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A man in a blue cap walked calmly into a burning Fresno, California, home to save an elderly man trapped inside. The rescuer managed to sneak away after carrying 73-year-old Robert Wells to safety. John Blackstone reports.
Meet an American vet who's joined Kurds on the frontline against ISIS and an American doctor bringing frontline know-how back to bolster U.S. Ebola defenses
One Boston doctor has returned from caring for patients in West Africa to train other doctors, but one story from her time there has her ready to go back
Police reportedly negotiating with alleged armed man holed-up in home with 5 children after call about domestic violence
AP investigation finds millions of dollars in Social Security benefits have gone to people suspected of working in Hitler's war machine
Leno's fellow comedians including Jerry Seinfeld, Wanda Sykes and Jimmy Fallon were on hand to award him the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
The Denver Broncos quarterback passed Brett Farve's record in his 246th regular season game
10/19: Family of deceased Ebola patients prepares to end quarantine; Group gives musicians a future as it reconnects them with the past
The family of deceased Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan is about to leave quarantine. But the family of Amber Vinson, the nurse who got Ebola from Duncan, released their first extensive comments on what happened after she cared for him; and, for every band that fills arenas, there are thousands that can barely pay the bills. And if the artist is an older musician, it’s even more difficult. But one organization is trying to change that.
Jacksonville's Denard Robinson ran for a career high 127 yards against Cleveland to end the Jaguars' nine straight losses; plus more NFL scores
Police found a 3-year-old girl unresponsive when the entered a Brooklyn apartment
Islanders say Hurricane Ana came dangerously close, but spared them any significant damage
After a 35-day search, authorities in Charlottesville, Va., say they have spoken to the parents of missing student Hannah Graham, who were told what police expect
Some legal experts think the former Baltimore Ravens running back caught on video in a domestic abuse incident has a strong case
As questions swirl over Vinson's post-exposure activity and travel, famed attorney Billy Martin retained by her family
Up-to-date news on cases in the U.S. and overseas
Two melees between Whitehall and Rensselaer high schools during game allegedly saw assistant coach choking a player
The 21-day quarantine period for people who came in initial contact with Thomas Duncan ends tonight, and a stigma likely awaits them on the outside
Police say a 43-year-old confessed to a killing in Hammond, Ind., and evidence there led to three bodies in Gary
Disturbances lasted until early Sunday near Keene State College after an annual pumpkin festival erupted into mayhem and led to arrests, injuries and police in riot gear using tear gas. Paul Burton reports.
A dramatic rescue of a man from a burning home in Fresno, California, was caught on video.