Wreckage from Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo is shown in this still image captured from KNBC video footage from Mojave, California October 31, 2014. REUTERS/KNBC-TV

Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during test flight

LOS ANGELES - A suborbital passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic company crashed during a test flight at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California, killing one crew member and seriously injuring the other.  Full Article 

Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs; BoJ move adds fuel to rally 5:24pm EDT

NEW YORK - The Dow and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday and other indexes posted strong gains for a second week after the Bank of Japan's surprise move to ramp up its stimulus program.

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power speaks during a Reuters Newsmaker panel discussion, "The Ebola Crisis: How it Arose and What you Need to Know," in New York October 31, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Ebola: How it arose and what you need to know

At a Reuters Newsmaker event and panel in New York, U.S Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power said current federal rules balance the public's fear with science.  Video 

People embrace as they stand near ballot boxes during a parliamentary election at a school gym in the village of Semyonovka near Slaviansk, eastern Ukraine, October 26, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Ukraine’s vote proves Putin wrong

More than 40 percent of the vote in this past weekend’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine went to two liberal, pro-European parties, one headed by President Petro Poroshenko.  Commentary 

Eric Matthew Frein exits the Pike County Courthouse with police officers after an arraignment in Milford, Pennsylvania, October 31, 2014.  REUTERS/Mark Makela

Frein appears in court after $10 million manhunt

MILFORD Pa. - A bruised and gaunt Eric Frein, captured after a seven-week manhunt for the suspected killing of a Pennsylvania trooper, was held without bail after facing murder charges in court.  Full Article 

California state worker Albert Jagow (L) goes over his retirement options with Calpers Retirement Program Specialist JeanAnn Kirkpatrick at the Calpers regional office in Sacramento, California October 21, 2009.  REUTERS/Max Whittaker

How to get out of debt

Financial adviser Eric Brotman offers strategies for cutting debt from student loans and elder care -- and how to avoid money woes in the first place.  Video