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(Reuters) - New York City has settled with the family of an unarmed black teen fatally shot by police in 2012, agreeing to pay $3.9 million, officials said on Friday. Ramarley Graham, 18, was shot dead on Feb. 2, 2012 inside the bathroom of h ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — More Super Bowl ad rookies will be trying to score a touchdown this Sunday.There will be 15 new Super Bowl advertisers this year, the most since 2000, before the economy fell into what would be the first of two recessions since. ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City agreed Friday to pay $3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.The deal settled a federal lawsuit brought by the family of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham.< ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

Today is Saturday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2015. There are 334 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History:On Jan. 31, 1865, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in passing the 13th Amendment to the United S ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brandon Levine exchanged handshakes and hugs with nearly two dozen of his blood brothers and sisters Friday, people he had never met but knew had saved his life.The group's members, ranging in age from 20s to 70s, were among n ...more

AP News - 56 mins ago

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Bill Cosby's stand-up tour has stopped in northern Ohio, where it drew several protesters before the show.Police in Sandusky had extra officers at the theater while Cosby performed Friday night.The 77-year-old comedi ...more

Reuters News - 1 hour ago

By Siva Govindasamy, Kanupriya Kapoor and Tim Hepher SINGAPORE/JAKARTA/PARIS (Reuters) - The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has assets totaling more than $45 million — including about $11 million in real estate — according to a schedule of assets and liabilities filed Friday in U.S. Bankruptcy Cou ...more

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By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Seven Los Angeles-area truckers have won a $2 million claim against an international shipping company accused of stealing their wages by improperly classifying them as independent contractors and chargi ...more

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By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - The parents of a 17-year-old girl shot dead this week by Denver police while she was driving a stolen car have called for a U.S. Justice Department civil rights investigation into her death. The t ...more