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Eberle powers Oilers past Hurricanes 6-3

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — It was just last week that the Edmonton Oilers and Carolina Hurricanes were the two remaining teams without a win in the NHL.

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Saturday 10/25/2014
Friday's Scores
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

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Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.

UNC's Williams: 'Very sad time' after fraud report
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday night it's a "very sad time" at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program "thought we were doing the right thing."

NC Lottery
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Friday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:

Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him.

School gunman was homecoming prince, students say
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others — including two of his cousins — before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.

Stock market's big seesaw gives investors pause
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors.

Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern California counties before the 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody.

Outgoing president's party leads Uruguay contest
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalization of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.

Hurricanes-Oilers Sums
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

Carolina 0 2 1—3
Edmonton 0 2 4—6

Brazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."

5-year-old NC boy avoids bumps due to illness
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

LENOIR, N.C. (AP) — Matthew Johnfroe, 5, sat in the living room floor with a blue marker scribbling away at a piece of paper. He drew two curlicues meant to be wheels, a box with the number 16 on it, and a figure with a circle for a torso and squares for arms and legs walking out of the box.

Seahawks look for trifecta against Panthers
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — In a bit of a scheduling quirk, the Seattle Seahawks keep finding their way to Charlotte to play the Carolina Panthers.

Friday 10/24/2014
Ex-mob boss gets 4 months for meeting friend
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A reputed former mob boss was ordered back to prison Friday for violating parole, and his lawyer complained that the FBI would pursue his client "to the grave."

NC Lottery
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Friday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:

Nevada puts stop to ridesharing Uber for now
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It didn't take long for Uber to come to a screeching halt in Nevada. District Court Judge James Russell in Carson City has blocked Uber from offering any rides in the state through at least Nov. 7. A hearing is set for Nov. 6.

NYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

NEW YORK (AP) — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday.

Marine death is 1st in campaign against IS
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has announced the first death of a U.S. military member involved in the campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.

Rick Perry at NC BBQ to help Senate hopeful Tillis
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

SMITHFIELD, N.C. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry urged North Carolina conservatives Friday to work to elect Thom Tillis' to the U.S. Senate, saying his arrival will usher in a Republican majority in the chamber that can force the hand of President Barack Obama to fortify American foreign policy.

Hong Kong protesters to vote on govt offers
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters' response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.

Google exec sets records with leap from near-space
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space.

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine of all medical workers and other arriving airline passengers who have had contact with victims of the deadly disease in West Africa.

Lava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

HONOLULU (AP) — A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii's Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts this week, frustrating some residents but giving officials a window of time to prepare.

Egypt declares emergency in northern Sinai
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

UNC beats Fayetteville State 111-58 in exhibition
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Justin Jackson scored 18 points to help North Carolina beat Fayetteville State 111-58 in its exhibition opener Friday night.

UNC beats Fayetteville State 111-58 in exhibition
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Freshman Justin Jackson scored 18 points to help North Carolina beat Fayetteville State 111-58 in its exhibition opener Friday night.

Feds: Nothing new on Tsarnaev, 3 slayings
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors said in a court filing Friday they don't have any new evidence that the brother of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was involved in a 2011 triple slaying and have no witness who will testify to what Tsarnaev knew about his brother and the killings.

Shipping company pleads guilty in molasses spill
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

HONOLULU (AP) — A shipping company pleaded guilty Friday to criminal charges from a 233,000-gallon molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor, but a federal judge said he wants to examine the legality of $600,000 in community service payments the company has agreed to pay.

Le Minh Thai, Vietnam war photographer, dies in US
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93.

Remains believed to be of missing Oklahoma teen
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into the Wild."

Oklahoma court resets execution dates for 2015
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma court has rescheduled the execution dates of three death row inmates for 2015 after the state said it needed more time to secure the necessary drugs and train the execution team on new protocols.

Remains belong to missing Virginia student
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her.

Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were:

World War II airmen fly again in storied B-29
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The bomber best known for dropping the atomic bombs on Japan also flew countless other raids. Karnig Thomasian's final mission on a B-29 Superfortress ended in flames when bombs collided and exploded in the air over Burma in 1945.

Government official identifies Washington state school shooter as student Jaylen Fryberg
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — Government official identifies Washington state school shooter as student Jaylen Fryberg .

Oklahoma inmate attacks lawyer, then gets life
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma inmate was sentenced Friday to three life prison terms without parole in the killings of two girls and his fiancee, but his punishment was delayed about an hour because he attacked one of his defense attorneys with a razor blade.

Jury says castrated sex offender should be freed
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California jury on Friday found that a castrated sex offender who preyed on young girls should no longer be considered a sexually violent predator and is eligible for release.

Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada's Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though officials told him to stop, Muslim leaders said Friday.

Seahawks trying to find right mix to get to QB
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — One of the hallmarks of the Seattle Seahawks' Super Bowl run was the ability to wreak havoc on quarterbacks.

After attacks, Canada balances security, openness
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada treasures its image as an orderly, open society, a place where the seat of government welcomes weekly public yoga sessions on its front lawn beneath a monument called the Peace Tower.

Ebola cases in New York and Mali fan travel fears
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:46 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation — Mali — renewed questions Friday about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease. The governors of New York and New Jersey went ahead and issued their own quarantine order.

Virginia set to host North Carolina in ACC matchup
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

The numbers suggest Virginia could find a cure for its offensive inconsistency on Saturday.

Radio host convicted of alleged $10 million fraud
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago lawyer who hosted a syndicated radio talk show has been found guilty of mortgage fraud in a scheme to defraud lenders out of nearly $10 million.

US halal food supplier indicted over beef exports
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The founder of a popular line of food products for observant Muslims has been charged with fraudulently shipping beef to Malaysia and Indonesia that didn't meet the countries' import requirements, federal prosecutors in Iowa said Friday.

Maxwell, Unger, Walters all out for Seattle
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger will miss his third straight game on Sunday with a foot injury, while kick and punt returner Bryan Walters will be out with a concussion.

Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 2:45 am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento County Sheriff says officer shot by assailant has died.