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US airman who helped thwart French train attack is stabbed
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, hailed as a hero for helping to tackle a gunman on a French train in August, was stabbed and seriously wounded outside a bar early Thursday in what police said was an alcohol-related fight that had nothing to do with terrorism.... 10/8/2015 6:17 PM

The Latest: 2 men sought in stabbing of French train hero
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The latest on the stabbing of a U.S. airman who helped stop a gunman on a French passenger train (all times local):... 10/8/2015 6:06 PM

South Carolina governor gives terse warning about flood
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- In a terse warning, South Carolina's governor urged thousands of people in low-lying areas near the coast to evacuate Thursday before a mass of water rumbling toward the ocean floods some places for up to two more weeks.... 10/8/2015 5:25 PM

Getting clean: Heroin addict goes through pioneering program
BOSTON (AP) -- Kylee Moriarty has experienced her share of ups and downs since deciding to kick her heroin habit this past summer.... 10/8/2015 12:55 PM

License suspended for nurse accused of reusing syringes
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) -- A nurse accused of reusing syringes while giving flu shots to 67 patients at a pharmaceutical company voluntarily surrendered her license, New Jersey officials said Thursday.... 10/8/2015 4:35 PM

Oregon gunman killed himself after police shot him
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) -- The gunman in last week's rampage at an Oregon community college was wounded in a shootout with police officers before he killed himself in the classroom where his victims lay dead and wounded, authorities said.... 10/8/2015 6:31 AM

Girl's 911 call as dad killed by car helps mom get job back
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A second-grade teacher accused of killing her husband by striking him with her car while their two children watched in horror got her job back Thursday after charges against her were dropped and the school superintendent listened to a harrowing 911 call from their daughter.... 10/8/2015 6:18 PM

Finding recorder key to solving the sinking of cargo ship
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Investigators trying to determine why a 790-foot cargo ship stalled and sank in the howling winds of Hurricane Joaquin will be searching for a brightly colored device bolted to the deck and pinging away in the blackness and pressure of the 15,000-foot-deep sea.... 10/8/2015 9:01 AM

Wrong drug's use in execution prompts concerns from governor
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Gov. Mary Fallin agreed Thursday that all executions in Oklahoma should be delayed after a newspaper revealed that the wrong drug was used to stop an inmate's heart in January. Authorities didn't acknowledge the mistake until The Oklahoman obtained the autopsy report.... 10/8/2015 6:27 PM

Some travelers love to hate the new discount airlines
DALLAS (AP) -- When the delay on his 90-minute flight stretched past the four-hour mark, David Rankin started tweeting to Spirit Airlines as he and other passengers grew restless.... 10/8/2015 1:14 PM

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