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Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were in their marked New York Police Department cruiser on a Brooklyn street when a gunman opened fire on them, then fled to a subway station where he committed suicide. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the pa ...more

AP News - 11 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says a gunman who ambushed two officers in their car told two passers-by to "watch what I'm going to do."Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce says 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley talked to people on the s ...more

Reuters News - 14 mins ago

(Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Steelers clinched their first playoff berth in three seasons when they defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 20-12 on Sunday. The six-time Super Bowl champions had not qualified for the postseason since losing a wild-card ...more

Reuters News - 22 mins ago

(Reuters) - The Green Bay Packers secured a playoff place with their 20-3 win at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. The Packers (11-4) face the Detroit Lions next week with the NFC North title on the line. Both teams are already assured of a ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — NYPD: Ambush killer of 2 officers told passers-by 'watch what I'm going to do' ...more

AP News - 43 mins ago

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian polling firms have declared Beji Caid Essebsi, an 88-year-old official from previous regimes, as the winner of Sunday's presidential runoff, cementing his dominance over a country where his party already controls Parliame ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

WEST NEWBURY, Mass. (AP) — Mike Mokrzycki, a former journalist and election polling specialist at The Associated Press who later started his own survey research business, died of an apparent heart attack, his wife said. He was 52.Mokrzycki (pron ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

NEW YORK (AP) — While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell.Peter Jackson's final installment of his six J.R.R. Tolkien adventu ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering full support and federal assistance to the New York Police Department in the wake of the killing of two officers.The White House says Obama called New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has grown out of the deaths of Michael Brown and Er ...more