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    Patient: Treatment delayed during Ebola scare

    Patient: Treatment delayed during Ebola scareA Dallas woman claims she was left to suffer for hours after showing up at an Ohio hospital with a severe case of colitis. The symptoms can be very similar to advanced-stage Ebola.
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    Teal pumpkins welcome trick-or-treaters with allergies

    Teal pumpkins welcome trick-or-treaters with allergiesIf you spot teal pumpkins this Halloween, they're not just for decoration. They're signals for children with food allergies, so they know where they can find safe treats.
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    Halloween trick turns into a treat for 6-year-old boy

    Halloween trick turns into a treat for 6-year-old boyA six-year-old special needs boy is devastated after thieves steal his pumpkins. But local police officers surprise the boy with a Halloween treat he won't soon forget.
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    Oscar de la Renta's legacy lives on

    Oscar de la Renta's legacy lives onOscar de la Renta is remembered by a model who walked his runway and the Phoenix Art Museum, which is showcasing one of his creations.
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    Ebola czar's first day on job comes with good news

    Ebola czar's first day on job comes with good newsTexas Presbyterian Hospital officials are now admitting fault in their handling of the Ebola situation. Elsewhere an NBC cameraman is declared Ebola-free. The U.S. Ebola czar also takes office Wednesday.
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    Three Denver girls may have been trying to join ISIS

    Three Denver girls may have been trying to join ISISThree Denver-area teenage girls were reunited with their families after being stopped in Germany during a possible attempt to join Islamist fighters in Syria.
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    'Freak' yellow lobster caught twice

    'Freak' yellow lobster caught twiceA rare yellow lobster is caught by a lobsterman in Maine, but what happens next is simply remarkable. WCSH has the story of one very special lobster's amazing adventure.
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    Life or death? Jodi Arias back in court

    Life or death? Jodi Arias back in courtSentencing retrial is underway as a jury decides whether Jodi Arias should receive a life or death sentence for her murder conviction of Travis Alexander.
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    Zombie families roam the streets

    Zombie families roam the streetsZombies young and old roamed the streets of Richmond, Indiana and helped feed the living in the annual charity walk downtown.
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    Target CEO leaves breach behind this holiday season

    Target CEO leaves breach behind this holiday seasonUSA TODAY speaks with Brian Cornell, CEO of Target about how the store is readying for a more successful holiday season nearly a year after a huge data breach soured customers on the already-struggling brand.
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    Critic's Corner: 'The Middle' guest stars Jimmy Kimmel

    Critic's Corner: 'The Middle' guest stars Jimmy KimmelUSA TODAY's Robert Bianco previews the television lineup for October 22nd with 'The Middle,' 'Modern Family' and 'The 100.'
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    Wednesday's forecast: More rain on its way

    Wednesday's forecast: More rain on its wayThe national weather forecast for Wednesday, October 21st calls for rain across the New England, South and Pacific Northwest.
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    3rd grader threatens to kill classmate with knife

    3rd grader threatens to kill classmate with knifeA boy is accused of threatening to slash the throat of a classmate on a school bus. Parents want to know why the student is back in the same classroom as the victim.
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    Make a Difference Day gives you a chance to give back

    Make a Difference Day gives you a chance to give backFind out how you can get involved in Make a Difference Day in your community, and make a difference to someone in your life.
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    Dramatic video shows officers punching suspects

    Dramatic video shows officers punching suspectsIt's gaining momentum in the online world: video of San Antonio police officers arresting two men and a woman in which punches are thrown.
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    These 5 House races could determine political trends

    These 5 House races could determine political trendsUSA TODAY's Susan Page takes a look at the five U.S. House races you should pay attention to on November 4.
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    North Korea releases American captive

    North Korea releases American captiveWhite House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirmed North Korea's release of Jeffrey Fowle, one of three American detainees. The 56-year-old Ohio man had gone to North Korea on a tourist visa.
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    Kevin Nealon wants to teach your kids to be funny

    Kevin Nealon wants to teach your kids to be funnyComedian Kevin Nealon of 'Saturday Night Live' fame sits down with Jefferson Graham to talk his new web series on AOL and favorite tech gadgets.
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    5 Senate races to watch on Election Night

    5 Senate races to watch on Election NightThese five U.S. Senate races could decide the balance of power and much more this November.
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    Lawmaker: Billing rape victims 'needs to stop'

    Lawmaker: Billing rape victims 'needs to stop'Louisiana state lawmakers agree, rape victims should not have to pay their own hospital bills after they are attacked. But officials testified that there is no instant solution to the problem, even though the process violates federal law.
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    Dive into luxury on Regent Seven Seas Mariner

    Dive into luxury on Regent Seven Seas MarinerRegent Seven Seas Mariner sets sail after a complete refurbishment.
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    A look at Colorado's changing population

    A look at Colorado's changing populationColorado is becoming a state with an increasingly diverse population. Demographers believe that trend will continue.
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    Dad admits to killing baby, throwing him in fit of rage

    Dad admits to killing baby, throwing him in fit of rageA 24-year-old man is charged with murder after admitting to throwing his "fussy baby" up to 9 feet across the room onto a changing table, causing a fatal brain injury. He also told police he'd abused the boy every few days of the infant's life.
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    Vietnam vet dies following DNR mistake at VA hospital

    Vietnam vet dies following DNR mistake at VA hospitalA Sacramento family wants answers after a VA hospital confirmed a "do not resuscitate" armband was mistakenly placed on 65-year-old Vietnam vet Roland Mayo. He died following complications from surgery. Hospital staff insist the error was not fatal.
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    Why this 9 year old is riding his bike across America

    Why this 9 year old is riding his bike across AmericaIn nine short years, CJ Burford has figured out what many adults still haven't: how to do what you love every day. He's always loved riding his bike. Now he's riding it coast to coast for a great cause.
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    Diversity at this school offers peek at 2060

    Diversity at this school offers peek at 2060A school in Hamilton County, Ohio, shows the diversity we can expect to see in the population in 2060.
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    The Great Chicago Myth debunked

    The Great Chicago Myth debunkedReporters from the Journal and Courier take a look at the popular myth that when high rises closed in Chicago, the crime rate in Lafayette, Indiana rose significantly.
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