Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:58:29 PM CST
Experimental Ebola Drug's Role in Americans' Recoveries Remains Unclear
American Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly credited doctors, God and an experimental drug for his recovery today. But experts say it's unclear whether the drug, known as ZMapp, helped or hindered his recovery. Brantly and fellow American aid worker Nancy ...
Two Americans who contracted Ebola in Liberia have been released from the ...
Ebola Survivor Dr. Kent Brantly's Full Remarks: 'God Saved My Life'
US aid workers released from Atlanta hospital after cleared of Ebola
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:22:02 PM CST
Hamas says three top commanders killed by Israeli airstrike in Gaza
August 21, 2014: A Palestinian policeman reacts as rescue workers search for victims under the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. (Reuters/IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA). Hamas ...
Two Hamas commanders' long record of terror against Israel
Gaza: Thousands rally for Hamas leaders' funerals
Gaza: Father's grief as he weeps over young son killed by Israeli air strike
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:57:54 PM CST
ISIS: What it will take to beat terror group
(CNN) -- "We need long-term to take out ISIS' leadership, to degrade their operational capabilities, to cut off their financing sources, to go after them in a comprehensive way to cut off their ability to do the things we've seen them do." Those were the words of ...
The US Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into the death of ...
Foley execution heightens fears for Western hostages
10 More Horrific Numbers That Explain Why ISIS Is Impossible To Ignore
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:43:20 PM CST
Nixon orders National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson
FERGUSON -- After a night of relative calm, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered National Guard troops to begin a "systematic" withdrawal from this St. Louis suburb that has been wracked by angry protests for almost two weeks over the police ...
National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson; Holder may widen probe
Jay Nixon Orders National Guard To 'Begin Systematically Withdrawing' From ...
National Guard to withdraw from riot-torn Ferguson, Missouri
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:52:44 PM CST
Perry Comes Out Fighting in Unofficial Campaign Start
Rick Perry, governor of Texas, center, addresses his supporters and the media with his lawyer Tony Buzbee, right, after Perry was booked on charges of public corruption at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas, on Aug. 19, 2014. Photographer: Jack ...
Perry Lawyers Say Cancer Agency Probe Not Connected To Allegations Against ...
Rick Perry calls for 'overwhelming force' against Islamic State
Rick Perry Says Terrorists Could Be Entering US Along Mexico Border
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:34:33 PM CST
Settlement brightens outlook for Bank of America, fund managers say
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America's decision to pay $16.7 billion to settle charges stemming from the sale of mortgage-backed securities may finally allow the company to put last decade's housing bubble behind it, fund managers and analysts say.
Illinois will receive $300 million in Bank of America settlement [Chicago Tribune :: ]
Bank of America agrees to historic $17B settlement of mortgage claims (+video)
Help for homeowners remains elusive in $16.5bn Bank of America deal
Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:57:23 AM CST
McDonnell's Testimony Admits to Difficulties in Marriage
Garrett Wymer joined the WHSV news team in May 2013 as a reporter for the Staunton bureau. Connect With Me: email@example.com. Close. Home; / Headlines List; / Article. Former governor Bob McDonnell returned to the stand on Thursday as his ...
Ex-Virginia governor talks about marriage at trial
Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:55:19 AM CST
Russian aid convoy poised to enter Ukraine as fighting rages
Los Angeles Times
The first trucks of a Russian aid convoy wait for permission to enter Ukraine after a weeklong delay caused by disagreements between Moscow and Kiev over where and by whom their cargo was to be inspected. The first trucks of a Russian aid convoy wait for ...
Fierce battles in eastern Ukraine leave at least 5 government troops dead
Ukraine's Poroshenko talks tough ahead of meetings with Merkel, Putin
Ukraine's Poroshenko says will urge rebel withdrawal at meeting with Putin
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:39:17 PM CST
US housing recovery appears to be back on track
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of existing U.S. homes rose for the fourth straight month in July to their highest level in nearly a year, the latest sign that the housing recovery is picking up after stumbling at the start of the year. The National Association of Realtors ...
US Existing-Home Sales Rose 2.4% in July
US existing home sales rise at fastest pace in 10 months
Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:58:27 AM CST
Ice Bucket Challenge: Donor-Focused Charity and the Donation Vacuum
I first began to notice videos for the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" a little over a week ago, and I was a bit perplexed right away. My first consideration: "does accepting this challenge imply that you are also donating money, or that you are simply dumping a ...
Pentagon throws cold water on ice bucket challenge for military personnel and ...
George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge. Will Obama be next?
US Diplomatic Cable Puts Chill On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge