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7 overdose deaths in 1 day reported in Cleveland area

John Seewer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:30am

this time officials say seven people died in one day in the Cleveland area.

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

Tim Reynolds and Steven Wine, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:30am

Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.

Police: Washington shooting suspect 'zombie-like' at arrest

Martha Bellisle and Phuong Le, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:30am

The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said.

Police: 5 shot, 1 dead, after fight at Illinois campus party

David Mercer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:20am

One man was killed and four other people were wounded in a pair of shootings early Sunday, including one that happened on the University of Illinois campus.

Possible land trade worries Wyoming sports enthusiasts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:20am

Sports enthusiasts are worried about a possible trade of land run by the federal government, the state of Wyoming and a Casper businessman.

2 small planes collide in air and crash in western NY

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:20am

The Federal Aviation Administration says two small planes collided in the air, then crashed in western New York south of Buffalo.

Mother: Love for abducted Minnesota boy 'will never die'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:00am

People are gathered to remember an abducted Minnesota boy whose remains were found after a search of nearly three decades.

The Latest: Increased police presence at Charlotte NFL game

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:41am

The Latest on protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the fatal police shooting of a black man (all times local):

Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

Meg Kinnard, Jonathan Drew and Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:41am

Newly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting, sought by protesters for days, isn't settling questions about whether the man threatened police with a gun before he was felled by a black officer.

Authorities: 1 child, 3 adults dead in house fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:41am

Authorities say three adults and one child have died in an early morning fire at a home in Massachusetts.

Doctors 'prescribe' fresh produce with help from food banks

Carla K. Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:35am

Six health clinics are working with the Chicago food bank to host a mobile pantry filled with fresh produce — a trend increasingly seen nationwide as food banks try to improve the diets of poor people with chronic health issues.

Runners from NJ race canceled after explosion join NYC run

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:33am

About 100 runners have joined in a New York City race after a pipe bomb explosion canceled their race in New Jersey last week.

Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: 'We do have to inhabit other planets'

Eli Watkins, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:33am

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson offered an outta this world solution on Sunday to the planet's environmental crises.

Residents evacuate areas of Cedar Rapids ahead of flooding

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:31am

Residents are leaving low-lying areas of Iowa's second-largest city, Cedar Rapids, that are in danger of flooding from the rising Cedar River.

Suit seeks to challenge Idaho's sex offender registry laws

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:11am

More than 100 sex offenders have filed a lawsuit challenging Idaho's sex offender registry laws, arguing that the rules governing registration and community notification are unconstitutional.

US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:10am

Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror.

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke's home for sale in Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:00am

The home of Patty Duke, who won an Oscar as a teen for "The Miracle Worker" and who passed away earlier this year, is for sale in northern Idaho.

Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 8:42am

As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them.

WWII Navy chief reunited, in spirit, with his ship's bell

Jennifer McDermott, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 7:00am

A Navy chief who died saving his shipmates during the attack on Pearl Harbor has been reunited, in spirit, in Rhode Island with the bell from his ship.

Hofstra pushes front-line learning with presidential debate

Frank Eltman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 6:40am

Monday night's verbal smackdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is a hot ticket on the campus of Hofstra University.