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Solider and one gumman killed in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

A soldier standing guard at a war memorial and one gunman were killed. Police are hunting for other gunmen.

Q&A: Journalist Dan Rather speaks on courage and authenticity and the profession's strain on family

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In an interview with former CBS correspondent Dan Rather by KSL senior producer Candice Madsen, Rather talks about the courage it takes to be an authentic journalist, especially in the digital age. Read more »

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Ebola cases rise sharply in western Sierra Leone

The number of people infected with Ebola in western Sierra Leone, on the other side of the country from where the first cases emerged months ago, is soaring with more than 20 deaths daily, the... Read more »

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Jodi Arias sentencing retrial opens in Arizona

The Jodi Arias sentencing retrial has started in Arizona with a new jury and opening statements by lawyers to decide whether the convicted murderer should live or die after killing her boyfriend. Read more »

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Jurors given conflicting views of Jodi Arias

A prosecutor at the sentencing retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias showed jurors two photos Tuesday of her ex-boyfriend and victim Travis Alexander. Read more »

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Lower gas prices could mean economic impact down the road

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Gas prices are at a four-year low. For the consumer this means a fatter wallet, but there could be a negative impact on the oil industry and the economy as a whole. Read more »

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Fight for Brazil's battleground state heats up

Brazil's deadlocked presidential race is the most heated since the nation returned to democracy, and nowhere is the battle more bare-knuckled than in the state where both candidates were born. Read more »

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Today's must-read faith and family stories

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For a couple of months now, we’ve been circulating an internal email to our staff that includes articles from across the Web that cover faith and family-related topics. Read more »

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Crews tearing down Mass. home where babies' bodies found

A four-man demolition crew on Tuesday started tearing down the squalid Massachusetts house in which the skeletal remains of three dead infants were found. Read more »

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Finding victims in Indiana case a lengthy process

Investigators in two states are reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who police say confessed to killing seven women and hinted at more victims... Read more »

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CVS tacks tobacco payment to prescription network

CVS Health pulled tobacco from its store shelves. Now, it plans to make some customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that still sell smokes. Read more »

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Wyoming prepares to legalize same-sex marriage

Wyoming stood poised Tuesday to become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew... Read more »

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Iran president pledges to back Iraq amid attacks

Shiite powerhouse Iran has pledged enduring support for the Shiite-led government of Iraq in its battle against an ascendant Sunni insurgency spearheaded by the Islamic State group. Read more »

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WHO: Ebola vaccine trials in W. Africa in January

The hunt for an Ebola vaccine will produce data soon about whether two experimental vaccines are safe and could lead to larger medical trials in West Africa by January, a top World Health... Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Customer decline hits McDonald's sales, profit

McDonald's says its profit and sales declined as the world's biggest hamburger chain saw customer traffic fall around the world. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Ultra-Orthodox Jews attack Jerusalem buses over ad

Dozens of ultra-Orthodox Jews hurled stones and slashed the tires of buses bearing ads promoting female worship at a key Jerusalem holy site, Israeli police said Tuesday. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Nobel laureate to be honored in Philadelphia

When Malala Yousafzai visits Philadelphia to accept an award for her efforts to promote girls' education, she will do so as the world's youngest Nobel laureate. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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'Cadaver dog' work more accepted by cops, courts

The burly Labrador retriever sticks out his wide snout to sniff the dirt and dusty air. He's clearly excited as he runs, yelping, through the high desert of California's Eastern Sierra region. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Oscar Pistorius starts serving 5-year prison term

Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Bombings kill 9 people in Iraqi capital

Iraqi officials say two separate bombings have killed nine people in Baghdad, the latest victims in near-daily attacks that have targeted the country's capital. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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America says no to cappuccino potato chips

America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Hong Kong students, officials talk but don't agree

Hong Kong student leaders and government officials held talks Tuesday to end pro-democracy protests now in their fourth week even as the city's Beijing-backed leader reaffirmed his unwillingness to... Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Two Christian ministers refuse to perform same-sex marriages in Idaho, sue their city over new law

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The owners of a religiously themed, for-profit wedding chapel in Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, have sued city officials over what they say is a threat to their business: perform same-sex weddings or face a... Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014

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Indiana man's confession leads to 7 bodies

The bodies of seven women were found in northwestern Indiana over the weekend after a man's confession to one killing led police to the grisly discovery of the other bodies, including three in one... Read more »

Oct. 20, 2014

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Expelled Nazis got millions in Social Security

Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after being forced out of the United States, an Associated Press investigation... Read more »

Oct. 20, 2014

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Pay raises are more rare despite strong US hiring

U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months. Read more »

Oct. 20, 2014

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