MAN WHO ALLEGEDLY CONFESSED TO KILLING SEVEN WOMEN IN INDIANA FACES CHARGES IN A SECOND DEATH *

43-YR-OLD DARREN VANN WAS CHARGED WED IN THE DEATH OF 35-YEAR-OLD ANITH JONES, WHOSE BODY WAS FOUND IN AN ABANDONED HOUSE IN GARY SAT NIGHT *

SHE HAD LAST BEEN SEEN OCT 8 *

VANN APPEARED IN COURT WED ON MURDER CHARGES STEMMING FROM THE DEATH OF 19-YR-OLD AFRIKKA HARDY *

VANN REFUSED TO ANSWER QUESTIONS IN COURT AND WAS FOUND IN CONTEMPT *

PALESTINIAN MOTORIST DRIVES INTO CROWDED JERUSALEM TRAIN STATION, KILLING A THREE-MONTH-OLD BABY GIRL AND WOUNDING EIGHT OTHER PEOPLE *

ISRAELI AUTHORITIES ARE CALLING THE INCIDENT A TERROR ATTACK, SAYING THE DRIVER DELIBERATELY STRUCK THE CROWD *

JERUSALEM'S MAYOR SAYS THE BABY GIRL AND HER PARENTS, WHO WERE INJURED IN THE ATTACK, ARE U.S. CITIZENS *

THE STATE DEPT HAS CONDEMNED THE ATTACK AND HAS CALLED ON PALESTINIANS AND ISRAELIS TO "AVOID ESCALATING TENSIONS" *

PRES OBAMA EXTENDS NEW INVITATIONS TO AFGHANISTAN'S RECENTLY INAUGURATED LEADERS TO VISIT THE WHITE HOUSE EARLY NEXT YEAR *

OBAMA SPOKE WED WITH PRES ASHRAF GHANI AHMADZAI AND CHIEF EXEC ABDULLAH ABDULLAH *

WHITE HOUSE SAYS THEY DISCUSSED STRENGTHENING AFGHAN SECURITY FORCES, U.S. AND REGIONAL SUPPORT FOR AN AFGHAN-LED PEACE PROCESS, BUDGETARY REFORMS AND AFGHANISTAN'S LONG-TERM FISCAL OUTLOOK *

PRES OBAMA INITIALLY OFFERED INVITATIONS TO BOTH MEN AFTER THEY TOOK OFFICE LAST MONTH *

IN A TELEVISED ADDRESS, CANADA'S PRIME MIN STEPHEN HARPER SAYS WED'S ATTACK IN OTTAWA AND A HIT-AND-RUN ATTACK EARLIER THIS WEEK ARE GRIM REMINDERS THAT CANADA IS NOT IMMUNE TO TERRORISM *

HARPER VOWS "CANADA WILL NEVER BE INTIMIDATED" *

HARPER SAYS THE TWO, SEPARATE ATTACKS WILL STRENGTHEN CANADA'S RESOLVE TO WORK WITH ALLIES AROUND THE WORLD TO FIGHT TERRORISM *

FED SAFETY OFFICIALS URGING OWNERS OF NEARLY 8 MIL CARS AND TRUCKS TO HAVE THEIR AIR BAGS REPAIRED BECAUSE OF FAULTY INFLATOR MECHANISMS *

ON WED, THE NATL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMIN ADDED 3.1 VEHICLES TO ITS INITIAL WARNING COVERING 4.7 MIL CARS AND SUVS *

WARNING INCLUDES CERTAIN MODELS MADE BY BMW, CHRYSLER, FORD, GM, MAZDA, HONDA, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, SUBARU AND TOYOTA *

