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St. Joe's Theology Expert Says, Don't Read Too Much Into Bishops' Statement

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A document circulating this week at a meeting of the world’s Catholic bishops in Rome signals that a more accepting church may welcome gays and lesbians. 182 more words

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Health worker 2nd in US to test positive for Ebola

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas health care worker who was in full protective gear while providing hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus and is in stable condition, health officials said Sunday. 905 more words

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Doctors Fighting Ebola in Africa Present Findings in Philadelphia

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Doctors who have spent time on the front lines battling the Ebola virus overseas and in the US made presentations today at the… 181 more words

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Twitter Sues For Right To Make US Government's User Inquiries Public

By social media editor Melony Roy

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (CBS) — Twitter is suing the FBI and the US Department of Justice in an effort to get so-called “transparency reports” declassified. 250 more words

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Health Care Providers Stepping Up Ebola Preparedness Efforts

NEW YORK (AP) — Public hospitals in New York City are concerned enough about Ebola that they’ve secretly been sending actors with mock symptoms into emergency rooms to test how well the triage staffs identify and isolate possible cases. 1,248 more words

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Philadelphia Group Renews Annual Effort Fighting Violence Against Women

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia domestic violence awareness and prevention agency today kicked off its seventh annual pledge campaign, kicking Domestic Violence Awareness Month. 358 more words

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Retired USAF Colonel Urges Agencies To See Special Needs of Returning Female Vets

By Steve Tawa

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The head of an organization dedicated to helping female military veterans says there is a big gap in services for them when they return to the home front. 190 more words

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