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Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of case
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Attorneys for Michael Brown's family vowed Tuesday to push for federal charges against the Ferguson police officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old, and they renewed calls for peace following a night of violent protests in which several businesses burned to the ground....
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5 children killed in South Texas house fire
EDNA, Texas (AP) -- Authorities say five children were killed when a fire engulfed their South Texas mobile home and partially collapsed the roof, which made rescue attempts impossible....
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La. teacher pleads not guilty in group sex case
HAHNVILLE, La. (AP) -- A 32-year-old teacher accused of participating in group sex with a 16-year-old student and another faculty member has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of having carnal knowledge of a juvenile....
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Window washer fights for life after 11-story fall
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A 58-year-old window washer who fell 11 stories from a building onto a moving car is "fighting for his life" and opens his eyes when relatives speak to him, his family said....
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2nd day of rallies across US after Ferguson news
People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in some U.S. cities for a second day Tuesday, even as others were still cleaning up vandalism from the night before....
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Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence
Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown....
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Protesters block highways, bridge in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Hundreds of protesters angry about the Ferguson grand jury decision have disrupted traffic for several hours in downtown St. Louis by blocking major intersections, an interstate highway and a Mississippi River bridge connecting the city to Illinois....
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No homicide charge against NY mom in girl's death
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York special-education teacher who was accused of killing her severely disabled daughter by neglecting her is no longer facing a homicide charge....
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Police: Students ran high school prostitution ring
VENICE, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say two southwest Florida high school students organized a prostitution ring of students from nearby high schools....
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U.Va. looks at alcohol as factor in sex assaults
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- A University of Virginia board on Tuesday honed in on alcohol as a contributing factor in sexual assaults on campus, with one member calling for more aggressively enforcing the law banning underage drinking....
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Woman who faked son's cancer gets probation
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- A suburban Denver woman who collected tens of thousands of dollars in charitable contributions after lying about her 6-year-old son having cancer was sentenced Tuesday to five years of probation and 90 nights in jail....
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Rain, snow could mess up Thanksgiving travel
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- Thanksgiving travelers scrambled to change their plans and beat a storm expected to bring snow, slush and rain to the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor Wednesday on one of the busiest, most stressful days of the year....
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Ohio attorney suspended over hypnosis allegations
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A Cleveland-area attorney accused of hypnotizing women for his sexual pleasure has been immediately suspended by the state Supreme Court....
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Prosecutor: Lawyer had sex with captive girl, 14
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia lawyer had sex several times with a 14-year-old girl in the conference room of his downtown office after former clients holding her captive brought her there during business hours, authorities said....
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Longtime AP reporter Juan Carlos Llorca dies at 40
EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Juan Carlos Llorca, a veteran Associated Press journalist who covered immigration and the drug war along the U.S.-Mexico border, and whose reporting on illegal international adoptions helped prompt national reforms in Guatemala, has died at age 40....
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