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in Entertainment

‘7th Heaven’ star faces new sex crime investigation

Stephen Collins faces new accusations involving a 13-year-old girl.

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in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 16.

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in Music

Did Metallica almost fire Lars Ulrich?

According to Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, the legendary drummer almost got axed 30 years ago.

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in National, World

Ramped up air strikes stall Islamic State advance

The advance of ISIS fighters stalled after U.S.-led coalition warplanes launched their heaviest bombardment yet on the militants.

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in National

Markets on edge after worse turmoil in 4 years

Worries about world growth and the end of years of U.S. stimulus are keeping investors in a fraught mood.

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in Sports

Giants rally past Cardinals to close on World Series

The San Francisco Giants scored three runs in the sixth inning to move to the brink of a return to the World Series.

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in Sports

Lakers’ Nash hurt again

The latest injury is another setback that casts doubt about his future in the NBA.

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in Sports

Kansas City stays perfect to head to World Series

The Royals swept the Baltimore Orioles and are World Series-bound for the first time since 1985.

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in Entertainment

‘Modern Family’ star dead at 55

Elizabeth Pena starred in TV and film, including "The Incredibles," and "Hill Street Blues."

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in National

White House goes into crisis mode on Ebola

Rising public anxiety about the virus has forced the White House to shift into crisis mode in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly disease.

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in Entertainment

‘Friends’ will ‘be there for you’ on Netflix

"Friends" may have gone off air 10 years ago, but Ross, Chandler, Monica, Rachel, Phoebe and Joey will be back in January.

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in Entertainment

Jay Leno to host car show

Leno will share his love of all things automotive on a new series, which will premiere in 2015.

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in Entertainment, Viral Videos

‘Footloose’ to fight Ebola

Kevin Bacon danced to a single featured in his 1984 movie in support of the #ShakeOffEbola drive.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 16

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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in National

Texas nurse with Ebola traveled to Ohio by plane

A second woman who tested positive for Ebola after caring for an infected patient traveled a day before she reported symptoms.

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in National

Dow plunges as Wall Street shellacked on weak economic data

Each of the major indexes fell more than 2 percent, sending the S&P 500 and Nasdaq into negative territory for the year.

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in Weird

Remorseful robber waits for police after heist

A suspected robber walked out of a Washington state bank with stolen cash, then waited for police to arrest him.

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in Entertainment

‘Mr. Big’ doesn’t believe in a third ‘Sex and the City’

Chris Noth is dismissing rumors a third movie based on the hit TV show is on the way.

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in Black Friday, National

Macy’s opening even earlier this Thanksgiving

Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.

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in Entertainment

Time Warner to set HBO free, launch ‘over-the-top’ service

The cable giant plans to go head-to-head with Netflix.

Latest Headlines

in Local

Maine Home Sales Rise in September

Newsradio WGAN

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Sales of existing Maine homes rose 6.58 percent last month.

in Local

Man who Fired Shots with Kids Nearby Gets 18 Years

GENERIC PRISON LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Maine man accused of chasing and firing at another man as children were preparing to catch their school bus is going to prison for 18 years for being a felon in possession of ammunition.

in Local

Report of Grenade Prompts Maine Motel Evacuation

Newsradio WGAN

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) _ The Maine State Police bomb squad has been called to a Skowhegan motel following a report that a grenade was found.

in Local

Maine Police Investigating Bathtub Death of Baby

GENERIC POLICE CRUISERS

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) _ Maine police are investigating the death of a baby found unresponsive in the bathtub of a Lewiston apartment.

in Local

Maine Unemployment Up Slightly in September

UNEMPLOYMENT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine officials say seasonally adjusted unemployment rose slightly in the state from August to September.