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First trial in Freddie Gray death begins

The first of six city police officers went on trial Monday in a closely watched case involving a 25-year-old black prisoner who died after being shackled and placed without a seat belt in a Baltimore City police van.

The April 19 death of Freddie Gray...

Kevin McCarthy

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GOP not ready for shutdown over Planned Parenthood

House conservatives have spent much of the past three months attempting to force a vote to strip taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood.

But key Republicans aren't ready to force a government shutdown over it.

After the shooting at a Colorado Planned...

Robert Lewis Dear

Colorado Springs Police Dept.

Planned Parenthood suspect appears in court

The man accused of killing three people at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs made his first court appearance on Monday.

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Cyber Monday: Chinese shoppers spend big at U.S. stores

Andy Fan believes he's an expert shopper. He's proud of the deals he scored on work clothes on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

He sounds like a typical American ... except he's Chinese and lives in Shanghai.

The math is simple for Chinese buyers like ...

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Arrest in threat at University of Chicago

A 21-year-old man was arrested Monday, accused of threatening to kill students and staff at the University of Chicago in an apparent attempt to avenge the death of Laquan McDonald, authorities said.

Jabari Dean, 21 was arrested without incident. He is...

Baltimore citywide Day of Unity Freddie Gray


Can officers in Freddie Gray case get fair jury?

From the day news got out that Freddie Gray had died, the purported goal of everyone involved -- from Gray's family to city officials, to the news media, to the people of Baltimore -- was to determine what happened to the 25-year-old man from the Wes...

Kabul, Afghanistan

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US official: Kabul threat 'very significant, active and credible'

A credible and imminent threat led the U.S. embassy in Kabul to send out an emergency message to U.S. citizens in the country that warned of an attack in Kabul city.

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Cost of the 12 days of Christmas


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How much would it cost to give someone "The Twelve Days of Christmas?" Find out the updated total for 2015, according to the annual Christmas Price Index compiled by PNC Wealth Management.

Deadly weather hits parts of the U.S.

Ice on power line video image Oklahoma City


Severe weather hit parts of the U.S. including Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Colorado causing several fatalities.

On this day: November 30

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Mark Twain is born, Lucy and Desi elope, civil war breaks out in Palestine, Bing and Bowie sing a Christmas duet, and Michael Jackson's "Thriller" is released, all on this day.

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