Ebola case confirmed in NY

NEW YORK - A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York City after testing positive for the virus.  Full Article 

Student opens fire at Washington state high school: report 2:43pm EDT

SEATTLE - A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle Times reported.

Police officers stand guard near the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa October 23, 2014. REUTERS/Blair Gable

U.S. weighs border changes after Ottawa attack

WASHINGTON - U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada and make it easier to revoke the passports of suspected militants, steps that could gain traction following two attacks in Canada this week.  Full Article | Video 

A sign board of Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp's Annual General Meeting is seen on a street near the venue in Tokyo June 26, 2014.  REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Congress to meet Takata safety regulators

WASHINGTON/DETROIT - The House committee looking into the defective air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata will hold an initial briefing with U.S. safety regulators next week.  Full Article 

A protestor lies on the ground with a chalk outline marking his position during a demonstration at the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, Missouri, October 13, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

Ferguson cops abused human rights: Amnesty

Police in Ferguson, Missouri, committed human rights abuses as they sought to quell mostly peaceful protests that erupted after an officer killed an unarmed black teenager, Amnesty International said.  Full Article 

A man holding a hatchet is seen in a still image from surveillance video provided by the New York Police Department October 23, 2014. REUTERS/NYPD/handout via Reuters

NYC cop critically wounded in hatchet attack

NEW YORK - A hatchet-wielding attacker charged a group of New York City police officers posing for a photograph, wounded two, one critically, before the assailant was shot dead, police said.  Video | Full Article