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Fight for the Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WIAT) — It’s a high-stakes and high-price election. At $4,000,000 this is slated to be the most expensive midterm election…

A truck passes the rural home Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Fort Kent, Maine, where Kaci Hickox, a nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa, is staying. Hickox said Wednesday she plans to stop quarantining herself in rural Maine, signaling a potential showdown with state police monitoring her home and state officials preparing to legally enforce the quarantine. She said she'll defy the state if the policy isn't changed by Thursday. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine

A nurse who promised to defy Maine’s quarantine for health care workers who’ve treated Ebola patients has left her home again. Kaci Hickox, …

Dalai Lama coming to town

Dalai Lama wraps up visit to Birmingham

The Tibetan Buddhist leader spent time Sunday at two of the biggest scheduled events. Parrish Alleman visited the Interfaith Discussion at t…