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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 3:52pm

Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 4 dead

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 at least four people, injuring at least five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita, officials and witnesses said....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 3:41pm

FTC accuses Gerber of false claim on baby formula

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Baby-food maker Gerber is being accused by the government of claiming falsely that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 3:34pm

Guard troops sent to site of Hawaii lava flow

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) -- The National Guard is deploying troops to a rural Hawaii town as lava makes a slow crawl toward a major road and threatens to further isolate the community that got its start during the lumber- and sugar-plantation heydey....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 3:05pm

Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71

BOSTON (AP) -- Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. He was 71....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 3:02pm

Same-party races challenge California incumbents

WASHINGTON (AP) -- California congressmen Mike Honda and Tom McClintock have never apologized for their strong partisan leanings and are not about to start now....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 2:56pm

Relatives suspected poison in Utah family deaths

SALT LAKE CTIY (AP) -- Relatives of five Utah family members found dead in a locked bedroom last month say revelations that poison likely killed them confirmed their suspicions....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 2:36pm

Study: Mislabeled shrimp at restaurants, grocers

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Ever thought that big, pink Gulf coast shrimp you ordered at the restaurant or bought from the store didn't taste juicy or salty enough?...

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 1:59pm

Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- Practically daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 12:24pm

Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A tweet earlier this month suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account, St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch said Thursday....

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Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 - 11:24am

Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

CHICAGO (AP) -- Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola - chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug....

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