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  • US Ebola labs, parts for clinic arrive in Liberia

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — U.S. mobile Ebola labs should be up and running in Liberia this week, and American troops have broken ground for a field hospital, as the international community races to increase the ability to care for the spiraling number of people infected with the dreaded disease....

  • Obama, Indian PM Narenda Modi dine

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi may be fasting, but that did not stop him from dining with President Obama Monday night.

  • 25th anniversary of East German exodus to the West

    PRAGUE (AP) — A former foreign minister of West Germany has arrived in Prague to meet former refugees from the East and commemorate events that led to communism's collapse in Eastern Europe and the reunification of Germany. Hans-Dietrich Genscher struck a deal with East German authorities to...

  • UK government plans curbs on nonviolent extremism

    LONDON (AP) — Britain's interior minister has proposed new powers to bar people with extremist views from appearing on television or publishing on social media even if they are not breaking any laws. Home Secretary Theresa May told a conference of the governing Conservatives that if re-elected...

  • ECB under pressure as inflation falls again

    LONDON (AP) — Inflation across the 18 euro countries dipped further toward zero in September, piling pressure on the European Central Bank to pull the trigger on its biggest stimulus weapon — a large-scale program to create new money. Expectations that the bank will back such a program— similar...

  • Judge skeptical of Partners deal

    BOSTON (AP) — The planned takeover of three suburban hospitals by Partners Healthcare has been further delayed by a judge who raised serious concerns about the deal. Partners, the state's biggest health care system, has been trying for three years to merge with South Shore Hospital in Weymouth...

  • News Corp. to buy Move Inc. for about $950 million

    NEW YORK (AP) — News Corp. is spending about $950 million to buy the online real estate business Move Inc. in a deal that aims to speed up the media company's digital expansion. News Corp. says it will pay $21 per share in cash for each outstanding share of Move. That represents a 37 percent...

  • Cause sought for crash fatal to 2 New York women

    NEWFANE, N.Y. (AP) — Police are trying to determine why two cars collided on a rural western New York road, killing the women driving the vehicles. The Niagara County Sheriff's Office tells local media that the cars collided head-on around 7:15 a.m. Monday in the town of Newfane, on Lake...

  • 31 apply for Lafayette airport director position

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Officials say Lafayette Regional Airport has received 31 applications for the director's job, which opened in June when longtime Director Greg Roberts resigned. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/1rzJNPu ) the airport began advertising for the position Aug. 15. The...

  • EBay to split PayPal business off into separate company next year

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — EBay to split PayPal business off into separate company next year.

  • Afghanistan, US sign long-awaited security pact

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan and the United States have signed a long-awaited security pact that will allow U.S. forces to remain in the country past the end of year. At a Tuesday ceremony in the capital, Kabul, newly appointed national security adviser Mohmmad Hanif Atmar signed the...

  • Your stories from the Washington Examiner

    Scroll down for the latest from the Washington Examiner: » Lawmakers demand answers from Secret Service chief Secret Service Director Julia Pierson will be on the hot seat Tuesday morning after lawmakers rejected her request that the hearing be held in a closed, classified forum.

  • Back to the past

    President Obama is going back not only to war, but a bigger and uglier war than the one that Bush had started, and worse than Iraq at its depth.

  • New trial will shine light on 2008 bailout of insurance giant AIG

    Mark Calabria, the director of financial regulation studies at the Cato Institute, said, "I suspect the suspicion that AIG was assisted to help its counter-parties will be reinforced. I suspect we will also learn that the regulators were making —Žit all up as they went along."

  • Lawmakers demand answers from Secret Service chief

    Secret Service Director Julia Pierson will be on the hot seat Tuesday morning after lawmakers rejected her request that the hearing be held in a closed, classified forum.



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