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Hearing Friday on "Slender Man" Stabbing Suspect's Mental Health

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American Infected With Ebola to Be Evacuated to U.S.

U.S. health officials were scrambling on Friday to transfer at least one American patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus from West Africa for treatment. Emory University Hospital in Atlanta said it was prepared to take care of one patient at a special isolation unit that it operates in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Two Americans, Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, have been gravely ill with Ebola infections in Liberia. The State Department also said two Peace Corps workers were under observation because they may have been exposed to the virus. Read »
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Israeli Soldier Feared Captured as Truce Unravels

A three-day Gaza cease-fire that started Friday crumbled nearly two hours after it went into effect, with Israel suggesting one of its soldiers may have been captured and at least 35 Palestinians killed and 200 wounded by Israeli tank shells in the southern town of Rafah, NBC News reported. Earlier, Israel and Hamas had agreed to halt all aggressive operations, but Israel said one of its soldiers, 2nd Lt. Hadar Goldin, 23, appeared to have been taken about 90 minutes after the truce began. The Israeli military says Gaza militants have fired eight rockets and mortars at Israel since the cease-fire started. Read »
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Job Growth Slows in July; Jobless Rate Inches Up

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Pregnant Va. Woman Dies After Being Stung by Wasps

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Stop just hatin’ all the time. Let’s get some work done.  

— President Barack Obama chastising Republicans for moving to sue him over the use of executive actions.
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Palestinians Turned Away From Cairo Peace Talks

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Dramatic Photos: The Conflict in Gaza

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Cantor to Resign From Congress August 18

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