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Back in Liberia, Ebola is killing Thomas Duncan's neighbors

His home in Monrovia is just as he left it when he boarded the plane to the United States. A tiny tin-roofed room in a run-down building that's now the focal point of so much of the paranoia ricocheting across the world.

Officer gives young mom car seat instead of a ticket

A public safety officer from Emmett Township, Michigan went beyond the call of duty on Saturday.

84-year old nun to run Ironman race next week

Next week, some of the toughest athletes in the world will compete in the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. Among them will be an 84-year old Catholic nun from Spokane, Washington who is about to make Ironman history.

Paul Revere, '60s rocker and leader of the Raiders, dies at 76

Paul Revere, leader of the 1960s rock band Paul Revere and the Raiders, died Saturday at his home in Idaho, the band's website reported. He was 76.

How she went from a school teacher to an ISIS member

 The petite 25-year-old tentatively opens the door to the hotel room where we've agreed to meet.

Supreme Court keeping out of same-sex marriage debate -- for now

 The Supreme Court announced Monday it is staying out of the same-sex marriage debate -- at least for now.

Marine lost in Persian Gulf believed to be first U.S. casualty in ISIS campaign

A Marine lost at sea after bailing out of a MV-22 Osprey when it appeared it might crash in the Persian Gulf is believed to be the first American military casualty in support of U.S. operations against ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Michael Phelps to 'attend program' after DUI charge

Swimmer Michael Phelps, the most-decorated Olympian of all time, tweeted Sunday that he is taking a break from the sport "to attend a program that will provide the help I need to better understand myself."

CDC director: Ebola outbreak unlikely in U.S.

The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told CNN on Sunday that he is confident there is little risk of an Ebola outbreak in Dallas, where one infected patient is fighting for his life.

US airman dead, 2 missing as Typhoon Phanfone slams Japan

One of the three U.S. airmen washed away to sea Sunday from their station post at Kadena Air Base in Japan has died.