North Korea detainee due back in Ohio
CINCINNATI (AP) — News that an Ohio man had been freed from North Korea after being detained there for nearly six months triggered the same response in his wife and former co-workers: Delight.
Ebola airport checks expand; nurses get training
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is closing a gap in Ebola screening at airports while states from New York to Texas to California work to get hospitals and nurses ready in case another patient turns up somewhere in the U.S. with the deadly disease.
Tribes in tense Abu Ghraib vow to keep IS out
ABU GHRAIB, Iraq (AP) — The Baghdad suburb of Abu Ghraib, best known for its infamous prison, sits close enough to Baghdad's airport that you can see the control tower in the distance. It's an enticing potential prize for Islamic State militants.
Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalism
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place.
The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogates
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Bill and Hillary Clinton are the validators-in-chief for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular.
AP-GfK Poll: 5 things to know about midterms poll
WASHINGTON (AP) — Someone has to win.
NKorea tries on the charm to avoid ICC referral
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — For an envoy of the North Korean government, which virtually bans the average citizen's contact with the outside world, Kim Ju Song looks breezily connected. A tablet computer is propped on his table in the United Nations' bustling delegates lounge. He hands out his name card ith a Gmail address and mobile number and suggests a "coffee meeting to exchange views.
Bedouin Israeli doctor mysteriously turns jihadi
HURA, Israel (AP) — He was a quiet whiz kid at the top of his class in Israel, who overcame tough odds in this minority Arab village to become a star medical student and hospital intern.
FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis
DENVER (AP) — Authorities are investigating whether three teenage girls from suburban Denver who may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria have friends or associates with similar intentions.
Bumgarner, Giants top Royals 7-1 in Series opener
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Win or lose, Jake Peavy is a treat to watch when he pitches.
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