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Hong Kong protests dwindle as both sides agree to talks– Hong Kong’s chief executive Leung Chun-ying agreed to talks with the demonstrators, it’s unclear if the smaller crowds signal that the movement is losing steam, or if it is a temporary lull ahead of weekend protests.
Were YOU on the same flight as America’s first Ebola victim?: United Airlines releases flight numbers for the planes Thomas Duncan caught from Liberia to Dallas. The airline said Wednesday it believed Duncan took Flight 951 from Brussels to Washington Dulles, then Flight 822 to Dallas/Fort Worth. Thomas Duncan was likely on Brussels Airlines Flight 1247 before boarding the United planes.
JPMorgan Chase & Co., the biggest U.S. bank, said the data breach that happened recently affected 76 million households. Customer names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses were taken. The breach affected anyone who visited the company’s websites, including Chase.com, or used its mobile app.
Mercer Island is under a boil water order again, restaurants are closed, but schools are open. E. coli has shown up again in a water sample test.