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1 fatally shot at Texas Southern University housing complex
HOUSTON (AP) -- A student was killed and another person was wounded in a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained at least two people, authorities said.... 10/9/2015 8:12 PM

1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Northern Arizona University
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- A Northern Arizona University freshman told police he was hit in the face during a late night confrontation and then tried to render first aid after he opened fire on four fraternity members, killing one and wounding three, according to court documents released Friday.... 10/9/2015 8:39 PM

The Latest: School shooting suspect says he was punched
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- The latest on the shooting at Northern Arizona University (all times local):... 10/9/2015 8:23 PM

Arkansas judge halts executions as inmates challenge law
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- An Arkansas judge on Friday halted the upcoming executions of eight death row inmates, dealing a blow to the state's efforts to begin putting prisoners to death for the first time in a decade.... 10/9/2015 7:50 PM

Farmers look at devastating losses as flood rolls downstream
BRANCHVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- Thad Wimberly tugs on a clump of peanuts, shaking off the mud as he cracks the soggy shells to inspect his crop. But all he can do is sigh as his livelihood disintegrates between his fingers.... 10/9/2015 7:19 PM

The Latest: Obama arrives in Roseburg, site of campus attack
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) -- The latest on President Barack Obama's visit to Roseburg, Oregon, following the deadly shooting rampage at Umpqua Community College (all times local):... 10/9/2015 7:46 PM

Ohio prisons officials challenge FDA stand on execution drug
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- With two dozen scheduled executions in limbo, Ohio sent a forceful letter to Washington on Friday asserting that the state believes it can obtain a lethal-injection drug from overseas without violating any laws.... 10/9/2015 7:49 PM

13-year-old boy accused in fatal shooting of girl, 12
JASPER, Mo. (AP) -- A 13-year-old boy fatally shot a 12-year-old girl outside a house in a rural southwest Missouri, the county sheriff said Friday.... 10/9/2015 7:43 PM

Judge approves for $338M oil train settlement
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the fiery 2013 oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec, clearing the way for payments to victims by year's end.... 10/9/2015 8:22 PM

Police say woman slightly injured in train hero stabbing
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A woman who was with a U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack was also hurt in the late-night fight that left the airman with three stab wounds, Sacramento police said Friday.... 10/9/2015 7:59 PM

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