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11 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Washington school shooting leaves two dead, 3 in very critical condition

Two people, including a student gunman, died at Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle on Friday morning and three young people are in very critical condition, officials say.

12 minutes ago // BBC

world Fulham 3-0 Charlton Athletic

Hugo Rodallega scores twice as Fulham beat Charlton 3-0 to move out of the Championship relegation zone.

13 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Crumbs Bake Shop to reopen on Larchmont Boulevard on Tuesday

After closing all of its stores nationwide in July, Crumbs Bake Shop will reopen a location on Larchmont Boulevard on Tuesday. The company also recently opened a location on Broadway in the New York Garment District and at the Chicago Water Tower Place.

13 minutes ago // CBS

world New Facebook app encourages anonymity and talking to strangers

Rooms, a new iPhone app from Facebook, recalls the nameless, faceless chat rooms of old

15 minutes ago // Reuters

world Exclusive: Canada's financial intelligence agency gets 'useful' data after attacks

OTTAWA Reuters - Canada's financial intelligence agency asked institutions to quickly report suspicious transactions in the wake of two deadly attacks this week and has received data "useful to our intelligence efforts," a spokesman said on Friday.

17 minutes ago // CBS

world Photos of the week

The best images from the week's news, Oct. 17 - Oct. 24, 2014

18 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Now showing: 'Suffering for their art' films like 'Birdman' and 'Whiplash'

"The chief enemy of creativity," Pablo Picasso once said, "is good sense."

19 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Two Dead, Including Gunman, in School Shooting Near Seattle

Possible shooting at a Seattle area school. Watch KING coverage.

21 minutes ago // BBC

world 'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl

Health officials fear many people have been exposed to Mali's first Ebola victim, a girl who showed symptoms while travelling and has since died.

22 minutes ago // BBC

world Munster 14-3 Saracens

David Kilcoyne scores the only try as Munster defeat last year's beaten finalists to top European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1.

23 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Aaron Paul calls out Toys R Us for pulling 'Breaking Bad' figures

Aaron Paul isn't happy that Toys R Us pulled"Breaking Bad" action figures from its shelves under pressure from a petition launched by a Florida mom -- to the point where he's actively supporting a counter-petition asking the retailer to rethink its decision.

23 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Google Exec's 136,000-Foot Space Jump Breaks Record

Alan Eustace traveled a whopping 800 miles an hour during his fall, breaking the sound barrier.

27 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world The Gadarene Swine is a carnivore chef's complicated vegan venture

The pleasures of veganism, not so long ago the far frontier of meat-free dining, are not as elusive as they used to be. The strictures of raw-food enthusiasts, macrobiotic restaurants and paleo devotees make the demands of vegans, who demand only that their food be free of animal products, seem...

27 minutes ago // UPI

world Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a rocket-mounted nuclear warhead

Matt BradwellWASHINGTON, Oct. 24 UPI -- North Korea is believed to have developed the technology to rocket-mount miniaturized nuclear weapons, according to a top military official.

27 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Palestinian-American teenager killed during West Bank clashes with Israeli military

Israeli military say soldiers prevented an attack by opening fire on a Palestinian who was throwing firebombs at traffic Continue reading...

28 minutes ago // New York Times

world Body of Nathan Cirillo, Canadian Soldier Killed in Attack, Returns Home

A motorcade took Corporal Cirillo back to Hamilton, Ontario. A military funeral is to take place next week.

29 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Man kills brother, shoots sister then kills himself over inheritance

A La Quinta man killed his brother, shot his sister and then turned the gun on himself during a dispute over their mother's inheritance, police said Friday.

29 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Sweden calls off hunt for 'underwater craft'

Naval and amphibious forces ordered back to base as military says presumed intruder probably escaped into Baltic Sea.

30 minutes ago // BBC

world One killed in US school shooting

One person was shot dead and four students wounded by a student who also died at a school in the US state of Washington, police say.

30 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Iraq Struggles Against Islamic State Near Baghdad

The weakness of Iraqs U.S.-trained military is a growing international worry as Islamic State fighters threaten Baghdad, with attacks as close as 12 miles west of the capital.

31 minutes ago // ABC

world Mozambique's Ruling Party Wins Presidential Race

Mozambique ruling party wins presidential race, and opposition alleges vote irregularities

31 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Dozens die in Sinai army checkpoint attack

Egyptian president announces three days of national mourning after 26 soldiers are killed in gun and bomb attack.

31 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Hannah Graham's Remains Have Been Identified: Police

Human remains found during the search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham have been identified as those of the 18-year-old.

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Washington school shooting leaves two dead, 3 in very critical condition

Two people, including a student gunman, died at Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle on Friday morning and three people are in very critical condition, officials say.

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Son of woman killed over parking space recalls shocking violence

In a split second,Daniel Crable's fight to survive a knife attack in a crowded parking lot in Santa Fe Springs became his mother's struggle as she lay on the pavement bleeding from multiple stab wounds to her neck and back.

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Washington school shooting leaves two dead, 3 in very critical condition

Two people, including a student gunman, died at Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle Friday morning and three people are in very critical condition, officials say.

35 minutes ago // CBS

world J.K. Rowling to release new Potter story on Halloween

The Pottermore entry will offer a backstory for Dolores Umbridge as well as Rowling's own insight on the character

37 minutes ago // Reuters

world At least four dead in escape bid at model Dominican Republic jail

SANTO DOMINGO Reuters - At least four prisoners were killed and several others wounded by gunfire after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said on Friday.

42 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Mali Ebola victim travelled while contagious

WHO says many others could have been infected by two-year-old girl who travelled across country by bus before dying.

43 minutes ago // Reuters

world Lebanon army clashes with gunmen, kills two in Tripoli: sources

BEIRUT Reuters - Lebanon's army clashed with Sunni Islamist gunmen in the northern city of Tripoli on Friday, killing at least two of the militants, security sources said.

43 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: Day In Pictures 10.24.14

School Shooting In Washington State, 1st Ebola Case In NYC, Spider-Man Joins Hong Kong Protest.

44 minutes ago // CBS

world Madeleine Albright zings Conan O'Brien on Twitter

Former Secretary of State's friendly war of words with the comedian began with a tweet about Halloween costumes

47 minutes ago // Fox News

world Mozambique ruling party wins presidential race, and opposition alleges vote irregularities

Election officials in Mozambique say the ruling party's candidate, Filipe Nyusi, has won the presidential election with about 57 percent of the vote.

47 minutes ago // Reuters

world Drone strike in Yemen believed to be on al Qaeda positions

SANAA Reuters - A U.S. drone on Friday struck positions believed to belong to Sunni Muslim al Qaeda fighters near their battlefront with arch-rivals from the Shi'ite Muslim Houthi group, tribal sources said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.

49 minutes ago // UPI

world Ukraine intel service foils plot ahead of parliamentary elections

JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 24 UPI -- Ukraine's intelligence and law enforcement agencies have stopped a plot to disrupt Sunday's parliamentary elections.

50 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Ex-White House counsel Ruemmler off the list for attorney general

Former White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler has told the White House to take her off the list of potential nominees for attorney general, eliminating a leading, but likely politically divisive, contender for the post.