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Wife, Son Of Islamic State Leader Reportedly Detained In Lebanon

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Lebanese authorities say they detained the wife and son of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi near the border with Syria. The two are being interrogated.

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GOP Staffer Resigns After Comments About Obama Daughters

Monday, December 01, 2014

Elizabeth Lauten criticized the first daughters for their actions and appearance during a Thanksgiving Day turkey pardon last week.

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Russian Ruble Plummets, And 4 Other Oil-Slump Related Headlines

Monday, December 01, 2014

Slumping oil prices are continuing to have global economic repercussions. At home, that means lower gas prices, but in other countries more dependent on oil, the effects are serious.

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Hong Kong Police Repel Protesters' Run On Government Complex

Monday, December 01, 2014

Reneging on a weeks-long understanding with the government, students tried to storm the chief executive's headquarters. Police were able to push back protesters.

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Obama To Ask For $263 Million For Police Body Cameras, Training

Monday, December 01, 2014

President Obama has been meeting with civil rights leaders and other officials to discuss mistrust of police in communities of color. Obama is announcing a task force on "21st century policing."

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Ferguson Documents: What Michael Brown's Friend Saw

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Dorian Johnson is a shadow figure in the Michael Brown case. Aside from police Officer Darren Wilson and Brown, he had the closest look at what happened. This is his story.

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Justice Ginsburg Has Heart Procedure, Is Resting Comfortably

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the leader of the court's liberal wing, is 81 years old. Doctors inserted a stent in her right coronary artery to address a blockage.

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University Of Virginia Apologizes To Student Who Says She Was Gang-Raped

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Rolling Stone magazine published a harrowing account of a campus rape that's shaken the university. "Nothing like it should ever happen again," UVA President Teresa Sullivan said on Tuesday.

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Messy Winter Storm Snarls Thanksgiving Travel

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hub airports in the middle of the country are choked with delays, while a tenth of the flights at some Northeast airports aren't taking off at all. Meanwhile, drivers are navigating slushy roads.

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Ferguson Documents Focus On 90 Key Seconds

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The prosecuting attorney in St. Louis County has released thousands of pages of documents from the Michael Brown case that offer differing accounts of the 90-second confrontation between Officer Darren Williams and Brown, which ended in Brown's death.

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Ferguson Documents: The Physical Evidence

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Officer Darren Wilson fired a total of 12 shots during his Aug. 9 encounter with 18-year-old Michael Brown. Of those, at least six hit Brown, killing him, evidence released Monday showed.

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Ferguson Documents: What The Witnesses Saw

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The big questions in this case include whether police Officer Darren Wilson felt threatened and whether Michael Brown had his hands up. Witnesses differ on what they say they saw.

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Ferguson Documents: How The Grand Jury Reached A Decision

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The grand jury was presented with hours of testimony and thousands of pages of documents. Their job was to decide if there was enough probable cause to bring charges against officer Darren Wilson.

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Ferguson Jury: No Charges For Officer In Michael Brown's Death

Monday, November 24, 2014

"No probable cause exists" to file any indictments against police Officer Darren Wilson, St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch said Monday night.

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Will Step Down, Once Successor Is Confirmed

Monday, November 24, 2014

The news comes as troops pull out of Afghanistan and begin a new offensive against the Islamic State. "Hagel was not seen as a very forceful secretary of defense," NPR's Tom Bowman says.

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With Long-Term Deal Elusive, Iran Nuclear Talks Are Extended

Monday, November 24, 2014

The two sides had set a deadline of today to hammer out a deal, curbing Iran's nuclear programs. Instead, Western powers and Iran agreed to a second extension of talks.

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Investigation Begins Of Fatal Police Shooting Of 12-Year-Old

Monday, November 24, 2014

A police officer fired on 12-year-old Tamir Rice because they mistook a replica gun for a real one. A family friend asked why police couldn't have used less lethal force.

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With Deadline Looming, Whispers Of Extension Begin In Iran Nuclear Talks

Sunday, November 23, 2014

The two sides have been trying to hammer out a historic accord curbing Iran's nuclear programs, but with less than 24 hours before a self-imposed deadline, there is still no news of a deal.

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First (Lots Of) Snow, Now Rain And Flooding Threaten Western New York

Sunday, November 23, 2014

By Monday, Buffalo could see a high temperature of 60. Authorities warned that the quickly-melting snowpack could cause some serious flooding.

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12-Year-Old Boy Carrying Replica Gun Dies After Cleveland Officer Shoots

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Police say they asked the boy to put his hands up; instead he reached for his waist-band and one officer shot twice. The boy died at the hospital.

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