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National & World Avalanches, blizzard kill 12 in Nepal; 5 others missing Avalanches, blizzard kill 12 in Nepal; 5 others missing
An avalanche and blizzard in Nepal's mountainous north have killed at least 12 people, including eight foreign trekkers, officials said Wednesday. Five other climbers were hit by a separate avalanche on Mount Dhaulagiri and remain missing.
National & World Dallas nurses cite sloppy conditions in Ebola care Dallas nurses cite sloppy conditions in Ebola care
A Liberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and nurses treating him worked without proper protective gear and faced constantly changing protocols, according to a statement released by the nation's largest nurses' union.
National & World CDC: 2nd health worker with Ebola should not have flown CDC: 2nd health worker with Ebola should not have flown
A top federal health official said Wednesday that a Texas nurse exposed to the Ebola virus never should have taken a flight from Cleveland to the Dallas area. She has now been diagnosed with Ebola and officials are now contacting other passengers on the plane.
National & World Pastor sued after revelation of affairs, AIDS, drug abuse Pastor sued after revelation of affairs, AIDS, drug abuse
A church document shows members voted 80-1 to fire the pastor on Oct. 5, but he refused to leave, going so far as to change the building's locks and the numbers of the church's bank account before returning to the pulpit on Oct. 12.
National & World Hong Kong police clear protesters out of tunnel Hong Kong police clear protesters out of tunnel
Hundreds of Hong Kong police officers moved in early Wednesday to clear pro-democracy protesters out of a tunnel outside the city government headquarters, clashing with protesters in the worst violence since the demonstrations began more than two weeks ago.
National & World New charges brought in 2012 Benghazi attacks New charges brought in 2012 Benghazi attacks
A Libyan militant already behind bars was indicted Tuesday on new charges arising from the 2012 Benghazi attacks, including crimes punishable by the death penalty, the Justice Department said.
National & World Lawsuit: Pastor knew he had AIDS, had affairs Lawsuit: Pastor knew he had AIDS, had affairs
After listening to his sermons for 24 years, parishioners of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church probably thought they knew the Rev. Juan D. McFarland.