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Robert Downey, Jr. suits up for major role in "Captain America 3"

It looks like we may get to see Robert Downey, Jr. wear the Iron Man suit at least three more times. Variety reports that Downey is in final negotiations to appear in "Captain America 3".

Chrysler recalls 184,000 SUV's with airbag problem

 Fiat Chrysler is recalling 184,000 SUV's for a problem that could prevent the airbags from deploying.

Zuckerberg donates $25 million to fight Ebola

 Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg will donate $25 million to combat the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

El Salvador reports some damage after 7.4-magnitude quake

 A powerful 7.4-magnitude quake shook the Pacific coast of Central America on Tuesday, causing some damage and killing at least one person in El S

Man keeps childhood promise, splits Powerball jackpot with brother

A Bend man is in the running for the best brother ever. Eric Hale of Bend won a $1 million jackpot in the Sept. 24 Powerball drawing. He correctly picked five numbers, but missed the Powerball.

Man charged with child porn offers to be chemically castrated

A 54-year-old convicted sex offender offered up an unusual punishment in addition to jail time. Larry Hocken, of Davison, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography in June and will serve at least 12 years in jail.

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing

An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing Monday at San Francisco International Airport after a problem with an air duct caused some cabin panels to buckle, a spokesman said.

Coroner: Dad collapses on infant daughter, she survives 3 days

   It easily could have been a double tragedy, the coroner said.

Abandoned Connecticut ghost town up for sale

Anyone who has ever dreamed of owning their own town may have that chance. A village in the Moodus section of East Haddam is on the auction block after it has been deserted for years.