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  • Police order protesters off Ferguson streets

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    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Officers have ordered protesters off Ferguson streets after what had been several hours of largely peaceful demonstrations. Protesters had gathered outside the Ferguson Police Department on Tuesday for a second night following a grand jury decision not to indict...

  • Cardenas leaves Mexico leftist party he founded

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    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Cuauhtemoc Cardenas, a pillar of leftist politics in Mexico and son of the revered president who nationalized the oil industry, resigned Tuesday from the political party he founded, citing disagreements with its leadership. The 80-year-old Cardenas, who made three...

  • Tough to make a case against police in shootings

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    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a policeman for the killing of Michael Brown illustrates the difficulty of bringing criminal charges against officers in fatal shootings and points to the likelihood of a similar outcome for a federal civil rights probe...

  • Window washer fights for life after 11-story fall

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    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 58-year-old window washer who fell 11 stories from a building onto a moving car is "fighting for his life" and opens his eyes when relatives speak to him, his family said Tuesday. The man's name and hometown have not been released. "We are amazed that he fell...

  • Curry powers Warriors past Heat 114-97

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    MIAMI (AP) — So much for Stephen Curry's mini-shooting slump. Curry scored 40 points on 11-of-18 shooting, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Miami Heat 114-97 on Tuesday night for their sixth consecutive victory. "You just feel a rhythm," said Curry, who was 8 for 24 in his...

  • Portis has 22 as No. 25 Arkansas wins 78-72 at SMU

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    DALLAS (AP) — Playing as a ranked team for the first time in seven years, No. 25 Arkansas established itself quickly against SMU. The Razorbacks never trailed against the Larry Brown-coached SMU team that rarely loses at home, getting 22 points from Bobby Portis in a 78-72 win Tuesday...

  • Broncos waive McManus, sign Barth

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    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have switched kickers again, waiving first-year pro Brandon McManus and signing Connor Barth, who hasn't kicked in an NFL game since 2012. Barth, 28, won a competition with 38-year-old Jay Feely at the Broncos complex in suburban Denver on...

  • Domestic violence in NYC reflects the world

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    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — New York City's legal counsel said Tuesday that police receive more than 770 reports of domestic violence every day — a figure the head of the U.N. women's agency said reflects what is happening in the world. On the International Day to End Violence Against...

  • Missouri slaying protested in Denver; 3 arrests

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    DENVER (AP) — Protesters in Denver took to the streets for a second straight night following a grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man. Police say three people were arrested as groups of demonstrators marched...

  • Minnesota voters turn in lowest turnout since 1986

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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The fall election produced Minnesota's lowest voter turnout since 1986, according to results certified Tuesday. Final figures for this November's election put participation at 50.5 percent of eligible voters. That's the smallest percentage since 48 percent voted...

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