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Police officer injured in Jacksonville

Police say an officer is recovering after flipping her vehicle when she swerved to avoid hitting an animal in the road while on her way to a homicide call. The Florida Times-Union (http://bit.ly/1uyOcRi ) reports Officer J.M. Hall suffered minor injuries in the Tuesday morning crash. Police say the crash ...

File-This Oct. 10, 2014, file photo shows Malala Yousafzai speaking during a media conference at the Library of Birmingham, in Birmingham, England, after she was named as winner of The Nobel Peace Prize.  The Pakistani teenager, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls’ education will be honored in Philadelphia. Yousafzai will accept the Liberty Medal on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the National Constitution Center. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira, File)

Nobel laureate to be honored in Philadelphia

When Malala Yousafzai visits Philadelphia to accept an award for her efforts to promote girls' education, she will do so as the world's youngest Nobel laureate. Organizers of the Liberty Medal ceremony didn't know that would be the case when they decided months ago to honor the Pakistani teenager. But ...

4 Fantasy 5 players win $96,937 jackpots

Two "Fantasy 5" game players have selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot of $96,937 each. The Florida Lottery said Tuesday the winning tickets were purchased in Haines City and Palm Bay. The 264 tickets matching four numbers won $164 each. Another 7,949 tickets matching three numbers won ...

Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs. At the end of ...

Scott and Crist set to clash in final debate

Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist are squaring off in their final debate. The debate, which starts at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, will be held at the studios of Jacksonville television station WJXT. It will be broadcast live on CNN. Last week's live debate drew national ...

Panhandle woman accused of impersonating officer

A woman is accused of impersonating a law enforcement officer when she walked through a Florida RV park threatening to lock up unruly juveniles and place witnesses in protective custody. The News Herald of Panama City (http://bit.ly/ZEgstr ) reports 40-year-old Morcia Dawn Lowery walked the grounds of Smuggler's Cove RV ...

5 Things to Know in Florida for Oct. 21

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. 2 PERUVIANS CONVICTED IN US TELEPHONE FRAUD CASE A mother and son from Peru have been convicted of multiple U.S. fraud, conspiracy and extortion charges stemming from a scam targeting Spanish-speaking people. The Justice ...

Tampa aquarium officials make visit to Cuba

Leaders from The Florida Aquarium in Tampa visited Cuba to discuss a possible partnership with the Havana's National Aquarium. The Tampa Tribune (http://bit.ly/1CPbsiG ) reports no officials documents were signed during the weekend visit, but those representing the aquarium believe the trip was a success. Vice President Margo McKnight says ...

Home where babies' bodies found being torn down

The squalid Massachusetts house in which the skeletal remains of three dead infants were found last month is to be torn down. The Board of Health in the city of Blackstone ordered the demolition, which was scheduled to begin Tuesday and expected to take two days. Erika Murray, the woman ...

Fairfax County Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Morrogh, left, with Fairfax City Police Chief Carl Pardiny, speaks to reporters during a news conference in front of the Fairfax City Police station in Fairfax, Va., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. The suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington, in 2005. The indictment against Jesse L. Matthew Jr. was handed up by a Circuit Court grand jury in Fairfax County and includes a charge of attempted capital murder, according to the indictment. Matthew, 32, is being held in Charlottesville, Va., on a charge related to the Sept. 13 disappearance of Hannah Graham, an 18-year-old from northern Virginia.  (AP Photo/Matthew Barakat)

Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape

Authorities have brought additional charges against the man accused of abducting an 18-year-old college student in Virginia: the abduction, rape and attempted capital murder of a 26-year-old woman in a Washington, D.C. suburb. A Circuit Court grand jury in Fairfax County on Monday handed up the new indictment against Jesse ...

CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients. Officials on Monday night released the advice, which health workers had pushed hard for after two Dallas nurses became infected while caring for the first person diagnosed with the virus ...

