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(Undated) -- ISIS is using a British hostage to help promote its war efforts. A new video released by ISIS shows British journalist John Cantlie in the Syrian border town of Kobani (koh-BAH-nee), and he states that U.S.-led forces have failed to defeat the militants. Kobani has...
(Atlanta, GA) -- The CDC is releasing new guidelines involving healthcare workers who return from Ebola-affected countries in West Africa. CDC Director Tom Frieden said a more "active monitoring" program is being implemented in six states. As at-risk individuals are assessed...
(Little Falls, NJ) -- Items that were stolen from the Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center at Montclair State University in New Jersey are being replaced. Museum officials say MLB Commissioner Bud Selig , the New York Yankees and the New York Mets are donating exact replicas of...
(New York, NY) -- Stocks are closing near even after meandering around the break-even point all day. The energy and minerals sector suffered some losses. Halliburton and Transocean were both off by more than five percent. At the end of the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average...
(Newark, NJ) -- A nurse from Maine is heading home after being quarantined in New Jersey over Ebola fears. That's as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie insists he's "not going to step away for a minute" from protecting the residents of his state. Kaci Hickox will be given a "...
(Washington, DC) -- Accused White House fence jumper Dominic Adesanya is being found not competent during a preliminary screening. CBS News says Adesanya was carried out of court today as he yelled "help me." The Maryland man jumped the north fence last Wednesday night and was...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest continues to insist that the odds of a widespread Ebola outbreak in the U.S. are exceedingly low. Earnest told a briefing that state and local officials should continue to have the authority to decide how to best deal with...
(Fairfax, VA) -- A Marine from Northern Virginia could get life in prison after he unexpectedly pleads guilty to killing his wife. Caleb Crew surprised even his own attorney, as he was not expected to enter a plea at the start of today's trial. Prosecutors say Crew strangled his...
(Washington, DC) -- CNN reports the Pentagon is considering imposing 21-day quarantines on U.S. troops returning from West Africa. There are several hundred U.S. forces helping West African nations deal with the Ebola crisis and up to four-thousand could be deployed in coming...