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New survey details vast scope of teen dating abuse
NEW YORK (AP) -- From violence to verbal taunts, abusive dating behavior is pervasive among America's adolescents, according to a new, federally funded survey. It says a majority of boys and girls who date describe themselves as both victims and perpetrators.... 10/23/2014 8:36 PM

CDC details new Ebola response and prep teams
ATLANTA (AP) -- New federal Ebola response squads - likened to public health SWAT teams - are being readied to rush to any U.S. city where a new Ebola case might be identified, officials say.... 10/23/2014 7:18 PM

Police: Plane, helicopter collide in Maryland
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- Police say an airplane and helicopter have collided in mid-air at the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.... 10/23/2014 8:34 PM

Girls' journey renews fears of terror recruiting
DENVER (AP) -- The case of three teenage girls who possibly tried to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about terror groups' use of social media to recruit people inside the United States.... 10/23/2014 1:14 PM

Border deaths drop to 15-year low
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- The number of people who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years as more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.... 10/23/2014 8:37 PM

Navajo high court orders election postponed
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- The top court on the largest American Indian reservation ordered tribal election officials Thursday to postpone the Navajo Nation's presidential election and immediately reprint ballots without the name of a candidate who was disqualified in a language fluency case.... 10/23/2014 8:41 PM

PTSD argued in case of Marine jailed in Mexico
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- There's no dispute retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi drove with three loaded guns in his truck into Mexico where firearms are illegal.... 10/23/2014 5:46 AM

Hospital of Ebola patient posts poor ER benchmarks
DALLAS (AP) -- Diplomas from outstanding medical schools. Records free of discipline. A team trusted by a president.... 10/23/2014 12:18 PM

Eric Frein lookalike: I've been stopped repeatedly
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- A northeastern Pennsylvania resident said he's been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for a man sought in the killing of a state trooper, including one encounter at gunpoint that left him fearing for his life.... 10/23/2014 6:16 PM

Gary killings put spotlight on abandoned buildings
GARY, Ind. (AP) -- The two-bedroom home in Gary's Bungalow Heights area went up in the Roaring '20s, when the Indiana steel town was thriving and filled with prosperous subdivisions. By the time Anith Jones' body was found in its basement Saturday, the building was one of thousands of dilapidated, abandoned houses serving as havens for crime in cities like Detroit and Chicago that have battled neighborhoods in decline.... 10/23/2014 8:49 PM