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CDC on high alert for Ebola

| |Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention placed their emergency operations center in Atlanta on the highest response level Wednesday because of the worsening Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Bank of America near settlement of as much as $17 billion

| |Wednesday, Aug. 06, 2014

Bank of America expected to settle to end an investigation into its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis.

Airlines are flying high as fares soar

| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

The price of an average round-trip ticket in the U.S. tops $500, year, up nearly $14 from the same period last year. Airfares have increased 10.7 percent in the past five years.

SpaceX picks South Texas site for commercial launch facility

| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

The state is offering millions of dollars in incentives to help make Texas a big player in the burgeoning commercial space industry.

Second U.S. missionary with Ebola arrives

|Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

Nancy Writebol, the second American health worker with the Ebola virus to return to the U.S., arrived in the Atlanta area from Liberia today.

Two Texas youths return from a faith journey to Israel

| |Tuesday, Aug. 05, 2014

Two Fort Worth youths recently returned from Israel, where they had a front-row seat to history.

Settlement reached in Lake Las Vegas lawsuit against Bass brothers

| |Sunday, Aug. 03, 2014

Creditors led by Credit Suisse alleged that investors including Sid and Lee Bass inappropriately took distributions of hundreds of millions of dollars that led to the bankruptcy of the high-profile development.

Texas lab playing a role in quest for a cure for Ebola

| |Saturday, Aug. 02, 2014

The Galveston National Laboratory is the only academic lab in the country to be rated Level 4, meaning it is equipped to research the deadliest biological agents known because of the sophisticated safeguards in place.

Bush on Bush: 43 writes a biography of 41

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

George W. Bush describes his father as a “great servant, statesman and father” and said he loved writing the story of his life. The biography is scheduled for publication on Nov. 11.

Ventura wins defamation suit against Kyle estate

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Federal jury in Minnesota votes 8-2 to recommend a $1.845 million award to the former Minnesota governor, who said American Sniper author Chris Kyle of Midlothian fabricated an incident about him.