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Ferguson smoldering in wake of overnight vandalism, police clashes

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Ferguson smoldering in wake of overnight vandalism, police clashes

November 25th, 2014 10:42 am by JIM SALTER and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

Monday night's protests were far more destructive than any of those that followed Brown's Aug. 9 death, with more than a dozen businesses badly damaged or destroyed.

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More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

November 28th, 2014 11:54 am by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press

A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.

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Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

November 28th, 2014 11:45 am by Associated Press

A former Fort Campbell soldier once convicted of taking part in killing four people has been freed from prison after prosecutors dropped the case against him 20 years after the crime.

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Did the prosecutor rig the Ferguson grand jury proceedings?

Did the prosecutor rig the Ferguson grand jury proceedings?

November 26th, 2014 11:55 am by ANDALE GROSS and TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press

Was St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch really acting for the defense?

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Last shot: Hiker took photos of bear before it killed him

Last shot: Hiker took photos of bear before it killed him

November 26th, 2014 11:43 am by Associated Press

A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death.

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Black Friday list: PlayStation 4? Check. iPhone 6? Check. Lalaloopsie doll? Check. Glock? Check.

Black Friday list: PlayStation 4? Check. iPhone 6? Check. Lalaloopsie doll? Check. Glock? Check.

November 26th, 2014 11:28 am by MATT STROUD, Associated Press

Black Friday gun buys are a test for the background check system.

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Ferguson officer: 'I know I did my job right'

Ferguson officer: 'I know I did my job right'

November 25th, 2014 7:05 pm by Associated Press

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he couldn't have done anything differently in his confrontation with Michael Brown to have prevented the 18-year-old's shooting death.

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5 Tennessee utility workers injured in gas line fire

5 Tennessee utility workers injured in gas line fire

November 25th, 2014 4:17 pm by Associated Press

Three Memphis Light, Gas & Water workers suffered critical wounds, and two others had less severe injuries.

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Chattanooga council prepares for Ferguson-related protests

Chattanooga council prepares for Ferguson-related protests

November 25th, 2014 2:28 pm by Louie Brogdon, Chattanooga Times Free Press

"I don't know what you would call disruptive, but I would fight for their right to come in and be heard in our normal process" - Councilwoman Carol Berz.

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Want the best deal? Skip the turkey

Want the best deal? Skip the turkey

November 25th, 2014 10:50 am by Associated Press

An analysis of sales data and store circulars by two research firms contradicts conventional wisdom that Black Friday is when shoppers can get the most and biggest sales of the year.

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Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire

Toddler dies in Knoxville house fire

November 25th, 2014 10:18 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Firefighters arrived at 11:45 p.m. to find that flames had already breached the roof of the home and started to come through windows.

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