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Warning issued to coalition...Ebola doctor admitted to NIH... Search for suspect in trooper ambush continues

By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep. 28, 2014 at 5:41 p.m.



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SANLIURFA, Turkey (AP) — Al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate is warning that jihadists around the world will strike back at the coalition that's launching airstrikes against Islamic militants in Syria. The Nusra Front is fighting alongside other rebel groups to overthrow President Bashar Assad. On Sunday, airstrikes struck an oil refinery in northern Syria that was held by Islamic State militants.

WASHINGTON (AP) — An American doctor exposed to the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone is now at the National Institutes of Health hospital near the nation's capital. He arrived today and was admitted to a special isolation unit for observation. NIH infectious disease chief Dr. Anthony Fauci says that in general, an exposure to Ebola doesn't necessarily mean someone will become sick.

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say the search for the suspect in the deadly ambush of two troopers at a barracks is shifting slightly. Trooper Adam Reed says the focus of the search remains in the same general area of woods.as it was for the past two days, but has moved slightly to the southeast. The manhunt for 31-year-old Eric Frein (freen) is now in its 16th day.

MIAMI (AP) — Police are trying to determine exactly what happened early today at a Miami nightclub, where 15 people were wounded by gunfire, including five girls between the ages of 11 and 17. At least one person is reported in critical condition. A police spokeswoman says it's unclear how many shooters there were and what caused the shooting.

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana State University police say they have arrested a student from Indianapolis in the shooting of another student yesterday evening in a residence hall stairwell at the Terre Haute campus. The police chief says the two men knew each other. The victim underwent surgery today to remove a bullet from his left buttock and is expected to make a full recovery.

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