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CT school gets 2 new robots to help special needs students

Windsor, CT (FoxCT) -- A school in Windsor is hiring some new employees, but they're a bit different than the typical teacher.

MI teen charged with plotting to murder family

A 15 year-old girl, accused of trying to kill her family, made a second court appearance Friday.

Boyfriend of nurse refusing quarantine speaks out

(CNN) -- The boyfriend of a Maine nurse who defied an Ebola quarantine is speaking out, saying isolating returnees from West Africa will affect their partners as well.

Preemies at one Los Angeles hospital aren't missing out on the treats

Even though Halloween will be filled with candy, you won't see anything sweeter than the tiniest trick-or-treaters at one Los Angeles Hospital.

Pennsylvania police capture accused cop killer Eric Frein after weeks long manhunt

A 48-day manhunt for one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives came to an end Thursday evening at an abandoned Pennsylvania airport. U.S. marshals took accused cop killer Eric Frein into custody without incident.

CA residents claim to see face of Jesus in smoke above fire rescue

Does video of a dramatic house fire video show the face of Jesus? The scene was recorded at a Fresno, California duplex, showing the flames and a Good Samaritan rescuing a man from the burning unit.

Is the GOP on a roll going into Election Day?

President Obama headed to Maine Thursday to campaign, with more polls showing his Democrats unlikely to keep control of the Senate in next week's election.

Plane crashes into Wichita Airport building, killing four

At least four people are dead and several more injured after a small plane crashed into the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport Thursday.

Nurse Kaci Hickcox defies quarantine, goes for bike ride near ME home

As treatment continues right now for America’s only Ebola patient, so does the debate over how to handle those coming back to the country at risk.

VIDEO: Motorcyclist survives head on collision with deer

An Albuquerque, New Mexico man slammed into a deer at 65 miles per hour while riding his motorcycle, and lived to tell the tale.

UW researchers create software to track Ebola outbreaks

A joint program between the University of Washington's School of Public Health and Public Health Seattle and King County is preparing to deploy software to better track disease outbreaks, including Ebola.

KY man speaks on his battle with breast cancer

When you think about men and cancer, prostate cancer is probably the first thing that comes to mind. We leave October to mammograms and women's breast.

Dermatologists are worried about the increase of tanning beds on college campuses

A new study finds 12-percent of the top colleges and universities in the United States have tanning facilities located right on campus.

What went wrong on the Antares rocket launch?

The launchpad at Wallops Island, Virginia looks like a bomb struck, and in a way it did when something went wrong on the Antares rocket launch that ended in a spectacular explosion Tuesday evening.

ME authorities threaten to arrest nurse Kaci Hickox if she leaves her home

The fight over mandatory Ebola quarantines and how to handle international aid workers returning from West Africa has intensified.