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Joshua Lott/Reuters

Ferguson streets were calm until bottles fly

Police chased young men down Ferguson's streets and made arrests, as bottles flew again shortly before midnight.

Protesters locked hand in front of the police line, while some urged the crowd to remain peaceful.

The police presence rose significantly,...

Michael Brown memorial

REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Concerns over prosecutor in Brown case

While protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, are demanding justice for the killing of Michael Brown by police, questions are being asked about the man who at the moment is responsible for pursuing any prosecution and whether he can be impartial.

Some resid...

Officer-involved shooting St

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Police-involved shooting investigated near Ferguson

Police were investigating an officer-involved shooting Tuesday in St. Louis, just miles from where Michael Brown was killed in Ferguson, Missouri.

8-19-2014 James Richard Perry Booking Photo

Travis County Sheriff’s Office

Defiant Rick Perry: 'We will prevail'

A defiant Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, was booked on Tuesday on two felony charges related to his handling of a local political controversy.

James Foley in bushes

Courtesy Dan Shakal

ISIS says it has beheaded American journalist

ISIS has released a video that it says shows the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley.

Lac-Megantic train disaster

Quebec Provincial Police

Multiple errors in Quebec rail disaster

Eighteen errors lines up to cause last summer's catastrophic derailment of a runaway train in the Quebec town of Lac-Mégantic, Canadian accident investigators said Tuesday.

Peanut butter spread

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Peanut, almond and nut butters recalled

The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that nSpired Natural Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling several lots of peanut, almond and other nut butters on fears of salmonella contamination.

Obama and Holder discuss Ferguson

REUTERS/Larry Downing

Holder's pitch for easing tension in Ferguson

After years of causing angst for White House political aides by delving into issues of race, Attorney General Eric Holder is heading to Ferguson, Missouri, as President Barack Obama's top emissary.

Flooding man waves flag to rescuers

Rescue crews respond to Phoenix flash floods

As many as four inches of rain fell near Phoenix on Tuesday, sending flash floodwater through areas of Arizona already saturated from recent rains.

Two women and their two dogs were rescued after flood waters trapped them inside a house in the rural ...

Gaza airstrike

CNN

Israel, Hamas ceasefire breaks down

An Israeli delegation has been ordered home from talks in Cairo aimed at ending the conflict in Gaza, a senior Israeli official said Tuesday, shortly after the Israeli military blamed militants in Gaza for breaking a truce.

Palestinian negotiators pla...

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