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Liberia to unseal slum cordoned off to stop Ebola

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Liberia says it will open up a slum in its capital where thousands of people were barricaded to contain the spread of Ebola. 2014-08-29T12:26:00-04:00 2014-08-29T16:26:02-04:00

Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made. 2014-08-29T13:03:00-04:00 2014-08-29T17:03:52-04:00

USDA seizes more than 1,200 illegal giant snails

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The giant African snail damages buildings, destroys crops and can cause meningitis in humans. But some people still want to collect, and even eat, the slimy invaders. 2014-08-29T00:11:00-04:00 2014-08-29T04:11:31-04:00

OK, so we have germs. But they're our unique germs

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sorry, clean freaks. No matter how well you scrub your home, it's covered in bacteria from your own body. And if you pack up and move, new research shows, you'll rapidly transfer your unique microbial fingerprint to the doorknobs, countertops and floors in your new house, too. 2014-08-29T00:46:00-04:00 2014-08-29T04:46:38-04:00

Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history. 2014-08-29T06:15:00-04:00 2014-08-29T10:15:51-04:00

Scientists dig into Ebola's deadly genes for clues

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A single funeral caused many. 2014-08-28T11:26:00-04:00 2014-08-28T15:26:44-04:00

US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal researchers next week will start testing humans with an experimental vaccine to prevent the deadly Ebola virus. 2014-08-28T08:12:00-04:00 2014-08-28T12:12:27-04:00

Tripping seniors on purpose to stop future falls

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Researchers are tripping seniors on purpose, and it's not some kind of warped practical joke. 2014-08-27T21:22:00-04:00 2014-08-28T01:22:08-04:00

Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules. 2014-08-27T22:12:00-04:00 2014-08-28T02:12:48-04:00

Do-it-yourself blood pressure care can beat MDs

AP Health News - 1 hour 3 min ago
CHICAGO (AP) — "Do-it-yourself" blood pressure measurements and medicine changes work better than usual doctor-office care in some patients, a study of older adults in England found. 2014-08-26T12:28:00-04:00 2014-08-26T16:28:44-04:00

Errani's 'cottage cheese' serve tops Venus at Open

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A day before facing Venus Williams — and a partisan crowd — at the U.S. Open, Italy's Sara Errani came across a video posted on Twitter that gave her a little extra motivation. 2014-08-29T20:23:00-04:00 2014-08-30T00:23:10-04:00

Big wreck in final IndyCar practice at Fontana

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin was taken away from the track in an ambulance and airlifted to a hospital Friday night after a frightening crash in the final practice session for the series season finale. 2014-08-29T19:52:00-04:00 2014-08-29T23:52:27-04:00

US OPEN SCENE: Fognini perfects art of outbursts

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Fabio Fognini is perfecting the art of the outburst at Grand Slam tournaments. 2014-08-29T17:42:00-04:00 2014-08-29T21:42:35-04:00

Tony Stewart back at the track, looking to heal

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart took his seat on the podium — unshaven, his eyes glassy — and unfolded a sheet of paper. His voice quivered as he read, pausing to maintain his composure as he described the death of a driver he hit as "one of the toughest tragedies I've ever had to deal with." 2014-08-29T20:17:00-04:00 2014-08-30T00:17:39-04:00

Yankees ace Tanaka sent home with general soreness

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
TORONTO (AP) — Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm, a setback in his bid to rejoin the rotation this season. 2014-08-29T14:51:00-04:00 2014-08-29T18:51:52-04:00

49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have been preparing for months to play on without Aldon Smith over an extended period. 2014-08-29T17:24:00-04:00 2014-08-29T21:24:14-04:00

Palmer opens with a 63 to lead in Boston

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Ryan Palmer has felt all year that something special was going to happen. For now, he'll take his lowest round of the season. 2014-08-29T15:46:00-04:00 2014-08-29T19:46:42-04:00

Sterling says Clippers deal started with 2 numbers

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When asked how much money she wanted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling handed a piece of paper to her lawyer with two numbers: $1.5 to $2. 2014-08-29T10:16:00-04:00 2014-08-29T14:16:24-04:00

Appalachian St, fab frosh & pace of play in Week 1

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
Texas A&M's outburst, Boise State's flop and Temple's late-night surprise were just an appetizer. 2014-08-29T11:05:00-04:00 2014-08-29T15:05:37-04:00

'Bama opens vs West Virginia with QB questions

AP Sports News - 1 hour 3 min ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Time to get some answers about Alabama's quarterback competition. 2014-08-29T12:36:00-04:00 2014-08-29T16:36:30-04:00


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