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Dallas Ebola Monitoring Period Ends With An All-Clear

Fri, 2014-11-07 14:13

In Texas, more than 100 people had been monitored for the 21-day period that marks Ebola's incubation period.

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As A New 'Doctor Who' Season Ends, Have Its Stories Matched The Hero?

Fri, 2014-11-07 14:03

Britain's Doctor Who series finishes its first season with new hero Peter Capaldi on Saturday. TV critic Eric Deggans says Capaldi's portrayal of the Doctor is often better than the stories he's in.

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President, Lawmakers Signal Bipartisanship In Post-Election Meeting

Fri, 2014-11-07 13:27

At a two-hour lunch meeting with leaders of both parties and both chambers, Obama said he would judge ideas not on whether they are from Democrats or Republicans but on whether they work.

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How Africa's Oldest National Park Can Benefit Both Gorillas And Locals

Fri, 2014-11-07 12:23

Virunga, a new documentary on the Congolese park, premieres Friday on Netflix. We spoke to the chief warden about endangered mountain gorillas, oil speculators and the power of tourism.

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Beyond The Unemployment Rate: Look At These 5 Labor Indicators

Fri, 2014-11-07 12:19

The unemployment rate tells only a partial story about the labor market and the state of American workers. Five other measures provide a fuller understanding of the economy and the nation's workforce.

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Saudi Council Reportedly Recommends Letting Some Women Drive

Fri, 2014-11-07 11:56

The Associated Press reports that after years of refusing to review the kingdom's ban on female drivers, a key council now says that with restrictions, women could be allowed to drive.

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Transgender Men Who Become Pregnant Face Social, Health Challenges

Fri, 2014-11-07 11:53

Getting prenatal care can be a struggle, transgender men report in what may be the first study of its kind. And their feelings on once again appearing more female varied greatly.

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Republican Ed Gillespie Concedes Virginia Senate Race

Fri, 2014-11-07 11:08

He told supporters in Springfield, Va., that the gap in the number of votes between him and the Democratic incumbent, Sen. Mark Warner, had grown and "I know that a change in outcome is not possible."

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Capitalism Is Making China Richer, But Not Democratic

Fri, 2014-11-07 11:08

The U.S. thought trade and investment would eventually make China more democratic. In fact, it's had the opposite effect: creating a rich, authoritarian leadership class that remains repressive.

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U.S. Will Send Up To 1,500 More Military Personnel To Iraq

Fri, 2014-11-07 11:01

The new personnel will serve "in a non-combat role to train, advise, and assist Iraqi Security Forces, including Kurdish forces," White House press secretary Josh Earnest says.

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In Surprise Move, Supreme Court Takes On Fate Of Obamacare Again

Fri, 2014-11-07 10:46

Is it legal for a state-sponsored health exchange to provide subsidies that help people pay insurance premiums? That's the point in question, and one that's still being considered by an appeals court.

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