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HAGELIN: Busy? Stressed? Try a little spiritual solitude

The challenge: Technology addiction The couple and their three children were ushered to a table in the outdoor restaurant overlooking the caldera on the Greek island of Santorini. Then it happened. Shortly after being seated, each family member instinctively pulled out an electronic gadget.

FILE - This March 21, 2014 file photo shows actress Cheryl Hines, right, posing with her fiance Robert F. Kennedy Jr., at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability's An Evening of Environmental Excellence in Beverly Hills, Calif.  Kennedy Jr. and  Hines are planning to wed at the Kennedy compound on Cape Cod. Kennedy's cousin, former Rep. Patrick Kennedy, says the wedding is planned for Saturday afternoon, Aug. 2, at Ethel Kennedy's home in Hyannis Port, Mass. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

RFK Jr. wants law to ‘punish global warming skeptics’

- The Washington Times

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., one of climate change’s loudest activists, said there should be a law that lets authorities punish skeptics and deniers - those who engage in “selling out the public trust,” he said, in an interview with Climate Depot during New York City’s recent People’s Climate March.

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett speaks of accused cop killer Eric Matthew Frein during a news conference at Blooming Grove Municipal Township Building in Blooming Grove Township, Pa., Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. At left is Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin and in center is Pennsylvania State Police Lt. Col. George Bivens. (AP Photo/Scranton Times-Tribune, Michael J. Mullen)

Filmmaker: Ambush suspect was odd but not a threat

- Associated Press

Eric Frein obsessively collected military memorabilia, dismissed his fellow war re-enactors as dilettantes, and took his hobby so seriously that he spoke French during a simulated Vietnam War-era interrogation, according to a filmmaker who interviewed the man now suspected of ambushing a Pennsylvania State Police barracks.

FILE - In this April 16, 2014 file photo, Dorothy Shumrt reads the Los Angeles Register newspaper on the day of it's launch while waiting for a train at Union Station, in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Register, which debuted in April as a challenger to the Los Angeles Times, has ceased publication. Freedom co-owners Aaron Kushner and Eric Spitz sent a memo to employees Monday night, Sept. 22, 2014, announcing that the LA Register was closing. In announcing the closure, Freedom Communications Inc. also said it had sold the Santa Ana headquarters for its flagship paper, the Orange County Register, for $27 million to local developer Michael Harrah.  (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)

San Diego philanthropist launches newspaper bid

- Associated Press

An octogenarian philanthropist launched a bid to buy San Diego's dominant newspaper and turn it into one of the nation's largest nonprofit news organizations, while another major Southern California publisher ceased publication of its Los Angeles newspaper after only five months.

Lessons learned 6 months into worst Ebola outbreak

- Associated Press

Six months into the biggest-ever Ebola outbreak, scientists say they know more about how the deadly virus behaves. The first cases were reported in Guinea by the World Health Organization on March 23 - before spreading to Sierra Leone, Liberia and elsewhere. Here's a look at what scientists have learned so far.

Government hackers try to crack HealthCare.gov

- Associated Press

The government's own watchdogs tried to hack into HealthCare.gov earlier this year and found what they termed a critical vulnerability - but also came away with respect for some of the health insurance site's security features.

File - In this Oct. 17, 2012, file photo, Livestrong CEO and president Doug Ulman discusses the future of the organization in Austin, Texas. Ulman told The Associated Press on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, he will leave Livestrong in January to become president and chief executive officer of Pelotonia, a Columbus, Ohio, charity bike ride that has raised more than $61 million for cancer research in its first five years. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)

APNewsBreak: Livestrong CEO leaving after 14 years

- Associated Press

The CEO of the cancer charity Livestrong is leaving after 14 years, a period in which the small local charity grew into a $500 million global brand before it was rocked by founder Lance Armstrong's confession that he used performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career.

Warning issued about pharmacy's medications

Associated Press

The Tennessee Department of Health is asking anyone who received some injectable medications from a Cleveland, Tennessee, pharmacy to not use the product and turn it in to the Health Department.

Marion VA holds town-hall meeting

Associated Press

Patients and their families served by a southern Illinois Veterans Affairs hospital are being given opportunities to publicly offer input about those services, administrators have announced.

UN says there's unprecedented demand for food aid

- Associated Press

The World Food Program's top official said it's unprecedented that the U.N. aid agency finds itself simultaneously responding to half a dozen major crises in addition to helping the largest number of refugees in the world since World War II.

Court says Miss. can discipline W.V. radiologist

- Associated Press

Mississippi's Court of Appeals says the state Board of Medical Licensure can discipline a radiologist for making what a federal judge found to be thousands of "manufactured" lung disease diagnoses.

Empty streets are seen during a three-day lockdown to prevent the spread on the Ebola virus, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Volunteers going door to door during a three-day lockdown intended to combat Ebola in Sierra Leone say some residents are growing increasingly frustrated and complaining about food shortages.(AP Photo/ Michael Duff)

US warns that Ebola could infect 1.4 million

- Associated Press

U.S. health officials Tuesday laid out worst-case and best-case scenarios for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, warning that the number of infected people could explode to at least 1.4 million by mid-January - or peak well below that, if efforts to control the outbreak are ramped up.

Dinesh D'Souza leaves federal court in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 after being sentenced to spend eight months in community confinement and undergo therapeutic counseling for arranging straw donors for a Senate candidate. D'Souza was spared from prison even though U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman said the defendant continues to deflect responsibility and minimize his crime. (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister)

Scholar behind anti-Obama film gets probation

- Associated Press

A conservative scholar behind a high-grossing film condemning President Barack Obama was ordered Tuesday to spend eight months in community confinement and undergo therapeutic counseling for arranging straw donors for a Senate candidate.

In this Aug. 28, 2014 photo, glass artist Jonathan Davis shapes a piece of glass while working on a sculpture at his rural studio near Pittsboro, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

AP PHOTOS: NC artist burns glass into sculptures

- Associated Press

A huge grin appears on the face of glass artist Jonathan Michael Davis as he burns hole after hole through spheres of glass, making a popping sound.