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Protests Continue Day After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

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WATCH: Ferguson on the Ground in Second Night of Protests

The second day of protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown began turning violent Tuesday night after protesters set a police car ablaze. Forty-four people have been arrested, St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said Wednesday at an early morning news conference. Rallies and protests have spanned the nation as the country reacts to the grand jury decision in either peaceful or violent protests. In the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ordered more than 2,000 National Guardsman to patrol the affected area where 12 buildings were engulfed in flames the night before. Read »
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 5:54 PM

Ferguson Cop Says He Would Not Do It Differently: Report

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 7:28 PM

Winter Storm Set to Snarl Thanksgiving Motorists in Northeast

Meteorologists said early Tuesday that a winter storm was likely to hit the Northeast on a day when more than 46 million people across the nation were expected to hit the roads for Thanksgiving. Traffic-thwarting weather conditions are predicted for the most traveled day of the holiday week -- Wednesday. Snow and ice are in the forecast from New England to Georgia for Wednesday night, prompting winter storm watches in the region. "Travel is not going to be a lot of fun for people trying to get to grandma’s house on Wednesday," said a lead meteorologist at The Weather Channel. Airlines had already cancelled 164 flights for Wednesday, with the potential for even more cancellations and delays, according to Conditions may get even worse: Thursday could bring risky road conditions throughout the entire east coast, forecasters said. Read »
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 9:37 PM

Obama Addresses Hecklers During Immigration Speech in Chicago

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 7:30 PM

Minnesotans Charged With Supporting ISIS: Feds

Two Minnesotan men faced terrorism charges after being accused of trying to travel to Syria to fight for ISIS, federal authorities told NBC News Tuesday. Abdi Nur, 20, remained at large and was believed to be overseas. Federal prosecutors charged Nur and Abdullah Yusuf, 18, with conspiracy to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization, prosecutors said. A third unidentified man, also from Minnesota, is under investigation and may already be fighting with ISIS, prosecutors said. Read »
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 5:55 PM

Michael Brown Sr.: Grand Jury "Crucified" Son's Character

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Lawsuit Filed in Death of Man Due to Faulty Air Bag

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 12:24 PM

We are here to tell America that we will not surrender, we will never give up our rights and we are against all sanctions  

— Hardline students in Iran, demanding on the streets of Teheran on Sunday their government not cave to Western pressures, as negotiators from Iran and the West tried to hammer out a nuclear deal on the eve of a self-imposed deadline.
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U.S. Drone Strike Kills 7 Suspected Militants: Officials

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 11:54 PM

Video to Be Released in Police Shooting of Cleveland Boy, 12

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 6:11 PM
By Michael Rodio

Protests Erupt After Ferguson Decision

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Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 7:59 PM

Judges Strike Down Gay Marriage Bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 5:56 PM

Missouri Triples National Guard Presence in Ferguson

Missouri Governor Nixon announced on Tuesday that more than 2,200 National Guardsman will be on duty in Ferguson, Missouri in preparation for a second night of violent protests. Rioting was sparked immediately after the county prosecutor Bob McCulloch announced that grand jury's decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown on Aug. 9 where with 700 troops to combat the crowds. Nixon said in a press conference that Monday night's destructive activity cannot be repeated as people of the St. Louis suburb are bracing for more. Read »
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 8:00 AM
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