It came down to a surprise stroke of luck. After scouring the Pocono Mountains for seven weeks for a cop-killing suspect who became more a phantom with each passing day, police in Pennsylvania stumbled upon Eric Frein without warning Thursday evening.
1 of 6. Kaci Hickox (L) and boyfriend Ted Wilbur go for a bike ride in Fort Kent, Maine October 30, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Ashley L. Conti/Bdn.
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Republicans took umbrage at Landrieu's remarks. Polls show the president is indeed very unpopular with whites in Louisiana. By Peter Grier, Staff writer October 31, 2014.
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WASHINGTON - Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift back to standard time.
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Police Department's highest ranking black official, Chief Philip Banks III, is quitting the department instead of taking a new post.
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Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley seemed a shoo-in for the open Senate seat in Iowa. Then along came Joni Ernst. Now Iowans have a tough choice.
LEXINGTON, KY. (WKYT)- We're in the home stretch before Election Day as the candidates for Senate are engaging in last-minute stumping before voters make the final call on Tuesday.
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A police officer in Washington, D.C. was injured in a struggle with an ax-wielding attacker on Friday. A Washington police officer was injured early Friday in a struggle with an ax-wielding attacker who remains at large, police in the nation's capital said.
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In this Thursday, Oct., 2014 photo, Democrat, U.S. Sen Jeanne Shaheen, left, shakes hands with her Republican opponent former Massachusetts U.S.
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When researchers showed disgusting images of snakes, roaches, garbage, vomit, mutilated bodies and open wounds to participants in a Virginia Tech study, they found significant differences between the way liberals and conservatives reacted, on a neural ...
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Plymouth Township - A judge on Friday ordered competency exams for a teenaged girl and her adult boyfriend, who are both charged with conspiring to kill her family.
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THE odds have shortened for round two of Clinton v Bush as Jeb, the smarter, duller younger brother of George W. Bush bows to pressure from the Republican camp to rouse himself for a 2016 challenge, which could pit him against Hillary Clinton, wife of ...
Some 20 Dreamers showed up to heckle potential 2016 presidential hopeful, Hillary Clinton during a rally for Democratic Gov. candidate Anthony Brown.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that ...
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Authorities say the first known fatal bear attack in New Jersey was unprovoked and the bear was acting in a 'predatory' manner.
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FAIRFAX - The man accused of abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was arraigned this morning in Fairfax County on charges of attempted capital murder, abduction and sexual assault in a separate case.
Religion in schools is always a hot topic; throw in Islam, and you've got a blaze: this week, a father, mad about his daughter's “Islamic” homework, was banned from school property after allegedly causing a “disturbance” when meeting school officials.
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A Field Poll finds voters supporting the $7.5 billion water bond on Tuesday's ballot and a proposition that seeks to ease sentences for certain drug and property crimes.
Michigan's Upper Peninsula is getting hit with an early bout of winter this Halloween morning, with snowfall reports indicating several inches have piled up so far.
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This image taken from video released by Qatar's Al-Jazeera televison broadcast on Friday Oct. 5, 2001 is said to show Osama bin Laden, the prime suspect in the Sept.
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