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People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in some U.S. cities for a second day Tuesday, even as others were still cleaning up vandalism from the night before.Protesters disrupted traffic for several hours ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge says the Federal Election Commission impermissibly narrowed disclosure requirements for corporations and labor organizations that finance electioneering communications, the political ads that run close to an election.U. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A slump in energy prices pushed the stock market back from record levels on Tuesday.Energy stocks slid as the price of oil resumed its descent. Traders speculated that member nations of the oil-producing group OPEC would fail to ...more

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Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown.What was behind the wave of emotion? Why do so many refuse to accept the grand jurors' choice not to ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A top contender to replace Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon is taking herself out of consideration for the job.People familiar with the process say Michelle Flournoy has told President Barack Obama she is not inter ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — The violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, reflect simmering U.S. tensions over racial discrimination that could undermine the country's stability, a senior Russian diplomat said Tuesday.The comments by the Russian Foreign Ministr ...more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of protesters angry about the Ferguson grand jury decision have disrupted traffic for several hours in downtown St. Louis by blocking major intersections, an interstate highway and a Mississippi River bridge connecting the cit ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Democrats' top message man is urging the party leftward in the wake of crushing midterm election losses, saying working Americans want a robust government that will promote education access, labor bargaining rights, progres ...more

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Conservation groups sued the government Tuesday to force officials to undertake their first broad review of the federal coal-leasing program in decades and consider how burning the fuel contributes to climate change.The la ...more

Reuters News - 23 mins ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Michele Flournoy, a former top U.S. Defense Department official widely tipped as a possible replacement for Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, has taken herself out of consideration for the job, Foreign Policy Magazine reported on Tu ...more