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Latest: Nobody hurt in plane crash on LA-area freewayAn official says the single-engine plane that crashed on a Southern California freeway is a North American AT-6 that belongs to a squadron of vintage aircraft
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This undated photo provided by the 14th Circuit Solicitor Office in South Carolina shows Wayland Yoder Brown. The 76-year-old former Catholic priest has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping two middle-school-age children in South Carolina four decades ago. Brown pleaded guilty Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, in Beaufort County to nine counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor. (14th Circuit Solicitor Office in South Carolina via AP)
Former Catholic priest gets 20 years in child rape caseA 76-year-old former Catholic priest has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping two middle-school-age children in South Carolina four decades ago
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Flames and smoke rise from a fire at an apartment complex under construction in Oakland, Calif., early Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. (Will Tran/KRON4 News via AP)
Blaze guts apartment project amid Oakland housing strugglesA massive fire has engulfed an Oakland apartment complex under construction, destroying four buildings and injuring a firefighter
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UN humanitarian chief says danger of 'big famine' in YemenThe U.N. humanitarian chief is warning that "there is a clear and present danger of an imminent and great big famine engulfing Yemen"
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Life-or-death decision faces jury in cop killer caseThe decision whether to execute an Army staff sergeant from northern Virginia for killing his wife and a rookie police officer who responded to her 911 call is now in the hands of a jury
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In this Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 photo, detectives work at the scene where remains believed to be those of a southwestern Michigan woman who disappeared in 2010 were found, in Fulton, Mich. Doug Stewart, who was convicted of killing his estranged wife in 2011, took police to the burial site Monday. (Daniel Vasta /Kalamazoo Gazette via AP)
Michigan inmate's deal to reveal remains included XboxAuthorities say a man serving a life sentence in the death of his estranged wife led authorities to where he buried her body in Michigan eight years ago in exchange for an Xbox
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Steven Fowler of luck Wis., and his dog Cheeka search a cornfield along 15th Ave. near highway 25 just North of Barron, Wis., Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, for 13-year-old Jayme Closs, who was discovered missing Oct. 15 after her parents were found fatally shot at their home. (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP)
The Latest: Sheriff thanks volunteers in missing girl caseA Wisconsin sheriff says some items were found during a search for clues into the disappearance of a 13-year-old girl whose parents were killed, but they're still being assessed and don't seem to be linked to the case
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Florida sheriff won't pay man left paralyzed by deputyA Florida sheriff's office says it has not settled a lawsuit and won't pay millions to a black man who became a quadriplegic when a deputy shot him
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Tickets for the Mega Millions lottery drawing were sold at Westgate Newsstand in Arlington Heights, Ill. on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. MANDATORY CREDIT, MAGS OUT ,(AP photo / Daily Herald, Bev Horne)/Daily Herald via AP)
Lottery office pools increase odds - and possibly headachesWith the record Mega Millions jackpot at $1.6 billion, it can seem like perfect sense to pool your money with co-workers and increase your chance of winning a giant payday
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FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2015, file photo, a U.S. Air Force B2 Spirit stealth bomber performs a flyover at the Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala. The Air Force says a Missouri-based B2 landed in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, after an unspecified emergency. Neither of the pilots was injured. (AP Photo/Mark Almond, File)
US stealth bomber makes emergency landing in ColoradoThe Air Force says a Missouri-based B-2 stealth bomber landed in Colorado Springs after an unspecified emergency, but neither of the pilots was injured
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In the Nov. 19, 2014 photo, Pullman High School senior Lauren McCluskey is surrounded by her family before signing a letter of intent in Pullman, Wash., to compete in track for the University of Utah. McCluskey was shot and killed outside of a University of Utah dormitory on campus in Salt Lake City, the Salt Lake Tribune reported Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (The Moscow-Pullman Daily News via AP)
Records: Suspect in Utah university killing was sex offenderAuthorities say a University of Utah student and track athlete who was shot and killed on campus by a former boyfriend had filed a police complaint against him after she learned he was a registered sex offender and broke off the relationship
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County surrounding Houston blocks robot brothel openingA Southeast Texas county has followed the lead of Houston, its county seat, and changed regulations to essentially stop a so-called robot brothel from opening
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