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Flare-Up: Ferguson Protesters Torch Police Car After Calm

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:25am
The second night of protests in Ferguson, Missouri, began turning violent Tuesday night when protesters set a police car on fire.






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Ferguson Protesters Unleash Rage From Coast to Coast

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:41pm
Anger at the Missouri grand jury's decision in the Michael Brown shooting case continued to reverberate around the country Tuesday.






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Cleveland to Release Video in Police Shooting of Boy, 12

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:10pm
Tamir Rice died early Sunday after Cleveland police shot him in the torso. Rice had been carrying a BB gun that looked like a real gun, police said.






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Fire Kills 24 in Chinese Coal Mine

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:03pm
A fire in a state-owned coal mine in northeast China killed 24 workers and injured 52 other people Wednesday, government media said.
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Judges OK Gay Marriage in Arkansas and Mississippi

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 9:20pm
Federal judges have struck down same-sex marriage bans in Mississippi and Arkansas, opening the way to gay nuptials in the Deep South.






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Judge Strikes Down Arkansas Gay Marriage Ban

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 9:20pm
A federal judge on Tuesday struck down Arkansas’ same-sex marriage ban, meaning it could become the 36th state to allow gays and lesbians to wed.






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'StealthGenie' Spyware Seller Fined $500,000

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:48pm
A man who advertised and sold the notorious StealthGenie mobile spyware has pleaded guilty, walking free but earning himself a $500,000 fine.
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'Clean Conscience': Ferguson Cop Says 'Did My Job Right'

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:26pm
Details from the first interview with the officer who shot Michael Brown are emerging.






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Misery Map and Other Tips for Travel During Wild Weather

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:21pm
With a big storm moving in on the east, the military opens up restricted airspace to make room for commercial flights, as travelers take precautions.
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Michael Brown Sr.: Grand Jury 'Crucified' My Son's Character

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:17pm
The dad of an unarmed black teen killed by a white police officer in Missouri says his son’s character was “crucified” during grand jury proceedings.
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Wooden Handle Found Intact on 5,500-Year-Old Stone Ax

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:15pm
An archaeological survey of sites for an undersea tunnel project in southern Denmark has turned up a stunning find.
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Obama: Policing Needs to Be 'Fair and Applied Equally'

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 8:02pm
President Obama addresses the frustrations of the protesters in Ferguson and across America.






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Most Americans With HIV Missing Treatment, CDC Says

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:23pm
HIV drugs can keep patients healthy, but most Americans with the virus are missing out, a startling new study finds.






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Ungodly: Michael Brown Sr.'s Church Burned in Ferguson

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:01pm
The pastor does not think the culprits are the same people who set fire to a dozen other structures.






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Watch Live: Ferguson Protests Across the Country

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:58pm
Stringwire users are sharing the live, on-the-ground response to the grand jury decision in their towns.
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Beam Me Up: 90K Messages Will Be Transmitted to Mars

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:33pm
Radio telescopes will beam tens of thousands of messages to Mars to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of Red Planet exploration.
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Nurse Who Had Ebola Asks Bridal Shop for Refunds

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:30pm
Amber Vinson's request that the store refund $480 in dress payments by her bridesmaids said the request feels like a slap in the face.
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Nurse Who Had Ebola Asks Bridal Shop for Refunds

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:30pm
Amber Vinson's request that the store refund $480 in dress payments by her bridesmaids said the request feels like a slap in the face.






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Judge Agrees to Delay Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:23pm
Hernandez, a former New England Patriots football player, is accused of murder in the fatal shootings of two people in 2012.






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Flournoy Withdraws From Defense Sec. Consideration

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:19pm
Michele Flournoy has told the White House that she is not a candidate for Secretary of Defense, officials confirm to NBC News.






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