Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. Full Story
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: 1.   Full Story
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Democratic challenger Shenna Bellows are clashing over issues like funding to fight Ebola, the war on terrorism and the best way to boost the economy.   Full Story
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his handling of the economy and government corruption under sharp criticism from Republican Rob Astorino Wednesday night during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.   Full Story
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The American Postal Workers Union is calling upon Harvard University's president to oppose a deal between Staples Inc.   Full Story
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service has apprehended a man who jumped over the White House fence.   Full Story
ATLANTA (AP) — Demonstrators who say they were taking part in a week of resistance to police brutality temporarily blocked rush hour traffic on a busy freeway through downtown Atlanta.   Full Story
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The National Park Service says vandalism has been found within five western national parks and officials are investigating vandalism reports at five other parks.   Full Story