lead the administrat..
Read More

Log In
Already a member?
Register
Sign up to contribute your own photos, videos and articles or comment on articles
First name is required and must be letters only.
Last name is required and must letters only.
An email address is required.
A password is required.
A password confirmation is required.
×