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Indiana Serial Killer Suspect Refuses to Speak in Court

iStock/Thinkstock(CROWN POINT, Ind.) -- The accused serial killer who police say confessed to murdering at least seven women in Indiana refused to speak to a judge in court Wednesday, forcing her to cancel the arraignment.Suspect Darren Vann was silent as Judge Kathleen Sullivan asked him to swear t […]

Eric Frein Lookalike Stopped by Cops 20 Times in Manhunt

iStock/Thinkstock(CANADENSIS, Pa.) -- A Pennsylvania man says he's been stopped by police more than 20 times as authorities continue to search the area where he lives for accused cop killer Eric Frein.James Tully's walk to work crosses right through the manhunt area near Canadensis, where police hav […]

What Supreme Court Did (and Did Not) Reveal About Three Hot Button Issues

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Without uttering a word from the bench, the Supreme Court acted on major hot button issues in the last month concerning voting rights, abortion and gay marriage.The cases weren’t on the Court’s argument calendar. Parties were either asking the Court to act on an emer […]

Passenger Arriving at Newark Evaluated for Possible Ebola

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock UPDATE: Officials say the United flight 998 passenger evaluated for Ebola symptoms does not have the virus. "There have been no positive indications of Ebola, including the passenger taken to the hospital in Newark last night," Pat Foye, head of teh Port Authority said We […]

Samantha Greenlee, Pregnant 22-Year-Old, Found Dead in Ohio

Columbus Division of Police(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The body of a missing pregnant 22-year-old Ohio woman was found and her boyfriend is under arrest, charged with her murder, authorities told ABC News.Samantha Greenlee had been missing since Oct. 8.Her boyfriend, Jacob Ferrero, 22, who’s also the father […]

Ben Bradlee, Top "Washington Post" Editor During Watergate, Dies At 93

Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) --  Ben Bradlee, the legendary executive editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate era, has died, the newspaper reported on its website Tuesday night. He was 93.A native of Boston, Bradlee began his career at the age of 20 in a grand fashion. He […]

Three American Girls En Route to Syria Tracked Down by FBI

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI has tracked down three American teenage girls in Germany as they were en route to Syria to join militant groups, a law enforcement official told ABC News Tuesday.The girls, who are from the Denver area, were trying "to fulfill what they believe is some vision […]

Wireless Store Robbed of $100K Worth of Phones and Computers

Apple(GARDEN GROVE, Calif.) -- In what could be described as the modern day equivalent of a jewelry store heist, thieves in Garden Grove, California, broke into a wireless store early Tuesday morning and made off with what cops say was about a $100,000 worth of phones and computers.The robbers appar […]

Dallas Ebola Nurse Nina Pham Upgraded to Good Condition

The Pham Family(BETHESDA, Md.) -- Nina Pham, the first nurse who contracted Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, was upgraded from fair condition to good condition on Tuesday.Pham was transferred to the National Institute of Health Clinical Center in Bethesd […]

Coach Suspensions Continued in NJ High School Football Hazing Scandal

ABC News(SAYREVILLE, N.J.) -- The Board of Education at the New Jersey high school embroiled in a football hazing scandal continued the suspension of the team's coaches with pay during an emotional meeting Tuesday night.Among the teachers suspended at Sayreville War Memorial High School were five wi […]