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Ferguson fallout: Scores arrested in Calif. unrest

| |Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Dozens of protesters in Los Angeles and Oakland were arrested late Wednesday during a third night of demonstrations linked to the shooting protest in Ferguson, Missouri.

Protesters dwindle to small groups in Ferguson

| |Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

The throngs of protesters who overran Ferguson after the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case dwindled to just a few small groups as people began cleaning up this battered community and seeking something closer to a normal routine.

Family: Boy's fatal shooting could have been avoided

| |Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the youngster would still be alive.

No. 21 West Virginia beats VMI 103-72

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Freshman reserve Jevon Carter is making the tough transition from hard work in practice to solid performance in games for No. 21 West Virginia.

Autopsy suggests beheading victim fought back

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

An autopsy shows the woman who was beheaded at an Oklahoma food-processing plant apparently tried to fight off her attacker, who had a serrated cooking knife.

4 people shot at Pennsylvania mall barbershop

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Four people have been shot at an eastern Pennsylvania strip mall barbershop where another shooting happened a day earlier.

Humane Society offers reward in Alaska dog hanging

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward for information about the death of a dog in Alaska that was found hanging from a tree with its throat slashed, the organization said Wednesday.

Homeless man beaten to death in San Francisco

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Police say they are looking for a group of "cowards" who beat a homeless man to death as he slept in an alley in downtown San Francisco.

Judge puts Arizona 'revenge porn' law on hold

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

A federal judge on Wednesday put a new Arizona law against "revenge porn" on hold after civil rights groups sued over constitutional grounds.

Missing woman found dead, stepfather charged

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

An eastern Pennsylvania man was charged Wednesday with fatally shooting his stepdaughter and burying the 33-year-old woman in his yard.