TLC cancels its 'Honey Boo Boo' series
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:57:26 -0400
NEW YORK (AP) — The TLC network on Friday canceled its colorful series about child beauty pageant contestant Honey Boo Boo and her Georgia family.
NBCUniversal settles with unpaid interns for $6.4M
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:55:14 -0400
NBCUniversal will pay $6.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit brought by unpaid interns who worked on "Saturday Night Live" and other shows who claim they are owed wages, according to court ...
Ebola: MSF says self-quarantine not needed
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:52:16 -0400
CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Doctors Without Borders insisted Friday, after one of its doctors who worked in Guinea came down with Ebola in New York City, that self-quarantines are not necessary when there are no symptoms of the disease.
Kerry says no apology to NKorea to free Americans
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:52:14 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is ruling out a U.S. apology to North Korea to secure the release of two detained Americans.
Car bomb kills at least 25 security forces in Egypt's Sinai
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:49:56 -0400
ISMAILIA (Reuters) - A car bomb killed at least 25 Egyptian security personnel in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst violence against the state since Islamist President Mursi was overthrown last year. More than 25 people were wounded in the attack in the al-Kharouba area northwest of al-Arish, near the border with the Gaza Strip, the sources said. Medical sources said they expected the number of casualties to increase because some of the wounded were in critical condition. ...
Canada vows tougher laws as citizens worry in face of attacks
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:49:31 -0400
By Randall Palmer, Richard Valdmanis and Leah Schnurr OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism as an opinion poll showed a majority of Canadians lacked confidence in their security services' ability to deter homegrown radicals who struck twice in the past week. Investigators said there was no apparent link between the two attackers, who killed a soldier each in Quebec and the capital Ottawa, but Canadians worried about the parallels. ...
Poland strips Russian journalist of accreditation
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:48:38 -0400
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish Foreign Ministry says it has stripped a Russian journalist of his right to work in Poland.
Disputed Oklahoma Ten Commandments statue smashed
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:48:12 -0400
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Authorities say someone drove across the Oklahoma Capitol lawn and knocked over a Ten Commandments monument that a group has been suing to have removed, smashing it to pieces.
Woman guilty of pushing husband off cliff appeals
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:47:24 -0400
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman is appealing her conviction for killing her husband of eight days by pushing him off a cliff in Glacier National Park last year.
Texas nurse Nina Pham cured of Ebola
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:45:29 -0400
An American nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for a Liberian patient in Texas has been declared free of the virus and will leave the hospital Friday. The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, just outside the capital will hold a press conference at 11:30 am (1530 GMT) to discuss the details of Nina Pham's release, a spokeswoman told AFP. Pham was the first US healthcare worker to be infected with Ebola while working inside the United States, after Thomas Eric Duncan was admitted to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas on September 28. Duncan, who is believed to have been infected in his native Liberia before traveling to Texas to visit family, died on October 8.
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