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(Washington, DC) -- It's the first formal day on the job for new Ebola czar Ron Klain. Klain's official White House title is Ebola Response Coordinator. Klain has a mid-afternoon meeting scheduled with President Obama in the Oval Office. Klain is a former chief of staff to Vice...
(Miamisburg, OH) -- Jeffrey Fowle is back home in Ohio after spending months as a prisoner in North Korea. Attorney Tim Tepe read a brief statement from the family today, saying Fowle is in good health. He also said the family is "overjoyed" at Jeff's safe return, but mindful...
(Dulles, VA) -- Starting today, all travelers from West Africa must arrive in the U.S. at one of five designated airports that are equipped for enhanced Ebola screening. People coming from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea have their temperature checked and are asked about...
(Sacramento, CA) -- Federal investigators say an air tanker may have struck a tree before it crashed in Yosemite National Park. A report issued by the NTSB yesterday says a crew monitoring the aerial firefight last week saw the wing separate from the tanker before it crashed...
(Salt Lake City, UT) -- Two state legislators could introduce a bill that would end daylight saving time in Utah. Representative Lee Perry and Senator Aaron Osmond could introduce the measure to keep Utah on Mountain Standard Time permanently, mirroring what Arizona does. Perry...
(Undated) -- The CDC is looking at putting the 76 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas workers who treated Thomas Duncan on the no-fly list. A source tells CNN the move is a possibility after nurse Amber Vinson traveled from Dallas to Cleveland and back. She allegedly had a...
(Washington, DC) -- "Inherent Resolve" is the Pentagon's name for the military operation against ISIS. The U.S. and several Arab allies began launching air strikes against the militant group in Syria last month. A U.S.-led coalition is also targeting ISIS forces in neighboring...
(Undated) -- Hurricane Gonzalo is powering back up to Category Four strength. The storm has sustained winds of 140 miles an hour as it marches north toward Bermuda, where hurricane warnings are in effect. Weather forecasters are warning of high surf and a rip current threat...
(Austin, TX) -- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is calling the subpoena of sermons by Houston pastors an assault on the First Amendment. Abbott sent a letter to Houston city leaders on Wednesday, telling them the subpoenas need to be dropped because people need to know their...