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Dade County residents frustrated over well water contamination Dade County residents organized a public meeting Friday night to address bacterial contamination in wells in the county. Earlier this month, several private wells tested positive for the bacteria E. coli, making the water from the well undrinkable. "My water turned the color of like real light tea, kinda brownish and yucky," Dade County resident Lisa Brown Ramsey said. Her well is contaminated with E. coli. ...

88-year-old Missouri man charged with killing wife COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An 88-year-old central Missouri man has been arrested and charged with fatally stabbing his 86-year-old wife. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1nY5Gd2 ) Donald Marvin Rowland was charged Friday with first-degree murder and armed criminal action. The Boone County prosecutor requested cash-only bond of $1 million, but it was not clear Friday night if Rowland was jailed. Court records did not list ...

Slideshow: Trick-or-Treaters visit KY3 and KSPR KY3 and KSPR turned scary Friday.  Family of KY3 Inc. employees trick-or-treated at the station on Halloween. ...

Voter report cards grade your voting history Some people around Missouri are finding voter report cards in their mailboxes. The political mailer shows how often you voted and how often your neighbors have voted, in an attempt to pressure you to go to the polls. The voter report cards give a grade to people based on the public record of how often you vote. Christine Lessmann's neighbors got one, and she's not happy that ...

Sample Ballots: November 2014 Election Voters across the viewing area can go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 4.   Click the links to see the sample ballots for each county. The polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Voters can vote absentee at their county clerk's office until 5 p.m. Monday.  Some county clerks will be open on Saturday for absentee voters. Arkansas Sample Ballots Barry County Ballot November ...

Scam of the Week: Ebola medicines Con artists are turning your fears into cash. For weeks, the deadly Ebola virus has been top of mind. Nano Silver is the miracle drug. Natural Solutions Foundation sells dozens of products online to treat Ebola. The products are wildly popular and sometimes out of stock. The company claims everything is tested and proven effective. "Anyone can test their own product and say it's fantastic. That's why we have ...



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Virgin Galactic says space tourism rocket lost
This image from video by KABC TV Los Angeles shows wreckage of what is believed to be SpaceShipTwo in Southern California's Mojave Desert on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded after taking off on a test flight, a witness said Friday. (AP Photo/KABC TV)MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — A witness says Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo exploded during a test flight over California's Mojave Desert.

James leads Cavaliers past Bulls, 114-108 in OT
Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) goes up for a shot against Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson (22) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James scored 36 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls 114-108 in overtime on Friday night.

Protests push Burkina Faso president from power
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ending the 27-year reign of one of Africa's longest-serving rulers.

Lieutenant Colonel Zida says taking power in Burkina Faso: radio
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Lieutenant Colonel Issaac Zida said he was taking over as head of state in Burkina Faso, according to a statement read on Omega Radio, in an apparent putsch against the military chief of staff Honore Traore who had earlier said he would lead a transition. The statement came after a resident living near the presidential palace in Ouagadougou reported hearing several minutes of heavy gunfire in the early hours of Saturday morning. Burkina Faso's longtime President Blaise Compaore had resigned on Friday amid mass protests against his efforts to extend his 27-year rule. ...

All Blacks visit milestone moment for USA Rugby
New Zealand All Blacks' Cory Jane passes the ball during the Captain's Run at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois, on October 31, 2014The All Blacks' first visit to the United States in 34 years is set to shatter the rugby attendance record in America and, hopefully, pique interest in the game Stateside. Soldier Field, home of the NFL's Chicago Bears, is sold-out for the one-off Test on Saturday, promising an historic crowd of 61,000-plus that will more than treble the previous record rugby crowd of 20,181 for a United States match against Ireland in Houston in 2013. Regardless of the outcome, it's a milestone moment for a USA Rugby federation keen to raise the profile of the game in the crowded US sports landscape. "This is a fantastic opportunity for us to showcase the global game of rugby to American sports fans," said USA Rugby Chief Executive Officer Nigel Melville, a former England captain.