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App teaches kindergartners basic computer coding
This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.
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Ex-Marine who caught jumper among Carnegie Heroes
A retired Marine who caught a woman as she jumped from the upper deck of a stadium following an Oakland Raiders game was among 21 people honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carne...
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Liberia short on ambulances for Ebola patients
The man with reddened eyes sat in his underwear outside his thatched home. He was weak from diarrhea, so his wife called the Ebola hotline for an ambulance. Now that it was here, though, he didn't ...
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Team seeks anyone who encountered Ebola patient
A nine-member team of federal health officials is tracking anyone who had close contact with a man being treated for Ebola in a Dallas hospital, the director of the nation's top disease-fighting ag...
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New Hampshire police believe suspect is in Georgia
UPDATE: A New Hampshire man suspected of killing his parents and setting their house on fire is believed to be in the Atlanta area, a police detective said Wednesday.
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Former President Carter celebrates 90th birthday
UPDATE: Former President Jimmy Carter celebrated his 90th birthday Wednesday in Atlanta, blowing out three candles representing the past, present and future and thanking family and friends for thei...
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Saudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Mecca
As a child, Osama al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store. At that time, Mecca was so small,...
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Obama, Netanyahu discuss Iran, civilian deaths
President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pressed each other politely but firmly Wednesday to address areas of tension in their relationship, with U.S. president calling ...
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Questions and answers about the US Ebola case
U.S. health officials have warned for months that someone infected with Ebola could unknowingly carry the virus to this country, and there is word now that it has happened: A traveler in a Dallas h...
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Petition seeks charges in crash that killed 7
A Georgia man hopes an online petition will help persuade a northwestern Indiana prosecutor to file criminal charges against a trucker for a crash that killed seven of the man's family members.
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