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A day after Michael Zehaf-Bibeau launched a deadly…

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Texas Ebola nurses meet Obama
Texas Ebola nurses meet Obama

Two American nurses were declared cured of Ebola on Friday, and one was healthy enough to leave the hospital and meet President…

'It'll never last...'
'It'll never last...'

The final social media postings of the teenage gunman had offered a chilling forewarning of the carnage he was preparing…

Rizalman appears in court
Rizalman appears in court

The former Malaysian defence attache who left the country while facing criminal charges five months ago has been remanded…

The spy who loved me
The spy who loved me

British police are to pay compensation to a woman has been profoundly traumatised after discovering the father of her son…

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Malaysian officer back to face New Zealand charges

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) A Malaysian military officer was back in a New Zealand court to face sexual assault charges…

John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES (AP) Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star…

TLC cancels its 'Honey Boo Boo' series

NEW YORK (AP) The TLC network on Friday canceled its colorful series about child beauty pageant contestant Honey Boo Boo…

Sheriff's spokeswoman says second California deputy shot by assailant has died

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Sheriff's spokeswoman says second California deputy shot by assailant has died.

Sheriff's spokeswoman says suspect in fatal shooting of California officer taken into custody

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) Sheriff's spokeswoman says suspect in fatal shooting of California officer taken into custody…

Dominican agents detain woman with $70K in stomach

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) Dominican Republic officials say they have arrested a woman who was carrying more…

Saturday, November 1

Today is Saturday, Nov. 1, the 305th day of 2014. There are 60 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1512…

After attacks, Canada balances security, openness

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Canada treasures its image as an orderly, open society, a place where the seat of government welcomes…

Regulators close small Illinois bank

WASHINGTON (AP) Regulators have closed a small lender in Illinois, bringing U.S. bank failures this year to 16 after 24…

US halal food supplier indicted over beef exports

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) The founder of a popular line of food products for observant Muslims has been charged with fraudulently…

Car smashes Commandments statue, US man detained

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Authorities took a man into custody Friday after they say he admitted driving a car onto Oklahoma's…

Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) Officials say a second sheriff's deputy has died after being shot by a suspect who has now…

4 dead during attempted Dominican prison break

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) Authorities in the Dominican Republic say at least four inmates died and two guards…

Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died.

Egypt declares emergency in northern Sinai

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) Egypt's National Defense Council declared a three-month state of emergency in restive northern part…

No verdict for Tsarnaev pal; jury returns Monday

BOSTON (AP) A jury has ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon…

Police: Student shooter in Washington state died of self-inflicted gunshot

MARYSVILLE, Washington (AP) Police: Student shooter in Washington state died of self-inflicted gunshot.

Marathon suspect's lawyers again cite media leaks

BOSTON (AP) Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are complaining for a third time about media…

Public donations pay for Argentine national park

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Argentines have a new national park that is home to endangered species like jaguars and crowned…

Google exec sets records with leap from near-space

ROSWELL, New Mexico (AP) Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the…

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Winter winds mystery solved
Winter winds mystery solved

A team of leading scientists, including a Kiwi, have gazed beyond our planet to solve a mystery phenomenon tampering with…

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Keith Locke: Take on extremists with words not war
Keith Locke: Take on extremists with words not war

Keith Locke writes: New Zealanders are right to be concerned about the rise of the Islamic State (Isis), but our best contribution…

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