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German president presses parties to form coalition for good of Europe after talks collapse

BERLIN (Reuters) – Efforts to form a three-way governing coalition in Germany collapsed on Monday, pitching Europe’s biggest power into political crisis, and its president told parties they owed it to voters and European neighbours to form a government. Reuters: ...

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Zimbabwe’s ZANU-PF sets Mugabe impeachment ball rolling

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF will discuss the impeachment of President Robert Mugabe on Monday, its chief whip said, after a noon deadline expired for the 93-year-old to resign and bring the curtain down on nearly four decades in ...

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Mass killer, cult leader Charles Manson dies at 83

(Reuters) – Charles Manson, the wild-eyed cult leader who orchestrated a string of gruesome killings in Southern California by his “family” of young followers, shattering the peace-and-love ethos of the late 1960s, died on Sunday, prison officials said. He was ...

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NYC ‘disease detectives’ hunt contacts of Ebola-infected doctor

NYC ‘disease detectives’ hunt contacts of Ebola-infected doctor

ANDREW GOMBERT/EPA Health officials prepare to enter the home of Dr. Craig Spencer. City “disease detectives” probing New York’s first Ebola case retraced his every step and tracked down his contacts Friday as the ailing doctor stayed in isolation. Dr. ...

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Doctor who treated Ebola in Guinea isolated at Bellevue

Doctor who treated Ebola in Guinea isolated at Bellevue

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Bellevue Hospital staff demonstrate earlier this month the protective clothing they’d wear while treating an Ebola patient — and on Thursday a man who just returned from Guinea, where he had been treating people with the disease, ...

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Sen. Adriano Espaillat, Public Advocate Letitia James: A major rally for affordable housing is slated Uptown

Sen. Adriano Espaillat, Public Advocate Letitia James: A major rally for affordable housing is slated Uptown

Albany Times Union New York City tenants and tenant advocates held a rally in Albany in 2011 calling on lawmakers to pass legislation mandating stronger rent laws. Housing and tenant advocates will march and rally for the same issue this ...

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Gene may protect Latinas from breast cancer: study

Gene may protect Latinas from breast cancer: study

Rudyanto Wijaya/Getty Images/iStockphoto About 20% of Latina women have the gene that reduces breast cancer risk. Genes may protect Latina women from getting breast cancer, according to a new study in Nature Communications. Scientists from the University of California, San ...

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Parents living with kids are happier, more stressed: poll

Parents living with kids are happier, more stressed: poll

Andreas Rodriguez/Getty Images/iStockphoto Parenting can bring great happiness but comes with stressful challenges, too. Living with your bundle of joy may brighten up your day, but it probably means you are also dealing with a bundle of stress. Adults in ...

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More than 150 people in Ohio monitored for Ebola

More than 150 people in Ohio monitored for Ebola

Tony Gutierrez/AP A medical staff member, right, watches as others in protective gear escort Nina Pham, left, from an ambulance to a nearby aircraft at Love Field, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Dallas. Pham, a nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian ...

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Canadian experimental Ebola vaccine to begin trials

Canadian experimental Ebola vaccine to begin trials

MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images Canada’s VSV-EBOV, an experimental Ebola vaccine, will begin human clinical trials later this month. Canada’s set to send its experimental Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organization, marking the first step toward clinically testing and possibly approving ...

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