Nurse criticizes Ebola quarantine, raising concern
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.
Poor health systems in Asia cause for Ebola alarm
SINGAPORE (AP) — The longer the Ebola outbreak rages in West Africa, the greater chance a traveler infected with the virus touches down in an Asian city.
Suspect in killing of deputies was twice deported
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.
Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Voters in Ukraine headed to the polls Sunday to elect a new parliament, overhauling a legislature tainted by its association with ousted President Viktor Yanukovych.
Tunisians in historic vote spurred by Arab Spring
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisians expressed tentative hope for the future as they lined up early Sunday to choose their first five-year parliament since they overthrew their dictator in the 2011 revolution that kicked off the Arab Spring.
UK ends combat operations in Afghan province
LONDON (AP) — Defense officials say Britain has ended combat operations in the Helmand province in Afghanistan.
Brazil votes for next leader after bitter campaign
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — President Dilma Rousseff is counting on Brazilians' gratefulness for a decade of progress to overcome concerns about a sluggish economy as the leftist leader seeks re-election on Sunday after a bitter, unpredictable campaign.
Tribe reels from Washington state school shooting
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
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.
Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to tie Series 2-all
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The World Series was slipping away from the San Francisco Giants.
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