FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The death toll from the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 in West Africa as security forces went house-to-house in Sierra Leone's capital Thursday looking for patients and others exposed to the disease.
WASHINGTON (AP) — There were all the trappings of a campaign endorsement rally: the cheering crowds, the American flags, and the sitting president heaping praise on a fellow Democrat. All that was missing was the campaign.
By Paul Lienert and Bernie Woodall DETROIT (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc, the California-based maker of luxury electric cars, said Thursday it lost $61.9 million, or 50 cents a share, in the second quarter, as revenue nearly doubled to $769.3 million. The automaker has been spending heavily to update and expand its Fremont assembly plant, which builds the $70,000-plus Model S sedan, and eliminate production bottlenecks.