By Ellen Wulfhorst and Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York City on Friday after testing positive for the virus, becoming the fourth person diagnosed with the disease in the United States and the first in its largest city. Dr. Craig Spencer, 33, was placed in a quarantined unit at Bellevue Hospital on Thursday, six days after returning from Guinea, renewing public jitters about transmission of the disease and rattling financial markets. ...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth made her first foray into the world of social media on Friday when she sent out her inaugural message on Twitter. "It is a pleasure to open the Information Age exhibition today at the @sciencemuseum and I hope people will enjoy visiting. Elizabeth R," the 88-year-old monarch tweeted at the opening of a new gallery at London's Science Museum. The message, sent at 10.35 GMT (6.35 a.m. EDT), had already been re-tweeted more than 4,000 times less than 45 minutes later. ...
Vets are flocking to the fairgrounds to receive a place to stay, medical treatments and a slew of other services this weekend.
The Butte County Probation Department was awarded $180,000 for their High Intensity DUI Program to make sure these worst-of-the-worst offenders stay sober
An elderly man was killed after he collided with another car while driving on Highway 162 in Oroville.
One of the largest gold nuggets found in modern times in Butte County was unearthed last summer. The 75-ounce nugget went on display Thursday at the San Francisco Fall Antique Show at Fort Mason. It's estimated value is between $250-400,000.
Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara suffered ligament damage to his knee and is expected to miss four to six weeks, a source confirmed to ESPNBoston.com.
Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash will miss the 2014-15 season for a back injury.
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler says receiver Brandon Marshall's postgame rant Sunday was in no way off-putting.