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    80 arrested in Ferguson from overnight chaos; Flights re-routed due to shots fired into sky

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) – Authorities say that more than 80 people were arrested as chaos enveloped sections of the St. Louis area overnight. St. Louis County police released records early Tuesday showing 61 people were arrested in Ferguson on charges including burglary and trespassing. And St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay said 21 people were arrested in the city. Angry protesters set fire to buildings and police cars and looted businesses in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson on Monday night […]

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    Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown marries

    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off weeks of ongoing protests, has gotten married. Records at the St. Louis County Recorder of Deeds office show that 28-year-old Darren Wilson married Barbara Spradling on Oct. 24.  A municipal judge performed the ceremony in Overland, Missouri. A grand jury is deciding whether to indict Wilson for killing Michael Brown. Wilson, who is white, fatally shot Brown, who was black, on Aug. […]

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    BIZARRE: Police say naked man falls through ceiling, assaults elderly person

    BOSTON, Mass. (WHNT) – Massachusetts State Police say a man assaulted an elderly man after falling through an airport ceiling, naked. The Associated Press reports police believe the suspect stripped down inside a women’s bathroom at Boston’s Logan Airport, climbed into a dropped ceiling, crashed through it and landed on the floor, then assaulted an elderly man while still naked and bleeding. Police say the 84-year-old victim suffered serious injuries in the attack. Investigators still not have determined a motive for this bizarre behavior Saturday in Terminal […]

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    Recall on Lexus luxury brand cars in the US for fuel leaks

    DETROIT (AP) – Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires. The recalls affect the 2006 to 2011 GS, 2007 to 2010 LS and the 2006 to 2011 IS models. Toyota says the cars’ fuel lines have nickel phosphate plating to protect against corrosion. Some lines could have been built with particles coming in contact with a gasket. That can cause the sealing property to deteriorate and cause […]

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    5 family members killed in crash were headed to Disney World

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 16-year-old boy driving relatives from Texas to a vacation in Disney World apparently fell asleep at the wheel, causing the sport utility vehicle to veer off the highway and roll over, killing three children and two adults, authorities said Thursday. The teen, who had a driver’s license but was not identified, was charged with reckless operation of a vehicle following the crash on Interstate 20 near Calhoun, Louisiana, at 11 p.m. Wednesday, said state police […]

  • Shooting on the Florida State Universaity campus in Tallahassee

    Police: FSU gunman was alumnus, lawyer who moved back to the area a few weeks ago

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida (CNN) — Gunshots rattled a peaceful, packed Florida State University library early Thursday, with three people getting hurt as hundreds of students huddled between bookshelves before police encountered and killed the gunman outside. “There has been a shooting in the library, stay where you are,” said a man speaking over the loudspeaker, as captured in a cell phone video posted online. “We will be coming to each floor and clearing it, and taking care of anybody.” One of […]

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    Small earthquake rattles west Alabama

    EUTAW, Ala. (AP) – A small earthquake rattled west Alabama in the pre-dawn hours. The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.8 quake occurred about 10 miles northwest of Eutaw around 4:25 a.m. Thursday. The quake was about 3 miles beneath the surface of the Earth. While the earthquake was strong enough to be felt, officials say no damage is being reported in the rural area.

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    Charles Manson and 26-year-old woman get marriage license

    CORCORAN, Calif. (AP) – Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison. The marriage license obtained Monday by The Associated Press was issued Nov. 7 for the 80-year-old Manson and Afton Elaine Burton, who left her Midwestern home nine years ago and moved to Corcoran, California – the site of the prison – to be near Manson. It does not specify a wedding date and indicates the couple has 90 […]

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    Severe storms damage homes, topple trees in SW Alabama

    MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – Emergency officials say they’re looking into reports of damaged homes and downed trees and power lines after severe storms struck parts of southwest Alabama. Related: Tornadoes confirmed in several states, other surveys ongoing The National Weather Service office in Birmingham plans to send out survey teams Monday to Pike, Bullock and Russell counties to see if tornadoes touched down. Below is a map of all the storm reports the Storm Prediction Center has released so far from Sunday […]

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    Rebranding on Rocky Top: UT to phase out Lady Vols nickname

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Tennessee will call all its teams the Volunteers and will phase out the Lady Volunteers nickname for all women’s sports except basketball starting next year. In a university release, the school announced Monday it was making the change as part of a brand restructuring that coincides with its move from Adidas to Nike as its apparel provider. The switch takes effect July 1. Tennessee chancellor Jimmy Cheek said in a university statement that “brand consistency across […]

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    U.S. Postal Service says it is victim of hacking attack

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Postal Service says it's the victim of a cyber attack and that information about its employees, including Social Security numbers, may have been compromised.

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    4th victim dies after shooting at high school cafeteria in Washington state

    SEATTLE (AP) — A fifth teenager has died as a result of a Washington state high school shooting two weeks ago that began when a student opened fire in the cafeteria. Harborview Medical Center in Seattle said 15-year-old Andrew Fryberg died Friday evening of his wounds. Zoe Galasso, 14, was killed during the shooting Oct. 24, by a popular freshman at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Gia Soriano, 14, died Oct. 26 at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett and 14-year-old Shaylee […]

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