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Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson and looting after a grand jury decided not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brown....
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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving - an effort that comes as Macy's, the holiday's quintessential retailer, is allowing its workers to choose whether to work that day....
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Protests against Ferguson decision grow across US
People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb....
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Thanksgiving travelers contend with rain, snow
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year posed special challenges in the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contended with a nor'easter packing rain and snow....
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2 FBI agents shot, wounded in St. Louis area
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- An FBI spokeswoman says two special agents have been shot in St. Louis County and that the incident isn't directly related to the Ferguson protests....
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Cleveland to release video of boy shot by officer
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cleveland police planned to release surveillance video from an officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who turned out to be carrying a replica gun....
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A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown spoke publicly for the first time about the confrontation, and for the second straight night crowds poured into the streets of Ferguson to protest a grand jury's decision not to indict him....
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Broken elevator traps disabled Connecticut residents
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Disabled and other residents are trapped in their six-story building in Connecticut due to a broken elevator that may not be fixed for up to a month....
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Owner of destroyed Massachusetts strip club sues
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- The owner of a strip club destroyed in a natural gas explosion in Massachusetts has sued the utility for $5 million....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Black Friday gun buys test background check system
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) -- Black Friday isn't just when shoppers rush to stores for holiday sales. It's also one of the busiest days of the year for gun purchases....
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Protesters clear out as Ferguson streets calm down
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Police have dispersed protesters from the streets of Ferguson after second night of demonstrations following a grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown....
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Prosecutor faces new criticism over Ferguson case
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- He criticized the media. He talked about witness testimony that didn't match physical evidence. And he did it at night, as a city already on edge waited to learn if a grand jury would indict a white Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old....
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AP PHOTOS: Turkey farmers connect with NYC buyers
WEST WINFIELD, N.Y. (AP) -- On a cold and rainy November morning, farmers Mary Carpenter and Paul Dench-Layton waded arm-in-arm into the large soggy paddock that's home to their Broad Breasted Whites, nearly 250 gobbling, barking, and bumbling Thanksgiving turkeys....
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Developers look to create underground NYC park
NEW YORK (AP) -- Visitors from around the world are drawn to New York City's High Line, an elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks transformed into an urban sanctuary of flowers, grasses and trees....
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