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Tuesday, October 21, 2014-12:50:39P.M.

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US to issue new Ebola care guidelines, watch lists to shrink

GALVESTON Texas (Reuters) — The United States will issue strict new guidelines telling American health workers to cover their skin and hair when dealing with Ebola patients, a top health official said on Sunday, while some of the dozens of people being watched for possible exposure to the virus are expected to be cleared.


London show holds up magnifying glass to Sherlock Holmes

LONDON (Reuters) — How do you make an exhibition about a man who never existed?


Shocking image of baby being beheaded recovered from phone of dead militant

KOBANE, Syria (International Business Times) — A harrowing image of a baby about to be beheaded by an Isis or Islamic State militant has been recovered from a mobile phone.


Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’ all the rage at US, Canada box office

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) — Brad Pitt’s gritty World War Two drama “Fury” conquered all box office foes over the weekend, ringing up $23.5 million in ticket sales at theaters in the United States and Canada.


Party of the rich: In Congress, it’s the Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are the party of the rich, right? It’s a label that has stuck for decades, and you’re hearing it again as Democrats complain about GOP support for tax breaks that benefit corporations and wealthy individuals.


Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

OLONGAPO, the Philippines (AP) — Inside a funeral parlor, a Filipino mother sits and weeps next to a coffin containing the body of her daughter and demands answers. On a hulking American assault ship moored at a nearby port sits a man who might have them — a U.S. Marine authorities suspect in the brutal slaying at a cheap hotel more than a week ago.


Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, people leave early

UPPER MARLBORO Md. (Reuters) — President Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, but early departures of crowd members while he spoke underscored his continuing unpopularity.


Doyle is hospital’s new medical director

DOCTOR John Doyle, who has been with the islands’ only hospital for two years now, is its new medical director, according to Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. CEO Esther Muna.