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Face-Down Dummy Halloween Prank Prompts Repeated 911 Calls

Oct 10
A dummy placed face down in a Detroit woman's front yard as a Halloween prank has prompted repeated visits by police.

Donald Trump, Brash New Yorker Picks Up Southern Campaign

By Bill Barrow | Oct 10
Donald Trump is a brash New Yorker who knows the path to the Republican presidential nomination runs through a swath of Southern states where residents pride themselves on graciousness and gentility.

Ryan Murphy Gets Daring With Creepy 'AHS: Hotel' Premiere

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 10
"American Horror Story: Hotel" is a daring, risky and ultimately a creepy show, despite harsh criticisms.

Hillary Flip-Flops, Rivals Pounce

By Ken Thomas and Lisa Lerer | Oct 10
Martin O'Malley was blunt when he learned Hillary Rodham Clinton had announced her opposition to a Pacific Rim trade deal. "Wow, that's a reversal," he told reporters minutes after Clinton announced her shift.

Attorneys: City Handling of Police Shooting A National Model

By Bruce Smith | Oct 10
North Charleston, South Carolina, did not erupt in violence - as other cities in similar circumstances did - after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black man.

US Treasury Secretary Blames Congress for Debt Limit Delays

By Joshua Goodman | Oct 10
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew admonished Congress on Thursday for not moving fast enough to raise the government borrowing limit at a time of heightened fragility in the global economy.

NY Minimum Wage Push Spurs US Debate, Faces Hurdles at Home

By David Klepper | Oct 10
New York's plan to give fast-food workers a $15 minimum hourly wage is spurring similar efforts in other states even as Gov. Andrew Cuomo's effort to enact a $15 wage for all workers faces vocal opposition at home.

Texas Sues VW Over Consumer Protection, Clean Air Violations

Oct 10
Texas has filed suit against Volkswagen, charging that the automaker's emissions rigging violated state consumer protection laws and clean air standards.

VW Executive Apologizes, Says Scandal Not His Fault

By Michael Biesecker and Matthew Daly | Oct 10
Volkswagen's top U.S. executive offered deep apologies yet sought to distance himself Thursday from the emissions scandal enveloping the world's largest automaker.

Glass Walkway Over China Canyon Cracks With Tourists On It

Oct 10
A glass walkway that hugs a cliff above a scenic canyon in central China was closed after cracks developed while dozens of tourists were walking on the newly built structure.

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