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  1. Second Deputy Shot in California Dies, Suspect in CustodyFri, 24 Oct 2014 23:49:10 GMT
    A Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and a deputy in Placer County died after they were shot during a crime spree that spanned two counties Friday. More...
  2. Deputy Slain, Two Others Shot in California Crime SpreeFri, 24 Oct 2014 23:35:57 GMT
    Officials say they have apprehended a suspect in the fatal shooting of one deputy and the shooting of two other deputies and a bystander. More...
  3. 'Everybody Liked Him': Gunman Was Homecoming PrinceFri, 24 Oct 2014 23:29:57 GMT
    Jaylen Ray Fryberg, identified as the student who opened fire at a Washington state high school, was described as a happy, popular football player. More...
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  1. Republicans question federal response on EbolaFri, 24 Oct 2014 19:01:40 GMT
    Authorities say someone drove across the Oklahoma Capitol lawn and knocked over a Ten Commandments monument that a group has been suing to have removed, smashing it to pieces. Someone drove up a ramp near the Oklahoma Capitol steps overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces in an apparent act of vandalism, authorities said. More...
  2. Sarah Palin finds a Democrat she can supportFri, 24 Oct 2014 15:03:19 GMT
    Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin snubbed home state Republicans this year, instead endorsing an independent candidate for governor and his Democratic running mate for lieutenant governor. Republican-turned independent candidate Bill Walker posted a photo on Facebook on Thursday of himself, Sarah Palin and his Democratic running-mate Byron Mallott, all of whom are sporting Walker-Mallott pins. More...
  3. Will last minute strength be enough for Dems?Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:07:37 GMT
    Democrats in key Senate races are showing some strength in the final stretch of election season -- but it may not be enough to keep the chamber. A new CNN/ORC poll released Friday shows Democrat Michelle Nunn leading Republican David Perdue 47% to 44% among likely voters. More...
  4. Senators ask government for nationwide air bag recallFri, 24 Oct 2014 07:20:08 GMT
    DETROIT>> Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why automakers have been allowed to limit recalls to only certain locations with high humidity. Democratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Edward Markey of Massachusetts made the demand in a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, who oversees the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. More...
  5. Prisoner in Afghanistan to be tried in USFri, 24 Oct 2014 03:37:36 GMT
    The Obama administration is preparing to transfer a military detainee in Afghanistan for criminal trial in Virginia, U.S. officials said Thursday. The move would mark the first time a military detainee from Afghanistan was brought to the U.S. for trial, and it represents the Obama administration's latest attempt to show that it can use the criminal court system to deal with terror suspects. More...
  6. Official: 3 dead, 2 hurt in Maryland air crashThu, 23 Oct 2014 23:45:36 GMT
    An airplane and a helicopter collided in the air near a Maryland airport before crashing into a line of trees and a pair of storage units on the ground Thursday afternoon, killing three people and injuring two men. A Cirrus SR22 plane was heading to the Frederick Municipal Airport and an R44 helicopter was involved in a training exercise when the collision occurred near the southwest corner of the airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. More...
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  1. Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of 2 California deputies, shooting of 2 othersFri, 24 Oct 2014 23:59:33 GMT
    A suspect was arrested Friday afternoon after two Northern California sheriff's deputies were killed during a series of shootings that spanned about six hours and 30 miles across two Northern California counties. More...
  2. Referee for Major League Soccer suspended after New York arrest on fraud chargeFri, 24 Oct 2014 22:30:20 GMT
    A Major League Soccer referee has been accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working and has been suspended. More...
  3. Cockroach disrupts Chicago City Hall during pest control chief's budget addressFri, 24 Oct 2014 22:12:04 GMT
    A cockroach embarrassed a Chicago official in charge of pest control when it took a stroll near him in full view of some aldermen, and its stunt just might have cost it and its buddies their lives. More...
  4. California jury says castrated sex offender no longer sexually violent, should be releasedFri, 24 Oct 2014 22:00:57 GMT
    A California jury has concluded that a castrated sex offender is no longer a sexually violent predator and is eligible for release from a mental hospital. More...
  5. Hatchet attack on NYPD officers an act of terror, commissioner saysFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:10:10 GMT
    New York City police Commissioner William Bratton says the hatchet attack on four rookie officers was a terrorist act by a homegrown radical. More...
  6. Gunman who killed two California deputies, injured another and bystander, arrestedFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:00:01 GMT
    An assailant who shot three sheriff's deputies, two fatally, and a bystander in the Sacramento County area has been taken into custody, a spokeswoman for the Placer County sheriff said Friday night. More...
  7. Report: Prosecutor won't file escape charges against Ohio school shooter who fled prisonFri, 24 Oct 2014 20:56:05 GMT
    An Ohio prosecutor has decided against filing charges against convicted high school shooter T.J. More...
  8. Remains found in Virginia ID'd as those of Hannah Graham, police confirmFri, 24 Oct 2014 20:49:10 GMT
    The Albemarle County Police Department confirmed Friday that remains discovered in a rural area last week are those of Hannah Graham, 18, the missing University of Virginia student. More...
  9. Poll: 2 of 3 Americans think the threat posed by Islamic State is very importantFri, 24 Oct 2014 20:46:38 GMT
    Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think the U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone far enough, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. More...
  10. Authorities: Remains found are those of missing University of Virginia student Hannah GrahamFri, 24 Oct 2014 20:45:24 GMT
    Authorities say remains found Oct. 18 in a rural area are that of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. More...