- Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas
October 20, 20141:12 AM ET
DALLAS (AP) — Ebola fears began to ease for some Monday as a monitoring period passed for those who had close contact with a victim of the disease and after a cruise ship scare ended with the boat returning to port and a lab worker on board testing negative for the virus.
- Police hunt for clues near where Va. remains found
October 19, 20144:49 PM ET
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway, searching for any clues or evidence.
- Ana downgraded to tropical storm; Hawaii relaxes
October 20, 201412:41 AM ET
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii residents started to relax Sunday after days of keeping a cautious eye on Hurricane Ana, which was downgraded by late afternoon into a tropical storm.JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERP. SOLOMON BANDAAPCopyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Clinics say not best place to check for Ebola
October 20, 20141:11 AM ET
When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he didn't rush to the nearest hospital. He chose an urgent care clinic.
- On the road to find the world's funniest person
October 19, 20145:25 PM ET
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes to each other.
- The 10 semifinalists for World's Funniest Person
October 19, 201411:52 AM ET
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 10 semifinalists in the World's Funniest Person competition are:
- Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security
October 20, 20141:22 AM ET
OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) — Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream.DAVID RISINGRANDY HERSCHAFTRICHARD LARDNERAPCopyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- New England raking in millions from leaf peepers
October 19, 201412:23 PM ET
JAFFREY, N.H. (AP) — On Mount Monadnock, hikers file up the 3,165-foot peak in lockstep, protected from drizzling rain by a luminous golden canopy of leaves. They're not just gazing at foliage — they're looking at cold, hard cash.
- Students clean up after mayhem near pumpkin fest
October 19, 20149:40 PM ET
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Keene State College students quickly cleaned up from a chaotic weekend on Sunday after violent parties near the city's annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries.
- Indian schools face decayed buildings, poverty
October 18, 201412:42 PM ET
WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — Federally owned schools for Native Americans on reservations are marked by remoteness, extreme poverty and a lack of construction dollars. They also are among the nation's lowest performing.