National

A NYC doctor, the 4th Ebola case panics social media

Ebola NYC Doctor

NEW YORK - A ’Doctors without Borders’ physician who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa has been diagnosed with Ebola.  Craig Spencer, 33, returned from...

National

Federal officials: Dallas nurse free of Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus. The National Institutes of Health...


National

Foreign policy question mark over Indonesia leader

WASHINGTON (AP) — The remarkable rise of Indonesia’s new president has captured popular imagination at home and won praise internationally, but Joko “Jokowi” Widodo...


National

Ebola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ebola is giving Americans a crash course in fear. Yet, they’re incredibly less likely to get the disease than to get sick worrying about it....


National

3 states wage fight to keep same-sex marriage ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three states are continuing their legal fight against same-sex marriage, despite rulings from federal appeals courts that oversee those states...


National

Obama taps major fundraiser for Sweden ambassador

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is nominating a major fundraiser for his presidential campaign to be the next U.S. ambassador to Sweden. The White House...


National

Average US 30-year loan rate falls to 3.92 pct.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates continued to slide this week, raising prospects of a wave of consumers refinancing their loans. The 30-year...


National

White House fence jumper held without bond

WASHINGTON (AP) — The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence was ordered held without bond in an appearance Thursday before a federal...


National

HealthCare.gov's EZ form not for legal immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — HealthCare.gov’s simpler online application is being touted as a big win for consumers. But it can’t be used by legal immigrants and naturalized U....


National

AP-GfK Poll: Disapproval, doubt dominate on Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans have at least some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country but generally...


National

Dad: White House jumper has 'mental health' issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at...


‹ Newer
Older ›
Get the Standard-Examiner Advantage.

Popular Stories for National

A NYC doctor, the 4th Ebola case panics social media

NEW YORK - A ’Doctors without Borders’ physician who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa has been diagnosed with Ebola. ...