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Pennsylvania State Police Troopers walk along Route 191 after searching the woods in Henryville, Pa on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, during the manhunt for suspected killer Eric Frein. (AP Photo / The Scranton Times-Tribune, Butch Comegys)As police in rural Barrett Township search for suspected trooper shooter Eric Frein, holiday ritual won't be held.


2014-10-30 09:44:49 -0600

Menino smiles at the Boston College Chief Executives' Club of Boston luncheonBOSTON (Reuters) - Thomas Menino, the longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died at age 71 from cancer, a former spokesman said on Thursday. Menino ran New England's largest city for two decades before he stepped down in early 2014 at the end of his fifth term, saying he could no longer keep up the intense schedule. "I am truly sad to learn of the death of Mayor Thomas M. Menino," said spokesman is John Guilfoil. ...


2014-10-30 10:10:27 -0600

A man boards a Beechcraft King Air 350ER during the Latin American Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition in Sao PauloWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Officials say at least two people are dead after a small plane reported losing engine power and crashed into a building at a Kansas airport.


2014-10-30 10:20:07 -0600