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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Gary, Indiana, man held after bodies of seven women found

Gary, Indiana, man held after bodies of seven women found

(CNN) -- It started with one body at a motel in Hammond, Indiana.
12 best meat cities in America

12 best meat cities in America

 (CNN) -- With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing's seen more practical advances this millennium than food.
She lost 50 pounds for her 50th high school reunion

She lost 50 pounds for her 50th high school reunion

(CNN) -- In January, Carol Highsmith, 68, began a journey of threes. She had three milestones of 50 that she planned to reach by following three simple rules:
Why this man created a Comic Sans typewriter

Why this man created a Comic Sans typewriter

 (CNN) -- It's one of the most mocked fonts on the Internet, the target of numerous campaigns and websites that believe its "comical" design has no place in civilized society.
After 50 years, Japan set to launch a new commercial passenger plane

After 50 years, Japan set to launch a new commercial passenger plane

(CNN) -- Japan is set to make its mark in the skies with its first new commercial jet for over 50 years, the Mitsubishi Regional Jet, aka the MRJ.
2 African countries freed of Ebola; monitoring period over for 43 Texans

2 African countries freed of Ebola; monitoring period over for 43 Texans

 (CNN) -- [Breaking news update at 9:22 a.m. ET] There are 120 people still being monitored for symptoms during the 21-day incubation period that Ebola can develop, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said Monday.
Hannah Graham's case a 'death investigation' after human remains found

Hannah Graham's case a 'death investigation' after human remains found

Sgt. Dale Terry of the Chesterfield Sheriff's Department and his small search team were finishing up for the day when they made the discovery.
Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Forensic tests have found the blood of Michael Brown on the gun, uniform and police cruiser belonging to Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot the unarmed teen two months ago in Ferguson, Missouri, The New York Times reported.
Woman may have spotted suspect in Pennsylvania trooper slaying

Woman may have spotted suspect in Pennsylvania trooper slaying

A man suspected of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper might have been spotted near his former high school, police said Saturday -- a potential boost for authorities' weekslong and multimillion-dollar quest to find him in the woods.
Gary, Indiana, man held after bodies of seven women found

Gary, Indiana, man held after bodies of seven women found

It started with one body at a motel in Hammond, Indiana.
Houston man caught with meth infused religious candles

Houston man caught with meth infused religious candles

A traffic stop on Interstate 12 in Baton Rouge led to the discovery of 48 meth infused candles valued at $5.1 million.
Rich-poor gap 'concerns me': Yellen

Rich-poor gap 'concerns me': Yellen

Is rising income inequality un-American? That's essentially the question Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised Friday in a speech on the widening gap between rich and poor in the United States.
Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring

Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.
Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Report: Michael Brown's blood found on Officer Darren Wilson's gun, car door

Forensic tests have found the blood of Michael Brown on the gun, uniform and police cruiser belonging to Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot the unarmed teen two months ago in Ferguson, Missouri, The New York Times reported.
Catherine and William's second child due in April

Catherine and William's second child due in April

April, come she will. Or he. While we don't yet know the gender of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second baby, we now know the royal couple will become parents in April 2015.