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Pictures: Cardinals take Game 1 of the NLDS over the Cubs

ST. LOUIS (AP) John Lackey outpitched old teammate Jon Lester, allowing two hits into the eighth inning, and rookies Tommy Pham and Stephen Piscotty each homered late as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Chicago Cubs with a 4-0 victory Friday night in the opener of their NL Division Series.

In front of a standing room only crowd of 47,830 — the second-largest at 10-year-old Busch Stadium —…

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Pictures: Cubs-Cardinals fans arrive at Busch Stadium before Game 1 of NLDS

The excitement is always something special during the postseason for St. Louis Cardinals fans outside Busch Stadium.  We caught these fans before Game 1 of the NLDS.  The fan base even included a wedding party.

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Pictures: Game 2 of the ALDS between the Astros and Royals

Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning, reliever Wade Davis got replay help for a key pickoff in the ninth and the Kansas City Royals rallied from a three-run hole to beat the Houston Astros 5-4 on Friday, evening their AL Division Series at a game apiece.

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Notable food recalls

Whole Foods is recalling some of its Papillon organic Roquefort cheese after a sampling by the FDA found listeria monocytogenes in a wheel of the cheese. Here are some other notable food recalls.

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Pictures: Springfield's McBride elementary decorates doors for 'Fall Festival'

Pick a door.  Which one do you like the best?  Classrooms at McBride Elementary celebrated its 'Fall Festival' by decorating doors.

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Student kills 1, injures 3 in Ariz. campus shooting

Police say confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly early Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students, killing one.

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Historical 'facts' that we get wrong

Some of the most widely known historical facts are anything but. Much of what people accept as authentic history is often rife with misinformation. Consider these examples from CNN of history that many people get wrong.

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Late night TV hosts through the years

Take a look back at memorable late night hosts through the years.

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Orphaned baby brushtail possum snuggles with toy kangaroo

Photos of an orphaned baby brushtail possum cuddling with a stuffed toy kangaroo at an Australian wildlife hospital has given the Internet a major case of the feels.

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Past Nobel Peace Prize winners

The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its "decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in the country in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011." Take a look at past winners of the coveted award.

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2015 Nobel Prize winners

See who won Nobel Prizes in 2015 for achievements in Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, Economics and Peace.

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The Nobel Prize: Fast facts

As more of this year's Nobel Prize winners are revealed, find out more about the 103-year-old awards for physics, chemistry, medicine, literature, economics and peace.

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7 food mashups that seem gross but are tasty

Fusion is far too delicate a phrase to describe these wild food mashups. Some will leave you horrified but others will make you wonder why you didn't think of it first.

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10 lazy ways to save money

Whether you're saving for a college fund, a retirement fund or just for a rainy day, check out these easy tips to boost your finances.

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On this day: October 9

The Washington Monument opens to the public, John Lennon is born, Che Guevara is executed, and President Barack Obama wins the Nobel Peace Prize, all on this day.

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Pictures: Houston Astros take Game 1 against the Kansas City Royals in ALDS

The Houston Astros struck early with three runs in the first two innings, then held off the Kansas City Royals in Game 1 of the America League Division Series.

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Which presidential candidate's supporters have worst grammar?

A new study by the proofreading app Grammarly reveals varying grammar skills on Facebook among the supporters of the 19 presidential candidates. But whose supporters came out on top and who ranked at the bottom?

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2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame finalists

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the 2016 nominees for induction.

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FIFA corruption scandal: What you need to know

With FIFA's disciplinary arm handing down provisional 90-day suspensions for three of its leading officials, including president Sepp Blatter, take a look at the corruption charges lobbed at the embattled soccer organization so far.

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Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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