Ebola Worries Prompt Limits on Maine Nurse

     FORT KENT, Maine (CN) - A nurse being monitored for Ebola in Maine can continue outdoor jogging but must keep away from "public places," a court ordered.     Kaci Hickox, who left West Africa on Oct. 20 after spending several weeks there treating Ebola patients, has repeatedly defied requests by officials in the United States that she remain isolated until a 21-day incubation period for Ebola ends on Nov. 10.     New...
  October 31, 2014  

Captured Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Appears Charged With Murder

Captured Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Appears Charged With MurderNBCNews.comThe takedown of one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives didn't come through a tip or a sighting but a routine sweep of an abandoned airport hangar, police said Friday morning following his arraignment on murder charges. Since the Sept. 12 ambush at a ...Eric Frein Arraigned On Murder Charges wnep.comPennsylvania Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Charged With Murder Wall Street JournalAccused Trooper Shooter Eric Frein Charge...
  October 31, 2014  

Washington State Voters Weigh In On Two Contradictory Gun Control Initiatives

Washington State Voters Weigh In On Two Contradictory Gun Control InitiativesWBURInitiative 594 would require universal background checks for gun sales, whether online, at a gun show or trade. Initiative 591 says no such changes would be made at a state level until Congress votes for the country to adopt universal gun control. Gun ...More deaths in Seattle as Washington voters weigh dueling gun laws Los Angeles TimesAnti-gun billionaire: 'We need more school shootings' WND.comNRA Ducks G...
  October 31, 2014  

Media General Strikes Deal to Complete Merger

Media General Strikes Deal to Complete Merger      (CN) - Media General Inc., will divest of several television stations around the country in order to complete its $1.5 billion acquisition of LIN Media, the U.S. Justice Department announced.     Under the terms of a settlement with the agency, Media General, which is based in Richmond, Va., will sell stations in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Wisconsin.     The company, which currently ow...
  October 31, 2014  

North Dakota man hospitalized after officer-involved shooting

North Dakota man hospitalized after officer-involved shootingSidney Herald LeaderThe Sidney Police officer involved in the shooting was not injured, according to the sheriff's office. At about 4 a.m. that morning, Jerry Wznick woke up and was about to make a fresh pot of coffee when he noticed a collection of law enforcement ...Sidney police officer shoots North Dakota man who pulled gun during traffic stop Daily Journal
  October 31, 2014  

Concussed Wrestler Loses Suit Against Idaho

Concussed Wrestler Loses Suit Against Idaho      (CN) - Idaho is not liable to a college wrestler who says his coaches kept him in a competition despite concussive symptoms, the state Supreme Court ruled.     While wrestling for the Boise State Broncos from 2007 to 2010, Samuel Zylstra signed a waiver each year releasing the university from liability in the event of injury.     In February 2010, Zylstra competed in the Pac-10 championship tournament. When an oppone...
  October 31, 2014  

Police lose track of man who led them on car chase from Lancaster to Dallas

Police lose track of man who led them on car chase from Lancaster to DallasDallas Morning News (blog)Lancaster and Dallas police are trying to locate a man who led authorities on a brief pursuit from Lancaster to Red Oak and then to Dallas. The chase started after 9 a.m. in Lancaster in the 200 block of West Belt Line Road, said Lt. Kelly Hooten of ...
  October 31, 2014  

John Lowe jailed for life over double murder at puppy farm

John Lowe jailed for life over double murder at puppy farmTelegraph.co.ukThe judge said the death of Lowe's long-term partner Susan Wilson in the spring of 2013 "clearly had a traumatic effect" on him, while the murders of the two women have had a "terrible and continuing impact" on their relatives. In a statement read to ...Puppy farmer jailed for at least 25 years for double murder The Guardian
  October 31, 2014  

Oklahoma City police ID man killed in officer-involved shooting

Oklahoma City police ID man killed in officer-involved shootingKOCO Oklahoma CitySteven Keith Watters, 54, was shot and killed about 2 p.m. authorities said. According to a police report, officers and agents were conducting surveillance in the area of Southwest 44th Street and Douglas Avenue in an effort to locate Watters on ...Police Identify Suspect Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting news9.com KWTVMan dies after officer-involved shooting, chase in southwest Oklahoma City NewsOK.com
  October 31, 2014  

How A Prosecutor Would Assess The Facts In Michael Brown Shooting

October 31, 2014 11:02:09 am Amid conflicting witness statements and autopsy analyses, dueling videotapes and a loud outcry for justice, there is substantial agreement about many of the facts surrounding the killing of Michael Brown, says St. Louis Public Radio. As a St. Louis County grand jur...