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Mom Notifies Neighborhood That Man Carries Gun Around His Kids


Matthew Halleck carries a concealed gun every weekday when he takes his two daughters to Harriet Bishop Elementary school in Rochester, Minnesota.

Elementary School Throws Ebola Tantrum over Two Kids from Rwanda


Two elementary school children are being kept from attending Howard Yocum Elementary School in New Jersey because they recently moved to the U.S. from Rwanda, prompting Ebola fears from other parents — even though Rwanda is 2,600 miles from the west African region afflicted by the Ebola outbreak.

There’s a Plush Ebola Toy Online That’s Already Sold Out


Here’s a phrase you probably never thought you’d hear: “Ebola toy.” But yes, there is a company, Giant Microbes, that sells a big stuffed Ebola virus. And this week the company said it’s actually sold out (take a guess why).

President Obama Suggests Ebola Czar, Dismisses Idea of Travel Ban


President Obama spoke this evening on the Ebola crisis, and said his administration is considering the possibility of an Ebola czar, someone to oversee the government’s response to this virus.

Fox News Poll: As election nears, voters say things are ‘going to hell in a handbasket’


The world’s “going to hell in a handbasket,” according to a majority of voters in the latest Fox News poll.

Earnest and ABC’s Jon Karl Mock Grimes’ Refusal to Say She Voted Obama


ABC’s Jonathan Karl joked with White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Tuesday about the recent flub by Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Grimes

Karen Lewis will not run for Chicago mayor


Karen Lewis, the controversial, combative and charismatic leader of the Chicago Teachers Union, will not run for mayor, significantly boosting Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s chances to win re-election next year.

NBC News Crew Ordered into Isolation after Violating Quarantine


The NBC News crew working with the cameraman infected with ebola has been ordered into isolation after reports that they violated quarantine.

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