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2 Dead, 5 Missing After Plane Crashes at Kansas Airport

A small plane crashed into a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita, Kansas, killing at least two people and leaving five others unaccounted for, officials said. At least four people were transported to a hospital, according to the Wichita Fire Department. The Federal Aviation Administration said the pilot of a twin-engine Beechcraft King Air reported losing engine power just after takeoff and crashed while attempting to return to the runway. The planestruck the roof of a two-story FlightSafety International building. Check back for more on this developing story. Read »
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Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

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Maine Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine, Goes on Bike Ride

3 hours ago

Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to Be Gay"

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Two Shot as World Series Celebrations Take Over SF

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Pa. Coroner Auctioning Off Guns Used in Suicides

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Hawaii Volcano: National Guard Moves in as Lava Nears

The National Guard was called out as molten rock lava from the Kilauea volcano flow crept to residents in the Hawaiian town of Pahoa on Wednesday, civil defense officials said. About 80 members of the Hawaii Guard will be on the scene Thursday morning after local officials requested state and federal assistance, said Darryl Oliveira, director of the Hawai'i County Civil Defense Agency. They'll help manage roadblocks and traffic as lava from the June 27 flow — named for the day it was first observed — menaced 15 to 20 other homes and several dozen other structures on the Big Island. Read »
Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 1:48 PM

Made Pariahs for Helping? Ebola Aid Groups Struggle

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 7:37 PM

There's only one person: Denzel.  

— Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder giving his opinion on the best actor to portray him in a movie while speaking at the Washington Ideas Forum.
30 minutes ago

Hackers Attack Texas City’s Website After Dog Shooting

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Security Guard Encounters Bear at SoCal Pet Grooming Shop

Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 2:37 AM

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

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Man Frames Ex-Roommate in Fake Threat to Obama

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Brittany Maynard Says She May Stay a Little Longer

A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who plans to take her life under Oregon's death-with-dignity law said in a video released Wednesday night that she may live beyond Saturday, NBC News reported. Brittany Maynard planned to end her life Nov. 1 with a lethal prescription to spare herself and her family from the end stages of her terminal brain cancer. “If Nov. 2 has come along and I’ve passed, I hope my family is still proud of me,” Maynard said in the video. “And if Nov. 2 comes along and I’m still alive, I know that we’ll just still be moving forward as a family out of love for each other, and that the decision will come later.” Read »
5 hours ago

Number of Billionaires Has Doubled Since the Financial Crisis

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