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How presidential contenders are spending Election Night

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Nik Wallenda completes blindfolded tightrope walk in downtown Chicago

Record-breaking daredevil Nik Wallenda completed Sunday what he called his most challenging feat to date: a tightrope walk between two skyscrapers 600 feet above downtown Chicago, partly blindfolded.

Today's Internet star: Alex from Target

- If you woke up this morning, looked at Twitter and wondered, "Who the hell is Alex from Target?" you're not alone.

All Malaysian remains from Flight MH17 ID'd, official says

The remains of all 44 Malaysian passengers of Flight MH17 have been identified, a government statement says.

Bahamas Celebration cruise evacuated after ship strikes something at sea

A Bahamas Celebration cruise was cut short on Halloween after the ship struck something at sea.

$3 gas is here and expected to stay for a while

Three-dollar per gallon gas has arrived. Prices at the pump nationwide are the lowest they've been in nearly four years, and in most of the country, that's under $3, AAA said.

Polls give GOP momentum going into midterms

Republicans woke up Sunday to a wave of new polls that showed their Senate candidates surging ahead in key states -- including one in Iowa that looked particularly grim for Democrats -- giving the GOP a jolt of enthusiasm going into the 2014 ca

Invest now or face 'irreversible' effects of climate change, U.N. panel warns

The cost of fighting climate change will only climb if industrialized nations don't take steps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the United Nations' panel on the matter warned Sunday in its wrap-up report.

Police: Suicide bomber kills dozens at Pakistan border parade

At least 45 people were killed and 55 more injured in a Lahore, Pakistan, suicide blast near the country's border with India, police and hospital officials said Sunday.

Obama making restricted campaign push

After a campaign season marked mainly by Democrats fleeing his shadow, President Barack Obama was set to embark upon the final push of what he calls his last campaign Sunday, hoping to mobilize voters in the few pockets of the country where he