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NEW YORK (AP) — For stock investors, there was no shortage of drama in October.Stocks started the month modestly below a record high, only to cascade to their worst slump in two years. But after flirting with a correction, or a 10 percent drop, ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. Air Force's new commander in the Pacific says she's hoping to continue talks with China on avoiding dangerous encounters in the air.Gen. Lori Robinson said Saturday she hopes a speaking engagement at China's biggest air s ...more

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QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's top court endorsed and sent to the National Assembly on Friday a constitutional reform package that would allow indefinite re-election for President Rafael Correa.Correa's ruling Alianza Pais party holds 100 of th ...more

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Today is Saturday, Nov. 1, the 305th day of 2014. There are 60 days left in the year. This is All Saints Day. A reminder: Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. local time Sunday. Clocks go back one hour.Today's Highlight in History:O ...more

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit and killed in a Halloween hit-and-run collision while walking at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said.The girls were in a crosswalk n ...more

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OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — A second military officer has declared that he is Burkina Faso's new president after the West African country's longtime leader was pushed from power.Col. Yacouba Zida said early Saturday that he was stepping in ...more

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MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Authorities were investigating on Friday a possible police connection to the killing of three U.S. citizens visiting their father in Mexico who were found shot to death along with a Mexican friend more than two weeks after goin ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Winds gusting up to 65 mph caused Lake Michigan waves to slam into the Chicago shoreline, sending water onto part of Lake Shore Drive. The waves slowed traffic and prompted the cancellation of a Halloween attraction.Parts of the s ...more

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VANDALIA, Ill. (AP) — A mother and three of her children headed for a southern Illinois Halloween parade were killed and a fourth child injured when their SUV went around safety gates into the path of a freight train, authorities said Friday.Cry ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — If some workplace problems happen because employees are only human, one New York City government worker got in trouble for virtually the opposite.He was suspended for 20 days without pay partly for answering an information-techno ...more