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Reports: Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies After Long Cancer Fight
Fashion designer Oscar de La Renta, 82, died Monday after a decade-long battle with cancer, The New York Times and other media outlets report.
Unrest In Ferguson May Speed Up Decline Of Real Estate
Many in the city are worried about its future, and there's speculation there will be a "mass migration" should violence erupt again. But some residents remain committed to the city. WINDOWS
CDC Announces New Guidelines For Health Care Workers Treating Ebola Patients
The new guidelines call for a site supervisor, who makes sure healthcare workers put on and remove their personal protective equipment correctly.
This Past September Ranks As Hottest On Record, NOAA Says
The agency says if 2014 continues to be this hot, it's on pace to be the hottest year on record.
When Reassuring Isn't: The Rush To Test Cruise Passenger For Ebola
Galveston, Texas, officials meant well when they tested a passenger while she was still at sea. But some say airlifting a blood sample in a Coast Guard helicopter was needlessly alarming.