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Remains belong to missing Virginia student
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her....

School gunman was Homecoming prince, students say
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and opened fire without shouting or arguing, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said....

Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms....

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others
NEW YORK (AP) -- Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa....

Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A suspect was arrested Friday afternoon after two Northern California sheriff's deputies were killed during a series of shootings that spanned about six hours and 30 miles across two Northern California counties. A third deputy and a bystander were also shot during the spree....

Navajo officials mull election amid confusion
PHOENIX (AP) -- Navajo election officials failed to decide Friday whether to follow an order by the tribe's top court to postpone a presidential race that's less than two weeks away....

As Rebs win, Ole Miss balances Dixie and diversity
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) -- Ole Miss is enjoying its best football season in a half-century, and that's bringing new attention to Mississippi's flagship university....

Mormon founder had teen bride during polygamy days
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church acknowledges in a new essay that founder Joseph Smith had a teenage bride and was married to other men's wives during the faith's early polygamous days, a recognition of an unflattering part of its roots that historians have chronicled for years....

As Ebola reaches New York, what you need to know
NEW YORK (AP) -- Now that a doctor in New York has been diagnosed with Ebola, health officials are once again stressing that the virus poses little risk in the U.S....

Pesky? Effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Pesky. Illegal. Effective?...

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