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RUTLEDGE, Tenn. (AP) — A former police officer has pleaded guilty to murder in the slaying of two people during a Tennessee pharmacy robbery last year.District Attorney General Jimmy Dunn said in a phone interview that 37-year-old Jason Holt on ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States told relatives that he notified health care workers the first time he went to the hospital that he was visiting the U.S. from Liberia, the man's sister said Wednesday.Mai Wureh ...more

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A man accused of beheading a woman at an Oklahoma processing plant has been released from the hospital.Alton Nolen is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 54-year-old Colleen Hufford. The 30-year-old is also char ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 911 caller who reported a man carrying a gun in an Ohio Wal-Mart told state investigators he heard an officer repeatedly say "put it down" just before police shot the man, killing him, according to a summary of the interview rel ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market sank Wednesday, and the Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 250 points, on disappointing economic news and a slide in airlines stocks over Ebola fears.Investors moved money into traditional havens in time ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD.Network ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A self-described pimp accused in a Las Vegas Strip shooting and fiery crash that killed three people plans to plead guilty to bribery in a prison smuggling case.Ammar Harris and a co-defendant waived a preliminary hearing Wednes ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say three people died who were infected with a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country. But what role the virus played in the deaths is unclear.A Rhode island child died last week after suffer ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Roger Penske has always been comfortable fielding just two or three IndyCar Series entries a year. With Simon Pagenaud on the free agent market, the team owner was willing to consider expansion.Team Penske this week added ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

DALLAS (AP) — Authorities say five students who had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas are being monitored but are showing no symptoms of the disease.Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles said Wednesday that ...more