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Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise

Friday, October 31st, 2014 9:00 a.m.

That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could. The cost of ingredients in chocolate bars is rising, and the nation's biggest candy makers have already warned of price hikes next year.

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Halloween costumes: Avoid Ebola, welcome Elsa

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 4:00 p.m.

Last-minute Halloween? No problem. I’m here to help. First of all, let’s agree that Ebola isn’t funny. Let’s not dress up in toxic containment suits or CDC workers.

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Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise

Friday, October 31st, 2014 9:00 a.m.

That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could. The cost of ingredients in chocolate bars is rising, and the nation's biggest candy makers have already warned of price hikes next year.

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Rescue teams recover body from collapsed trench

Friday, October 31st, 2014 8:47 a.m.

Crews have recovered the body of a 59-year-old man who died after a trench collapsed and buried him in suburban Detroit.

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2 rescued safely from flooding boat on Lake Erie

Friday, October 31st, 2014 6:23 a.m.

Two men have planted their feet safely back on shore after several Coast Guard crews rescued them off of a flooding boat in Lake Erie.

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Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 7:00 p.m.

Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola — chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug. That's one reason why doctors say this year it's especially important for patients to get their flu shots: Fewer flu cases could mean fewer Ebola false alarms.

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Police: Man wanted in Pennsylvania trooper ambush is captured

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 5:00 p.m.

Pennsylvania State Police, ending a seven-week manhunt, have captured a man accused of ambushing two troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other.

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Terminally ill woman may postpone taking her life

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 4:40 p.m.

A terminally ill woman who expects to take her own life under Oregon's assisted-suicide law says she is feeling well enough to possibly postpone the day she had planned to die.

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Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 4 dead

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 4:37 p.m.

A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing at least four people, injuring at least five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles around Wichita, officials and witnesses said.