A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone defied a state-imposed quarantine Thursday, leaving her house for a short bicycle ride and setting up a legal fight with the state of Maine. The nurse, Kaci Hickox, left her house on the edge of Fort Kent just after 9 a.m., biking with her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur, down a quiet paved road, followed closely by two police cars and a caravan of reporters.
The Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium to win their third World Series title in the last five years and became the first team since the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates to win a Series Game 7 on the road.
Hungary’s leadership is under pressure to drop plans to tax Internet use, a move seen as a way to cut off public debate by limiting information not controlled by the rightist government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
For years, private researchers have looked for clues to the mystery of pioneer aviator Amelia Earhart's disappearance over the Pacific in 1937. Now, one piece of fuselage metal may confirm her last location.