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Man leads police to pregnant girlfriend's body

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say a central Ohio man beat his pregnant girlfriend with a baseball bat, strangled her and buried her before leading police to the woman's body days later.

St. Louis encephalitis case confirmed in Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Health officials in Jacksonville have issued a mosquito-borne illness after a case of St. Louis encephalitis has been confirmed.

Surveillance Cameras Catch Armed Robber In The Act

Columbus Police were searching for a robbery suspect in east Columbus. Get the details.

EXCHANGE: McHenry County focus on end-of-life care

MCHENRY, Ill. (AP) — Sitting in a hospital bed at Centegra Hospital - McHenry, a hospital chaplain walked 84-year-old Teresa Guardi through the different life-sustaining measures the hospital can take - ventilators, dialysis, CPR and feeding tubes.

More than $560K spent on doctor ballot measure ads

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A ballot measure that could give patients in South Dakota more choice of doctors within their health insurance networks has attracted more than $560,000 in spending on television ads to sway voters ahead of Election Day.

Threat to break isolation in Liberia over food

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Dozens of people quarantined for Ebola monitoring in western Liberia are reportedly threatening to break out of an isolation center because they have no food.

Rwanda cancels Ebola screenings for US, Spain

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Rwanda's minister of health is reversing a decision she made to require visitors who had been in the U.S. or Spain during the previous 22 days to report their medical condition to Rwandan authorities daily.

House Dem campaign arm spends almost $2M daily

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats' campaign arm spent almost $1.8 million each day during the first half of this month.

Frost Advisory In Effect Thursday Morning

Doppler 10 Meteorologist Mike Davis says a Frost Advisory is in effect Thursday morning. Get the details.

Eye exams, glasses offered to low-income students

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — School children in some of Delaware's poorest communities are about to get a clearer vision of their future.

BC-10 Things to Know for Thursday,October 23,ADVISORY

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Purdue getting regional nutrition/obesity center

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has chosen Purdue University to be the site of one of four regional centers for research into nutrition education and obesity prevention.

Pharmacy students giving free flu shots

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — College of Pharmacy students at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center are giving free flu shots to homeless people who participate in a community outreach program in Memphis.

Lowcountry Food Crawl highlights healthy eating

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Lowcountry Food Crawl is giving residents in the Charleston area three days of healthy, local eating.

Tenn. health officials preparing for Ebola cases

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee health care officials say they have implemented appropriate practices to handle any Ebola cases.

Police: Texas suspect to be mentally evaluated

CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — A Central Texas man who police say fatally injured a disabled woman at an adult day center they attended will be mentally evaluated.

Defense in 3 Ohio slayings seeks prosecutor change

CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for a sex offender charged with killing three women near Cleveland want a special prosecutor to handle the potential death penalty case.

Rock attack victim overwhelmed on return to Ohio

UNIONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A middle school teacher from Ohio who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a Pennsylvania highway overpass onto her vehicle says she was overwhelmed by family and friends who welcomed her home.

Ohio prisoner with leprosy moved from hospital

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An inmate diagnosed with leprosy has been released from Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and transferred to a state prison department medical facility in Columbus.

State improvements planned for southeast Ohio park

LOGAN, Ohio (AP) — State officials have announced plans to revamp campsites and renovate cabins at a state park in southeast Ohio.

Dubai cuts profile as Mideast plastic surgery hub

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai, the emirate known for its celebration of over-the-top glamour and luxury, is racing ahead to dominate the Middle East's plastic surgery market with plans to attract half a million medical tourists in six years.

Oklahoma State researcher awarded $3M grant

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The National Institutes of Health has awarded an Oklahoma State University professor a $3 million grant to conduct research that might offer parents more help soon after they learn their child has cancer.

Hospital offers options to blood transfusions

MIAMI (AP) — A Miami hospital is opening a clinic for patients opposed to receiving blood transfusions.

Schumacher's doctor sees progress after injury

PARIS (AP) — A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck his head in a ski accident says he is no longer in a coma and predicted a possible recovery within three years.

TV runner-up Aiken seeks win in NC House race

ERWIN, N.C. (AP) — Clay Aiken still attracts a crowd 11 years after he became a national TV sensation. But finishing second in a bid for Congress won't cut it.