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Families asked to host visitors for pope's US trip
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Residents of the Philadelphia area are being asked to show some brotherly love to those traveling to the city to see Pope Francis next year....
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10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see....
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Expectant mom struck by car dies; baby born alive
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Authorities in Pittsburgh say a pregnant woman sitting outside a neighborhood drugstore was struck and killed when an elderly driver trying to park jumped the curb and pinned her against the wall....
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Ferguson fallout: Dozens arrested in Calif. unrest
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Police in Oakland and Los Angeles arrested scores of demonstrators during a third night of unrest linked to the shooting protest in Ferguson, Missouri....
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Ferguson grand jury papers full of inconsistencies
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was face-down on the ground when Officer Darren Wilson "finished him off." Still others acknowledged changing their stories to fit published details about the autopsy or admitted that they did not see the shooting at all....
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A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Thanksgiving eve brought relative quiet to Ferguson, with protests drawing the smallest crowd a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old....
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Ferguson protests dwindle as businesses regroup
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- As demonstrations in California heated up overnight, the robust protests in Ferguson dwindled in size and severity as Thanksgiving approached, a change from the days immediately following the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case....
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Obama's action fuels worry about immigration scams
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Advocacy groups barely waited for President Barack Obama to finish speaking about sweeping changes to the U.S. immigration system to start warning about scams....
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Family: Boy's fatal shooting could have been avoided
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the youngster would still be alive....
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Man who fell from ceiling naked held without bail
BOSTON (AP) -- A Boston man who police say fell naked through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Boston's airport and then assaulted an elderly man has been ordered held without bail pending a hearing next week....
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Holiday travelers greeted by cheap gas, storms
Some holiday travelers are giving thanks for the cheapest gas prices in years. But that's cold comfort to those beating a path through stormy weather, including a nor'easter affecting a wide swath of the East Coast....
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Affidavit: US man kept Syria travel plot secret
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- An 18-year-old Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join fighters with the Islamic State group had left some clues on Facebook that authorities said hinted at radical ideals but was still able to hide weeks of planning from his parents, according to recently unsealed court documents....
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Autopsy suggests beheading victim fought back
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- An autopsy shows the woman who was beheaded at an Oklahoma food-processing plant apparently tried to fight off her attacker, who had a serrated cooking knife....
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Sharpton gathers families of 3 men killed by cops
NEW YORK (AP) -- The parents of Michael Brown and relatives of two other unarmed black men killed by police officers joined hands with the Rev. Al Sharpton on Wednesday and prayed for justice amid days of protests over a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who killed Brown....
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4 people shot at Pennsylvania mall barbershop
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Four people have been shot at an eastern Pennsylvania strip mall barbershop where another shooting happened a day earlier....
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