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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of the largest gold nuggets in modern times pulled from Northern California's Gold Country has sold to a secret buyer.The new owner of the so-called Butte Nugget and its exact price will both remain mysteries at the buye ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Wendell Smallwood ran for a career-high 132 yards to help No. 22 West Virginia defeat Oklahoma State 34-10 Saturday.Smallwood stepped in for Rushel Shell, who sat out with a foot injury suffered during a win over then-No ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full protective suits and hoods.The American video journalist is home now after recovering from Ebola he contracted while working in the vi ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told several dozen residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock oozed across a country road and edged closer to homes.The flo ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way her case has been handled.Kaci Hickox, the first traveler quarantin ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States. ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe.A group backed by companies growing the crops counters with ads play ...more

Reuters News - 29 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - German leader Angela Merkel has said she will not back restrictions on the freedom of workers to move around the European Union, potentially derailing plans of British Prime Minister David Cameron, a newspaper reported. The ...more

AP News - 33 mins ago

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man suspected of driving a car into a Ten Commandments monument outside the Oklahoma state Capitol is under mental evaluation, according to the Highway Patrol."Investigators will continue to look into the case and coordina ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who has recovered from Ebola must wait to see her King Charles spaniel, Bentley.Nina Pham returned to Dallas late Friday after her release from the National Institutes of Health. She has repeatedly tested virus-free a ...more