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  • Officials hunt for missing teen after 2 adults found dead October 15, 2018
    BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Deputies responding to a 911 call found the bodies of two adults early Monday at a home in western Wisconsin, and a 13-year-old girl who lived at the home is missing, sheriff's officials said.The Barron County Sheriff's Offic
  • Virginia candidate gets celebrity help from her daughter October 15, 2018
    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia congressional candidate got a little Hollywood help over the weekend from her daughter, Olivia Wilde.News outlets report the actress known for her role on "House" and her partner, Saturday Night Live alum J
  • Google Pixel 3 phone aims to automate more daily tasks October 15, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Google's new Pixel 3 phone merely plays catch-up with Apple and Samsung on hardware. But it showcases Google's advances in software, particularly in artificial intelligence.Google seeks to help you manage daily life, from screeni
  • Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt October 15, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, with plans to shutter 142 unprofitable stores in the hopes that it can stay in business.The question now is whether a smaller version of the company that once towered over
  • January trial set for man charged with killing golf champ October 15, 2018
    AMES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has scheduled a January trial for a 22-year-old Iowa drifter charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain.District Judge Bethany Currie ruled Monday that Collin Richards will stand trial Jan. 15 for first-degree

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  • Film Review: 40 years later, 'Halloween' slashes again October 15, 2018
    With hollow eyes and sagging cheeks, the flabby white mask of Michael Myers is horror's great blank slate. Project your fears here, it says. Myers doesn't speak. His movements never rise beyond a deliberate gait (well, aside from all the stabbing and s
  • Carey Mulligan on her 'women's liberation trilogy' October 15, 2018
    TORONTO (AP) — Carey Mulligan is a letter writer.As a young woman with acting aspirations, she wrote to Kenneth Branagh asking for advice after seeing him in "Henry V." At 16, she wrote to "Mr. Eminem" to tell the rapper what a fan she was of "8
  • 'Vietnam' by Max Hastings is masterful account of the war October 15, 2018
    "Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975" (Harper), by Max HastingsBritish journalist Max Hastings, noted for his critically acclaimed books about World War II, has fast-forwarded his research and writing talent to a war that many Americans would li
  • 'Unsheltered' by Barbara Kingsolver blends fact and fiction October 15, 2018
    "Unsheltered" (Harper), by Barbara KingsolverBarbara Kingsolver does something amazing in her new novel. She takes a historical figure — a naturalist who corresponded with Charles Darwin in the late 19th century — and imagines her life in Vinela
  • Fleetwood Mac disputes Lindsey Buckingham lawsuit October 15, 2018
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fleetwood Mac disputes allegations in a lawsuit filed by Lindsey Buckingham for kicking him off the band's new tour.In a statement, band spokesperson Kristen Foster says, "Fleetwood Mac looks forward to their day in court."


  • Phillies coach Dusty Wathan to interview for Rangers manager October 15, 2018
    The Rangers will interview Phillies third base coach Dusty Wathan for their manager opening later this week, according to a baseball source. By Jim Salisbury
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  • Dodgers To Face Brewers in Game 3 of NLCS at Dodger Stadium October 15, 2018
    Share this article: The National League Championship Series shifts to Dodger Stadium Monday with the Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers tied at one game each. Rookie Walker Buehler will pitch for the Dodgers, facing fellow right-hander Jhoulys Chacin. In his most recent appearance, Buehler received
  • Has Chris Sale's Illness Doomed Red Sox Season? October 15, 2018
    The Boston Red Sox pulled off a much-needed victory over the Houston Astros in Game 2 of the ALCS, but is their season effectively over if Chris Sale isn't pitching at 100 percent?
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