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    5 Football Players Arrested for Brutal Beating of Man Outside University Restaurant

    By Candice Naranjo

    CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP) — Five football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling "Football strong!" The victim Full Article

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    Reports of Armed Man at Boeing Everett Plant

    By Mario Sevilla

    EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Police in Everett, Washington, say they're responding to unconfirmed reports of a man with a weapon at the Boeing plant there. According to KOMO-TV, Everett police spokesman Aaron Snell says there have been no reports of shots Full Article

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    Antares Operator Used Destruct System To Blow Up Rocket

    By Mario Sevilla

    (CNN) -- After it became apparent there was a problem with the launch of the NASA-contracted Antares rocket, the company that operated the flight hit the destruct button, a spokesman said Thursday. The flight termination system was engaged, confirmed Barron Full Article

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    Terminally Ill Woman Decides to Postpone Death

    By Candice Naranjo

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who expects to take her life under Oregon's death-with-dignity law has released a new video, saying she's feeling better and might postpone the day she had planned to die. Brittany Maynard said Full Article

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    Maine Nurse Goes For a Bike Ride Despite Ebola Fears

    By Candice Naranjo

    FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — All but daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have Full Article

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    “Suge” Knight, “Katt” Williams Arrested For Stealing Paparazzi’s Camera

    By Candice Naranjo

    (CNN) -- Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Micah "Katt" Williams were arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing a photographer's camera last month. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said each man was charged with one count of Full Article

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    UPDATE: 2 Dead Following Small Plane Crash at Wichita Airport

    By Candice Naranjo

    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Officials say at least two people are dead after a small plane reported losing engine power and crashed into a building at a Kansas airport. Wichita Fire Chief Ronald D. Blackwell says at least four other people Full Article

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    Big Island Lava Flow Unrelenting

    By Brian Shields

    PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Pele, the Hawaiian volcano goddess, moves gradually and persistently as she deposits lava across the Big Island of Hawaii. People in the small town lying in its path say the lava will reshape the community yard-by-yard as Full Article

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    WORLD SERIES: Giants World Series Victory Celebration

    By Kelli Otis

    KANSAS (KRON) -- JR Stone is live inside the clubhouse watching the Giants players celebrate their third World Series in five years! Mobile App users click here to view the video Full Article

  • Authorities Arrest 17 People in Drug Bust, $18 million Worth of Narcotics Found

    Man’s Own Dog Helps Police Bust Him on Drug Charge

    By Kelli Otis

    ALABAMA (AP) — Police in central Alabama say a man's own dog helped officers bust him on a drug charge. Prattville Police spokeswoman Paula Barlow says the pooch named Bo followed his fleeing master, who was being pursued by officers. When Full Article

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    Poison likely killed a Family of Five in Utah

    By Kelli Otis

    SALT LAKE CTIY (AP) — A Utah couple and their three children found dead last month were likely poisoned, their bodies found together in a locked room with cups next to each of them and empty bottles of methadone and nighttime Full Article

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    ‘House of Cards’ Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies

    By Kelli Otis

    (CNN) -- It's a sad time for the cast and crew of "House of Cards." Elizabeth Norment, best known for her role as loyal secretary to Kevin Spacey's character Frank Underwood in the popular political drama Netflix series, has passed Full Article

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    RGA Surpasses $100 million on Christie’s Watch

    By Kelli Otis

    IOWA (AP) — The group dedicated to electing and re-electing Republican governors has now raised more than $100 million on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's watch. The Republican Governors Association announced late Wednesday that it has brought in $102 million since Full Article

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    Hernandez Lawyers say Prosecutors Lifted Passages

    By Kelli Otis

    FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Lawyers for former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are accusing Massachusetts prosecutors of lifting passages from a court filing by federal prosecutors arguing against moving the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Hernandez's lawyers are Full Article

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    Opera Star Falls After Singing Anthem at Series

    By Kelli Otis

    KANSAS CITY (AP) — Oops, another national anthem stumble at the World Series. Opera star Joyce DiDonato did just fine singing "The Star-Spangled Banner" before Game 7 Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Then, as the longtime Royals fan from Kansas was Full Article

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    Lava 100 Feet From Hawaii Home

    By Kelli Otis

    Hawaii (AP) — Lava that's slowly creeping into a rural Hawaii town is about the length of a basketball court from a house. The molten stream so far has burned a shed, some tires and vegetation — but no homes. Hawaii County Full Article