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  • Exclusive : Microsoft co-founder Allen to give $9 million for Ebola fight

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen's charitable foundation on Thursday will announce it is donating $9 million to support U.S. efforts to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, a source familiar with the matter said. The gift...
  • Laurie Garrett: Public health officials knew Ebola was coming but they messed up anyway

    Laurie Garrett: Public health officials knew Ebola was coming but they messed up anyway
    World, you still just don't get it. The Ebola epidemic that is raging across West Africa, killing more than half its victims, will not be conquered with principles of global solidarity and earnest appeals. It will not be stopped with dribbling funds,...
  • READER SUBMITTED: West Hartford Women's Group To Present Colleen Kelly Alexander

    West Hartford Women in Networking announces its next event Thursday, Sept. 25 from 7:45-9:45 a.m. This morning our guest will be Colleen Kelly Alexander. Colleen is a lifelong athlete and motivational speaker who inspires positive change, contribution,...
  • Knowshon Moreno named FedEx Ground Player of the Week

    Knowshon Moreno named FedEx Ground Player of the Week
    DAVIE - Knowshon Moreno carried the Miami Dolphins' rushing attack during last week's 33-20 victory over the New England Patriots, and his performance earned him national recognition. Moreno, who signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the...
  • Randy Starks' impressive consecutive games played streak could be snapped

    Randy Starks hasn't missed a game since joining the Miami Dolphins in 2008. The two-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle has played in 97 consecutive regular-season games, and that stretch includes a two-week period where Starks was mourning the loss of his...
  • 3 men get death for mass knifing that killed 30 at China train station

    3 men get death for mass knifing that killed 30 at China train station
    After a trial lasting less than a day, a Chinese court on Friday sentenced three men to death and a woman to life in prison for their roles in a mass stabbing at a railway station in March that left about 30 dead and more than 140 injured. The quick...
  • Bill Clinton returns to White House for AmeriCorps anniversary

    Former President Clinton returned to the White House on Friday to celebrate the AmeriCorps program begun during his tenure, standing alongside as President Obama announced several new initiatives aimed at getting more Americans to serve. On the 20th...
  • In Bel Air, the luxury of disaster readiness

     In Bel Air, the luxury of disaster readiness
    Tucked beneath green tennis courts in a hidden corner of Bel Air Crest, a 10-by-20 shed holds enough emergency equipment to stock a small hardware store — a 13,000-watt tri-fuel generator, a satellite phone and neatly organized boxes of medical...
  • With 20 fire deaths in L.A. so far this year, more smoke alarms are urged

    With 20 fire deaths in L.A. so far this year, more smoke alarms are urged
    After an unusually high number of fire deaths this year, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas announced new initiatives Monday to prevent dangerous fires. Terrazas announced that the fire department is launching a pilot...
  • L.A. mayor, fire chief announce measures to prevent dangerous blazes

    L.A. mayor, fire chief announce measures to prevent dangerous blazes
    After an unusually high number of fire deaths this year, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas announced new initiatives Monday to prevent dangerous blazes. Terrazas said the Fire Department is launching a pilot program in...
  • The Week in Pictures | September 8 – 14, 2014

     
    Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week marked the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93....