Gov. Perry said this “case is serious” but the system is working as it should. The hospital said doctors first identified the patient’s symptoms as low-grade viral fever and sent him home. Updated — 5:50 p.m.: The patient has been identified as Eric Duncan, a resident of Monrovia, Liberia. He took a United Airlines flight from Liberia to Dallas on Sept. 20.
The 18-time gold medal Olympian was arrested early Tuesday morning.
The “Yes Means Yes” law is the first of its kind.
“I punched a mailman, that’s federal baby.”
Police and pro-democracy demonstrators clashed in Hong Kong following a week of student-led boycotts and protests against China’s political control in Hong Kong.
Two weeks ago, a 16-year-old from Las Vegas was put in handcuffs in his home and charged with murder. The police now admit they made a mistake.
Four women on a Texas college softball team died Friday night after a tractor-trailer drove over a highway median and crashed into the team’s van, The Oklahoman reported.
Fox’s entertainment division told BuzzFeed News it had no comment on the rape joke in the long-awaited hour-long crossover episode “The Simpsons Guy,” set to air this weekend. Seth MacFarlane’s publicist did not immediately respond to BuzzFeed News’ request for comment.
Former “Jersey Shore” star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and his brother Marc are expected to appear in federal court on Wednesday to face tax fraud charges.
The Toronto mayor has been diagnosed with a malignant abdominal tumor.
“Don’t let a candy bar ruin your vacation.” Dowd tells BuzzFeed News: “I love it. I’m going to make it my Christmas card. But some of my friends have pointed out that the hotel room looks way too tidy.”
Eva Mendes gave birth to her and The Gos’ first child on Sept. 12, People reported.
According to a recent survey, 72% of white people in St. Louis County do not think Darren Wilson should be charged for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. A grand jury now has until next year to decide whether he should face criminal charges.
This video shows footage of British Prime Minister David Cameron speaking about Iraq, followed by a message to all allies of America. The man executed is believed to be David Cawthorne Haines, who was previously shown at the end of the ISIS video depicting the beheading of Steven Sotloff.
Comedian Kathy Griffin says she asked to be considered as Craig Ferguson’s successor, but an executive told her: “They’re not considering females at this time.” A spokesperson for CBS told BuzzFeed News that “we never said that to Griffin or met with her,” adding that they did consider “several female candidates.”
Starting immediately, products using the name or logo of the Washington Redskins will be removed from Etsy, with the online retailer saying the term and image are “disparaging and damaging to Native Americans.”
Some stadium stores are offering an exchange on Ray Rice jerseys, the team announced on Tuesday morning. The former player has also been removed from videos shown during Rutgers University football games and EA Sports’ video game.
Despite flooded freeways and abandoned cars, many people in Phoenix are jet-skiing, kayaking, and paddle-boating their way through the flooded town. One woman is dead after her vehicle became submerged.
The young woman crashed into an SUV going 85 mph and killed an 89-year-old great-grandmother.
More than 500 people gathered to pay their respects to the comedian. Howard Stern, who delivered the eulogy, called Rivers his “hero.”