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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.Gov. Jay Nixon al ...more

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ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The parents of slain journalist James Foley say they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with Islamic militants.Foley's Islamic State captors had demanded $132. ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police officer is being held in lieu of $5 million bond after being accused of committing a series of sexual assaults against at least six women while on duty.Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, 27, was arrested Thursday ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A witness and Hamas media say that masked gunmen have killed seven suspected informants for Israel near a Gaza City mosque as worshippers were ending midday prayers.The shootings brought the number of alleged collabo ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas media: Masked gunmen kill 7 alleged informers for Israel near Gaza mosque. ...more

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say the Tampa woman who shot her 7-year-old grandson after mistaking him for an intruder probably won't face charges.Hillsborough County Sheriff's officials told the Tampa Bay Times (http://bit.ly/1BJoz7e ) the Tue ...more

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WISCASSET, Maine (AP) — Officials in a Maine town are renaming a road after the local high school's former mascot, which was changed because some people found it offensive.Wiscasset's board of selectmen voted this week to grant a resident's requ ...more

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SPA, Belgium (AP) — Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time in the first practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix on Friday, finishing ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton as their intense battle for the Formula One title resumes.In cool and ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Police say the two American flags swiped from the Brooklyn Bridge and replaced with white ones are back on U.S. soil.New York Police Department spokesman Sgt. Carlos Nieves said Friday that the flags are in the United States. He ...more

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ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut prosecutors say they won't pursue criminal charges against state employees and others who fraudulently obtained emergency food stamp benefits designated for people affected by Tropical Storm Irene in 2011.Dep ...more