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War, civil rights, baseball: Greason's seen it all

Birmingham Rev. William Greason's history book includes stories from World War II, the civil rights movement and being a player in the Negro Baseball League. He just added another honor to his growing list: Greason received the Living Legend Award last weekend from the Negro League Baseball Association.

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Nima Elbagir reports from Ebola ground zero

Nima Elbagir ventures again into an Ebola quarantine zone in Foya, which is right on the border of Sierra Leone and is inside the tri-country zone where a million people are facing hunger.

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Turkmen facing massacre from ISIS

The U.S. is continuing airstrikes in Iraq.

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Michael Sam waived by Rams

As NFL teams made final roster cuts, all eyes were on Michael Sam.

US Somali group tries to combat radicalization

US Somali group tries to combat radicalization

Ka Joog, a community group in Minnesota, works to steer Somali youths away from terrorism recruitment.

Dad of Vegas cop killing suspect visits rampage sites

Dad of Vegas cop killing suspect visits rampage sites

The father of a woman police say went on a shooting rampage with her husband in Las Vegas in June has paid a visit to the spots his daughter allegedly played a role in shooting three people before taking her own life.


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White House fashion faux pas

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8 great Labor Day weekend getaways

Looking for a last-minute trip this Labor Day weekend? Check out these eight great (and budget-friendly) getaways.

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