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Ferguson protesters across US peaceful, disruptive

Ferguson protesters across US peaceful, disruptive

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri , grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day ...

Ferguson businesses torched in overnight protests

Ferguson businesses torched in overnight protests

FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) — Angry crowds poured into the streets of Ferguson within minutes of news that a grand ...

Obama: Americans want ‘new car smell’ in 2016

Obama: Americans want 'new car smell' in 2016

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama says voters want a "new car smell" in the 2016 White ...

For Obama, a bumpy road to immigration orders

For Obama, a bumpy road to immigration orders

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's sweeping immigration executive orders cap a turbulent, six-year quest to make headway on ...


National

Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus 6 pies

Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus 6 pies

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday’s basics. There’s thyme-roasted turkey and honey-baked ham,…
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Full holiday menu for Obamas; 6 pies for dessert

Full holiday menu for Obamas; 6 pies for dessert

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday’s basics. There’s thyme-roasted turkey and honey-baked ham,…
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International

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s government says 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates stormed an infirmary amid disturbances…
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Mexico president announces anti-crime crackdown

Mexico president announces anti-crime crackdown

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s president announced a nationwide anti-crime plan on Thursday, the same day police found the partly burned bodies of 11 men dumped on the side of…
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Science & Technology

EU piling pressure on Google to change ways

EU piling pressure on Google to change ways

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union institutions are piling pressure on Google to change the way it operates its business and applies EU rules. The European parliament on Thursday approved a…
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How much do you know about how the Internet works?

How much do you know about how the Internet works?

WASHINGTON (AP) — We may be the Internet generation. But we don’t know much about how it works. A new Pew Research Center survey released Tuesday found most people can…
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Israeli official: Gas attacks continue in Syria

Israeli official: Gas attacks continue in Syria

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel’s defense chief says Syrian armed forces have continued to use poison gases against civilians. Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon (MOH’-shuh YAH’-uh-lohn) was asked at a…
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Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – America’s top military officer said Wednesday the U.S. threat to withdraw all troops out of Afghanistan if no security pact is signed may encourage the…
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Against odds, Chicago school aims for championship

Against odds, Chicago school aims for championship

Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s first all-black high school is the city’s first public school team to advance to the Illinois football playoff finals in 32 years. The Phillips…
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For some, location of Brown’s hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown’s hands irrelevant

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown’s death — a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a…
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Diplomats make trade deal to cut red tape, poverty

Diplomats make trade deal to cut red tape, poverty

GENEVA (AP) — The World Trade Organization has pulled off a major deal that could boost global commerce by $1 trillion annually after years of negotiation. Diplomats says the deal…
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OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

VIENNA (AP) — OPEC oil ministers meeting in Vienna on Thursday are in a bind. Prices are plunging — and in the short term, the cartel may not be able…
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