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AP-GfK Poll: Many Doubt Hospitals Can Handle Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they’re not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Amid worry here,...

Gasol Leads Grizzlies Past Cavaliers, 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 16 points and nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos scored eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 on Wednesday night. Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach Randolph had...

Gasol Leads Grizzlies Past Cavaliers 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos tallied eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 Wednesday night. Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach...

Flyers-Penguins Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Spaling 1 (Ehrhoff, Comeau), 3:50. 2, Philadelphia, Streit 2 (Giroux, Voracek), 9:20. 3, Philadelphia, Bellemare 1 (Couturier, Schultz), 13:18. Penalties_VandeVelde, Phi (hooking), 1:43; Couturier, Phi (hooking), 11:04; Umberger, Phi, major (fighting),...

Cavaliers-Grizzlies, Box

Marion 2-5 2-2 6, Love 4-9 4-5 12, Varejao 1-4 0-0 2, Irving 7-11 1-2 16, Waiters 6-10 0-0 15, Thompson 3-8 3-3 9, Dellavedova 0-0 0-0 0, Harris 3-7 3-4 10, Haywood 1-3 0-0 2, Miller 0-4 0-0 0, Kirk 1-6 2-2 4, Amundson 2-3 0-2 4, Price 0-4 2-4 2, Jones 2-5 0-0 6, Edwards 2-3 0-0...

American Hockey League

NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. Binghamton 3, St. John’s 2, OT Rockford at Rochester, 7:05 p.m. Adirondack at Utica, 7:35 p.m. No games scheduled Lake Erie at Grand Rapids, 7 p.m. Albany at Hartford, 7 p.m. Portland at...

Officials Say They’ve ID’d All Ohio Ebola Contacts

CLEVELAND (AP) — The state epidemiologist said Wednesday that health officials believe they’ve identified everyone in Ohio known to have had contact with or were near a Dallas nurse who visited Akron before being diagnosed with Ebola. Dr. Mary DiOrio said during a telephone...

Browns’ Hoyer Takes Loss Hard, Vows Bounce Back

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Brian Hoyer says he’s never felt worse after a loss in his career and understands that criticism “comes with the territory.” Hoyer played poorly in Sunday’s 24-6 loss at Jacksonville, completing just 16 of 41 passes....

Key Features Of Rigorous New US Ebola Monitoring

CHICAGO (AP) — Rigorous monitoring of travelers arriving from Ebola-stricken West African countries is being implemented to keep the virus from spreading in the United States. Key features announced Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: WHO WILL BE...

Sentencing Delayed In Alabama Amber Alert Case

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Sentencing has been delayed for a southeast Alabama man convicted of transporting a child to Tennessee and Ohio for sex. Charles Partin of Clayton was scheduled for sentencing Thursday in Montgomery, but a federal judge delayed it until Dec. 17 at the...