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ST. LOUIS (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE — A year ago, most Americans had never heard of the St. Louis suburb called Ferguson. But after a white police officer fatally shot a black 18-year-old in the street, the name of the middle-class community became virtuall ...more

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Lawyers are expected to make opening statements as the trial begins for a white Charlotte police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in the killing of an unarmed black man nearly two years ago.Randall Kerrick faces up to 11 years in pris ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. OBAMA ORDERS STEEPER CUTS FROM POWER PLANTSThe president's decision secures his legacy on fighting global warming, but it will be up ...more

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In the Middle East this past week, attacks in Israel and the Palestinian territories threatened to ignite widespread violence in the region.In one assault, an ultra-Orthodox Jew stabbed revelers at a gay pride parade in Jerusalem. The attacker, ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Gunfire rang out in Burundi's capital Sunday night following the killing of a feared military general who was a close ally of President Pierre Nkurunziza.Nkurunziza, who was re-elected last month, said in a televised ad ...more

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DOHA, Qatar (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is bringing the Obama administration's case for the Iran nuclear deal to wary Arab officials in Qatar.Kerry was meeting on Monday with the foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council, t ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Air raids and the subsequent crash of a Syrian warplane in a residential area in the northwestern town of Ariha on Monday killed and wounded dozens of people, two activist groups said.The Local Coordination Committees said the warp ...more

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A manhunt was underway Monday for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer during a drug deal.Tremaine Wilbourn, 29, faces a first-degree murder charge in the death of Officer Sean Bolton, 33, Memphis Pol ...more

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EDITOR'S NOTE: On two days in August 1945, U.S. planes dropped two atomic bombs — one on Hiroshima, one on Nagasaki, the only times nuclear weapons have been used. Their unprecedented destructive power incinerated buildings and people and left lifelong ...more

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DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — Five Republican presidential candidates wooed donors at a weekend retreat where billionaire industrialist Charles Koch warned America is "done for" if conservatives don't rally others to their cause by demanding a smaller, les ...more