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Indiana man's confession leads to grisly discovery of 7 bodies

The bodies of 7 women were found in Indiana after a man's confession to one killing led police to the discovery.

On campaign trail, Obama says GOP is peddling fear

Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama accused Republicans of peddling fear and cynicism on Sunday as he rallied voters for Democrat Anthony Brown's... Read more »

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Kenya: 5 suspected bombers killed

Kenyan and Somali soldiers killed five suspected Islamic extremist bombers attempting to cross into the country from Ethiopia in a car laden with explosives and six suicide vests, a Kenyan military... Read more »

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NYC to prepare workers for possible Ebola cases

New York City is offering specialized Ebola training to those who could be at the front lines if the deadly virus were found in the country's largest city. Read more »

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BLM: Plan to manage public land in Nevada balanced

Federal land managers say their preferred plan to manage 3.1 million acres of public land in southern Nevada would balance resource development and protection. Read more »

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World War II drama 'Fury' blasts 'Gone Girl' from top of box office

The bloody World War II drama "Fury" blew past "Gone Girl" at theaters this weekend. Read more »

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Students clean up after mayhem near New Hampshire pumpkin fest

Keene State College students quickly cleaned up from a chaotic weekend Sunday after violent parties near the city's annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries. Read more »

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Test shows Spain nursing assistant clear of Ebola

A Spanish nursing assistant appears to have recovered from the Ebola virus, authorities said Sunday, nearly two weeks after she became the first person infected outside West Africa in the current... Read more »

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On the road to find peace — and the world's funniest person

It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes... Read more »

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Police hunt for clues near where Va. remains found

After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway,... Read more »

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Friends, family of Dallas Ebola patient reach milestone, set to emerge from monitoring

As her boyfriend Thomas Eric Duncan lay dying of Ebola in a Dallas hospital bed, Louise Troh battled loneliness and fear that she too had contracted the disease while confined to a stranger's home... Read more »

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3 Ohioans now quarantined after Ebola nurse visit; 153 people being monitored

Two more people have been quarantined in northeast Ohio following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola, raising the total to three following the issuance of new monitoring... Read more »

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Tug towing disabled Russian container ship to port

A large American tug boat was pulling a disabled Russian cargo ship to a port on British Columbia's coast, ending fears that the vessel carrying hundreds of tons of fuel would drift ashore, hit... Read more »

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Ebola: Africa's image takes a hit

In the United States, some parents fearful of deadly Ebola pulled children out of a school after the principal returned from Zambia, an African nation far from the area hit by the disease. In... Read more »

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Killer in the honeymoon murder trial dies

The man convicted for the murder of a woman killed on honeymoon in Cape Town has died, announced South Africa's Department of Correctional Services. Read more »

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Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker

A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly... Read more »

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UN: Iraq has executed 60 people this year

Iraqi authorities have executed at least 60 people so far in 2014, a United Nations report said Sunday, expressing concern that "irreversible miscarriages of justice" were taking place in some... Read more »

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Rock star Steven Tyler encourages drug court graduates

Although he performed before a crowd of 20,000 a few nights ago, rock 'n' roll superstar Steven Tyler admitted to a touch of nerves as he addressed 11 Maui Drug Court graduates and their families... Read more »

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Obama moves into 2014 campaign mode

President Barack Obama is shifting into campaign mode for the first time this year. Read more »

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NY Gov. Cuomo raises profile — but for what?

With a new book, an appearance on David Letterman and high-profile trips overseas, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is raising his national profile and laying the ground work for what might be an... Read more »

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South Korea: 2 Koreas exchange gunfire along border

North Korean and South Korean troops exchanged fire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting in less than 10 days, South Korean officials said. Read more »

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Pope Francis beatifies Paul VI at remarkable synod's end

Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council which... Read more »

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Yemen's Shiite rebels take town south of capital

Yemen's Shiite rebels captured a town south of the capital Sanaa early on Sunday, when they also blew up the home of a rival Islamist politician, security officials said. Read more »

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Serena Williams says Russian official's comments were bullying, sexist, racist

Serena Williams says comments by the head of the Russian Tennis Federation referring to her and older sister Venus as "brothers" were bullying, sexist and racist, and that she supported the... Read more »

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Low expectations as China considers legal reforms

The most important meeting of the year for the 205 members of China's ruling Communist Party's Central Committee, beginning Monday, will focus on how to rule the country in accordance with law. Read more »

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push... Read more »

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