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Man Dies Doing Maintenance Work at Ohio Bowling Alley

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Officials in southwest Ohio say a 53-year-old man performing maintenance work at a bowling alley became …Read More

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Little Green Army Men, Rubik’s Cube Make Toy Hall of Fame

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — It’s mission accomplished for little green army men. The molded plastic must-haves for generations of pretend …Read More

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US Officials Unveil Plan to Test Ebola Drugs

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The quest for a drug to treat Ebola is speeding up. Federal officials have settled on …Read More

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Vatican Official Condemns Assisted Suicide

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican’s top bioethics official calls “reprehensible” the suicide of an American woman suffering terminal brain …Read More

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Pittsburgh Police: Man Burns Legs Making Moonshine

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a Pittsburgh man told them he was making moonshine when he started a small fire …Read More

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Feds Propose $7K in Fines for Circus Hair-Hanging Incident

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal workplace safety regulators have proposed fining Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus $7,000 for …Read More

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Sting, ‘Sesame Street’ Set for Macy’s Parade

NEW YORK (AP) — Sting, Idina Menzel and the cast of “Sesame Street” will be among the stars celebrating at …Read More

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No Bail for Cross-Country Crime Spree Suspect

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts man suspected of raping a 13-year-old girl, then going on a cross-country crime spree …Read More

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Terminally Ill ‘Death with Dignity’ Advocate Dies

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A spokesman for a terminally ill Oregon woman says she has taken lethal medication prescribed by …Read More

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Daredevil Set for Chicago Skyscraper Crossings

CHICAGO (AP) — The tightrope is waiting for Nik Wallenda in Chicago. The 35-year-old high-wire artist plans to perform two …Read More

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Woman Loses Wedding Ring in Halloween Candy

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona woman is searching for her wedding ring after she says she accidentally gave it …Read More

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Wisconsin Studies Music and Memory Program

UNION GROVE, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is leading a new study on whether music can help dementia …Read More

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Maine Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine with Bike Ride

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — All but daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse …Read More

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Halloween Cancelled as Manhunt Continues for Suspected Cop Killer

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — There won’t be any trick-or-treating in the northeastern Pennsylvania area where authorities continue searching for suspect …Read More

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‘Hello Kitty’ Arrested on Drunken Driving Charge

GORHAM, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was …Read More

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Policeman Who Asked to Smell Woman’s Feet Arrested

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston-area authorities say they believe a school district police officer who pulled over a motorist and then …Read More

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Sheriff: 19-Year-Old Man Found Caged in Michigan

PARIS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man and woman after finding a 19-year-old autistic man locked in …Read More

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Washington School Shooter’s Death Ruled a Suicide

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities officially released the names and causes of death of one of the victims and the …Read More

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Milsap, Wiseman, Cochran Become Hall of Famers

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ronnie Milsap, the blind country-soul singer and pianist, joined bluegrass vocalist Mac Wiseman and the late …Read More

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Police: Regretful California Robber Returns Cash

EUREKA, Calif. (AP) — Police in Northern California say a man robbed a gas station only to return hours later …Read More

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3 Officers Suspected of Sharing Nude Photos

MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer suspected of stealing nude and racy photos from the …Read More

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US Official: Auto Safety Agency Under Review

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Obama administration official says the “safety culture” of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls …Read More

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Woman Who Stabbed Pencils in Eyes Sues Over Photo

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles …Read More

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Prosecutors: Michigan Girl, 15, Meant to Kill Family

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A judge has set bond at $1 million for a 15-year-old Michigan girl who prosecutors …Read More

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