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Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion

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AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Akron-area congregation by advising them not to have child... Full Story

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  • Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion
    Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Akron-area congregation by advising them not to have children, shunning those who leave the church and using free labor at his for-profit buffet restaurant and television station, according to a two-month newspaper inestigation.

  • CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines
    CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

    ATLANTA (AP) — Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.

  • Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape
    Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape

    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Authorities have brought additional charges against the man accused of abducting an 18-year-old college student in Virginia: the abduction, rape and attempted capital murder of a 26-year-old woman in a Washington, D.C. suburb.

  • Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82
    Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

    NEW YORK (AP) — At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.

  • AP PHOTOS: De la Renta's creations over the years
    AP PHOTOS: De la Renta's creations over the years

    NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at 82, shaped American couture half a century ago when it emerged as a serious rival to European fashion designers.

  • Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process
    Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process

    GARY, Ind. (AP) — Investigators in two states are reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who police say confessed to killing seven women and hinted at more victims over a 20-year span.

  • Democrats love seeing minimum wage on the ballot
    Democrats love seeing minimum wage on the ballot

    CHICAGO (AP) — As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school — some on as little as $7.25 per hour.

  • The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood items
    The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood items

    WASHINGTON (AP) — There's a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street.

  • Nobel laureate to be honored in Philadelphia
    Nobel laureate to be honored in Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — When Malala Yousafzai visits Philadelphia to accept an award for her efforts to promote girls' education, she will do so as the world's youngest Nobel laureate.

  • Police say they might have spotted ambush suspect
    Police say they might have spotted ambush suspect

    Police shifted their search and a northeastern Pennsylvania school district tightened security amid another reported sighting Monday of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush.

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