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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. FIRST CASE OF EBOLA DIAGNOSED IN USThe patient is in isolation at a Dallas hospital after traveling from Liberia to visit family ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. was confirmed Tuesday in a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas — a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa.The unidentified man wa ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — An official close to the negotiations says the United States and Brazil have resolved a decade-long trade battle over subsidies Washington provided to American cotton growers.The agreement would resolve a bitter trade fight tha ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Steve Wynn says it's not the gambling that's the key to casinos' success. It's everything else — including giving people a chance to live big.The billionaire developer who has shaped the Las Vegas Strip gave that advice Tuesday ...more

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — It took a jury in Colorado Springs, Colorado, less than four hours to convict a teenager of killing a Fort Carson soldier and his pregnant wife during a burglary.KKTV reports (http://bit.ly/YML37v ) the jury found ...more

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Oprah Winfrey and songwriter Harry Belafonte are among those honored at Harvard University for their contributions to African-American culture.Winfrey also accepted a posthumous award at Tuesday's ceremony for poet Maya A ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma prison officials unveiled new execution procedures Tuesday to replace those used in April when an inmate writhed and moaned before being declared dead 43 minutes after his lethal injection began — a situation that renewed ...more

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BELL GARDENS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say the mayor of the Los Angeles suburb of Bell Gardens has been shot to death and his wife is in custody.Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Crystal Hernandez said Tuesday that Mayor Daniel Crespo got int ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A large fire destroyed a manufacturing building in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood, sending a large plume of black smoke over the city and prompting an effort to contain toxic chemicals.The fire at the building began shortly before ...more

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SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff climbed in two election polls released Tuesday — opening a solid runoff vote lead in one but remaining in a technical tie with her chief rival in another.A survey carried out by the Datafolha p ...more