The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Man With Ebola Entered U.S. on Flight Through Dulles Airport

The first reported case of Ebola in the United States is spooking airline investors and raising the prospect that some frightened travelers might stay home despite repeated reassurances from public-health experts.

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President Barack Obama pauses while speaking at the Pathways in Technology Early College High School in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn on Oct. 25, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In Texas, Obama Offers Health Care Pep Talk

Beset by hard-to-keep promises and a massive website failure, President Barack Obama traveled to the heart of the “Obamacare” opposition Wednesday, declaring that ideological rigidity was denying health insurance to millions of Americans.


George Zimmerman. (Photo: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

George Zimmerman Stopped for Speeding in Texas

Police in a Dallas suburb say they stopped George Zimmerman for speeding.


US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy signs the order of naval blockade of Cuba (Photo credit: /AFP/Getty Images)

50 Years On, Finding Profit In ‘Truth’ On JFK Case

On the very day John F. Kennedy died, a cottage industry was born. Fifty years and hundreds of millions of dollars later, it’s still thriving.


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Elfin: Redskins Victory Will Add To Nation’s Fervor

The oddsmakers favor the not-so-long-ago reeling Redskins to beat the Cowboys and win their first NFC East title of the millennium on Sunday night in Landover. After all, Washington is the NFL’s hottest team with six straight victories while Dallas is a more down-to-earth 4-2 during that stretch.



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