Texas Man Arrested in Connection to Five Murders

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_fc4a53a12b.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (TERRELL, Texas) -- The person police believe to be responsible for the deaths of five people at four different locations in Terrell, Texas, has been arrested after an overnight manhunt. ABC News affiliate WFAA-TV reports that Charles Everett Brownlow Jr., 36, was apprehended around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday following a car chase with authorities. Brownlow is a suspect in the murder of a woman who was found in a home Monday with a fatal gunshot wound to the head. 

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Police: Colo. Girl Nearly Kidnapped by 'Predator' Through Window

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_37929a8c2a.jpgABC News | Aurora Police Dept. (AURORA, Colo.) -- An 8-year-old's cries for help after police say she was kidnapped from her bedroom probably saved her life and now authorities are asking the public's help to find the suspect. "We believe there is a predator out there, and he needs to be stopped. He needs to be caught," Aurora, Colo., Police Chief Dan Oates said at a news conference Monday.

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Penn State to Pay Nearly $60 Million to 26 Sandusky Victims

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_4ce9919f0a.jpgPatrick Smith/Getty Images (STATE COLLEGE, Pa.) -- Twenty-six victims of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will receive settlements totaling nearly $60 million from his one-time employer. University President Rodney Erickson called the agreements "another step forward in the healing process for those hurt by Mr. Sandusky, and another step forward for Penn State."

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Video Shows NC Fair Ride Moments After It Restarted, Injuring Five

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_7672347b39.jpgABC News (RALEIGH, N.C.) -- New video shows the horror and chaos moments after a ride at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds suddenly restarted as people were exiting, dropping some riders from heights that eyewitnesses estimated at 20 or 30 feet. The video, obtained exclusively by ABC News, shows an injured person being pulled away from the Vortex ride, which has been known for thrilling riders with its wild twirls and flips.

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A Year After Hurricane Sandy, NJ Residents Wait for Aid Money

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_444df7d381.jpgAndrew Burton/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- It's been almost one year since Hurricane Sandy sacked the East Coast, turning homes and businesses upside down, and though billions of dollars in aid has been promised to rebuild affected areas, most victims have yet to replace what the floodwaters swept away. Residents of New Jersey, where Gov. Chris Christie declared his state "open for business" before the summer season began, have waited longer than those in neighboring states for promised federal aid to help rebuild their homes.

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