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Empty streets are seen during a three-day lockdown to prevent the spread on the Ebola virus, in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

US: Ebola Cases Could Hit 1.4 Million By Mid-Jan

By Maria Cheng | Sep 23
New estimates by the World Health Organization and the U.S. health agency are warning that the number of Ebola cases could soar dramatically - the U.S. says up to 1.4 million by mid-January in two nations alone.

Yulia Volkova

t.A.T.u. Singer Apologizes (Kinda) for 'Fag' Comment

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 23
The t.A.T.u. singer who came under fire last week for saying she would condemn her son if he grows up to be gay and that a "man has no right to be a fag" sort of apologized for her outrageous marks during a concert in St. Petersburg, Russia on Sept. 20.

Uniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House.

Accused White House Intruder Armed in July Arrest

By Pete Yost and Alicia A. Caldwell | Sep 23
Two months before Omar J. Gonzalez allegedly hopped a White House fence he was arrested in rural Virginia, heavily armed and carrying a map of Washington tucked inside a Bible - with a circle drawn around the White House.

Paula Deen

Paula Deen Documentary Tells Her Side of Downfall

By J.M. Hirrsch | Sep 23
Paula Deen is ready to tell her side of the story behind the racist remark that decimated her career, but you'll need to pay to hear it.

Head of Serb Church Denounces Gay Pride March

Sep 23
The head of Serbia's Christian Orthodox church has denounced a gay pride march planned for the weekend, adding to tensions over the event, which has faced threats from extremists.

French Court Extends Adoption Rights to Lesbians

Sep 23
France's highest court has ruled that married lesbians are allowed to adopt their partner's child born through in vitro fertilization or other medically assisted reproduction.

In this Aug. 20, 2014, photo, Jessica Huskey stands by a yellow ribbon placed there by her spouse Nivia Huskey before Nivia's military deployment in Jacksonville, N.C.

Rights of Same-Sex Military Spouses Vary by State

Sep 23
Last year's Supreme Court ruling striking down DOMA ensured that federal military benefits extend to same-sex partners and their children. But about 2/3 of active-duty personnel in the U.S. are based in states that don't recognize same-sex marriage.

Arrests in Philly Gay Bashing Case Expected as Investigation Wraps Up

By EDGE | Sep 23
Expect arrests later this week, as police investigators put together the final pieces in the case of the savage beating of two gay men by a gang of "clean cut" young white men and women in Center City, Philadelphia this month.

People wait to buy the new Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices outside an Apple store in Hong Kong.

Larger iPhones Eliminate Reason to Switch

By Anick Jesdanun | Sep 23
It's easy to dismiss Apple's new iPhones as merely catching up to Android. After all, phones running Google's Android system long have had larger screens.

5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Data Breaches

By Joseph Pisani | Sep 23
Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information. More than 1,000 retailers could have malware in their cash-register computers.