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Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82

October 21st, 2014 8:46 am by SHELLEY ACOCA, AP Fashion Writer

Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites, first ladies and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82.

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America says no to cappuccino potato chips

America says no to cappuccino potato chips

October 21st, 2014 8:38 am by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Frito-Lay says Wasabi Ginger won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out the coffee-flavored chips and the two other finalists — Mango Salsa and Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese.

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NHTSA issues airbag warning on 4.7 million vehicles

NHTSA issues airbag warning on 4.7 million vehicles

October 20th, 2014 9:30 pm by By Charles Fleming, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

If you drive a car made in the early 2000s, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants you to see your dealer — right now. The warning affects more than 4.7 million vehicles made by Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Mazda, BMW and General Motors.

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Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

October 20th, 2014 8:00 pm by TOM COYNE and MICHAEL TARM, Associated Press

The suspect's confession to the slaying of a woman has led police to the grisly discovery of six other bodies, including three in the same block.

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Pro leagues, NCAA file to stop N.J. sports betting

Pro leagues, NCAA file to stop N.J. sports betting

October 20th, 2014 7:40 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press

The four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers in court Monday to stop New Jersey's plan to allow legal sports betting beginning this weekend.

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Deer breeding season increases danger for drivers

Deer breeding season increases danger for drivers

October 20th, 2014 11:25 am by Stephen Igo

Breeding season for whitetail deer is in full swing during the autumn months, and motorists in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are advised to be particularly watchful to avoid collisions with the animals.

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Rangers rescues family lost in Smoky Mountains

Rangers rescues family lost in Smoky Mountains

October 20th, 2014 9:22 am by Associated Press

The Pigeon Forge Police Department received a 911 call from the family requesting help but the call dropped before the family could give an exact location.

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Obama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola

Obama keeps his schedule clear to focus on Ebola

October 20th, 2014 9:08 am by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Rarely one to leave anything to chance, President Barack Obama is playing it by ear this week as his administration's response to the Ebola scare continues to evolve.

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Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

October 19th, 2014 5:01 pm by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway.

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Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

October 19th, 2014 3:40 pm by Associated Press

Nashville songwriter and Hall of Famer Paul Craft, who wrote such songs as ''Dropkick Me, Jesus (Through the Goalposts of Life)" and "It's Me Again, Margaret," has died in Tennessee at the age of 76, The Tennessean reported.

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