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Flooding kills at least 4 in French Riviera towns

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

At least four people have died in torrential rains along the French Riviera where flooding transformed roads into waterways.

Ebola scare boosts business for Ala company

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

The Ebola scare has subsided in the United States, at least temporarily, but an Alabama manufacturer is still trying to catch up with a glut of orders for gear to protect against the disease.

Maine's Black Friday special: prison crafts

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Ken and Judy Carreras got up before sunrise and drove an hour to find their Black Friday treasure — an acorn-shaped birdfeeder crafted by an inmate at Maine State Prison.

Official Christmas tree arrives at White House

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

The White House Christmas tree has arrived.

Baby of dead pregnant woman in critical condition

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

A man whose pregnant fiancee was struck and killed by a van in a Pittsburgh parking lot says their son was born by emergency cesarean section and doctors are evaluating whether he was harmed by a lack of oxygen.

Tunisia's outgoing premier backs broad coalition

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Tunisia's next government should be a broad as possible coalition so that it has the necessary support to implement difficult economic reforms, the outgoing prime minister said Friday in an implicit backing of an Islamist-secular alliance.

Death row inmate's prison food complaint rejected

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

A federal judge in Connecticut has rejected a complaint from a home invasion killer on death row who says the food he is being served in prison is not kosher.

Michael Brown's legacy continues to evolve

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men killed by police officers. Brown was a gentle giant, in one version. A defiant troublemaker, in another.

In Ferguson, mundane choices lead to tragedy

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Michael Brown spent part of his last morning chatting with some workmen about Jesus. Police officer Darren Wilson got a call to help a feverish child. Dorian Johnson got up at 7 a.m. with the intention of getting breakfast for his girlfriend.

Nigeria camps struggle with aid for the displaced

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

More than 1.5 million Nigerians displaced by the militant group Boko Haram are flocking to relief centers across the country's northeast, where they are met with overcrowded facilities and a shortage of supplies.