Nancy Writebol, a member of Charlotte’s Calvary Church and a missionary in Africa, was infected with the Ebola virus while trying to combat an outbreak in Liberia. Writebol was working as a hygienist, spraying protective suits worn by doctors treating Ebola patients. Her husband David, who's also a missionary in Africa, said she is in isolation, as the virus is highly contagious.
State legislators say they have finally agreed on a version of the budget nearly a month into the fiscal year. Teachers will receive a 7 percent raise, and teacher assistant positions will be saved. Lawmakers have agreed to cut $135 million in funding for Medicaid but will leave the details to a subcommittee.
The U.N. Security Council called for an “immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire” in Gaza in attempts to end a three-week conflict that has already killed an estimated 1,035 Palestinians and 43 Israeli soldiers.
A man was killed and at least 20 were injured or rattled by lightening after a rare summer storm hit Southern California. "Witnesses said they saw a glare of light and heard a tremendous boom as lightning struck the water off of Venice Beach around 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Swimmers cooling off on a muggy day, volleyball players on the sand and people strolling the famous boardwalk were jolted."
Former vice president nominee Sarah Palin is launching her own "low-budget" TV channel that's pricier than Netflix.
Did CL everrr do the research on who set up the standards for these ponds?…
Convicted felon steps from vehicle. Felon has loaded stolen pistol in hand, hammer back and…
Guess that means prices are going even higher!!