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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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Investigators, Branson go to spacecraft crash site
This three image combo photo shows the Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo rocket separating from the carrier aircraft, left, prior to it exploding in the air, right, during a test flight on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. The Virgin Galactic rocket that exploded during a test flight, killed a pilot aboard and seriously injured another while scattering wreckage in Southern California's Mojave Desert, witnesses and officials said. (AP Photo/Kenneth Brown)MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Federal accident investigators are headed to a desert crash site where a winged spaceship designed to give wealthy tourists a high-altitude view of Earth broke up during a test flight, killing one pilot and badly injuring another.

3 girls trick-or-treating killed in hit-and-run
Police and emergency respoders at the scene where three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit by a vehicle and killed while walking across a Southern California intersection in Santa Ana Calif., Friday Oct. 31, 2014. Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna says the girls were hit while in a crosswalk near an elementary school early Friday evening. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Paul Rodriguez)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in Halloween costumes were killed by a hit-and-run driver at a Southern California intersection Friday night, authorities said.

Mexico court orders US ex-Marine's release
US military veterans in Washington demand the release of US Marine veteran Andrew Tahmooressi, who was being held on gun charges in Mexico, October 25, 2014A Mexican court ordered the release of a former US Marine jailed in the country since March for carrying weapons, after pressure from top US officials. Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi, a 25-year-old veteran of the war in Afghanistan, was arrested on March 31 when he entered Mexico from California. Tahmooressi's family has said that he suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and crossed the border inadvertently with several weapons in his car that he had purchased legally in the United States. Tahmooressi's case garnered broad national attention in the United States, with dozens of politicians and top US officials calling on Mexico to release him.

Griffin scores 39, Clippers beat Lakers 118-111
Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin pulls down a rebound ahead of Los Angeles Lakers' Carlos Boozer in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Christine Cotter)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin used a banking analogy to describe his dominant performance against the Lakers on Friday night. And most of the time the Clippers got the ball to him, he was right on the money.

Burkina Faso: 2nd soldier says he's president
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ending his 27-year reign and sparking a struggle in the military for control of the West African country.