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Possible evacuation of Americans infected with Ebola triggers fears in US

When a plane took off from Georgia to meet two American missionaries fighting to survive Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa, social media in the United States lit up with fearful reactions.

This Congressman lived on the minimum wage

Raising the minimum wage continues to be a top Democratic economic priority, insisting that higher pay is critical to helping lift the working poor out of poverty. Some members of Congress put their money where their mouth is. Rep.

17,000% interest? Small purchases trigger big overdraft fees

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Even the smallest debit card purchases are leading to big fees for customers who overdraw their bank accounts. While the majority of purchases that trigger overdraft protection are less than $24, the fees customers are hit

Possible evacuation of Americans infected with Ebola triggers fears in U.S.

ATLANTA (CNN) -- When a plane took off from Georgia to meet two American missionaries fighting to survive Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa, social media in the United States lit up with fearful reactions. Many posts called for keeping the

Walmart: 'Going to a very dark place'

Walmart may not go the way of RadioShack any time soon. But Goldman Sachs says that customers are abandoning the big-box pioneer in droves.

Flying axe strikes inches from woman inside car

This is a picture you have to see to believe, after an ax flew off a truck and smashed through someone's car on the freeway. A woman narrowly escaped with her life.

Ebola: What is it and what you need to know

The deadliest outbreak of Ebola virus on record has sparked fears that the killer virus could spread from West Africa to other regions and continents.

GOP-led House authorizes lawsuit against Obama

The Republican-led House approved a resolution on Wednesday authorizing Speaker John Boehner to sue President Barack Obama. The vote was 225-201.

Kim Kardashian's game makes $700,000 a day

 Kim Kardashian is famous for doing nothing. Now she's got a game that's pulling in $700,000 a day where players have to do, well, nothing.

Teen raped on lawn at Keith Urban show, police say

A teenage girl was raped at same Keith Urban show where 20 people got so drunk they were hospitalized, police said.