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- Serial cat killer targeting Houston neighborhoods 11h
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Election Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsElection Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsEarly voting locations, polling places and sample ballots
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Police: Soldier shot near Canadian ParliamentPolice: Soldier shot near Canadian ParliamentWitnesses say man started shooting near the National War Memorial outside the government complex.
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8-year-old with Down Syndrome scores touchdown in high school game8-year-old with Down Syndrome scores touchdown in high school gameGabe White, an 8-year-old boy with Down Syndrome, often cheers for his big brother and the Rhinelander High School football team. His dream is to one day play on the team.
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Galveston treasure hunter helps man locate lost class ringGalveston treasure hunter helps man locate lost class ringThe Galveston County Daily News reported Wednesday that a notice posted this week with the newspaper helped lead to the jewelry.
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Biggest American fear? Walking alone at night, survey findsBiggest American fear? Walking alone at night, survey findsAccording to a new national survey, people are scared of a lot of different things.
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- 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
Polar bears drive Halloween inside for Canadian kidsPolar bears drive Halloween inside for Canadian kidsTrick or treating will be held indoors this year due to concern over polar bears.
- Nation Now
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American held by N. Korea gets tearful reunion in OhioAmerican held by N. Korea gets tearful reunion in OhioJeffrey Fowle was detained for nearly half a year for leaving a Bible at a nightclub.
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Tropical depression headed for Campeche in MexicoTropical depression headed for Campeche in MexicoA tropical depression is headed toward the Mexican state of Campeche and is likely to strengthen to a tropical storm.
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Sky spectacle: Partial solar eclipse coming ThursdaySky spectacle: Partial solar eclipse coming ThursdayThursday afternoon, a partial solar eclipse will be visible across much of the USA.
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Cleburne officer faces threats after shooting dogCleburne officer faces threats after shooting dogThe owners of a young, registered pit bull named Maximus stood on a steep embankment and looked down at the culvert where a Cleburne police officer shot their dog.
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Cameraman declared Ebola-free after treatmentCameraman declared Ebola-free after treatmentFreelance journalist declared Ebola free and able to leave bio-unit at Nebraska hospital
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Buffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a monthBuffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a monthBuffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a month
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Ben Bradlee, legendary 'Washington Post' editor, diesBen Bradlee, legendary 'Washington Post' editor, diesBradlee, the legendary former 'Washington Post' editor, had battled Alzheimer's for years.
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FM 1960 restaurant's patio catches fireFM 1960 restaurant's patio catches fireFirefighters said flames and smoke were spotted at the Boiling Cajun restaurant
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Hospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling betterHospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling betterThe NIH says her condition has been upgraded to good.
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Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, including a jumper that made it a two-possession game with 35.8 seconds remaining, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
- Houston Rockets
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Cinderella musical tour to make stop in HoustonCinderella musical tour to make stop in HoustonPaige Faure, a Broadway veteran and current star of "Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella," is the new mom
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2 arrested after SW Houston robberies2 arrested after SW Houston robberiesIt was around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when 911 started receiving calls about two suspects robbing people walking
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4 suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasion4 suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasionFive home invasion suspects were arrested after a SWAT response in north Harris County.
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Houston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddlerHouston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddlerA Houston teen accused of smothering her baby is now being investigated in Mississippi where another child died last year.
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Police: Cy Fair bus driver facing chargesPolice: Cy Fair bus driver facing chargesAccording to court documents Garcia's son spit on his bus driver, Walter Ferrari, and in response Ferrari slapped him causing a swollen lip.
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HAZMAT called to Humble post office after odor sickens 7HAZMAT called to Humble post office after odor sickens 7A hazardous materials team was called out to a post office in Humble Tuesday because of an odor that caused an allergic reaction in seven individuals, Assistant Fire Chief Al Taska said.
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HPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theaterHPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theaterA couple was arrested over the weekend after they were caught having sex in a restroom at a movie theater, Houston police said.
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Teresa Giudice asks to serve term in halfway houseTeresa Giudice asks to serve term in halfway houseGiudice was sentenced to 15 months in prison after she pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud and conspiracy
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Ways to Save: Halloween costume & candy couponsWays to Save: Halloween costume & candy couponsKids costumes starting at $10 and some other spooktacular savings.
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Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dollsToys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dollsToys R Us told The Associated Press late Tuesday that the dolls are being removed immediately from its website and shelves.
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Gas prices drop dramatically in Houston areaGas prices drop dramatically in Houston areaGas prices are plummeting and the Houston area is seeing some of the cheapest prices in the country.
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Ottawa shootingOttawa shootingPolice respond to reported gunfire at the Parliament building in Ottawa.
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A look at the career of Ben BradleeA look at the career of Ben BradleeWashington Post Vice President Benjamin C. Bradlee in his office at The Post in the Sept., 1995 photo. Bradlee, the retired executive editor of The Washington Post and one of the best-known journalists of his times, shares confiding moments in his memoirs, A Good...
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North Korea gives media access to three detained AmericansNorth Korea gives media access to three detained AmericansAll three detainees appeared to speak freely -- but -- cautiously to the Associated Press, Sept. 1 in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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USA TODAY Publisher Larry Kramer, Executive Editor David Colton and Editor-at-Large Rem Rieder talk about their memories with former Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee.
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A boy is accused of threatening to slash the throat of a classmate on a school bus. Parents want to know why the student is back in the same classroom as the victim.
A 24-year-old man is charged with murder after admitting to throwing his "fussy baby" up to 9 feet across the room onto a changing table, causing a fatal brain injury. He also told police he'd abused the boy every few days of the infant's life.