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FILE - In this Thursday Nov. 20, 2014 file photo, an MSF Ebola heath worker is sprayed as he leaves the contaminated zone at the Ebola treatment centre in Gueckedou, Guinea. Authorities in the country where the Ebola epidemic began are concerned about a new outbreak of cases just as officials hoped the crisis was coming under control. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File)
Guinea families transport bodies on public busesGuinea reports spike in Ebola cases with 27 sick, police say families transporting corpses
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In this March 23, 2015 photo, John Deere lawn tractors are on display at a Home Depot in Robinson Township, Pa. Deere & Co. on Friday, May 22, 2015, reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $690.5 million. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Deere boosts guidance as construction offsets ag swoonSolid 2Q sales in construction saves the day at Deere during a global agricultural downturn
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French court rejects Uber's challenge to legal restrictionsFrench court rejects Uber's challenge to legal restrictions on virtual ride-hailing service
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Resident says 19 Shiites killed in Saudi suicide attackSuicide bomber targets Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, resident says 19 killed
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A pelican covered in oil sits on a beach about a mile west of Refugio State Beach, Calif., Wednesday, May 20, 2015. A broken onshore pipeline spewed oil down a storm drain and into the ocean for several hours Tuesday before it was shut off. (Kenneth Song/The News-Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT; SANTA MARIA TIMES OUT
Winds, choppy seas slow cleanup of California oil spillWinds, choppy seas slow efforts to clean up oil that spilled along California coastline
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FILE - In this April 6, 2012 file photo, actor Luis Guzman attends an NBA basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles.   Guzman, who lives in Sutton, Vt., alleged in court documents that Joda Hodge was stalking him. Guzman was granted a temporary a temporary restraining order in April. In a court settlement Thursday, May 21, 2015, the 39-year-old Hodge agreed to not have contact with Guzman. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)
Ex-house sitter agrees to stay away from actor Luis GuzmanEx-house sitter accused of stalking character actor Luis Guzman agrees to stay away from him
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Mali separatists accuse army of public executions of 9Mali separatists say soldiers publicly executed 9 Tuaregs in north village; army investigating
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FILE - In this May 5, 2015 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell of Ky. walks to his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Supporters of President Barack Obama’s trade agenda hope to fend off hostile Senate amendments Friday, May 22, 2015, and send a major trade bill to the House, where another fierce debate awaits.  Legislation to renew the Patriot Act is also on the calendar, as is a bill to renew authority to commit federal funds for highway and bridge construction. McConnell is intent on keeping the anti-terrorism Patriot Act from lapsing while Republicans control the House and Senate. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Obama's Senate allies hope to endorse his trade bill FridayPro-trade senators aim to endorse 'fast track' negotiating clout for Obama, and send to House
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Bryan Brown closes the gate on cattle he and others from +C Cattle Co. corralled Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Langdon Farm Northwest of Texarkana in Bowie County. The cattle are being moved in preparation of rising flood waters from the Red River. Gary Langdon owner said he doesn't believe the predicted flooding will be as bad as the 1990 flood he and other area ranchers went through but he was moving the cattle more as a precaution. Local emergency management and other county officials are working with the U.S. Corp of Engineers to monitor river levels. (Evan Lewis/The Texarkana Gazette via AP)
Forecaster warns of flooding during Memorial Day weekendNational Weather Service warns of flooding in Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma during holiday weekend
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  • Person injured after flying rocks from nearby quarry fall on home in Sterling

    It wasn't a meteor shower as one Sterling area resident thought when objects fell on cars and homes Thursday. Rather they were rocks from a nearby quarry where crews were doing scheduled blasts. The Washington Post, Fri, May 22 2015 @ 08:24 AM
  • Blast rocks Loudoun quarry neighborhood, 36 hours after major meeting on quarry's redevelopment

    A Thursday morning blast at the Loudoun County quarry that would be Waterside sent rock flying into the neighborhood directly to the north of the operation, injuring one and damaging property. Business Journal, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 10:49 PM
  • Loudoun County quarry blast sends rocks flying through windows, homes

    STERLING, Va. Rocks--big rocks--rained down on a neighborhood in Sterling, Virginia moments after a blast at the nearby Loudoun Quarries facility around 10:45 a.m. Thursday. TBD.com, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 09:28 PM
  • Virginia Counties Near D.C. Fuel Population Gain

    RICHMOND, Va. - U.S. Census Bureau estimates for Virginia show healthy population increases last year in counties near the nation's capital and in nearly all of the state's largest cities. CBS Local, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 08:53 PM
  • Quarry blast in Sterling damages homes, cars; injures one

    Update: 4:28 p.m. The manager of NAPA Auto Parts in Sterling said two rocks from a blasting incident at Loudoun Quarries this morning damaged the store's window and a car in the parking lot, among other damages caused by the blast. Loudoun Times, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 07:57 PM
  • Was that a meteor shower this morning in Northern Virginia?

    This is a meteor glowing as it enters the Earth's atmosphere. Rocks that fell on a home and cars in Sterling, Va. The Washington Post, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 07:21 PM
  • Blast launches rocks into Va. neighborhood; 1 hurt

    A blast from a Loudoun County quarry Thursday morning inadvertently sent rocks flying through the air, causing an injury and damage to houses and cars. Loudoun County Department of Fire, Rescue Emergency Management responded to reports of a rocky blast causing damage in a Sterling neighborhood at about 10:45 a.m. Thursday. WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 06:59 PM
  • Missing Teen Located Safe and Sound

    A teenager with autism who was reported missing today has been located safe and sound, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. The 14-year-old was last seen at around noon in the area of Potomac Falls High School along Algonkian Parkway in Sterling. Patch.com, Thu, May 21 2015 @ 06:46 PM
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