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Lebanese soldiers, militants clash in Tripoli

Lebanese military forces battled militants in Tripoli on Saturday, leaving as many as 13 soldiers injured and one civilian dead, state media reported.

An officer was among the soldiers hurt in the clashes in the nation's second-largest city,…

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Grandfather: Marysville school shooter hit cousins

When a gunman opened fire at students in a Washington state school cafeteria on Friday, he was not shooting at random targets, his relative said.

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Ebola: Millions of doses of vaccines planned

As the world reels from its deadliest Ebola outbreak, health experts are fast-tracking tests for various vaccines, and hope to have millions of experimental doses by next year.

There is currently no cure or vaccine for Ebola, which continues to…

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Ebola: Woman isolated in N.J. tests negative

A woman quarantined at a New Jersey hospital after arrival from West Africa has tested negative for Ebola in a preliminary test, authorities said Saturday.

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Police: At least 27 killed in terror attack

At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency Al-Ahram.

At least 28 other people were injured in the attack, which took place at a checkpoint in Karam…

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Alleged rapist's killer executed

An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing human rights groups called self-defense against her rapist -- was hanged Saturday, state news agency IRNA reported.

Reyhaneh Jabbari, 26, was sentenced to death for the 2007 killing of Morteza…

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Is the U.S. holding too much oil in reserve?

Does America have too much oil in its reserves?

Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon fired off a letter this week asking the Department of Energy to study the "size and make-up" of the U.S.' Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

It comes fresh on the heels of a report…

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Can Facebook live up to the hype?

Speaking solely in Mandarin in front of a Chinese audience was probably really hard for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

But satisfying Wall Street's extremely high expectations for his company when Facebook reports its third quarter results on…

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The Ebola stocks: Effect of an outbreak

Ebola anxiety is running high.

Some people have considered canceling visits to big theme parks and worry if airports and public areas are safe zones.

It's no wonder that investors are assessing Ebola's impact on the economy. Stocks of companies that…

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NYC tabloids keep a straight face on Ebola

New York City's tabloids are known for headlines like "Headless Body In Topless Bar," "Ford to City: Drop Dead and "Derek Eater." But they played it straight when it was time to report that Dr. Craig Spencer tested positive for Ebola Thursday night.

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School shooter was well-liked student

Vigils were held Friday night, hours after a student at a school in Marysville, Washington, shot and killed a classmate and injured four others before turning the gun on himself.

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School shooting victims, shooter related, grandpa says

A half-dozen prayer vigils were held Friday night, hours after a school shooting in Marysville, Washington.

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'Giant parking lot' may help in the next disaster

A new Navy ship may save the day during the next disaster. The USNS Montford Point is a massive mobile landing platform undergoing sea trials. Vehicles are transferred from ship to the Montford Point, where they are then taken by hovercraft to shore.

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