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Remains belong to missing Virginia student
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search by thousands that took weeks and left the campus and community on edge....

Police: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- A student walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and without shouting or arguing, opened fire, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said....

Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms....

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others
NEW YORK (AP) -- Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa....

3 California sheriffs' deputies shot, 1 dies
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- An assailant shot and killed a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and wounded two other deputies and a bystander Friday during a series of shootings that spanned 30 miles through two California counties and prompted a massive manhunt for the suspect....

Navajo election at standstill amid confusion
PHOENIX (AP) -- With their presidential election less than two weeks away, Navajo Nation officials are weighing how to proceed with a race that has become increasingly embroiled in confusion amid a debate involving the tribe's language....

As Rebs win, Ole Miss balances Dixie and diversity
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) -- Ole Miss is enjoying its best football season in a half-century, and that's bringing new attention to Mississippi's flagship university....

Mormon founder had teen bride during polygamy days
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church acknowledges in a new essay that founder Joseph Smith had a teenage bride and was married to other men's wives during the faith's early polygamous days, a recognition of an unflattering part of its roots that historians have chronicled for years....

As Ebola reaches New York, what you need to know
NEW YORK (AP) -- Now that a doctor in New York has been diagnosed with Ebola, health officials are once again stressing that the virus poses little risk in the U.S....

Pesky? Effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Pesky. Illegal. Effective?...

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