Ferguson grand jury papers full of inconsistencies

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was face-down on the ground when Officer Darren Wilson “finished him off.”...
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Number of Ebola cases nears 16,000 as Sierra Leone loses ground

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Ferguson protests spread across U.S.

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed...
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Obama: No excuse for violent, destructive protest

CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama sharply rebuked protesters Tuesday night for racially charged violence in Missouri, saying there was no excuse for burning buildings, torching...
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Ferguson businesses torched in overnight protests

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Smoke billowed from burned-out buildings and sidewalks were strewn with broken glass Tuesday morning after Ferguson erupted over a grand jury’s decision...
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Grand jury: Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson will not face criminal charges

FERGUSON, Mo. — Police Officer Darren Wilson, the suburban St. Louis patrolman who killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in early August, will not face criminal charges in the controversial...
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to resign

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, the only Republican in President Barack Obama’s cabinet, will announce his resignation on Monday, the White House said. Hagel’s departure —...
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Court: No promise Ferguson grand jury evidence will be made public

View gallery . A demonstrator shouts during a protest near the courthouse in Clayton, Mo. last week. (Jim Young/Reuters) CLAYTON, Mo. — Evidence presented to the grand jury...
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Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael...
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Afghan parliament approves US, NATO agreements

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s parliament approved agreements Sunday with the U.S. and NATO allowing international troops to remain in the country past the...
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