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Police shoot, critically wound another man in Ferguson, Mo.

Police shoot, critically wound another man in Ferguson, Mo.

August 13th, 2014 1:10 pm by By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A police officer has reportedly shot and critically wounded a man who allegedly pointed a handgunearly Wednesday in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of an unarmed young black man has triggered demonstrations, street clashes and looting.

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Violent protests overshadow peaceful rallies in wake of teen's shooting

Violent protests overshadow peaceful rallies in wake of teen's shooting

August 13th, 2014 8:00 am by By Elisa Crouch, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MCT)

Small rallies and vigils have popped up daily since Michael Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on a street outside Canfield Apartments. But they have been overshadowed by what's taken place after sunset.

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Deadline to clear up health law eligibility near

Deadline to clear up health law eligibility near

August 12th, 2014 10:00 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Of the 8 million people who signed up for private coverage through President Barack Obama's law, more than 2 million at one point had discrepancies of some sort that could have affected their eligibility.

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Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

August 12th, 2014 9:19 pm by Associated Press

The managing partner of the Humphrey Bogart Estate, Robbert J.F. de Klerk, says that Bacall died Tuesday in New York. Bacall's son Stephen Bogart confirmed his mother's death to de Klerk.

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Maserati patrol car raises police suspicions

Maserati patrol car raises police suspicions

August 12th, 2014 6:52 pm by Associated Press

The driver told the officer who pulled him over that he was actually assisting police "because other drivers noticed him and slowed down, thinking it was a police vehicle."

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Tenn. man gets life in prison in postal shootings

Tenn. man gets life in prison in postal shootings

August 12th, 2014 6:00 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Armed with pistols, Chastain Montgomery and his 18-year-old son walked into the small, red-brick post office in a rural Tennessee town almost four years ago, intending to rob it and escape with what they thought would be a bounty of cash.

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JCPD offers reward for leads in tire slashing spree

JCPD offers reward for leads in tire slashing spree

August 12th, 2014 3:39 pm by NET News Service

In total, there were 32 tires slashed on 25 vehicles in the Beechwood Subdivision, resulting in thousands of dollars in losses for the victims.

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Official: Robin Williams hanged himself with belt

Official: Robin Williams hanged himself with belt

August 12th, 2014 2:36 pm by Associated Press

The actor had periodic bouts of substance abuse and depression for years. Just last month, Williams announced he was returning to a 12-step treatment program.

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Police, protesters again clash outside St. Louis

Police, protesters again clash outside St. Louis

August 12th, 2014 8:31 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Police in riot gear fired tear gas into a crowd of protesters in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager had been fatally shot by police over the weekend, as tension rose even amid calls for collective calm.

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Tenn. court considers if executioners can be named

Tenn. court considers if executioners can be named

August 12th, 2014 8:03 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee appeals court is considering whether 10 death row inmates have the right to know about the drugs that will be used in their executions and whether their lawyers can get the names of the people who will kill them.

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