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Man running in inflatable bubble rescued off coast of Florida

An ultra-marathoner trying to "run" from Florida to Bermuda in a human-powered inflatable bubble was rescued Saturday morning after he signaled for help, the Coast Guard said.

Former U.S. Ebola patient back in hospital; Dallas patient critical

An American patient treated for Ebola in Nebraska then released is now in isolation in a hospital in Massachusetts. And an Ebola patient in Dallas has slipped into critical condition.

Flag that flew over U.S. Capitol on 9/11 lost in Flight 93 memorial fire

The flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol on September 11, 2001, was destroyed in a fire at the headquarters of the Shanksville, Pennsylvania, memorial to United Airlines Flight 93, the National Park Service said Saturday.

Company recalls ground beef after metal complaints

Sam Kane Beef Processors of Corpus Christi, Texas, has recalled 90,987 pounds of ground beef products after consumers complained about finding pieces of metal inside the meat, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Saturday.

Hong Kong protests persist after ultimatum, mob attacks

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters jammed the streets of Hong Kong's central business district Saturday night and early Sunday, clapping and cheering just hours after an ultimatum by government leaders: Let city workers back in their off

After Emergency Medical Call, Corona Firefighters Finish Patient's Yard Work

After Corona Fire Department crew treated a man who collapsed while mowing his lawn, firefighters sent him to the hospital and finished the yard work themselves on Wednesday morning.

Hazmat crews clean up, quarantined family move out due to Ebola case

A Dallas apartment where the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States had stayed is finally getting a thorough cleaning, days after the diagnosis left four people quarantined there with soiled towels and sweat-stained sheets from

With Kim out of sight, North Korean top brass pay snap visit to South

With Kim Jong Un out of sight for a month, three North Korean officials popped down to South Korea for a last-minute visit Saturday. And they delivered a diplomatic bonbon.

ISIS video claims to show beheading of Alan Henning; American threatened

A short video released by ISIS on Friday shows the apparent beheading of British aid worker Alan Henning.

GM recalls 524,000 vehicles tied to two injuries

General Motors recalls 524,000 autos to deal with a flaw tied to three accidents and two injuries.