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US, Liberia start 1st formal test of ZMapp Ebola virus drug
The U.S. and Liberian governments have just begun the first formal patient testing of an experimental Ebola virus treatment that's only been used on an emergency basis.
February 27, 2015 04:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE: Today's headlines are: VMI to honor Georgia Rep. Lewis with humanitarian award - Atlanta area college students travel to Missouri for break - DeKalb police rescue 2 girls after tip about pr...
February 27, 2015 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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8 shot to death, including gunman, in Missouri rampage
UPDATE: UPDATE: A man who authorities say may have been unhinged by the death of his ailing mother went on a house-to-house shooting rampage in a small town in the Missouri Ozarks, killing seven pe...
February 27, 2015 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mexico official: Police capture top capo 'La Tuta' Gomez
UPDATE: Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal police, accor...
February 27, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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The big melt: Antarctica's retreating ice may re-shape Earth
UPDATE: From the ground in this extreme northern part of Antarctica, spectacularly white and blinding ice seems to extend forever. What can't be seen is the battle raging thousands of feet (hundred...
February 27, 2015 04:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death American blogger
UPDATE: A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife, police said Friday.
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US rescinds rule requiring judges to move to Guantanamo
A new rule that required military judges presiding over the war crimes tribunals at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to relocate to the remote installation has been rescinded, the Pentag...
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Bill Cosby asks judge to dismiss 3 accusers' defamation suit
Bill Cosby's lawyers asked a federal judge on Friday to throw out a defamation lawsuit filed by three women accusing the comedian of decades-old sexual offenses.
February 27, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Execution date set for Georgia man convicted in 1992 slaying
An execution date has been set for a man convicted in a 1992 murder.
February 27, 2015 03:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miss America Organization president is stepping down
The president of the Miss America Organization is stepping down after nearly two years at the helm.
February 27, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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