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Ebola victim's sister says hospital denied request

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The family of the first Ebola victim to die in the United States says the hospital that cared for him has refused for weeks to release lab results showing the effects of an experimental drug treatment, fanning their suspicions that the facility mishandled the case.

NBC freelance cameraman declared Ebola free, will leave hospital Wednesday

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A freelance cameraman who contracted Ebola in Liberia will be released from the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Biocontainment Unit Wednesday morning after fully recovering from the deadly virus, hospital officials confirmed Tuesday night.

Coach of football team charged in hazing suspended

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by criminal charges of sexual assault and hazing was suspended Tuesday night at a tension-filled school board meeting that featured angry accusations by some supporters.

Sparks fly throughout last Maine governor debate

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The three candidates for governor clashed Tuesday in their final debate, highlighting their differences on a wide range of issues, including health care and welfare.

SC challengers hammer Gov. Haley in last debate

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The two major challengers to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley used their final debate Tuesday to attack her handling of problems at the state's child welfare agency and what they said is her lack of support for a law to take guns away from people convicted of criminal domestic violence.

Things to know about Arias sentencing retrial

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A new jury in Phoenix will be asked to decide whether Jodi Arias should be executed for the gruesome murder of her former boyfriend.

Yahoo CEO defends strategy in face of criticism

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to convince restless shareholders that the long-struggling Internet company is heading in the right direction.

Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Seven women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.

Hawaii scientists return to ocean for weapon study

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

University of Hawaii scientists plan to embark on a final expedition to deep waters off Oahu to study how chemical weapons dumped in the ocean decades ago are affecting seawater, marine life and sediment.

Elusive bobcat again escapes from New Jersey home

|Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A pet bobcat that has repeatedly escaped from its owner's southern New Jersey home is again on the loose.