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    Governors order mandatory Ebola quarantine for medical workers coming from W. Africa

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa. Th ... Read More

    Man kills two California deputies, wounds 2 other people

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said. Marcelo M ... Read More

    Missouri police prepare for violence following grand jury decision

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury's decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in suburban St. Louis. The preparations are aimed at avoiding a ... Read More

    ACLU study blasts 'unchecked rise' of surveillance cameras in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS -- Surveillance cameras throughout the city have created a Big Brother "web of surveillance" that threatens the basic rights of the public, according to a new study by the ACLU of Missouri. "We are becoming a surveillance society," said Jeffrey Mittman, the group's executive director. The ... Read More

    Transgender sentenced for child sex abuse committed while she was a man

    DUCHESNE - Judge Samuel Chiara's eyes glistened with tears Monday and his voice became choked with emotion as he handed down the sentence. "Zero to five years in prison, because that's all I can give you," Chiara told Susan Elizabeth Rye, after saying the third- degree felony she pleaded guilty to i ... Read More

    Still No Travel Ban

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The new Ebola infection in New York City exposed flaws in the system and raised new concerns, lawmakers said Friday, as they criticized the federal response to the outbreak and questioned top officials' credibility. "I can tell you it's not working. All you need to do is look at C ... Read More

    NYC Ebola patient has been bowling, riding subway

    NEW YORK (AP) -- A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel in the days before his illness began. Mayor Bill de B ... Read More

    Possible Islamic Sympathizer Attacks NYC Cops with Hatchet

    NEW YORK, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- A New York City police officer was critically wounded and another was hospitalized in an attack by a man wielding a hatchet. The attacker was shot dead in the course of Thursday's melee. Four NYPD officers were posing for a photo in Queens about 2 p.m. when a man, whom pol ... Read More

    Some NY schools resist educating illegal aliens

    ROOSEVELT, N.Y. (AP) — New York officials ordered a statewide review Thursday of public school compliance with enrollment policies for unaccompanied minors and immigrant children following reports that several dozen children who had recently arrived from Central America were not admitted to a Long I ... Read More


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