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Fort Kent Police Chief Thomas Pelletier leaves the home of nurse Kaci Hickox after a brief visit, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Fort Kent, Maine. State health officials have asked a court to limit the movements of Hickox, who defied a voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. Officials filed documents Thursday, following through with a threat to try to isolate her.( AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Court order temporarily restricts nurse's movementMaine court's temporary order restricts movement of nurse who defied Ebola quarantine
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
San Francisco Giants fans celebrate after the Giants won Game 7 to win the World Series baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals at Civic Center Plaza on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Colossal crowds expected to crush Giants paradeFlood of fans expected to celebrate Giants' World Series victory at San Francisco parade
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This undated photo provided by the Charlottesville, Va. police department shows University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. The man accused of abducting Graham is being arraigned on an unrelated sexual assault from nearly a decade ago. Jesse Matthew will appear Friday morning for his arraignment in Fairfax County Circuit Court via video from a jail in the Charlottesville area, where he is being held. Matthew was indicted earlier this month on charges including attempted capital murder in connection with a September 2005 sexual assault on a 26-year-old woman who was walking home from the supermarket in Fairfax. (AP Photo/Charlottesville, Va., Police Department)
Attorney wants UVa abduction suspect evaluatedAttorney wants suspect in U.Va. student Graham's abduction to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This Oct. 30, 2014 photo from the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava near the leading edge of the flow oozing over a concrete slab and towards a tangerine tree before solidifying near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Lava from a vent at Kilauea volcano has been sliding northeast toward the ocean since June. The flow has slowed but largely has remained on course. Pahoa residents say the lava will reshape the community yard by yard as it creeps toward the ocean. (AP Photo/U.S. Geological Survey)
Rebuilt Hawaii town offers look at life after lavaHawaii community once covered by molten rock shows how it's possible to live with lava
The Associated Press3 hours ago
A look at Ebola guidelines in some statesHere's a look at what some states are setting as guidelines on Ebola safety
The Associated Press8 hours ago

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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 1980, file photo, USC's Chip Banks (51) makes a grab for Ohio State quarterback Art Schlichter (10) during the third quarter play in the Rose Bowl at Pasadena, Calif. Heisman Trophy winner Charles White ran for 247 yards and the game-winning 1-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter for the Trojans. (AP Photo/File)
Rating the Nation-Best Pre-BCS BowlsRating the Nation-Best Pre-BCS Bowls
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
FILE - In this March 29, 2014, file photo, Arizona head coach Sean Miller yells during the first half in a regional final NCAA college basketball tournament game against Wisconsin, in Anaheim, Calif. Arizona lost two key contributors from that team: Guard and leader Nick Johnson, and athletic freshman forward Aaron Gordon. And yet, the Wildcats are considered on the short list of favorites to win this season's national title. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
Kentucky earns No. 1 nod in AP preseason pollDeep and talented Kentucky is No. 1 in AP preseason poll for second straight season
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
San Francisco Giants fans celebrate after the Giants won Game 7 to win the World Series baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals at Civic Center Plaza on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Colossal crowds expected to crush Giants paradeFlood of fans expected to celebrate Giants' World Series victory at San Francisco parade
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Bobby Sotka looks at a Lebron James jersey in the team shop before the Cleveland Cavaliers play the New York Knicks in an NBA basketball game Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
LeBron very un-LeBron in opening loss to KnicksLeBron James has rough night, Cavaliers drop emotion-filled season opener 95-90 to Knicks
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Group argues Redskins lawsuit should be tossedNative American group argues lawsuit brought by Redskins over their name should be thrown out
The Associated Press7 hours ago

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Euro inflation creeps up, ECB still under pressureSlight rise in inflation little relief to European Central Bank as economy remains weak
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
Street signs mark the corner of Broadway and Wall Street, in New York's Financial District,  Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Japan's stock benchmark surged 5 percent to the highest level since late 2007 and the yen slid against the dollar Friday Oct. 31, 2014 after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly announced new stimulus to boost a flagging economy.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
US, global stocks get big boost from Bank of JapanJapan's new stimulus plan sends global stock markets higher; US indexes near record highs
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - This July 27, 2011 file photo shows an Exxon sign at an Exxon gas station in Carnegie, Pa. Exxon Mobil reports quarterly financial results on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Exxon defies low oil price with refining strengthExxon posts surprise 3Q profit jump on refining, chemicals as oil price, production falls
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, file photo, shoppers leave a Wal-Mart in Danvers, Mass.  Wal-Mart is doing whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy. For the first time, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is offering free shipping on what it considers the season's top 100 hottest gifts, from board games to items related to Disney's hit film "Frozen" items, starting Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. The move comes as rival Target Corp. began offering free shipping on all items, a program that started late October and will last through Dec. 20. (AP Photo/Lisa Poole)
Wal-Mart ups ante on holiday shoppingWal-Mart to offer shipping on top holiday items
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Oct. 28, 2014 photo, a woman shops the shoe department at the new Century 21 department store in Philadelphia. The University of Michigan issues its monthly index of consumer sentiment for October on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
US consumer sentiment index reaches 7-year highGreater optimism about economic growth, incomes spurs consumer confidence to 7-year high
The Associated Press6 minutes ago

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