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Ebola in U.S.: Who has it, who doesn't, who might

As of Friday, eight confirmed cases of Ebola have been or are being treated in the United States, and one U.S. citizen died abroad, having never returned to the States. Dozens of others are being monitored or are in some form of quarantine.

Mom gives baby to heroin user so she can be 'a normal teen'

 A St. Charles teenager is accused of giving away her toddler to a heroin user and then claiming it was kidnapped. Charged with endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia is Desiree Ann Marie Cozzoni.

Spider gets trapped under man's skin

A man in Australia has been dubbed "Spider Man" after a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali.

Waiter, there's a mouse in my coffee

When you go to McDonald's and order coffee, you expect the house blend, not the mouse blend. "It was a dead mouse."

Movie set being built for "Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice"

Two of the most popular Superheroes of all time will square off in a fight for the ages in New Mexico. Busy crews are building sets in the desert for the movie "Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice."

Over 48 million Americans live in poverty

Over 48 million Americans live in poverty, according to a special report by the Census Bureau Thursday that provides an alternative look at the worst off people in the nation than the official numbers that come out in September.

Coming soon: Call Starbucks, and have your latte waiting

 For those of you who just can't wait to spend $4 for your Venti latte, Starbucks is about to allow customers to pre-order and prepay for thei

10-year-old shooter: 'I want to be an inspiration'

 She picks up the custom handgun painted in her favorite colors, purple and black.

Opposition group: ISIS militants training to fly warplanes in Syria

 Could ISIS fighters be training as warplane pilots capable of turning their weapons on coalition aircraft?

Obama opposes travel ban to stop Ebola from spreading

 President Barack Obama said Thursday that he opposes issuing a travel ban to stop Ebola from spreading from West Africa into the United States, e