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Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 1:50 PM

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Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Teen Accused of Trying to Kill Family to Have Competency Exam

A 15-year-old Detroit-area girl accused of plotting to kill her family so she could run off with her boyfriend, will undergo a forensic exam to see if she is competent to stand trial, NBC News reported. Roksana Sikorski, has been charged as an adult for the Oct. 17 knife attack. Her adoptive parents say that she has a mental illness and was manipulated into violence by Michael Rivera, 23. On Friday a judge ordered competency exams for both. The Sikorskis, who adopted Roksana and her two siblings from an abusive family in Poland, had filed a statutory rape complaint against Rivera, and Roksana's attorney, Leslie Posner, has said Rivera convinced her to murder her family because of the rape charge. Read »
Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 8:25 AM

Ex-SEAL Probed Over Book on Bin Laden Raid

Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 10:49 AM

FBI Agents Posed as Repairmen to Ensnare Alleged Gambling Ring

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 9:44 PM

Why Scratching an Itch Really Does Make You Itch More

Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine say the minor pain of scratching an itch produces serotonin, the "pleasure" hormone, which can then make you want to scratch even more. Read »
Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 7:33 AM

Latte Without the Wait: Starbucks Plans Delivery Service

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 8:36 PM

GOP Gains Momentum Just Before Midterm Elections

With midterm elections just five days away, more and more polls are showing that Democrats are unlikely to keep control of the Senate, NBC News reported. "Republicans have about a two in three chance of winning the Senate," said Larry Sabato of the University of Virginia Center for Politics. "They have so many advantages this year and their candidates are doing reasonably well." Most of the 13 states up for grabs are rural and Republican-leaning, and long-serving Democrats in four of them are retiring this year. To keep their hold on the Senate, Democrats will need a high minority turnout, said Maria Teresa Kumar of Voto Latino. Read »
Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 8:23 PM

911 Calls Released in Marysville High School Shooting

Authorities in Washington state on Thursday released 911 calls of the school shooting that left three students dead and three others injured at a high school north of Seattle last week, NBC News reported. "We are all in the cafeteria," a man said. A woman then asked: “Is the shooter down?” "Affirmative," the man replied. "Shooter is down," the woman said. Two students remained in critical condition and a third was "satisfactory" at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center, the hospital said. Read »
Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 5:14 AM

Clashes at Jerusalem Holy Site

A holy site in Jerusalem — known to Muslims as the Al-Aqsa Mosque and to Jews as the Temple Mount — was the scene of intense conflict once again Thursday, ITN reported. Israeli activist Yehuda Glick, who campaigns for Jews to be given free access to the site, was shot in the chest in Jerusalem Wednesday night in an attempted assassination. Hours after Israeli authorities conducted a raid that resulted in the death of the man believed to have shot Glick, clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces erupted. Read »

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