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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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)
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