Loading…
Friday, October 31, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
HomeNewsNation
Captured: manhunt ends for trooper ambush suspect
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa (AP) -- For 48 tense days, hundreds of law enforcement officials fanned out across the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania in a grueling manhunt for the 31-year-old survivalist charged with killing a state police trooper and wounding another.... 10/31/2014 7:08 AM

Crews to begin work to recover Kansas victims
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Work begins Friday to recover the remains of the four people who died when a small plane crashed into a flight training facility at a Kansas airport, authorities said.... 10/31/2014 7:08 AM

Inmate freed in landmark Illinois case
CHICAGO (AP) -- A prisoner whose confession helped free a death row inmate in a case that was instrumental to ending capital punishment in Illinois was released Thursday after he recanted, and a prosecutor said there was powerful evidence that the other man was responsible.... 10/30/2014 10:12 PM

Terminally ill woman may postpone taking her life
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A terminally ill woman who expects to take her own life under Oregon's assisted-suicide law says she is feeling well enough to possibly postpone the day she had planned to die.... 10/30/2014 7:49 PM

Life goes on for nurse in standoff over Ebola
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- In between going on a bike ride and taking delivery of a pizza, nurse Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend did chores and watched a movie while state officials struggled to reach a compromise in a standoff that has become the nation's most closely watched clash between personal freedom and fear of Ebola.... 10/31/2014 5:40 AM

Ebola victim's fianc??e struggles to rebuild life
DALLAS (AP) -- The fianc??e of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan is struggling to recover after losing her future husband along with most of her personal belongings, and she says she is effectively homeless due to the lingering stigma of the virus.... 10/31/2014 5:50 AM

Guard troops sent to site of Hawaii lava flow
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) -- The Hawaii 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 heyday.... 10/31/2014 1:29 AM

Relatives suspected poisoning in family's deaths
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Relatives of five Utah family members found dead in a locked bedroom last month suspected the deaths weren't accidental, and revelations that poison likely killed them confirmed their suspicions, according to a statement released Thursday.... 10/30/2014 9:59 PM

Town official: Halloween back on as manhunt ends
The successful end to a seven-week manhunt for a suspected police killer means some northeast Pennsylvania children will get to celebrate Halloween in the traditional fashion after all.... 10/31/2014 1:53 AM

Police: Suspected NC court gunman turns himself in
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- A man suspected of opening fire this week on two victims in front of a courthouse turned himself in hours after his brother was charged in the crime, authorities said Thursday.... 10/31/2014 4:39 AM