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** FILE ** Dr. Kent Brantly and his wife, Amber, are seen in an undated photo provided by Samaritan's Purse. Brantly became the first person infected with Ebola to be brought to the United States from Africa, arriving at at Emory University Hospital, in Atlanta on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Samaritan's Purse)

2 American Ebola patients released from hospital

- Associated Press

After nearly three weeks of treatment, the two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital, officials said Thursday.

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Man calls VA fine threat over photo intimidation

Associated Press

A Billings man who transports disabled veterans said he was threatened with a $50 fine for appearing in a photograph alongside a newspaper article critical of a new Veterans Administration clinic.

Ebola victim Dr. Kent Brantly, right, hugs a member of the medical staff that treated him, after being released from Emory University Hospital Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. Another American aid worker, Nancy Writebol, who was also infected with the Ebola virus, was released from the hospital Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

American Ebola doc urges help fighting outbreak

- Associated Press

As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first public appearance pleading for help for countries still struggling with the virus.

Fitbit to Schumer: We don't sell personal data

Associated Press

The maker of a popular line of wearable fitness-tracking devices says it has never sold personal data to advertisers, contrary to concerns raised by U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer.

Pa. Hindu ashram draws people from around US

- Associated Press

People from as far away as Canada, Chicago, New Jersey and Philadelphia gathered earlier this month at a Hindu ashram in Sheshequin Township, Bradford County.

FILE - This Aug. 18, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama as he speaks in the James Brady Press Briefing Room in the White House in Washington. Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits and some companies to opt out of paying for birth control for female employees while still ensuring those employees have access to contraception. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

- Associated Press

Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits and some companies to opt out of paying for birth control for female employees while still ensuring those employees have access to contraception.

AP-GA--Georgia News Coverage Advisory, GA

Associated Press

Good morning. Here's a look at how AP's general news covering is shaping up today in Georgia. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Atlanta AP Bureau at 404-522-8971 or apatlanta@ap.org.

Michigan native set to bike for suicide prevention

- Associated Press

Mike Famiano will wheel his 10-year Allez bicycle out of his Wisconsin garage. He'll make a final check - fiddling, strapping, cinching - fasten his helmet and hit the road. This 1,100 mile circumnavigation around Lake Michigan forms a physical widening of the Traverse City native's circle of caring.

Georgia-based relief agency fights Ebola outbreak

- Associated Press

As the Ebola crisis in West Africa continues to escalate, MAP International is sharpening its focus on getting medical aid to where it is needed most.

Zimbabwe cautions citizens on travel over Ebola

Associated Press

Zimbabweans battered by economic problems have flocked to Nigeria to visit faith healers and collect lucky charms, but their government is urging them to stay away because of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Coroner: Illinois student dies of heart disease

Associated Press

The St. Clair County coroner says southwest Illinois junior high school student who died after suffering a medical emergency during a basketball practice had heart disease.

Cancer-stricken Cooper leads Dream into playoffs

- Associated Press

Michael Cooper remembers the day well. The sun was shining bright, yet the notorious Atlanta heat wasn't too stifling. The sky was a brilliant blue, speckled with only a few puffy white clouds.

Democrats reframe debate on health care

- Associated Press

President Barack Obama's unpopular health care law is losing some of its political punch as vulnerable Democrats see it as less of an election-year minus and Republicans increasingly talk about fixing it instead of repealing.

Project Search helps Kansas adults find jobs

- Associated Press

The transition from the safe environment of high school to the realities of the working world can be rough for anyone, but add a developmental disability and the road to the real world can be that much bumpier.

Ore. teen says he was hit in back by blow dart

Associated Press

Police in McMinnville, Oregon, say a teen reports that he was hit in the back by a blow dart as he jogged along the shoulder of a road with his high school cross-country team.