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Ohio farm raises 2014 presidential turkey

More than 3,000 school children have traveled to Cooper Farms to visit the presidential flock since it was hatched on July 7. Two from the flock will be sent to the White House.

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Arrest made in northern Indiana stabbing death

State police say a suspect was taken into custody at the scene by Trail Creek police. The name of the person taken into custody is being withheld until formal charges are filed.

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Official hopes to save park’s trees from ash borer

Vigo County parks officials have chemically treated 125 ash trees in Fowler Park in hopes of saving them from damage by the invasive beetle that’s killed many thousands for trees in several states.

FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2014 file photo, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel briefs reporters at the Pentagon.   (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

Under pressure, Hagel steps as US defense chief

Hagel was the first enlisted military member to become secretary of defense. He served in the Vietnam War and received two Purple Hearts. President Obama is expected to announce his resignation Monday.

Niall Horan, from left, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles, of One Direction, pose in the press room with the awards for artist of the year, favorite pop/rock album for “Midnight Memories” and pop/rock band, duo or group at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

One Direction, Iggy Azalea shine at 2014 AMAs

One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.

Tom Kozaczka walks in his yard along the rushing Cazenovia Creek on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in West Seneca, N.Y. Western New York is preparing for potential flooding from melting snow following last week's snowstorms. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

Temperatures were expected to hit nearly 60 degrees on Monday, causing Buffalo area residents to prepare for evacuations caused by runoff from melting snow, and overflowing creeks.

Emergency personnel check a tour bus that had already crashed earlier in the day overturned just off Interstate 5 in Northern California, killing one person and sending dozens to hospitals near the Pollard Flat area in Redding, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. The bus, bound from Los Angeles to Washington, crashed on Interstate 5 north of Lake Shasta on Sunday morning. (AP Photo/The Record Searchlight, Alayna Shulman)

Fatal California bus crash is vehicle’s 2nd of day

A tour bus drifted off a Northern California interstate and crashed onto its roof, killing a 33-year-old man and injuring 30 others in the vehicle’s second collision in a day, authorities said.