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The killings of two unarmed blacks by white police officers in Missouri and New York this summer touched off protests and a national debate over police conduct that intensified after grand juries declined to indict the officers.Tensions escalate ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson Police Department has suspended a spokesman after he referred to the Michael Brown memorial as "a pile of trash."A statement the city provided to The Associated Press on Sunday didn't identify the officer who ma ...more

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YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Some 1,000 suspected Boko Haram fighters from Nigeria attacked five towns in northern Cameroon over the weekend and briefly occupied a military camp on Sunday before being removed by the air force, an army spokesman said. ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The war in Afghanistan, fought for 13 bloody years and still raging, came to a formal end Sunday with a quiet flag-lowering ceremony in Kabul that marked the transition of the fighting from U.S.-led combat troops to the countr ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A day after the funeral of one of two police officers gunned down in their patrol car, the city's police commissioner called Sunday for a "lot less rhetoric and a lot more dialogue" to defuse the tension between police officers and the ...more

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CASTLE HILLS, Texas (AP) — Five people have died after a fire broke out at a senior-living apartment building in the San Antonio suburb of Castle Hills.Authorities say 11 other residents of the Wedgwood Apartments have been hospitalized after Su ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress next year.Federal Avi ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Libya's foreign minister said Sunday that extremist groups are making a renewed push to seize oil resources, after an assault on eastern terminals set storage tanks ablaze, sending massive clouds of black smoke into the sky.Foreign ...more

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WEST FAIRVIEW, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania town plans to nail their New Year's Eve and bicentennial celebrations by dropping some major hardware to mark the occasion.The Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1zLN2tm) reports West Fairview plans to drop a 7-foot ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the longest war in American history is coming to a responsible conclusion.Obama is welcoming the end of U.S. combat operations in Afghanistan. The war came to a formal end Sunday with a ceremony in Kab ...more