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Maryland man volunteers as Ebola guinea pig

(CNN) -- Earlier this week, Brian Shepherd sat down in a small doctor's office in Bethesda, Maryland. A technician swabbed his arm and gave him a quick jab with a needle.

Home Depot confirms hackers exposed 56 million credit, debit cards

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Home Depot confirmed Wednesday that hackers exposed 56 million credit and debit cards during its months-long security breach.

New solar cells could bring brighter future

Editor's note: Future Cities offers an inside look at how urban living has changed in the modern era, to give us a glimpse of what we can envision to be imbued in our lives in the years to come.

Michigan Rabbi starts martial arts class helping kids kick cancer

SOUTHFIELD, Michigan (CNN) -- For 12 years, Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg worked at a camp for children battling cancer.

Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids

Kids may be the future of America, but you might not know it looking at how Washington spends its money.

It's time to get your flu shot

Flu season is about to begin: Get your flu shot now.

AR student forced to change out of 'Virginity Rocks' t-shirt

Fayetteville, AR (KFSM) -- A Fayetteville junior high school made a teenager girl change out of a T-shirt at school this week because the school said it contained sexual content.

Panthers' Hardy, appealing domestic violence conviction, takes voluntary leave

 Carolina Panthers star defensive end Greg Hardy, who has been granted a new trial this fall after a domestic violence conviction in July, has taken a voluntary leave with pay until his legal matters are resolved, the team announced Wednes

Skeletons found 'holding hands' after 700 years

Even death couldn't part two skeletons excavated from a lost chapel in an English county, found with their fingers entwined.

Are these the world's sexiest accents?

The Scots are talking a lot this week -- perhaps you've heard a little something about an independence referendum -- and that makes us happy. That's because we like how the Scots talk.