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Poll: Many Doubt Hospitals can Handle Ebola

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard and Emily Swanson | Thursday Oct 23, 2014
Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

Mom of Canada Suspect: I Cry for Victims, Not Son

INTERNATIONAL | By Rob Gillies and Raphael Satter | Oct 23
The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial then storming Parliament before being shot dead says she is crying for the victims of the shooting, not her son.

Berlusconi: Let's Legalize Gay Civil Unions

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 23
Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.

Canadian Soldier Shot at War Memorial

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 22
A gunman shot a Canadian soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament and shots rang out, police and witnesses said.

Judge Upholds Puerto Rico's Gay Marriage Ban

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
A federal judge upheld Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday even though a number of federal judges around the U.S. found states' gay marriage bans unconstitutional.

Marine Suspect Guarded by US in Philippine Camp

INTERNATIONAL | By Jim Gomez | Oct 22
A U.S. Marine suspected in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino was flown Wednesday from his warship to the Philippine military's main camp, where he will continue to be guarded by fellow Marines.

Cher Sends Prayers to Russia's LGBT Community

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 21
While promoting a new HBO documentary that details the hardships gay men and women face in Russia, Cher took to Twitter Tuesday to show solidarity with Russia's LGBT community, specifically those who have been kidnapped and tortured.

Rights Group: LGBT Jamaicans Targets of Violence

INTERNATIONAL | By David McFadden | Oct 21
LGBT people are the targets of unchecked violence and discrimination in Jamaica, frequently refused housing or employment in the Caribbean country typically described as the region's most hostile to LGBT citizens, according to Human Rights Watch.

Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

INTERNATIONAL | By Shelley Acoca | Oct 21
Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82.

Pregnant Kate Back at Work After Morning Sickness

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 21
The Duchess of Cambridge has resumed her royal duties after spending more than two months out of the public eye while suffering from acute morning sickness.

Ebola: Providing Time to Fight the Virus

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
Why do some people escape Ebola, and not others?