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An Ebola virus virion. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

EBOLA REALITY CHECK: With Ebola Outbreak Hype Gripping America, Some Facts To Put It All In Perspective

It could be the fear of a hemorrhagic fever escaping from Africa, attacking the very heartland of America. It could be pictures of victims bleeding from every part of their body, writing in pain. The disease is fearsome, but beyond the sensational headlines, a little perspective may help calm fears.

10/17/2014

Notable Deaths 2014

Former SNL; Designing Women Star Jan Hooks Dead at 57

The beloved comedienne, best known for her outrageous characters, passed away…

10/09/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Facebook/CBS Dallas)

1st American Ebola Death Confirmed In Dallas

Thomas Eric Duncan was pronounced dead at 7:51 a.m. at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where he was admitted Sept. 28 and had been kept in isolation, according to spokesman Wendell Watson.

10/08/2014

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18-Year Old Vacaville High School Student Found Shot To Death In Truck Outside Apartment Building

Vacaville police are investigating the fatal shooting of a high school student early Monday morning.

10/06/2014

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Police Investigating Fatal Shooting In Oakland

Oakland police are investigating a fatal shooting Wednesday morning.

10/01/2014

Robin Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Hundreds Pay Tribute at Robin Williams Memorial Service

Billy Crystal hosted the tribute to the late actor and comedian, attended by family, friends and Hollywood colleagues…

09/29/2014

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Man Injured In Concord Stabbing Dies

A 23-year-old man who was critically injured in a stabbing in Concord over the weekend has died, police said Tuesday evening.

09/23/2014

Zelda Williams with her father Robin Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Robin Williams’ Daughter Zelda Thanks Fans For Support, Shares New Photo

Following her father’s suicide last month, she’s shared a new picture of him and thanked supporters for their words of comfort

09/23/2014

Edgardo Gutierrez (CBS SF)

Man Arrested In Killing Of Woman Whose Charred Body Was Found Near Morgan Hill

Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man in connection with the killing last month of a woman whose body was set on fire near a reservoir west of Morgan Hill.

09/22/2014

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Oakland Mother Charged In Cocaine Ingestion Death Of Her 2-Year-Old Son

An Oakland woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child abuse for the death in May of her 2-year-old son, who ingested cocaine while in her care.

09/22/2014

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