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  1. I Killed Wife So We Wouldn't Be Burden: Elderly HusbandSat, 01 Nov 2014 11:15:32 GMT
    An 88-year-old accused of fatally stabbing his 86-year-old wife told investigators he didn't want the couple to be a burden on their family. More...
  2. Three Trick-or-Treaters Killed by Hit-and-Run DriverSat, 01 Nov 2014 10:41:30 GMT
    Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night. More...
  3. Rescued! Waist-Deep Mud Sweeps Through HomeSat, 01 Nov 2014 10:32:22 GMT
    One person was rescued and an evacuation was ordered after a mudslide in Camarillo Springs, California, early Saturday. More...
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  1. Pilot dies in Virgin rocket crashFri, 31 Oct 2014 21:26:47 GMT
    This image from video by KABC TV Los Angeles shows wreckage of what is believed to be SpaceShipTwo in southern California's Mojave Desert One pilot has died and another is seriously injured after a rocket belonging to billionaire Sir Richard Branson's space tourism venture crashed during a test flight , US authorities said. A Virgin Galactic spokesman said the rocket " suffered a serious anomaly" after a test flight conducted by partner business Scaled Composites. More...
  2. The Dems' Midterm Performance AnxietyFri, 31 Oct 2014 17:33:17 GMT
    In one sense I hope the Democrats get massacred next Tuesday, because if they skate through and keep the Senate, they won't bother to fix their long-term problem. Whereas, a massacre, well, it focuses the mind. More...
  3. Next generation door-knocking in war for votes in IowaFri, 31 Oct 2014 13:44:17 GMT
    The polls are tight, the ads are flooding the airwaves, the harsh rhetoric is rising, and the surrogates are stumping hard all over the state. There is one "X-factor" that will put one of the Iowa Senate candidates over the top: Good, old-fashioned door-knocking -- except, it's not old-fashion anymore. More...
  4. Hong Kong activists mull Beijing visit during APECFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:52:49 GMT
    Hong Kong student protest leaders are considering visiting Beijing while it hosts a major Asian summit next week to press their demands for greater democratic reforms. Student leader Alex Chow said at a rally late Thursday that protest organizers would discuss the idea of trying to talk to Chinese officials during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum that begins Nov. 5. Chow said it's unclear whether protest leaders would even be allowed to make it past mainland Chinese border checkpoints. More...
  5. 8-year-old tells NC Senate candidates to be niceFri, 31 Oct 2014 06:05:31 GMT
    An 8-year-old North Carolina girl is sick of the heated Senate race where more than $100 million has been spent on mostly negative TV ads. Raleigh third-grader Carson Park wrote a letter to Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan and her Republican challenger, state House Speaker Thom Tillis, asking them to stop with the ads. More...
  6. Roberts' Primary Foe Urges Kansans to Vote for HimFri, 31 Oct 2014 02:18:18 GMT
    Kansas U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts is getting a somewhat reluctant endorsement from his former Republican primary challenger, Milton Wolf. In a message posted Thursday on his campaign Facebook page, Wolf urges his supporters to set aside their differences with Roberts and vote for the Republican incumbent in next Tuesday's election. More...
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  1. Bikers call off party after Danish police seize stolen bar in new club houseSat, 01 Nov 2014 11:45:31 GMT
    No bar, no party. More...
  2. California storm dampens World Series parade in San Francisco before moving southSat, 01 Nov 2014 10:33:14 GMT
    Authorities say several homes in Ventura County have been evacuated after mud and debris from a hillside struck at least two of them and partially buried one man. More...
  3. Series of accidents dampen Halloween activitiesSat, 01 Nov 2014 10:11:12 GMT
    A series of accidents tarnished Halloween activities Friday night. More...
  4. Triple dippers: 60,000 veterans collect disability benefits, Social Security, retirement paySat, 01 Nov 2014 09:00:15 GMT
    It's a rare triple play of government benefits. More...
  5. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi freed from Mexican jail, immediately returns to US after strong diplomatic supportSat, 01 Nov 2014 06:00:54 GMT
    After 214 days in a Mexican prison, Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi crossed the US Mexican border Friday night, boarding a private jet for Florida shortly after 9 p.m., after a strong diplomatic push convinced a judge to release the former Marine on humanitarian grounds.  More...
  6. 'We just had a hunch': US marshals recount capture of ambush suspect Eric FreinSat, 01 Nov 2014 04:45:32 GMT
    Scott Malkowski, a task force commander with the U.S. Marshals Service, spied a figure moving from the woods toward an abandoned airplane hangar in the Pocono Mountains. More...
  7. New US Pacific Air Force commander seeks air safety dialogue with China following incidentsSat, 01 Nov 2014 04:03:48 GMT
    The U.S. Air Force's new commander in the Pacific says she's hoping to continue talks with China on avoiding dangerous encounters in the air. More...
  8. 3 girls trick-or-treating killed in hit-and-run Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:00:07 GMT
    Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit and killed in a Halloween hit-and-run collision while walking at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said More...
  9. 4 die when train strikes SUV in southern IllinoisSat, 01 Nov 2014 03:39:24 GMT
    A mother and three of her children headed for a southern Illinois Halloween parade were killed and a fourth child injured when their SUV went around safety gates into the path of a freight train, authorities said Friday. More...
  10. Vehicle hits, kills 3 teenage girls in trick-or-treating hit-and-run in Southern CaliforniaSat, 01 Nov 2014 03:23:32 GMT
    Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit by a vehicle and killed while walking at a Southern California intersection. More...