Summary LOS ANGELES - Blake Griffin doesn't know whether or not he would have put himself in the same position years ago. Instead of dishing the ball, he took the foul from Thunder center Steven Adams, sank two crucial free throws and helped lead the Clippers to an opening night win against the Thunder.
Summary Fabulous! A million British Muslims already choose to wear a poppy in November. As the project's founders are keen to point out, it's been launched exactly 100 years to the day since the first Muslim soldier was awarded the Victoria Cross for bravery.
Summary HAWLEY, Pa. - Eric Frein, the suspected cop-killer who for six weeks was the target of a Poconos manhunt involving more than 1,000 law enforcement officers, surrendered Thursday after being discovered in an open field near an abandoned airplane hangar, officials said.
Summary Ever since smoking pot became ubiquitous among American teenagers in the 1960s, parents have struggled with how to talk to their children about it and how to protect them from its negative effects. "The first time I ever smoked," she said, "my dad rolled a joint and handed it to me and told me, 'Go in the backyard and don't go anywhere. I'll make you nachos in an hour.' " The next day, her parents helped her secure a card to access medical marijuana.
Summary The show had some very public ups and downs and a significant change in cast, but co-star Jon Cryer pulled through it all, reports CBS News Ben Tracy. "I'm gonna be that guy just sitting out in front of the lot."
Summary The King Charles Cavalier spaniel named Bentley is in quarantine at an abandoned Navy base in Dallas. City spokeswoman Sana Syed said Thursday that the dog has tested negative for Ebola and that his 21-day quarantine -- the Ebola incubation period -- ends Saturday. Pham was released from her own quarantine Oct. 24.
Summary Some people exposed to the Ebola virus quickly sicken and die. The same sort of thing happened in mice that died from the flu, although those genes, Tie1 and Tek, did not appear to be involved in the influenza deaths, Dr. Rasmussen said. Then there is the question of how to transport the tissue to the United States.
Summary Marchand had a hand in all three Bruins goals, assisting on Adam McQuaid 's second-period tally before beating Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth for the tying and winning goals. In the second period, the Bruins outshot the Sabres 10-3, but two of Buffalo's offerings found the back of the net.
Summary The history: A boy burned alive in the stables, a small girl was "pushed" out of a maid's arms and down the stairs by a mysterious unseen force, and most recently in 1961, the gardener was shot by a young man who was obsessed with the film Psycho.
Summary Pledges to deploy 2,000 African health workers have remained largely that -- promises. "They said countries like Liberia feel totally abandoned by the rest of Africa and shut off from the rest of the continent," he told The Associated Press . "But I think the AU should not only have led the response but also the requests to the international community."
Summary This year's two contested races can't compare to the big midterm battles in Colorado. Given outside money in recent school board elections in Denver, Douglas and Jefferson counties, it is not surprising to see it at the state level, said Kevin Welner, director of the National Education Policy Center at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Summary The Washington Post's picks of local distinguished homes on the market. Ford, the original owner of the 1905 house, worked in the State and Treasury departments before serving as chief of manuscripts at the Library of Congress. In 2010, the home was the site of the DC Design House .
Summary NEW YORK -- The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon.