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British royal couples’ 2nd child due in April

FILE – In this Tuesday, July 23, 2013 file photo, Britain’s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge hold their new born son George, as they pose for photographers outside St. Mary’s Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London where the Duchess gave birth. The...
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Nigeria declared Ebola-free; ‘spectacular success’

Health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of contracting the Ebola virus in Bomi county situated on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said Ebola has killed more than 2,000 people in her country and has...
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US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

FILE – This Feb. 3, 2010 file photo shows a palm tree behind a Toyota sign at Earl Stewart Toyota in North Palm Beach, Fla. Toyota is recalling 247,000 vehicles in high-humidity areas as an air bag problem that has plagued most of the auto industry continues to widen. The...
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Turkey says it helps Kurdish fighters enter Syria

Thick smoke from an airstrike by the US-led coalition rises in Kobani, Syria, as seen from a hilltop on the outskirts of Suruc, at the Turkey-Syria border, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 Kobani, also known as Ayn Arab, and its surrounding areas, has been under assault by extremists of the...
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Rabbi leads vigil outside Met to protest opera

FILE – In this Sept. 22, 2014, file photo, protestors attend the arrivals at the Metropolitan Opera 2014-15 Season Opening in New York to register their disapproval of the Met’s decision to premiere the controversial opera “The Death of Klinghoffer,” later...

Suspected Indiana serial killer charged in 1 death

HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A man suspected in the deaths of seven women in northwestern Indiana has been charged in one of the slayings. The Lake County prosecutor’s office on Monday charged 43-year-old Darren Vann of nearby Gary, Indiana, in the strangulation death of...
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Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

In this photograph taken Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, William Gluckman, president of FastER Urgent Care, poses for The Associated Press in his facility in Morris Plains, N.J. Word that a second Dallas nurse caught the ebola disease from a patient has put the spotlight on weak spots in...
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Apple reports record 39.3 million iPhone sales

FILE – In this Sept. 19, 2014 file photo, an Apple store employee checks out a customer who bought two iPhone 6 smartphones, in New York. Apple on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 said it sold 39.3 million iPhones in the last quarter, or 16 percent more than a year ago, which is a...

Unless RG3 is ready, McCoy to start for Redskins

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins, left, sits on the bench with quarterback Colt McCoy and quarterback Robert Griffin III, right, during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Landover, Md. The Redskins won...
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Not so fast cordcutters_cable’s not going anywhere

FILE – This May 30, 2007 file photo shows a cable box on top of a television in Philadelphia. Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for...