NC MAN WHO TRIED TO JOIN THE FIGHTING IN SYRIA PLEADS GUILTY TO TERRORISM CHARGES *

44-YR-OLD DONALD RAY MORGAN WILL BE SENTENCED IN FEB AFTER PLEADING GUILTY WED TO ATTEMPTING TO PROVIDE MATERIAL SUPPORT TO A FOREIGN TERROR ORG AND ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF FIREARM *

MORGAN, WHO WAS ARRESTED IN AUG AT JFK AIRPORT IN NY FOR POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY A FELON, FACES UP TO 15 YEARS IN PRISON AND A $250,000 FINE *

MAINE GOV PAUL LEPAGE (R) SAYS QUARANTINE NEGOTIATIONS WITH NURSE WHO RETURNED TO THE STATE AFTER TREATING EBOLA PATIENTS IN WEST AFRICA HAVE BROKEN DOWN *

LEPAGE SAYS THE STATE WAS WILLING TO AGREE TO AN ARRANGEMENT TO ALLOW KACI HICKOX TO GO FOR WALKS, RUNS AND BIKE RIDES WHILE PREVENTING HER FROM ACCESSING PUBLIC PLACES OR COMING WITHIN THREE FEET OF OTHERS *

LEPAGE SAYS THE DISCUSSIONS HAVE FAILED, AS HICKOX CONTENDS THE CONFINEMENT VIOLATES HER RIGHTS *

HICKOX SAYS SHE HAS NO SYMPTOMS AND POSES NO RISK TO THE PUBLIC *

PLANE CRASH AT WICHITA'S MID-CONTINENT AIRPORT LEAVES AT LEAST FOUR PEOPLE DEAD *

THE TWIN-ENGINE PLANE LOST POWER SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF AND CRASHED INTO AN AIRPORT BUILDING *

FIVE PEOPLE WERE ALSO INJURED IN THE ACCIDENT *

GOP LAWMAKERS CALL ON THE OBAMA ADMIN THURS TO SUSPEND DETAINEE TRANSFERS FROM GUANTANAMO BAY *

REQUEST FOLLOWS A FOX NEWS REPORT THAT AS MANY AS 20 TO 30 FORMER GITMO PRISONERS ARE SUSPECTED BY U.S. INTEL AND DEFENSE OFFICIALS OF JOINING ISIS AND OTHER TERROR GROUPS INSIDE SYRIA *

OF THE 620 DETAINEES RELEASED FROM GITMO, 180 HAVE RETURNED OR ARE SUSPECTED TO HAVE RETURNED TO THE BATTLEFIELD *

SOURCE TELLS FOX NEWS THERE ARE 149 DETAINEES STILL AT GITMO, WITH ALMOST 90 BEING FROM YEMEN *

80 DETAINEES CURRENTLY ARE ELIGIBLE FOR TRANSFER *

NATL GUARD TROOPS DEPLOYING TO A RURAL HAWAII TOWN AS LAVA APPROACHES THE VILLAGE'S MAIN ROAD *

MORE THAN 80 TROOPS WILL HELP PROVIDE SECURITY IN PAHOA VILLAGE ON THE BIG ISLAND *

THE LAVA FLOW FROM THE KILEAUA VOLCANO IS ABOUT 500 FEET FROM PAHOA VILLAGE ROAD *

N KOREA SAYS IT'S INVITED THE EU'S TOP HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICIAL TO VISIT THE COUNTRY *

HOWEVER, PYONGYANG SAYS IT WILL WITHDRAW RECENT OFFERS OF VISITS TO U.N. RIGHTS OFFICIALS UNLESS A U.N. RESOLUTION ON N KOREA REMOVES ANY REFERENCE TO THE INTL CRIMINAL COURT BEFORE SAT *

U.N. EARLIER THIS YEAR RELEASED A REPORT DETAILING WHAT IT SAID WERE VAST HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES IN N KOREA, WARNING LEADER KIM JONG UN COULD BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE *

N KOREA BROKE OFF PREVIOUS HUMAN RIGHTS DISCUSSIONS WITH THE EU IN 2003 *

PA AUTHORITIES CAPTURE 31-YR-OLD ERIC FREIN, WHO IS ACCUSED OF KILLING ONE STATE TROOPER AND SERIOUSLY INJURING ANOTHER IN AN AMBUSH OUTSIDE THE BLOOMING GROVE POLICE BARRACKS ON SEPT 12 *

FREIN, WHO ALLUDED AUTHORITIES FOR 48 DAYS, SURRENDERED THURS TO U.S. MARSHALS IN AN ABANDONED AIRPLANE HANGAR *

HE'S ACCUSED OF KILLING CPL BRYON DICKSON AND WOUNDING TROOPER ALEX DOUGLASS IN THE SEPT 12 ATTACK *

PIKE COUNTY D.A. SAYS HE WILL SEEK THE DEATH PENALTY AGAINST FREIN, WHO FACES SEVERAL CHARGES INCLUDING FIRST DEGREE MURDER, HOMICIDE OF A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, ATTEMPTED MURDER AND POSSESSION OF WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION *

TWO TEENS ARE SUING MALAYSIA AIRLINES AND THE MALAYSIAN GOVT FOR THE LOSS OF THEIR FATHER ON FLIGHT 370, WHICH DISAPPEARED EIGHT MONTHS AGO *

IT'S THE FIRST LAWSUIT FILED BY THE FAMILY OF ONE OF THE FLIGHT'S PASSENGERS *

THE TEENS ARE ACCUSING THE AIRLINE AND MALAYSIAN GOVT OF NEGLIGENCE AND OTHER CHARGES, SAYING MORE COULD HAVE BEEN DONE TO ENSURE A SAFE FLIGHT *

THE AIRLINER WAS CARRYING 239 PEOPLE FROM KUALA LUMPUR TO BEIJING WHEN IT DISAPPEARED *

A RENEWED SEARCH FOR FLIGHT 370 IS UNDERWAY IN THE INDIAN OCEAN *

THE NFL IS CALLING FOR THE DISMISSAL OF A LAWSUIT CLAIMING TEAM OFFICIALS ACTED WITHOUT REGARD FOR PLAYERS' LONG-TERM HEALTH *

THE LAWSUIT, FILED BY FORMER PLAYERS, SAYS TEAM OFFICIALS GAVE THEM POWERFUL PAINKILLERS AND DRUGS TO KEEP THEM IN THE GAME *

THE NFL ARGUING IT'S NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MEDICAL DECISIONS OF ITS 32 TEAMS *

THE NFL ALSO SAYING THE TWO-YEAR STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS CLAIMING PERSONAL INJURY HAS EXPIRED *

A FED JUDGE IN KANSAS CITY, KS IS SET TO HEAR A CHALLENGE TO THE STATE'S GAY MARRIAGE BAN TODAY *

THE AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION IS REQUESTING AN ORDER TO FORCE KANSAS TO ALLOW SAME-SEX MARRIAGES *

HEARING COMING NEARLY ONE MONTH AFTER SCOTUS REJECTED APPEALS FROM FIVE OTHER STATES WANTING TO UPHOLD GAY MARRIAGE BANS *