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 *

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

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

THE DEAD ARE BELIEVED TO BE THE PILOT AND THREE PEOPLE INSIDE THE BUILDING *

FIVE PEOPLE WERE ALSO INJURED IN THE ACCIDENT *

MAN ACCUSED OF ABDUCTING UVA STUDENT HANNAH GRAHAM IS BEING ARRAIGNED ON AN UNRELATED SEXUAL ASSAULT CHARGE TODAY *

JESSE MATTHEW IS ACCUSED OF SEXUALLY ASSAULTING A 26-YR-OLD WOMAN NEARLY A DECADE AGO *

HE'S SET TO APPEAR IN FAIRFAX COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT VIA VIDEO FROM A JAIL NEAR CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, WHERE HE'S BEING HELD ON CHARGES RELATED TO THE GRAHAM CASE *

REMAINS BELONGING TO THE 18-YR OLD WERE FOUND NEARLY ONE WEEK AGO FOLLOWING A MONTH-LONG SEARCH IN VA *

EXPERTS SAY GAS PRICES LOOK READY TO DROP BELOW $3 DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST IN FOUR YEARS *

THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR A GALLON OF REGULAR HIT $3 TODAY *

EXPERTS ARE CREDITING THE FALL IN GAS PRICES TO A DECREASE IN CRUDE OIL COSTS *