AP - ap.online.headlines.us http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.us News Sun, 26 Oct 2014 04:04:48 -0400 Nurse criticizes Ebola quarantine, raising concern Sun, 26 Oct 2014 02:50:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US--Ebola-Travelers.Quarantine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Ebola-Travelers.Quarantine c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1ed9 NEW YORK (AP) — The nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa criticized the way her case has been handled, raising concerns from humanitarian and human rights groups over unclear policies for the newly launched quarantine program. Suspect in killing of deputies was twice deported Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:31:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US-Officers-Shot-Sacramento/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Officers-Shot-Sacramento c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1f71 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of killing two deputies during a shooting rampage in Northern California was deported twice to Mexico and had a drug conviction, federal authorities said. Tribe reels from Washington state school shooting Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:33:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US--Washington-School-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Washington-School-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1f72 TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — The Tulalip Indian Reservation sits on the Puget Sound on Washington's scenic northwest coast, a small community where everyone is "related in one shape or form." AP PHOTOS: 2 years after Superstorm Sandy Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:25:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US-Superstorm-Sandy-Then-and-Now/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Superstorm-Sandy-Then-and-Now c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1f73 A fire during Superstorm Sandy leveled 130 houses in Breezy Point, Queens, and the beachfront community — one of the hardest hit areas by the megastorm — continues to recover two years later. Found remains of WWII vet to be buried in Oakland Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:46:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US-WWII-Veteran-Burial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-WWII-Veteran-Burial c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1f86 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A World War II airman whose remains were found more than 60 years after he was shot down over Germany will finally be laid to rest. How to pick a college? Data crunchers hope to help Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:30:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--College.Search-Big.Data/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--College.Search-Big.Data c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1a98 WASHINGTON (AP) — For many high school seniors, fall means deciding where to apply for college and maybe visiting a guidance counselor. Data crunchers hope to help. Hawaii volcano lava prompts evacuation concerns Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:31:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US-Hawaii-Volcano/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Hawaii-Volcano c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1f74 HONOLULU (AP) — Flowing lava from an erupting volcano could soon force dozens of residents of an area in Hawaii to flee their homes. US journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:16:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Ebola-Survivor-/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Ebola-Survivor- c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1b24 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full protective suits and hoods. Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:31:37 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--Ebola-New.York.vs.Dallas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Ebola-New.York.vs.Dallas c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1a58 NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the start. From job to job to job, a life lived _ and lost Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:01:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--The.Final.Shift/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--The.Final.Shift c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1c99 ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — The fumes, reeking of gasoline, poured from the white Kia SUV as soon as an emergency medical technician broke one of the rear windows. Inside, the body of a dark-haired young woman with a beauty mark on her left cheek reclined in the driver's seat, keys dangling from the ignition. Maui voters to decide whether to ban GMO crops Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:30:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--Food.and.Farm-Maui.GMO.Ban/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Food.and.Farm-Maui.GMO.Ban c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1ade HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe. Teacher tried to stop Washington state shooting Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:14:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Washington-School-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Washington-School-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:19da TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school. Suspect in killing of deputies was twice deported Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:03:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Officers-Shot-Sacramento/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Officers-Shot-Sacramento c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:19db SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man suspected of killing two deputies during a shooting rampage in Northern California was deported twice to Mexico and had a drug conviction, federal authorities said Saturday. Yosemite rangers try to keep hungry bears at bay Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:16:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Yosemite-Hungry-Bears/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Yosemite-Hungry-Bears c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1b96 FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Rangers at Yosemite National Park are in a constant battle to keep wild black bears — with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws and jaws — far away from humans. Early voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:23:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--Midterm.Elections-Early.Voting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Midterm.Elections-Early.Voting c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1aea LOS ANGELES (AP) — For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted. Hawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuation Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:05:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/26/US-Hawaii-Volcano/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Hawaii-Volcano c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1dd0 HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told several dozen residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock oozed across a country road and edged closer to homes. Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:09:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US--Ebola-Travelers.Quarantine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Ebola-Travelers.Quarantine c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1b11 NEW YORK (AP) — A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States. Health care worker criticizes quarantine process Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:27:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Ebola-Quarantined-Nurse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Ebola-Quarantined-Nurse c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:1b25 NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way her case has been handled. Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:57:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/25/US-Ebola-NYC.Doctor/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Ebola-NYC.Doctor c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:194e NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him. Remains belong to missing Virginia student Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:18:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2014/10/24/US-Missing-UVa-Student/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Missing-UVa-Student c9d8ec1afb93944a:bf89c9e:148c2ca45cb:16b2 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her.