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  • Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air. A few miles away, at a bar and grill...

  • Giants rely on core of 4 relievers

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance. While players with catchy nicknames like the Panda, the Freak and MadBum, and shiny trophies like former NL Rookie of the Year and MVP Buster Posey get...

  • Early voting begins Monday in Miami-Dade County

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade County voters will be able to cast their ballots at 25 early voting sites. Early voting begins Monday in Miami-Dade and continues through Nov. 2. The early voting sites are posted on the county's elections website, www.miamidade.gov/elections/vote-early.asp ....

  • Cotton to vote early in Arkansas US Senate race

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    DARDANELLE, Ark. (AP) — Republican Congressman Tom Cotton and his wife, Anna, are planning to vote early in Cotton's race for the U.S. Senate. Cotton is challenging incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor in the race. Cotton and Anna Cotton plan to vote at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the...

  • For GOP's Scalise, being No. 3 boosts popularity

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') has grown in popularity since he became the third most powerful man in the Republican-led House. More than a dozen political action committees quickly donated to the newly installed whip's campaign while previous...

  • Early voting begins for Arkansas midterm election

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansans can begin early voting in this year's busy midterm election. Voters can cast ballots from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. Early voting wraps up at 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 3 — the day before the general...

  • Textron lays off 200 from Slidell military plants

    Published: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    SLIDELL, La. (AP) — Textron plans to lay off about 200 workers from its two Slidell armored vehicle plants, saying it's temporarily shutting down production. WVUE-TV (http://bit.ly/1t0bOSp) reports workers were told earlier this month that they would be laid off effective Nov. 3....

  • Family: Ebola nurse didn't ignore medical protocol

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — A Dallas nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus after flying to Cleveland and returning home did not ignore medical or government protocols related to the disease, her family said. In a statement issued through a Washington, D.C.-based spokesman on Sunday, the...

  • Timeline for 2nd Texas nurse diagnosed with Ebola

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    The second Dallas nurse to contract Ebola, Amber Vinson, flew on a commercial airline to Ohio shortly before she was diagnosed with the virus in Texas. That's prompted the state to step up precautions as officials search for people who may have come into contact with her. Key dates in...

  • Liberia president describes heavy cost of Ebola

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said Ebola has killed more than 2,000 people in her country and has brought it to "a standstill," noting that Liberia and two other badly hit countries were already weakened by years of war. Appealing for more...

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