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  • ‘Don’t know’ if Brown was shot with hands up

    FERGUSON, Mo. – An unarmed 18-year-old whose fatal shooting by police has sparked rancorous protests in suburban St. Louis suffered a bullet wound to ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Ebola health care workers battle death, heat, rumors

    LONDON – Doctors and nurses fighting Ebola in West Africa are working 14-hour days, seven days a week, wearing head-to-toe gear in the heat of muddy c ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Less shake from artificial quakes, federal study says

    WASHINGTON – Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than n ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Indian poachers threaten lesser-known animals

    NEW DELHI – Wildlife poachers, hindered by India’s efforts to protect majestic endangered animals including tigers and rhinos, have begun to think sma ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Former Sen. Jeffords dies at 80

    MONTPELIER, Vt. – Former Vermont U.S. Sen. James Jeffords, who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an ind ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Credibility concerns in Missouri shooting probe

    FERGUSON, Mo. – The Missouri prosecutor overseeing an investigation into the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has deep family roots among p ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Obama on Ferguson: Time to listen, not just shout

    WASHINGTON – Calling for understanding in the face of racially charged anger, President Barack Obama said Monday that the vast majority of protesters ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • 'Don't know' if Missouri teen shot with hands up

    FERGUSON, Mo. – A Missouri teenager fatally shot by police suffered a bullet wound to his right arm that may indicate his hands were up or his back wa ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Federal autopsy ordered in Missouri teen's death

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Attorney General Eric Holder on Sunday ordered a federal medical examiner to perform another autopsy on a black Missouri teenager whos ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 10:04 pm
  • 2 dead, 2 hurt in Arkansas freight train collision

    Two Union Pacific train crew members were killed and two others were injured when two freight trains collided head-on in northeast Arkansas early Sund ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Kurdish forces retake parts of Iraq's largest dam

    IRBIL, Iraq – Aided by U.S. and Iraqi airstrikes, Kurdish forces Sunday wrested back part of Iraq's largest dam from Islamic militants who had capture ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • In Liberia, Ebola fears rise as clinic is looted

    MONROVIA, Liberia – Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital's largest slum after residents raided a quarantine center for ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 9:53 pm
  • Ukraine says troops have entered rebel-held city

    KIEV, Ukraine – Army troops have penetrated deep inside a rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine in what could prove a breakthrough development in t ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 9:06 pm
  • Elderly former sex slaves want solace, help from pope

    SEOUL, South Korea – Lee Yong-soo hopes a meeting Monday with Pope Francis will provide some solace for the pain that still feels fresh more than seve ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 9:02 pm
  • Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Missouri, ended with tear gas and seven arrests, after police dressed in r ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 8:40 am
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