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A commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff Tuesday. The unmanned rocket was carrying 5,000 pounds of cargo for NASA. (Oct. 28)
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A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals near an abandoned airplane hangar. Authorities say they plan to seek the death penalty against Eric Frein
Pennsylvania residents breathe a sigh of relief after authorities capture Eric Fein following a 48 day manhunt for the alleged killer. (Oct. 31)
The bodies of four people who died when a small plane crashed into a flight training facility at a Kansas airport remain at the site as authorities assess what needs to be done to make the building safe to enter. (Oct. 31)
A nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for an hour-long bike ride. (Oct. 30)
One person has been reported missing after a series of explosions and fire at a fireworks factory in Great Britain. At least two other people were injured and taken to hospital, according to Britain's Press Association news agency. (Oct. 30)
Carmelo Anthony put a damper on Lebron James' return to Cleveland with a strong performance. Carmelo finished with 25 points to lead the Knicks to 95-90 victory.
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News Briefs 10-31-14
At least one person is dead and another injured after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo space tourism craft crashed in a California desert, the California Highway Patrol has said.
The craft was undergoing manned testing when it experienced what the company described as "a serious anomaly".
Television images shot from a helicopter showed what appeared to be wreckage bearing the Virgin logo.
SpaceShipTwo is carried aloft by a jet, then launched into sub-orbit.
In a statement, Virgin Galactic said the "vehicle suffered a serious anomaly resulting in the loss of SpaceShipTwo".
The jet, known as White Knight 2, has landed safely
Suspected cop killer Eric Frein was captured Thursday in Pennsylvania after a 7 week manhunt. Law enforcement sources later said Frein, 31, was captured without incident Thursday afternoon by a U.S. Marshals task force at an abandoned airfield in the Poconos resort region. A rifle and a pistol were found inside a hangar, one of the sources said.
The Dallas Zoo has a new giraffe with the birth of a healthy male calf. (Oct. 30)
The super-rich club has become less exclusive, with the amount of billionaires doubling since the financial crisis, according to a report from global charity Oxfam. There were 1,645 billionaires globally as of March 2014, according to Forbes data cited in the Oxfam report, up from 793 in March 2009.
Incredibly, there are 2x as many billionaires today as before financial crisis while 100s of millions live in poverty
Carlos Slim is the world's richest man. It would take him220 yrs to spend his cash at 1 million $ a day
Human remains were found Wednesday night near Citation Boulevard. Coroner Gary Ginn says officials found a skull, a pelvis, some teeth and clothes in a wooded area near the road. Police were searching on Thursday for more remains in the area.
Ginn says it appears the remains have been there for at least six months. He says it's too early to determine a cause of death.
Twin engine Beechcraft plane lost an engine on takeoff from Wichita's Mid-Continent airport before hitting a building at the airport at least 2 dead, several injured after plane crashes into flight safety building at Wichita.
Flight safety building at Wichita, Kan., airport 'is unstable'; fire department will continue to address hot-spot fires
Pennsylvania State Sen. Leanna Washington admits using her staff for campaign fundraising; pleads guilty and avoids jail time
NASHVILLE, NC: The Nash County Sheriff's Office now have two brothers in custody for the alleged shooting of two people outside the courthouse in Nashville Tuesday.
Demond Levar Morris, 36, and Brandon Tremaine Morris, 31, of Rocky Mount are charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.
The older brother was arrested early Thursday, and the second brother turned himself in later.
North Korea will quarantine all foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of Ebola
University of Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon makes plea deal on misdemeanor assault charge
St. Catharine (Ky.) def. (H) Indiana Southeast 20-25, 22-25, 20-25
Indiana East def. Cincinnati Christian (Ohio) 14-25, 12-25, 16-25
Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) def. Campbellsville (Ky.) 23-25, 25-12, 25-18, 25-11
Georgetown (Ky.) def. Cumberland (Tenn.) 25-12, 25-19, 25-15
St. Catharine (Ky.) def. (H) Brescia (Ky.) 5-1
Campbellsville (Ky.) def. Asbury (Ky.) 4-1
The University of Kentucky women's soccer team finished off the regular season with its sixth win running, as sophomore Kaitlin Miller scored her first-career goal off of a corner kick in the 85th minute to rescue the No. 23 Wildcats against the Alabama Crimson Tide, 2-0, on Senior Night at the Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex.
Kentucky 13-5-0, 8-3-1 SEC) finishes the season in third place in the Southeastern Conference, and will be the No. 3 seed in the 2014 SEC Tournament next week in Orange Beach, Ala.
New Orleans 28, Carolina 10
Florida State 42, No. 25 Louisville 31
Georgia Southern 42, Troy 10