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Man Hospitalized In Sweden Tests Negative For Ebola

Posted On September 01, 2014

(Stockholm) -- Swedish officials say a man hospitalized and tested in Stockholm over the weekend is showing no signs of having the Ebola virus. The unidentified man had recently traveled to a risk area for the deadly disease and had a fever when he was admitted to the hospital. He will continue to get treatment…

NATO Chief Expects Change In Ukraine Law On Non-Aligned Status

Posted On September 01, 2014

(Undated) -- NATO's secretary-general expects the Ukrainian parliament to drop the country's non-aligned status after next month's elections. Anders Fogh Rasmussen said today he believes Ukrainian lawmakers will take that step in a possible move toward applying for membership in NATO. Ukraine's voters will go the polls on October 26th.

Rogers, Feinstein Say More Needs To Be Done About ISIS

Posted On September 01, 2014

(Undated) -- The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee is criticizing what he calls the Obama administration's lack of action on foreign policy. Speaking on "Fox News Sunday," Michigan Republican Mike Rogers called ISIS in Iraq a long and growing threat to the United States, and said options for stopping it are dwindling. Democratic Senator…

Americans Detained In North Korea Speak With U.S. Media

Posted On September 01, 2014

(Pyongyang) -- Three Americans being detained in North Korea are speaking about the conditions of their captivity. Kenneth Bae, Matthew Miller and Jeffery Fowle were each given five minutes to speak with CNN on Monday. Bae, who was convicted of "hostile acts to bring down the government" says he is regularly forced into hard labor,…

U.S. Concerned Over Israel Land Grab

Posted On August 31, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Obama administration officials are expressing concern over an Israeli plan to appropriate land in the West Bank. The State Department is calling the plan counterproductive to peace efforts in the region. Israel laid claim Sunday to nearly a thousand acres of land to be used for expanding settlements. A State Department official…