Top 5 On the Go: Friday October 9

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It's the evening of Friday, October 9 and these are the top stories you need to know right now on AOL.com.


1. Train hero recovering after California stabbing, in 'good spirits'
The soldier who helped prevent a terrorist attack on a Paris train earlier this year, said he is in "good spirits" today after being stabbed several times in his hometown on Thursday.

2. Worst floods may be over on coast, official says
South Carolina officials announced today that the worst flooding may be over as water levels continue to decrease, however some could stay above flood stage for up to a week.

3. UN diplomat charged by US for bribe scheme gets $2 million bail
A federal judge set bail at $2 million for a U.N. diplomat who was charged by the U.S. in a bribery scheme despite the fact that he was flagged as a flight risk.

4. 1 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at Northern Arizona University
A Northern Arizona University freshman killed one fraternity member and wounded three others in a violent confrontation after he was hit in the face.

5. Russia just handed ISIS a 'big win' in Syria's largest city
Russian airstrikes drove out anti-regime rebels and indirectly helped ISIS militants get within a mile of Syria's largest city.

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In this courtroom sketch, Jeff C. Yin, from left, Federal Defender Sabrina Shroff, defendant Heidi Park, defendant Francis Lorenzo and attorney Michael Himmel sit at an arraignment, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, in New York. John Ashe, a former U.N. ambassador from Antigua and Barbuda who served in the largely ceremonial post as head of the 193-nation assembly from September 2013 to September 2014, faces tax fraud charges in what authorities call a conspiracy with several others. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara announces an indictment against six United Nations individuals during a news conference, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 in New York. Former United Nations General Assembly President John Ashe accepted more than $500,000 in bribes from a Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople in exchange for help obtaining lucrative investments and government contracts, according to federal court documents unsealed Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2013, file photo, Ambassador John Ashe, of Antigua and Barbuda, the President of the General Assembly 68th session, speaks during a news conference at United Nations headquarters. Former United Nations General Assembly President Ashe accepted more than $500,000 in bribes from a Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople in exchange for help obtaining lucrative investments and government contracts, according to federal court documents unsealed Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
This photo released by Northern Arizona University Police Department shows a police mug shot of Steven Jones, who was arrested in a shooting on campus Friday morning, Oct. 9, 2015, in Flagstaff, Ariz. An overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into violence Friday when the freshman at Northern Arizona University opened fire on four fraternity members, killing one and wounding three, authorities said. (Northern Arizona University Police Department via AP)
Bouquets and a cards sit on the front step of the home of Colin Brough, the student killed in a shooting at Northern Arizona University, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, in Castle Rock, Colo. Brough, who graduated from Castle View High School in Castle Rock, died in the shooting in which three others were wounded. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Two people embrace outside a Northern Arizona University student dormitory, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, in Flagstaff, Ariz., after an early morning confrontation between two groups of students escalated into gunfire. (AP Photo/Josh Biggs)
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2015 file photo, Air Force Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone sits in the Oval Office of the White House during a meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington. An Air Force spokesman said on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, that Stone, who helped subdue an attacker on a Paris-bound train in August, is in stable condition after being stabbed in California. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
LANDOVER MD, SEPTEMBER 20: Airman Spencer Stone, who was one of the heroes that stopped a terrorist attack on a French train was introduced during the Washington Redskins defeat of the St. Louis Rams 24 - 10 at FedEx Field in Landover MD, September 20, 2015. (Photo by John McDonnell/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
Dr. J. Douglas Kirk, chief medical officer at UC Davis Medical Center, speaks to members of the media about the condition of Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone after surgery, in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Stone, who helped stop a terror attack on a French train in August, was stabbed and wounded, but is expected to survive. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Bryan Allen works to remove wet drywall from a friend's flood-damaged home Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 in Columbia, S.C. It could take until the weekend for the threat of flooding to ease in storm-tattered South Carolina. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
George Jenkins, with the South Carolina Department of Transportation, calls to officials asking whether to close Dorchester Road as floodwaters caused by high tide begin to flood the road again at Sawmill Branch Canal in Summerville, S.C., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Dorchester Road had just recently been opened to traffic but officials were still having problems with rising floodwaters. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)
In this photo taken on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, Syrian army personnel load howitzers near the village of Morek in Syria. The Syrian army has launched an offensive this week in central and northwestern Syria aided by Russian airstrikes. (AP Photo/Alexander Kots, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Photo via AP)
In this photo made from the footage taken from Russian Defense Ministry official web site, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, a Russian navy ship launches a cruise missile in the Caspian Sea. Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said four Russian navy ships in the Caspian launched 26 cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria.(Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)
In this photo made from the footage taken from Russian Defense Ministry official web site, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, a Russian navy ship launches a cruise missile in the Caspian Sea. Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said four Russian navy ships in the Caspian launched 26 cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria.(Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)
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