A GUNMAN AT THE CANADIAN PARLIAMENT COMPLEX KILLS ONE SOLDIER IN A SUSPECTED TERROR ATTACK *

THREE OTHER PEOPLE WERE WOUNDED IN WED'S ATTACK BUT HAVE SINCE BEEN RELEASED FROM THE HOSPITAL *

THE CANADIAN-BORN GUNMAN WAS SHOT AND KILLED BY A SERGEANT-AT-ARMS, AND HAS BEEN ID'D BY CANADIAN AUTHORITIES AS 32-YR-OLD MICHAEL ZEHAF-BIBEAU *

PRES OBAMA HAS OFFERED TO PROVIDE ANY ASSISTANCE CANADA NEEDS IN RESPONDING TO THE ATTACK *

THE INCIDENT FOLLOWS THREATS BY ISIS TO TARGET CANADA OVER ITS DECISION TO JOIN THE U.S.-LED COALITION *

THE SHOOTING ALSO COMES ONE DAY AFTER A SOLDIER WAS FATALLY RUN OVER BY A QUEBEC MAN WITH JIHADIST SYMPATHIES, PROMPTING CANADA TO RAISE ITS DOMESTIC TERROR THREAT LEVEL TO MEDIUM *

THERE'S BEEN NO CLAIM OF RESPONSIBILITY FOR WED'S ATTACK *

PRES OBAMA SAYS HE'S MORE OPTIMISTIC ABOUT THE EBOLA SITUATION IN AMERICA *

STATEMENT FOLLOWS THE FULL RECOVERY OF THE TV NEWS CAMERAMAN WHO CONTRACTED EBOLA IN LIBERIA *

ASHOKA MUKPO HAD BEEN AT A NEBRASKA HOSPITAL SINCE OCT 6 *

TWO DALLAS NURSES BEING TREATED FOR EBOLA ARE ALSO REPORTEDLY RECOVERING *

AMBER VINSON'S FAMILY SAYS DOCTORS COULDN'T DETECT EBOLA IN HER BLOOD AS OF TUES, AND NINA PHAM HAS HAD HER CONDITION UPGRADED FROM FAIR TO GOOD *

A NEW HARVARD UNIV STUDY FINDS COLLEGES ARE IMPROPERLY RESPONDING TO ATHLETES' CONCUSSIONS *

STUDY COMES MORE THAN FOUR YEARS AFTER THE NCAA BEGAN REQUIRING UNIVERSITIES TO DEVELOP A CONCUSSION EDUCATION AND MANAGEMENT PLAN *

BUT THE SURVEY FOUND NEARLY ONE IN FIVE COLLEGES EITHER LACKS THE REQUIRED MANAGEMENT PLAN OR HAS NOT EDUCATED ITS STAFF WELL ENOUGH TO KNOW IF ONE EXISTS *

SECRET SERVICE APPREHENDS A MAN WHO JUMPED OVER THE WHITE HOUSE FENCE WED *

A SPOX FOR THE SECRET SERVICE SAYING THE MAN WAS UNARMED *

LATEST INCIDENT COMES ABOUT A MONTH AFTER AN INTRUDER JUMPED THE FENCE AND SPRINTED INTO THE PRESIDENTIAL RESIDENCE CARRYING A SMALL KNIFE *

FALLOUT FROM THAT INCIDENT PROMPTED A REVIEW OF SECURITY AT THE WH AND THE RESIGNATION OF SECRET SERVICE DIRECTOR JULIA PIERSON *

U.S. MILITARY CONDUCTS FOUR AIRSTRIKES ON THURS AGAINST ISIS *

THE AIRSTRIKES TARGETED OIL WELLS NEAR THE SYRIA-IRAQ BORDER *

OIL FIELDS SERVE AS A MAJOR SOURCE OF INCOME FOR ISIS *

ON WED, THE U.S.-LED COALITION LAUNCHED AIRSTRIKES NEAR THE SYRIAN BORDER TOWN OF KOBANI, WHERE KURDISH FIGHTERS ARE BATTLING ISIS MILITANTS *

THOSE STRIKES DESTROYED ISIS FIGHTING POSITIONS, VEHICLES, A BUILDING AND A LOGISTICAL CENTER *