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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Twin surprise!

An Iowa woman went into a walk-in clinic with stomach pains and received news she never expected, she was pregnant with a rare set of twins and didn't even know it.

Too old for Facetime?

When Anna Stoehr recently created her Facebook page, she did what many youngsters have done to bypass age requirements. Anna lied about her date of birth.

Rats invade Baton Rouge

A colony of large rats is drawing crowds to a ditch in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

All eyes on ISIS

President Obama met Tuesday with leaders from 20 nations taking part in the fight against ISIS. All agreed that the fighting currently underway in Iraq and Syria is only the beginning of a long campaign.
Police: Boy, 10, kills 90-year-old woman for yelling at him

Police: Boy, 10, kills 90-year-old woman for yelling at him

 "I killed that lady," the 10-year-old boy told a Pennsylvania state trooper, after a 90-year-old woman was found dead in the home of the boy's grandfather.
Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola

Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will donate $25 million to combat the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.
Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving

Macy's to open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Black Friday? More like Black Thursday.
Facebook, Apple pay to freeze employees' eggs

Facebook, Apple pay to freeze employees' eggs

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook and Apple are telling their female employees: We will pay to freeze your eggs.
Poll: U.S. could be doing more on Ebola

Poll: U.S. could be doing more on Ebola

Americans are concerned about Ebola, and many of them are unsatisfied with President Barack Obama's response, according to a new poll.
Mysterious Air Force space plane to land soon

Mysterious Air Force space plane to land soon

The U.S. Air Force's mysterious unmanned space plane, the X-37B, is about to come back to Earth after nearly two years in orbit on a mission the military won't tell us much about.
Macy's to open at 6PM Thanksgiving Day

Macy's to open at 6PM Thanksgiving Day

Macy's plans to open the doors to its namesake stores at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, even though Black Friday, the traditional kickoff to the holiday season, won't start for another six hours.
Jerry Jones: I'm not allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel anymore

Jerry Jones: I'm not allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel anymore

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones isn't allowed to talk about Johnny Manziel after receiving "very stern, succinct instructions" from "people who count."
Heisman Trophy odds at the halfway point

Heisman Trophy odds at the halfway point

With the college football season at the midway point, the race for the Heisman Trophy appears to be as wide open as the chase for a spot in the historic four-team playoff.
WHITE HOUSE: No Holder replacement until after midterms as Democrats urge Obama to wait

WHITE HOUSE: No Holder replacement until after midterms as Democrats urge Obama to wait

The sure-to-be politically fraught nomination process for Eric Holder's replacement as attorney general will come after next month's midterm elections, the White House said on Tuesday.
WHO: 5-10K new Ebola cases to pop up weekly in Africa by Dec. 2014

WHO: 5-10K new Ebola cases to pop up weekly in Africa by Dec. 2014

The World Health Organization is releasing the newest data they have collected concerning the deadly Ebola virus.