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  • Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    NEW YORK — Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82. De la Renta died at home Monday evening in Connecticut surrounded by family and friends and "more than a few dogs,"...

  • Hawaii rides out storm, but remote islands at risk

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    HONOLULU (AP) — Sunny skies returned to the Aloha State, the day after a hurricane left Hawaii without inflicting much harm beyond heavy rain. Hurricane Ana was downgraded to a tropical storm late Sunday afternoon as it moved west of the chain. While the main Hawaiian islands rode...

  • 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' actor arrested in Idaho

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An actor best known for his role in the television series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" is apologizing for actions that led to his arrest in a hotel lobby in southwest Idaho. Nicholas Brendon, who played Xander Harris on the hit show that ran from 1997 to 2003, said...

  • Warming Earth heading for hottest year on record

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    WASHINGTON — Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say. That's because global heat records have kept falling in 2014, with September the latest example. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced...

  • San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals'

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Two San Francisco radio stations say they won't play the song during the duration of...

  • Illegal drone use a growing issue at sports venues

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — Long after drones became a key tool for militaries and spy agencies, authorities now realize the threat they can pose to sports events. It's not multimillion-dollar military-grade drones prompting concerns, but remote controlled contraptions costing just a few hundred...

  • Male strippers quarantined for proximity to Ebola-stricken nurse

    ABC7
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Add another disease to the list of reasons why you don’t want to get too close to a stripper: Ebola. Two male strippers who were sitting close to Ebola-stricken nurse Amber Vinson on her flight from Cleveland, Ohio to Dallas, Texas are now in quarantine, according to ABC7. The two...

  • Cincinnati backup QB charged with assault in Ohio

    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati backup quarterback has been charged with assault for punching a man, police said. Hamilton County Jail records show 22-year-old Jarred Evans was booked just before 4 a.m. Sunday on a misdemeanor assault charge. Police said Evans knocked a...

  • TV station: Gary Payton breaks NFL TD record instead of Peyton Manning

    News services
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Good thing Seahawks fans can still lay claim to the defending world champions moniker for their team because it wasn't a great weekend for the city of Seattle. Ken Griffey Jr. was less than spectacular on ESPN's College GameDay, according to reports, and the Seahawks dropped to 3-3...

  • Jenn Sterger takes shot at Favre after Manning breaks touchdown record

    NY Daily News
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Peyton Manning is taking down Brett Favre's records, but Jenn Sterger continues to take down Brett Favre. The Broncos quarterback passed Favre to become the all-time touchdown pass leader on Sunday, but Sterger, the former sideline reporter for the Jets who claimed in 2010 that Favre...

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