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Sierra Leone starts nationwide lockdown to stop spread of Ebola

(CNN) -- Sierra Leone starts a three-day nationwide lockdown Friday in an effort to halt an Ebola outbreak that has left thousands dead in the region.

Matthew McConaughey out of 'Magic Mike' sequel

Channing Tatum's "Magic Mike" sequel has lost one of its star players.

Highway horror: Kittens tossed

One Oklahoma woman is left in shock after watching a kitten being thrown from a moving car. She says the poor kitten wasn't alone, and is now asking for help tracking down those responsible.

Caught on Cam: Drug deal gone bad

Video recorded by a hidden camera worn by an undercover ATF agent shows the chilling moments that a drug deal went bad. ATF agent Scott Perala says it was the most frightening day of his career.

Flood miracle: Baby swept away

Flooding in Palm Springs, California decimated one family's home Tuesday.

Video captures school bus crash into home

Newly released video shows a school bus as it was hit and sent careening into a home. Only the bus driver was onboard and no one was injured, Erin Coleman has the footage out of Clayton County, Georgia.

DHS delegates criminal misconduct investigative authority to CBP

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced today his decision to delegate to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) the authority to investigate its employees for alleged criminal misconduct.

NFL makes changes to drug policy

The National Football League is making changes to its policies on performance enhancing substances. The league and its players association announced the deal this week.

Ebola patients buying survivors' blood from black market

As African nations, like Sierra Leone, struggle to fight against the Ebola virus with screenings like these, some people are taking things into their own hands.

Arizona Cardinals player arrested on domestic violence allegations

Arizona Cardinals backup running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested in connection with domestic abuse allegations, Phoenix police said Wednesday night.

Ahead of Senate vote, many Democrats wary of plan to arm Syrian rebels

 President Obama's plan to train and arm Syrian rebels in their battle against ISIS fighters faces deep skepticism from a large number of Demo

Report: Officer Wilson testifies before grand jury in Ferguson shooting case

Shortly after being given more time to weigh evidence in black teenager Michael Brown's fatal shooting, a Missouri grand jury heard from the man at the center of it -- Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson -- a local newspaper reported.

Source: Joan Rivers' doctor took selfie, began biopsy before her cardiac arrest

The cardiac arrest leading to Joan Rivers' death happened as the comedian's personal doctor began performing a biopsy on her vocal cords, a source close to the death investigation told CNN.

Bus driver dies saving child

Laura Zborowski is being called a hero after she sacrificed her life to save a student.

Woman steals 6,000 hydrocodone pills from Louisiana pharmacy

A woman is now in jail for stealing over 6,000 prescription pills from a CVS pharmacy in Gonzales.