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Ebola is low on our list of concerns

A new poll shows Ebola ranks well behind the economy, jobs, and other issues among America's top problems.

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Residents Explore Extra Security Measures For Night Activity

City residents are looking at ways to enhance security during nightly activity.

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Jimmy Fallon penning picture book

Fallon's daughter Winnie Rose has inspired the picture book, which will hit store shelves this summer.

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Midway Manor Resident Renews Pitch For Better Crosswalk

A Midway Manor resident renews her campaign for a better crosswalk near her home.

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Is your favorite artist ‘smart’ or ‘stupid?’

Can your listening habits actually boost your brain power?

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Author Tells Listeners About Beverage Choices Of Presidents

A new book reveals beverage choices of our Presidents, including the trio with likenesses on City Hall.

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My Little Pony coming to the big screen

The tiny ponies are coming to big screen, and are set to make their movie debut in 2017.

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Tony Bennett Lands Another Top Recruit

One of the best shooters in the 2016 class chooses Virginia over several top schools.

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McCartney debuts Wings song featuring Led Zep drummer

Fans can download a previously unreleased version of Wings' "Beware My Love" featuring late drummer John Bonham.

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George Harrison’s childhood home sells for $249K

A Beatles fan from London is now the owner of the guitarist's former home, where he rehearsed with his bandmates before they found fame.

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Staples investigating possible data breach

The office supply giant is the latest U.S. retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.

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Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape

Authorities have brought additional charges against the man accused of abducting an 18-year-old Virginia college student Hannah Graham.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the Steelers’ big win and the sentencing of Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius, here is a look…

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McIlroy turns focus to legal battle

Rory McIlroy has pulled out of two events to focus on his legal battle with his former management company.

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Steelers’ quick points silence fans, help them beat Texans

The Pittsburgh Steelers needed less than three minutes to score 24 unanswered points to help them top the Houston Texans.

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Woman gets stuck in chimney trying to sneak into home

It took firefighters two hours to free a woman who was trying to make a Santa Claus style entry into the home of a man she met online.

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Teacher uses ‘Wheel of Misfortune’ for discipline

A Washington state teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary "Wheel of Misfortune" to assign punishments for misbehavior.

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Ebola crisis turns a corner as U.S. issues new guidelines

The U.S. issued new protocols for health workers treating Ebola victims in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly virus.

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Fashion icon Oscar de la Renta dead at 82

He dressed American first ladies and Hollywood stars, to become one of the most sought-after designers of the last half-century.

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Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison for killing girlfriend

The Olympic sprinter was sentenced to five years in prison, ending a trial that has gripped South Africa and the world.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 24

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A look back on some of the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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New York doctor tests positive for Ebola

An exterior view of Bellevue Hospital in New York City, October 23, 2014.

A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.

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‘Jersey Shore’ star heading to trial on tax evasion

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Reality TV star Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino pleaded not guilty to federal tax fraud charges.