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Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 6:01 AM

Gun Sales Surge Ahead of Jury's Ferguson Decision

Gun sales are on the rise in suburban St. Louis as fearful residents await a grand jury's decision on whether to indict the white police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, The Associated Press reported. Metro Shooting Supplies reports selling two to three times more weapons than usual— an average of 30 to 50 guns each day — while the jury prepares to conclude its review of the case that sparked looting and violent protests in August. Protest leaders say they are preparing for non-violent demonstrations after the grand jury's decision is announced, but they also acknowledge the risk of more unrest if the panel decides not to charge Darren Wilson. Read »
Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 5:40 AM

Miss Honduras, Her Sister Found Dead

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 4:38 AM

Israelis Return to Jerusalem Synagogue After Deadly Attack

Jewish worshippers returned to a Jerusalem synagogue Wednesday that was the site of a deadly attack the previous day amid soaring Israeli-Palestinian tensions. Meanwhile, Israeli security forces early on Wednesday demolished the home of the Palestinian who killed two people in October in an attack on commuters at a crowded light rail platform in Jerusalem. Read »
Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 1:30 AM

Study Will Test Ebola Survivors' Blood to Treat Virus

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 4:24 AM

Italian Police Catch Secret Mafia Initiation on Camera

Police in northern Italy say for the first time they have video of a secret, ritual swearing-in ceremony for the 'ndrangheta, a powerful Italian crime syndicate. The video and audio recordings reveal new members swearing allegiance to the mob. In the recordings, they are reminded to keep one final bullet in their guns for themselves. Investigators did not explain how they managed to film the ceremony at a farmhouse in Castello di Brianza in northern Italy. Read »
Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 7:57 PM

Missouri Gov. Appoints Ferguson Commission

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Senate Blocks Bill to Limit NSA Spying

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 5:53 PM

U.S., Africa Need More Ebola-Ready Hospitals: Experts

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 4:18 PM

Uber CEO Tweets Apology for Exec's "Terrible" Comments

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 4:05 PM

Two-Car Family Becoming Less Common

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 7:43 AM

Feds Call on Automakers to Expand Takata Air Bag Recall

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 at 2:18 PM

Clinton Could Announce Run in January

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 3:21 PM

CDC Shelves Controversial Workplace Obesity Website

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 11:32 AM

Omaha Hospital Spent $1M on Two Ebola Patients

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 at 5:09 PM

Senate Narrowly Defeats Keystone XL Pipeline

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