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Colleges getting out of health insurance business

SEATTLE (AP) — The federal health care overhaul is leading some colleges and universities to get out of the health insurance business….

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Guinea weighs lockdowns as West Africa continues Ebola fight

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — The West African countries hit hardest by Ebola are ramping up efforts to eradicate the deadly disease using lockdowns, restrictions on burials and a warning to survivors about the potential dangers of unprotected sex….

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Struggle to explain what motivated co-pilot in doomed flight

LONDON (AP) — A disgruntled worker shoots up a workplace. A student opens fire at a high school. A pilot crashes a planeload of people into a mountainside….

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Bird flu found in a top Minnesota turkey producing county

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of a deadly bird flu strain spread to one of the top poultry producing counties of the nation’s top turkey producing state of Minnesota, government officials confirmed on Saturday, raising fears that the that the highly contagious disease could seriously damage the industry….

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Guinea deploys police as Sierra Leoneans flee Ebola lockdown

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Guinea has deployed security forces to the country’s southwest in response to reports that Sierra Leoneans are crossing the border to flee an Ebola lockdown intended to stamp out the deadly disease, an official said Saturday….

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19 mins ago

Guinea president reinforces emergency Ebola measures

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — In a renewed effort to eradicate Ebola, Guinea’s president announced new restrictions on burials and warned of possible lockdowns in the country’s western region….

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19 mins ago

Bird flu found in a top Minnesota turkey producing county

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of a deadly bird flu strain spread to one of the top poultry producing counties of the nation’s top turkey producing state of Minnesota, government officials confirmed on Saturday, raising fears that the that the highly contagious disease could seriously damage the industry….

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19 mins ago

Guinea deploys police as Sierra Leoneans flee Ebola lockdown

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Guinea has deployed security forces to the country’s southwest in response to reports that Sierra Leoneans are crossing the border to flee an Ebola lockdown intended to stamp out the deadly disease, an official said Saturday….

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19 mins ago

Colleges getting out of health insurance business

SEATTLE (AP) — The federal health care overhaul is leading some colleges and universities to get out of the health insurance business….

KDWN

19 mins ago

Struggle to explain what motivated co-pilot in doomed flight

LONDON (AP) — A disgruntled worker shoots up a workplace. A student opens fire at a high school. A pilot crashes a planeload of people into a mountainside….