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Ebola contacts in Africa go missing

(CNN) -- Earlier this summer, Kelsey Mirkovic, a disease detective with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, entered a hut with her team in Gueckedou, Guinea, to speak with a man who had Ebola.

Customer beats FL dad who left kids in car to drink at bar

A 28-year-old Florida father was arrested in Ocala, FL on suspicion of leaving his three children alone in a car for hours while he drank in a bar. Joshua Delong was arrested early Thursday on three counts of child neglect.

High-End stylist gives free haircuts to NY homeless

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- When stylist Mark Bustos isn't cutting the hair of fashion designers and real estate moguls, he's traveling around giving free haircuts to the homeless.

VA parents turns daughter into authorities after sexting, nude pics

Dinwiddie County, VA (WTVR) -- A Dinwiddie mother got a nasty shock when she went through her daughter's cell phone and tablet. The pictures she discovered were so disturbing that she turned the girl in to sheriff's deputies.

DEA tightens rules on hydrocodone combination pills

  One person dies every 19 minutes from a prescription drug overdose in the United States.

Apple recalls iPhone 5s for battery woes

Having trouble with your iPhone 5 battery? You might be eligible for a free replacement.

Man buys Portland home but finds locks changed, home occupied

Portland, OR (KPTV) -- A Washington man who recently closed on a home in Northeast Portland was shocked to find a family had recently moved in and changed the locks.

New York City aims to slim down Happy Meals

 New York City wants to put the Happy Meal on a diet.

Retirees' Social Security checks garnished for student loans

Joshua Cohen works with troubled student loan borrowers.

Michael Brown's father calls for calm Monday, the day his son is laid to rest

Michael Brown will be laid to rest Monday, and his father says he just wants one thing: peace.