President Barack Obama speaks a campaign event with  Democratic candidate for Wisconsin Gov. Mary Burke while at North Division High School in Milwaukee, October 28, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

Republicans have edge in midterm turnout war

WASHINGTON - Polling data shows Republicans are more certain they will vote, seeing their ballot as a way to voice disapproval of Obama's handling of the Ebola outbreak and Obamacare.  Full Article | Video 

Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs; BoJ move adds fuel to rally 4:38pm EDT

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

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Virgin Galactic ship crashes during test flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A suborbital passenger spaceship being developed by Virgin Galactic crashed during a test flight in the Mojave Air and Space Port in California.  Full Article 

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