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Tomblin elected governor in W.Va.

CHARLESTON, W.Va., Oct. 4 (UPI) — Acting West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin won the office in a special election Tuesday, defeating Republican Bill Maloney, returns showed.

With 81 percent of precincts reporting, Tomblin was ahead of Maloney 49 per…

9 N. Korean defectors arrive in Seoul

SEOUL, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Nine North Korean defectors who initially made their way to Japan arrived in South Korea Tuesday, officials said.

The refugees — six adults and three children — kept their faces hidden by jacket hoods, caps, sunglasses and me…

Police extend search for Mo. baby

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 4 (UPI) — Police say they have expanded their search for a missing 10-month-old Kansas City girl who disappeared after she was put to bed in her crib.

An Amber Alert was issued for Lisa Irwin at 7 a.m. Tuesday after her father…

Ariz. dust storm causes pileups

TUCSON, Oct. 4 (UPI) — An intense dust storm that reduced visibility to zero Tuesday caused three major pileups in Arizona that left at least one person dead, authorities said.

Two chain-reaction crashes involving 16 vehicles occurred about 12:15 p….

Amanda Knox arrives home on first day of freedom

PERUGIA, Italy, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Amanda Knox landed in Seattle Tuesday on her first day of freedom in four years, after an Italian court overturned her conviction in the murder of her roommate.

Speaking briefly to reporters and onlookers at Sea-Tac Ai…

Man charged after stepson, 10, kills teen

JAFFRAY, British Columbia, Oct. 4 (UPI) — A Canadian man has been charged with criminal negligence after his 10-year-old stepson accidentally shot and killed a teenage boy, authorities said Tuesday.

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police said George Phil…

Victim’s parents stunned by Knox acquittal

ROME, Oct. 4 (UPI) — The family of Meredith Kercher said they were “stunned” by the verdict clearing Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito of her 2007 murder in Italy.

The family said they would continue to seek justice for Kercher, and said they belie…

Plane with 4 aboard crashes in Canada

LUTSELK’E, Northwest Territories, Oct. 4 (UPI) — A plane carrying four people crashed in Canada’s Northwest Territories province Tuesday, authorities said.

The fate of the four people aboard the Air Tindi aircraft was not known, the Canadian Broadca…

Prosecutor: No parole for cannibal model

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4 (UPI) — A California woman serving time for killing her husband and eating his remains should be denied early release, prosecutors plan to argue at her parole hearing.

Former model Omaima Nelson was found guilty of second-degree…

Wall Street protest gains union support

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Several top unions Tuesday threw their support behind protests on Wall Street and across the nation demanding U.S. social and economic policy change.

The American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees, the Commu…


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