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  • Russian envoy: Ferguson shows US racial problems

    25 Nov 2014 at 4:00pm
    James Cartmill holds an American flag while protesting in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, after the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. Several thousand protesters marched through Oakland with some shutting down freeways, looting, burning garbage and smashing windows. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)MOSCOW (AP) ? The violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, reflect simmering U.S. tensions over racial discrimination that could undermine the country's stability, a senior Russian diplomat said Tuesday.
     
  • Sylvia Day fan advocate in TV's 'Crossfire' series

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:56pm
    This January 2014 photo released by Sylvia Day LLC, shows best selling author Sylvia Day in New York. Day's latest book "Captivated By You," the fourth in the Crossfire series, was released on Nov. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Ian Spanier Photography)NEW YORK (AP) ? Sylvia Day vows to protect her fans' favorite moments when her "Crossfire" erotic romance novels are adapted for television.
     
  • Red Sox bring in Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:55pm
    CORRECTS TO TARP COVERED, NOT SNOW COVERED - Newly acquired Boston Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, nicknamed Kung Fu Panda, converses with a person dressed as a panda bear wearing a Red Sox jersey, overlooking a tarp covered Fenway Park field Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)BOSTON (AP) ? Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez spent the last two seasons as NL West rivals. Now they're teammates, signing with the Boston Red Sox as free agents to try to boost Boston out of the AL East cellar.
     
  • In Ferguson, a riot foreseen but not avoided

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:53pm
    By Ellen Wulfhorst and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - It was a riot everyone saw coming. For three months police and protesters had drilled separately to prepare for the worst if the grand jury decided not to indict white policeman Da...
     
  • A glance at Ferguson: Then, now and the future

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:53pm
    Smoldering remains is all this left of a beauty supply that burned to ground Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Dellwood, Mo. The building and several others in and around Ferguson were burned during protests after a grand jury decided not to indict a white police officer in the killing of unarmed black 18-year-old Michael Brown. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Cristina Fletes-Boutte) EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUTST. LOUIS (AP) ? The weeks of anxious waiting and hours of deliberating ended Monday, but the grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of black 18-year-old Michael Brown will likely rever...
     
  • Officials: Afghan to review military plan

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:53pm
    FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009 file photo taken with a night vision scope, U.S. Special Operations forces search a home during a joint operation with Afghan National Army soldiers targeting insurgents operating in Afghanistan's Farah province. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the practices of the country?s defense forces, including discussing a possible resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor, the Associated Press has learned. The move appears aimed at revamping the military for the fight against the Taliban amid new indications that U.S. and international forces will play a greater role than initially envisaged. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) ? Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the practices of the country's defense forces, including discussing the resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor.
     
  • Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of case

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:52pm
    St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch announces the grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year old, on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at the Buzz Westfall Justice Center in Clayton, Mo. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Cristina Fletes-Boutte, Pool)FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) ? Attorneys for Michael Brown's family on Tuesday vowed to push for federal charges against the Ferguson police officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old, and they renewed their calls for peace following a night of violent prot...
     
  • No decision on Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson's future: mayor

    25 Nov 2014 at 3:51pm
    (Reuters) - No decision has been made about the future of Officer Darren Wilson with the Ferguson Police Department following the grand jury's decision not to indict him in the fatal shooting of unarmed, black teenager Michael Brown, Ferguson Mayo...
     
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