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40 min ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Michael Brown shooting: Who's who in Ferguson

As the turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri, has boiled, new officials have taken the lead at each step as the town and the state grapple with how to quell the unrest.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, Jay Nixon, Florissant, MO

How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

3 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

Texas' Perry smiles for mug shot, gets ice cream

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, US National Guard, US Military, Jay Nixon, Missouri

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Reporter

Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Weather, Jan Brewer, New River, AZ

Daily Mail

ADF officer arrested in Canberra with reports they were involved in a sexual assault

'American bombing has signed my death certificate': Missing US journalist James Wright Foley goes unflinching to his death as ISIS beheads him in horrific video - then threatens to kill another MUGSHOT: Gov. Rick Perry gets his courthouse closeup as supporters hold a RALLY outside following his corruption charges in feud with drunk-driving D.A.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, Texas Government, Texas, Missouri

KTVN Reno

Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges

The Obama administration says it has not confirmed the authenticity of a video that purports to show the killing of an American journalist by Islamic State militants.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, Texas Government, Texas, US News, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Yosemite National Park, CA

WHAS11

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry coming to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the first-in-the-nation primary state this weekend after his indictment on charges he abused the power of his office.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US News, University of New Hampshire

The Modesto Bee

California governor agrees to debate GOP rival

The one-hour debate - first reported by KQED News on Monday - is scheduled for Sept.

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Related Topix: California, Jerry Brown, Sacramento, CA

Q93

More Violence Erupts In Ferguson As Two Rioters Are Shot

FERGUSON, Mo. - Protests continued Monday night in Ferguson, Mo. with activities turning violent, including the shooting of two rioters.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon

Cybercast News Service

Obama struggles to find his role after Brown death

When racial tensions erupted midway through his first presidential campaign, Barack Obama came to Philadelphia to decry the "racial stalemate we've been stuck in for years."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

US Senate race draws focus in Alaska primary

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Cynthia Lummis, Matt Mead, Ohio

Daily Mail

Is this her most risque shoot yet? Kyle Sandilands's girl Imogen...

One young man's life cut short - another's changed forever: Haunting video shows shattered cop Darren Wilson standing over body of Michael Brown, the youth he'd just shot six times Family say Michael Brown was 'executed' after star pathologist claims he could have survived first five bullets - before sixth 'kill shot' to the head.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, Fitness, Yoga

KMPH-TV Fresno

Father of abducted Amish girls sorry for suspects

The alleged lover of the pregnant missing wife of a U.S. Marine based in Southern California has been arrested in Alaska on a homicide charge.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell

NorthJersey.com

Militias complicate situation on Texas border

On a recent moonlit night, Border Patrol agents began rounding up eight immigrants hiding in and around a canal near the Rio Grande.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, SWAT, Entertainment, Television, Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry

Switched

No Arrest Warrant To Be Issued For Rick Perry, Official Says

A warrant won't be issued for the arrest of Gov. Rick Perry following his indictment on two felony charges of abuse of power.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney, Saint Anselm College

CNN

Why bring National Guard to Ferguson?

By calling National Guard troops into Ferguson , Missouri, authorities are taking the situation "to the opposite extreme of community policing," a former FBI assistant director says.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Violent Crime, Jay Nixon, St Louis County, MO

KRNV-TV Reno

Governors step into supermarket feud fray

The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire are stepping up efforts to broker a deal to bring the Market Basket standoff to an end.

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Related Topix: Deval Patrick, Maggie Hassan

WATE-TV Knoxville

Ukraine: rebels fire on civilian convoy

New York's Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions while negotiations continue with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Riot, Jay Nixon, Rick Perry

WKYC-TV Cleveland

'Star Trek' vet: It's never been better 'To Be Takei'

He's bigger than Sulu on 'Star Trek' now. George Takei's trailblazing career takes the spotlight in the documentary 'To Be Takei.'

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Related Topix: Star Trek, George Takei, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Movies, Entertainment

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon 'Thunderstruck' By Images of Ferguson Police

Sunday on This Week , Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, sitting down for an interview in Ferguson, told ABC News' Martha Raddatz that he was astounded by some of the images that came out of Ferguson depicting what he described as an "over-militarization" of the police force.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon

Bellingham Herald

10 Things to Know for Monday

A Kurdish peshmerga fighter stands guard near the Mosul Dam at the town of Chamibarakat outside Mosul, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Rick Perry

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