FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) â One of Sierra Leone's most senior physicians died Thursday from Ebola, the 11th doctor in the country to succumb to the disease, a health official said.
DUBLIN (AP) â Ireland is debating its ban on abortion again as doctors keep a brain-dead pregnant woman on life support, awaiting a judge's verdict on what do to with the living fetus.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) â Cambodia's prime minister appealed Thursday to villagers in northwestern Cambodia not to lynch an unlicensed medical practitioner who they suspect caused more than 100 people to become infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
LONDON (AP) â Obesity can be a disability, the European Court of Justice ruled Thursday â a decision that could have widespread consequences across the 28-nation bloc for the way in which employers deal with severely overweight staff.
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is canceling his dream plan to create a single-payer health system in the state.
Uncle Samâs performance doesnât stink as much this year, according to the latest Fox News poll.
An independent panel appointed to investigate the Secret Service after a series of security breaches around the White House released a report Thursday that said the agency tasked with protecting the president of the United States is âstarved for leadership.â
Before heading to Hawaii for the holidays, President Obama signed a flurry of bills into laws affecting everything from Russian defense contractors to American duck hunters.
Congress is ending the year just about where it started it. Only 14 percent of voters approve of the job lawmakers are doing, while 80 percent disapprove, according to the latest Fox News poll.
Daughter of pilot shot down reacts
Wednesday morning, the Linn County Board of Commissioners accepted three applications from organizations/businesses that want to market and promote the Linn County Fair & Expo Center.
The National Weather Service says there's potential for flooding Saturday night through Monday along area rivers and creeks.
BROWNSVILLE - Brownsville is exploring the idea of allowing marijuana-related facilities in industrial or volume commercial zones, and residents who want to open a dispensary say they're willi…
Albany City Manager Wes Hare called on his own ancestry to illustrate the kind of foresight that has benefitted Albany in its past and how that same attitude can aid in its future.
SWEET HOME âÂ On the flip of a coin âÂ four of six tosses, actually â it was determined Tuesday night that incumbent Bruce Hobbs would retain his seat on the Sweet Home City Council.
Ava Joukarlis, 5, of Jefferson checks out the Finding Nemo display at Christmas Storybook Land while touring the more than 85 scaled down scenes with Cherie Johnson of Albany, holding her 18-m…
For the last 27 years, high school students have come away from the annual Youth Job Fair at Linn-Benton Community College with a better idea of how to approach a potential employer.
The Oregon electronics recycling program, Oregon E-Cycles, plans to expand its list of items it will take to include peripheral computer accessories, starting January 1.
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Jeb Bush, brother of President George W. Bush and son of President George H.W. Bush, came as close as you could to announcing his 2016 candidacy for President. The former Florida Governor announced on his Facebook page this week that he would “actively explore the possibility”. Â And the final race in the 2014 Midterm Elections […]
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