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Oscar Pistorius Starts Serving 5-Year Prison Term

INTERNATIONAL | By Christopher Torchia and Gerald Imray | Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Ebola: Providing Time to Fight the Virus

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
Why do some people escape Ebola, and not others?

Democrats Love Seeing Minimum Wage on the Ballot

POLITICS | By Sara Burnett | Oct 21
As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school - some on as little as $7.25 per hour.

Reports: Televangelist Urged Vasectomies, Abortion

RELIGION | Oct 21
Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Akron-area congregation by advising them not to have children, shunning those who leave the church and using free labor at his for-profit buffet restaurant and television statioN.

Pregnant Kate Back at Work After Morning Sickness

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 21
The Duchess of Cambridge has resumed her royal duties after spending more than two months out of the public eye while suffering from acute morning sickness.

Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

CELEBRITIES | By Shelley Acoca | Oct 21
Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82.

Convicted Murderer Sues State Over Prison Porn Ban

CRIME | By Pat Eaton-Robb | Oct 21
A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights.

Proseutor: No Sex Harassment Charges for DeMaio

POLITICS | By Elliot Spagat | Oct 21
Prosecutors on Monday declined to charge Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio over allegations that he sexually harassed a former campaign aide and said they were not charging the former aide with breaking into DeMaio's office.

Kansas Governor, Challenger Discuss Gay Marriage

NATIONAL | By Roxzna Hegeman | Oct 21
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback vowed Monday to defend Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage, while Democratic challenger Paul Davis said during a debate Monday that there's nothing either of them can do at this point.

Wyoming Prepares to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

NATIONAL | By Bob Moen | Oct 21
Wyoming stood poised Tuesday to become the latest state to allow gay marriage

No Time to Cook? Hire a Cyber Sous Chef

FOOD_DRINK | By Michele Kayal | Oct 21
If the only thing standing between you and a home cooked meal is the time and energy to shop and prep, a new breed of would-be cyber sous chefs wants to help get you cooking.