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Report: Autopsy shows Michael Brown was shot in hand at close range

Michael Brown's gunshot wounds included a shot in the hand at close range, his official autopsy shows, according to an analysis reported by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Ebola outbreak: Get up to speed with the latest developments

Texas Presbyterian admits fault. A hospitalized cameraman is Ebola-free. And the U.S. Ebola czar takes office. With multiple developments under way, here's the latest on the Ebola outbreak:

Chicago man to Obama: 'Don't touch my girlfriend'

 Even the President of the United States has to deal with jealous boyfriends.

Gov. Jindal orders restrictions for West Africa travelers

 After weeks of urging the Obama administration to implement a travel ban to and from Ebola stricken countries, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has taken matters into his own hands.

'The Simpsons' to stream all episodes on website, mobile app

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Almost every episode of "The Simpsons" (556 and counting!) has started with Springfield's favorite family running home to watch TV. Now we don't even need a TV to watch.

Oscar de la Renta, legendary fashion designer, dies at 82

 (CNN) — Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who spent half a century putting high society in haute couture, has died. He was 82.

Jason Aldean extends sold-out Burn It Down Tour into 2015

 CNN — Good news, ladies (and gentlemen): Country star Jason Aldean is extending his sold-out Burn It Down Tour into 2015.

Teen mom accused of trying to kill baby

 Houston, TX (KPRC) — Cynthia Kaye Wood made her first court appearance Monday. Her baby was taken to the hospital a little over a week ago after Wood said he was having difficulty breathing, according to prosecutors.

Chicago Mayor pushes school system to teach code writing

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Parlez-vous "code"? Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel believes the language of the future is code writing -- and he wants every kid in Chicago to be prepared.

Ebola hysteria: An epic, epidemic overreaction

This is getting ridiculous. While the threat of Ebola is very real in Africa, the paranoia it's generated in the United States is unreal.