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  • Thanksgiving travelers contend with rain, snow

    MINEOLA, N.Y. – One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year posed special challenges in the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor as tr ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Calorie counts to appear with many prepared foods

    WASHINGTON – Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad ba ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence

    PITTSBURGH – Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson, a white police off ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Protesters return to riot-scarred Ferguson streets

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Protesters returned to the riot-scarred streets of Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after crowds looted businesses and set fire to buildings ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Grand jury focused on key fatal Ferguson ‘tussle’

    FERGUSON, Missouri – Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson officer Darren Wilson testified that they were f ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown shootings get different Obama reactions

    WASHINGTON — Two unarmed black teenagers shot dead. Two very different reactions from President Barack Obama.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus at chain restaurants, supermarkets and more

    WASHINGTON — Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:27 pm
  • Google's developing spoon that helps people with tremors, Parkinson's disease eat

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Helium: It gives New York City's Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade a lift

    NEW YORK — It'll never rank up there with turkey and pumpkin pie, but for millions of Americans the Thanksgiving experience just wouldn't be the same ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday 2014 for deals in shopping

    NEW YORK (AP) — Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.An analysis of sales data and st ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Mexican boy recovering after huge tumor removed in New Mexico hospital

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An 11-year-old Mexican boy with a massive tumor who drew international attention when U.S. officials helped him get treatment in N ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Sex offenders accused of murdering, raping 4 women debated killing final victim, transcript shows

    SANTA ANA, Calif. — Late at night, the two convicted sex offenders exchanged text messages debating whether to kill their next victim or spare the lif ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:23 am
  • 'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume, 'Casablanca' piano fetch more than $3M

    NEW YORK — The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie "Casablanca" each sold for over $3 million ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's resignation comes at messy moment for U.S.

    WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is resigning at a particularly tough time for U.S. foreign and defense policy, with one war ending, another ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Most police shootings don't end with prosecutions

    WASHINGTON — A Missouri grand jury's decision to spare police officer Darren Wilson from criminal charges is the latest in a long line of police shoot ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:10 am
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