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Ohio father encourages son to beat up a younger child

Two boys, the big kid 13, the smaller one 12, start a fight. When the younger boy is slammed to the ground, he shatters his ankle.

World Series Game 7 standing room only tickets are going for $800

People are paying about $1,000 to see Kansas City play San Francisco in Game 7 of the World Series Wednesday night. Even standing room only tickets are going for as much as $800 on StubHub.

FL woman angers neighbors by spreading hundreds of mothballs across yard

Neighbors in one Jacksonville, Florida community say they're fed up with an annoying and smelly situation.

Hackers break into Obama's advisers' unclassified computer network

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Hackers have broken into an unclassified computer network used by President Obama's top advisers.

Authorities warn identity thieves are now targeting children

Authorities are issuing a new warning for parents about thieves targeting children. They're using synthetic IDs.

Second Dallas nurse is released; Obama encourages health workers travelling to West Africa

President Obama is sending a message to American health care workers travelling to West Africa. He says he doesn't want fear to discourage them from helping suffering Ebola patients.

Will Democrats have control of the Senate after Election Day?

There's just a week to go until the midterm elections that could shift control of the U.S. Senate. From New Hampshire to Louisiana to Alaska, polls show Democratic incumbents in trouble.

OK beer delivery man called hero after tackling would-be robber

A man delivering beer is being hailed as a hero after he took down a would-be robber at a convenience store in Enid, Oklahoma, on Tuesday morning.

Unmanned NASA rocket explodes during launch in Virginia

An unmanned NASA-contracted rocket exploded early Tuesday evening along the eastern Virginia coast, causing a huge fireball but no apparent deaths.

Hawaii residents evacuate as lava slowly moves toward homes

Lava from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano is now within 70 yards of homes and could consume the structures within the next 24 hours. Residents of the village of Pahoa can only watch and wait.

Death with dignity: Brittany Maynard scratches off last item on bucket list

Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill woman who plans to take her own life November 1, has checked the last item off her bucket list. She visited the Grand Canyon last week.

TX cop in jail after offering to let woman out of ticket if he could 'lick and smell her feet

Texas authorities are looking for other potential victims after a Houston area school district police officer was accused of asking a woman for sexual favors in exchange for not taking her to jail.

IL couple united by lack of sight celebrates 50 years of marriage

A Decatur, Illinois couple is celebrating 50 years of wedded bliss, after a lack of sight brought them together. Rich and DeeDee Adams say communication is what allows their relationship to stand the test of time.

MA store owner tosses hot chili powder into eyes of would-be robbers

Two would-be robbers got a spicy surprise inside a Stoneham, Massachusetts convenience store. The two men walked into the store late Saturday night, looking to cash a winning scratch ticket, but something seemed off.

Mentally disabled teen found caged inside Michigan home

Michigan police have arrested a couple after finding a mentally challenged man locked in a caged bed in their Huron county home.