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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday approved a recommendation by military leaders that all U.S. troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa be kept in supervised isolation for 21 days.

The move goes beyond precautions recommended by the Obama administration for civilians, although President Barack Obama has made clear he feels the military’s situation is different from that of civilians, in part because troops are not in West Africa by choice.
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The World Health Organization says the rate of Ebola cases in Liberia seems to be slowing, although experts are still examining the data to make sure it is reliable. They are checking to make sure cases are not being underreported. The epidemic is far from over. The assistant director-general for WHO said Wednesday more than 13,600 people have been sickened in the outbreak, which has hit Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone hardest.
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President Barack Obama’s commander in the fight against Ebola was expected to operate below the public radar. But did that mean invisible?

Ron Klain has barely been seen, and a week before midterm elections, Obama is pressing to dispel criticism that the government can’t manage the Ebola crisis.
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An unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff Tuesday evening, with debris falling in flames over the launch site in Virginia. No injuries were reported following the first catastrophic launch in NASA’s commercial spaceflight effort.
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Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s friend was convicted Tuesday of lying to federal agents during the investigation into the deadly 2013 attack.

Robel Phillipos, 21, of Cambridge, was convicted of two counts for lying about being in Tsarnaev’s dorm room while two other friends removed a backpack containing fireworks and other potential evidence three days after the bombing while authorities were looking for the suspected bombers. He looked straight ahead impassively as the guilty verdicts were read.
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After weeks of slow, stop-and-go movement, a river of asphalt-black lava was within yards of a home in a Big Island community Tuesday.

The lava crackled and smoked as it advanced toward the two-story structure in Pahoa Village, smothering an expanse of vegetation.
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A newly hired teacher confronted a gunman and was being hailed as a hero on Saturday after a deadly shooting rampage in the cafeteria of a Washington state high school.

First-year social studies teacher Megan Silberberger intervened in the attack Friday at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, teachers union president Randy Davis said.
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More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola and nearly half of them have died, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.

The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the largest ever outbreak of the disease with a rapidly rising death toll in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. There have also been cases in three other West African countries, Spain and the United States.
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LCPD: Convenience Store Armed Robbery

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TOTALLY HITS RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On October 12, 2014 at 4:15 p.m., Officers of the Lake Charles Police Department were dispatched to a local convenience store for an armed robbery.

The investigation revealed that the suspect attacked the store clerk while armed with a knife and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
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CPSO arrests woman for Theft

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TOTALLY HITS RADIO | LAKE CHARLES, LA. — On October 8 Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Kentaijhia T. Richmond, 18, 2140 10th Street, Lake Charles, for taking merchandise valued at $834.67 from a local store. The investigation revealed Richmond, along with another woman, were captured on surveillance video placing items inside a purse and a shopping cart and left the store without paying for them. When the two were confronted by store security they fled, but it was discovered Richmond left behind her wallet that contained her driver’s license.

Richmond later called and then arrived at the Sheriff’s Office in an attempt to recover her wallet. She was then interviewed by detectives where she confirmed she had participated in the theft. At first Richmond refused to identify the other woman with her in the store but after more questioning by detectives, she provided the correct identity of her.
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