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  • 'We just had a hunch': US marshals nab Eric Frein

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:53:54 GMT

    MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) — 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. Looking at his face, his black hat and fleece, and his height and weight, Malkowski was certain he had his man.

  • NYC worker suspended for using 'robotic voice'

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:23:44 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) — If some workplace problems happen because employees are only human, one New York City government worker got in trouble for virtually the opposite.

  • Girl barred over Ebola fears returns to school

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:19:45 GMT

    MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut girl barred from her elementary school amid fears she may have been exposed to the Ebola virus while in Africa is now back in class.

  • $13.5M award in Jehovah's Witnesses molest case

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:44:38 GMT

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Jehovah's Witnesses were ordered to pay $13.5 million to a Southern California man who said he was molested as a child by a church member.

  • 88-year-old Missouri man charged with killing wife

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:42:10 GMT

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Police say an 88-year-old central Missouri man accused of fatally stabbing his 86-year-old wife told investigators he didn't want the couple to be a burden on their family.

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  • 'We just had a hunch': US marshals nab Eric Frein

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:53:54 GMT

    MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) — 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. Looking at his face, his black hat and fleece, and his height and weight, Malkowski was certain he had his man.

  • 3 girls trick-or-treating killed in hit-and-run

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:38:45 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said.

  • Today in History

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:00:40 GMT

    Today is Saturday, Nov. 1, the 305th day of 2014. There are 60 days left in the year. This is All Saints Day. A reminder: Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. local time Sunday. Clocks go back one hour.

  • $13.5M award in Jehovah's Witnesses molest case

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:44:38 GMT

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Jehovah's Witnesses were ordered to pay $13.5 million to a Southern California man who said he was molested as a child by a church member.

  • 88-year-old Missouri man charged with killing wife

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:42:10 GMT

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Police say an 88-year-old central Missouri man accused of fatally stabbing his 86-year-old wife told investigators he didn't want the couple to be a burden on their family.

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  • New US general seeks China air safety dialogue

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:49:52 GMT

    BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. Air Force's new commander in the Pacific said Saturday she's hoping to continue talks with China on avoiding dangerous encounters in the air that have added to regional tensions.

  • Burkina Faso: 2nd soldier says he's president

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:33:03 GMT

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ending his 27-year reign and sparking a struggle in the military for control of the West African country.

  • Ecuador top court endorses re-election for Correa

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:01:53 GMT

    QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's top court endorsed and sent to the National Assembly on Friday a constitutional reform package that would allow indefinite re-election for President Rafael Correa.

  • Protests push Burkina Faso president from power

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:05:03 GMT

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ending the 27-year reign of one of Africa's longest-serving rulers.

  • Canada restricts visas amid Ebola scare

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:32:48 GMT

    TORONTO (AP) — Canada has joined Australia in suspending entry visas for people from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa in an attempt to keep the deadly disease away.

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  • How do I check my child's Halloween candy?

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 04:07:33 GMT

    You may have heard through the grapevine that it is important to “check” your child’s candy before he or she digs into it. But you may be wondering why you need to do so and how to check your child’s...

  • Is the IRS abusing its collection authority?

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:46:15 GMT

    It’s certainly not news to say that the Internal Revenue Service has enforcement powers to collect a tax liability. Such tools may include filing a notice of levy or tax lien, wage garnishment or even a sale of property. Of...

  • What is an immigration affidavit of support?

    Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:45:33 GMT

    When a family member or a worker hopes to become a United States citizen, he or she may need to be sponsored in specific ways before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will consider allowing this individual to become an...

  • On the best interests of the child

    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:50:25 GMT

    California law holds the best interests of the child or children to be paramount in any decisions involving custody or divorce. Although that may seem to be a subjective standard, there are certain well-tested guidelines and indicators that the court...

  • Failure to diagnose cancer affects Massachusetts residents

    Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:20:14 GMT

    Thousands of Massachusetts residents suffer from the effects of cancer every year. Improperly diagnosed cancer presents a very troubling situation for patients and their families. A misdiagnose may cause a lot of suffering and ultimately result in death from a...