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At least three people have been confirmed dead after a plane crashed into a house in Gaithersburg, Maryland. All three were on board the small aircraft, and no one was transported from the scene, a local fire official said. Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman Pete Piringer couldn’t immediately say whether anyone was in the …

The United Nations and non-governmental organizations believe an Ebola crisis that continues to strengthen in the coming months will cause food shortages that could devastate regions in West Africa hit hardest by the virus. The UN World Food Program (WFP) said it is ramping up efforts to feed more people in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra …

Airplane cabin cleaning crews at New York’s LaGuardia International Airport began a 24-hour strike on Wednesday, citing, in part, possible exposure to the Ebola virus. Meanwhile, a poll found most Americans want flights banned from Ebola-ravaged areas. Around 200 Air Serv employees who work on domestic flights to LaGuardia began their strike on Wednesday evening. …