Body products on display at the Whole Foods in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. There’s a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street. Wander through the grocery store and check out the shelves where some detergents, hand lotions and clothing proclaim organic bona fides. Absent an Agriculture Department seal or certification, there are few ways to tell if those organic claims are bogus. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood items

There's a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street. Wander through the grocery store and check out the shelves where some detergents, hand lotions and clothing proclaim organic bona fides. Absent an ...

2 Peruvians convicted in US telephone fraud case

A mother and son from Peru have been convicted of multiple U.S. fraud, conspiracy and extortion charges stemming from a scam targeting Spanish-speaking people. The Justice Department said Monday that 35-year-old Juan Alejandro Rodriguez Cuya was convicted by a federal jury in Miami of 26 conspiracy, fraud and extortion charges. ...

Teen, 13, pulled over in stolen front-end loader

Police say a 13-year-old runaway in north Florida stole a front-end loader and began driving down the interstate with the idea of going to Fort Lauderdale. The Marion County Sheriff's Office says the boy ran away Sunday morning and went looking for a vehicle to steal at a nearby construction ...

Closing arguments set in trial of Tsarnaev friend

Closing arguments were scheduled in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Robel Phillipos is charged with lying to the FBI about being in Tsarnaev's dorm room at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth while two other friends removed a backpack containing fireworks and other potential ...

IN Lottery

These Indiana lotteries were drawn Monday: Cash 5 04-09-13-30-41 (four, nine, thirteen, thirty, forty-one) Estimated jackpot: $348,500 Poker Lotto QC-4D-3H-5H-7H (QC, 4D, 3H, 5H, 7H) Quick Draw Midday 15-19-21-24-26-33-34-35-38-40-47-52-53-54-58-64-70-71-73-80 (fifteen, nineteen, twenty-one, twenty-four, twenty-six, thirty-three, thirty-four, thirty-five, thirty-eight, forty, forty-seven, fifty-two, fifty-three, fifty-four, fifty-eight, sixty-four, seventy, seventy-one, seventy-three, eighty) Daily ...

Freida Pinto attends "The Homesman" premiere during the 67th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 18, 2014, in Cannes, France.

Photos: Oscar de la Renta gowns grace the red carpet

Jennifer Lawrence, Penelope Cruz, Scarlett Johansson and other celebrities have worn Oscar de la Renta designs on the red carpet. Check out some of his most iconic looks.

In this May 7, 1970, file photo, model-socialite Penelope Tree, right, wears a peasant wool shallie in dark print, as does the unidentified model at left, with fringed Babushka of headwear, at the showing of the Oscar de la Renta Fashion collection in New York.

Photos: Oscar de la Renta's creations through the years

Oscar de la Renta's specialty was evening gowns, and celebrities from Penelope Cruz and Sarah Jessica Parker to former first ladies Laura Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton wore his creations.

File-This April 12, 1976, file photo shows Reverend Ernest W. Angley, Faith Healer from Grace Cathedral, Norfolk, Va. A newspaper reports that the Ohio televangelist advised church members not to have children, encouraged people to shun those who leave the fold and used free labor at his for-profit businesses. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Bruce Colwell)

Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion

Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Akron-area congregation by advising them not to have children, shunning those who leave the church and using free labor at his for-profit buffet restaurant and television station, according to a two-month newspaper investigation. The Akron Beacon Journal published a series of ...

A photo of Louis Armstrong is framed by his trumpet at the Louis Armstrong House Museum on Friday Oct. 17, 2014 in New York. The image is part of the collection from photographer Jack Bradley, whose close friendship with Armstrong gave him unrestricted access to make thousands of photographs of the great jazz musician.  A portion of his collection is featured in a new exhibition opening Tuesday at the Louis Armstrong House Museum in Corona, Queens. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend

Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Bradley had unrestricted access to his hero for 12 years, documenting him through thousands of photographs and saving Armstrong's sound recordings, fan letters — ...

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