DAKAR, Senegal (AP) â The U.N. mission to combat Ebola opened its headquarters on Monday in Ghana, where it will coordinate international aid to assist West Africa to combat the accelerating crisis.
CHICAGO (AP) â Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants â long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential pediatricians' group recommends.
WASHINGTON (AP) â An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital.
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) â Doctors are in short supply. So are beds for patients. Six months after the Ebola outbreak emerged for the first time in an unprepared West Africa and eventually became the worst-ever outbreak, the gap between what has been sent by other countries and private groups and what is needed is huge.
The Justice Department is set to announce broad restrictions on racial and religious profiling in federal investigations including those involving matters of national security.
In an interview Sunday on CBS' "60 Minutes" the president deferred responsibility for underestimating the group to his intelligence chief, Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper.
The intruder who jumped the White House fence earlier this month and sprinted through the mansion's front door in a rare security breach made it farther into the building than previously known, sources told Fox News on Monday.
Hazardous material and fire crews responded to the Ronald Reagan Library Monday afternoon after a worker opened an envelope containing a white powder.
The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from state officials to wipe out a week in Ohio when people could both register to vote and cast ballots.
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ALBANY â Five people were staying in temporary housing Monday night after a residential fire broke out in the afternoon in the 3100 block of Southeast 26th Street in Albany.
Bruce Clemetsenâs trip through the quad at Linn-Benton Community College Monday morning found him taking on the role of student guide.
SCIO â Approximately 1,600 Pacific Power customers in the Scio area will have their electricity interrupted during the early morning hours of Tuesday, Sept. 30, while Pacific Power crews upgra…
CORVALLIS â Bring your best poker face to the Chintimini Wildlife Center Charity Poker Tournament Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Five design firms will present drawings and cost estimates for a new downtown Albany fire station and a new police building during meetings at City Hall in coming weeks.
FOSTER â The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will rehabilitate one of Green Peter Damâs two spillway gates from September through February 2015, improving the damâs ability to help reduce flood d…
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Today: Pharmacy technician program preapplication information session, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Linn-Benton Community College Lebanon Center, 44 Industrial Way. Attendance at this session is mandato…