Firefighters battle the flames from the King fire near Fresh Pond, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The blaze that started Sunday has consumed more than 18,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Arrest made for California wildfire

A man has been arrested on suspicion of arson in an out-of-control Northern California wildfire that has driven nearly 2,800 people from the…

Walmart file photo. (AP Photo)

Walmart joins the holiday hiring parade

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of 10 percent from l…

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Local hospitals plan for Ebola virus

- An urging from the nation’s health agency pushes hospitals to examine their infectious disease protocol – especially the handling of the d…

A photo of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson hangs on a wall as people walk past before the start of an NFL football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Minneapolis. Peterson was indicted in Texas on Friday for using a branch to spank one of his sons. He turned himself in early Saturday at a jail in Montgomery County, was processed and released, and deactivated by the Vikings for Sunday's game. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

Vikings bar Peterson from team activities

Vikings owner Zygi Wilf says the team “made a mistake” in bringing back Adrian Peterson following his indictment on a felony child-abuse cha…