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Ferguson rally marks 3 weeks since Brown's death
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Hundreds converged on Ferguson on Saturday to march for Michael Brown, the unarmed black 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police officer three weeks ago to the day. His death stoked national discourse about police tactics and race, which the rally's organizers pledged to continue....
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NYC union: Cops not to blame for drugged-out death
NEW YORK (AP) -- Officers shouldn't be held responsible for the death of a drugged-out man in police custody, the head of a police union said Saturday....
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People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man
BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) -- Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police....
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Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long way to go....
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Mother of boy who brought gun to school sentenced
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) -- The mother of a Washington state boy who brought a gun to school that went off in his backpack and critically wounded a classmate will spend more than a year behind bars....
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Witnesses testify in fatal dog attack case
LAPEER, Mich. (AP) -- A witness told a judge during a preliminary examination for the owners of two dogs that fatally mauled a jogger that he had to shoot at the animals to make them flee....
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St. Louis officer retires amid inquiry into video
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Police say a suspended St. Louis County officer who had been assigned to patrols in Ferguson has retired amid a review of 2012 video in which the officer calls himself "a killer" and makes incendiary comments about religion and U.S. political leaders....
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Girl, 9, dies, was trapped in sand at Oregon beach
LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (AP) -- Police in the Oregon coastal town of Lincoln City say a 9-year-old girl trapped when a sand hole collapsed on her has died....
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California appeals teacher tenure ruling
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or raise the standards for obtaining them....
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NYC police investigate tot's death after day care
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police are investigating the death of a 14-month-old girl after she was picked up from day care....
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Corvette Museum to completely fill in sinkhole
A massive sinkhole that swallowed eight prized sports cars won't be a permanent attraction at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky....
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Few women in construction; recruiting efforts rise
NEW YORK (AP) -- Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour. Now, at 36, she's back in the classroom - in safety glasses and a T-shirt - learning how to be a carpenter....
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In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goal
NEW YORK (AP) -- A city home-repair program has been sprinting to meet a self-imposed deadline to signal a turnaround in Superstorm Sandy recovery, and officials say they're positioned to pass their test of rebuilding both houses and confidence....
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6 die in fire at eastern North Carolina home
GARLAND, N.C. (AP) -- Authorities say six people have died in a house fire in eastern North Carolina....
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Girl, 3, drowns in pool; brother, 4, is critical
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) -- A 3-year-old girl has drowned in a backyard swimming pool in New York, and her 4-year-old brother has been rushed to the hospital in critical condition....
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