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Medical personnel at the emergency entrance of a hospital wait to receive suspected Ebola virus patients in Conakry, Guinea.

Ebola Virus in Africa Outbreak is a New Strain

By Marilynn Marchione | Apr 19
The Ebola virus that has killed scores of people in Guinea this year is a new strain - evidence that the disease did not spread there from outbreaks in some other African nations, scientists report.

Cop Becomes Amish Cross Dresser to Bust Sex Offender

Apr 19
A police officer dressed in the bonnet, apron and cloak of an Amish woman in the hopes of catching a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children. KDKA-TV’s Mary Robb Jackson reports.

Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, talks in front of the Chevrolet Trax at the New York International Auto Show.

Chevrolet Bringing Tiny Trax SUV to US and China

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 19
Chevrolet’s smallest SUV is heading to its biggest markets. The Chevrolet Trax will go on sale in the U.S. and China early next year. General Motors Co. unveiled the 2015 model ahead of the New York International Auto Show.

Cheyenne Jackson

Cheyenne Jackson :: Mad Man No More

By Joel Martens | Apr 19
"Smitten" is the word that comes to mind when I think of Cheyenne Jackson. I mean really, who wouldn’t be? Santa, I want one! Cheyenne talks about love, career, divorce, and songs from the "Mad Men" era.

Atheist National Conference Aims at Mormon Church

By Annie Knox | Apr 18
Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.

Dakota Basinger

Fla. Man Kicked Off Basketball Team Because He is HIV-Positive

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 18
A Florida man was booted from his local recreational basketball team after a city employee found out he is HIV-positive.

UK KFC Apologizes for Allegedly Booting Lesbian Couple for Kissing

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 18
A lesbian couple were allegedly kicked out of a KFC in Bath, England, after other customers complained about the women’s "heavy petting."

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Australia Bans Energy Drink that Causes Erections

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 18
Australian health officials banned an energy drink, which calls itself "natural," after it was discovered that it contains a prescription drug used for erectile dysfunction at levels above the recommended dosage.

Evolution @ Beatbox :: April 12, 2014

Apr 18
A big crowd, hungry for a party, snapped up DJ Christopher B’s appetizing set, then devoured Grammy nominated Dave Aude’s meaty club dance set. Bebe Sweetbriar shared her birthday cupcakes. EDGE partook in the feast, here’s the eye candy!‚Äč

Ohio Teacher Fired Over Comment on Black President

Apr 18
An Ohio teacher has been fired after a black student who said he wanted to become president claimed the teacher told him the nation didn’t need another black commander in chief.