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Civil rights leaders are condemning the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressing fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has emerged around the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
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2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

By Colleen Long and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  posted 20 minutes ago
The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.
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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

Joan Lowy and Jennifer Agiesta, Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:54am
Americans broadly back tight regulations on commercial drone operators, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll, as concerns about privacy and safety override the potential benefits of the heralded drone revolution.
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Candles, NYPD cap mark spot of officers' deaths

The Associated Press  |  posted 10 minutes ago
A New York Police Department baseball cap surrounded by flowers, teddy bears and candles is marking the Brooklyn spot where two police officers were killed by a gunman who was targeting law enforcement.
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No charges against accused Walla Walla teacher

The Associated Press  |  posted 21 minutes ago
A prosecutor has decided not to file charges against a Walla Walla High School teacher who had been accused of inappropriately touching students.
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New plant life emerging in Colorado River Delta

The Associated Press  |  posted 41 minutes ago
Scientists and environmentalists say a spring release of water has reversed a 13-year trend of decline in plant and wildlife in the Colorado River Delta.
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Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed

The Associated Press  |  posted 41 minutes ago
Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.
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Christie to Obama: Demand Cuba return cop killer

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 12:21pm
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he disagrees with President Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba and wants the president to demand the return of a convicted cop killer before diplomatic relations proceed.
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No compromise on Pittsburgh abortion clinic zones

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 12:10pm
Attorneys for the city of Pittsburgh and anti-abortion activists have been unable to reach a compromise on an ordinance that establishes a 15-foot buffer zone for protesters around abortion clinic entrances.
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Winthrop spends more than $30K over ex-president fight

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 11:40am
Winthrop University has spent more than $30,000 on legal costs related to an ongoing dispute with its former president.
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Ohio pharmacies see shortage in flu medication

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 11:40am
Ohio pharmacies are experiencing shortages of an antiviral medication that helps reduce symptoms of the flu at a time when the illness is on the rise.
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Meridian might be Idaho's second-largest city

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 11:20am
Nampa might no longer be Idaho's second-largest city.
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Authorities ID woman shot by man who killed of 2 NYPD cops

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 11:12am
Authorities in Maryland are identifying a woman who was shot by the same man who killed two NYPD officers before shooting himself to death.
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State police addressing training for mental illness

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 11:00am
New Jersey state police have met with mental health officials to discuss how it trains troopers to handle people with mental illness.
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Idaho unemployment rate lowest in 7 years

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:50am
Latest jobless rates show that Idaho is at its lowest in nearly seven years.
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More than 100 Helena students considered homeless

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:50am
The number of homeless public school students in Helena is rising.
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Idaho's first state-funded crisis center opens

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:40am
Eastern Idaho's first state-funded behavioral health crisis center opened its door this week.
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Prosecutor could charge 9 in flamingo death

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:40am
Forrest County District Attorney Patricia Burchell told the Hattiesburg American ( that she will ask a grand jury to indict as many as nine college students involved in the kidnapping of a flamingo from the Hattiesburg Zoo.
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Lowndes school board to discuss plans for new bond issue

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:40am
The Lowndes County School District board will meet Monday to discuss a proposed bond issue.
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Fewer Georgians pursuing careers in education

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:30am
Data from a Georgia education commission shows fewer people are pursuing careers as teachers.
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Special needs children visit 'soothing' mall Santa

By Cheryl Powell, Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:11am
Santa delivered a calmer, quieter Christmas experience to the boys and girls who paid him a visit on a recent Sunday morning at Belden Village Mall.
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Less than half of UT undergrads finish in 6 years

By Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 10:10am
Less than half of students who enroll in Utah's colleges and universities finish bachelor's degrees within six years, but that's not simply because a significant portion of the state's young people go on Mormon missions.
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URI gets more than $400,000 in technology grants

The Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 9:40am
The University of Rhode Island has been awarded three grants totaling more than $400,000 to buy state-of-the-art technology to support teaching and research.
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Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

By Corey Williams, Associated Press  |  posted Dec 21st - 9:32am
Bankruptcy behind it, Detroit's atmosphere swirls with the promise of better days. Charles Floyd Jones can only hope that the city's good fortune trickles down to him and the 10 other residents of a tent city that's sprouted in the shadow of a resurgent downtown where rental occupancy is close to full and restaurants and shops are doing brisk business.
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