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Ferguson churches offer sanctuaries

Churches will open their sanctuaries to people who want to get away from protests in Ferguson when a grand jury announces whether it will indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown.

Observers, legal experts and first aid supplies will...

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Militants raid bus in Kenya, killing dozens

Islamist militants ambushed a bus in Kenya on Saturday and sprayed bullets on those who failed to recite Quran verses, killing at least 28 people, authorities said.

The bus, which had 60 people aboard, was heading from Mandera, near the Somali border,...

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Europe to vote on Google breakup proposal

Google controls 90 percent of all Web searches in Europe, giving it unequaled power it doesn't enjoy in the United States.

On Thursday, members of Europe's parliament will vote on a resolution that will propose ways to shrink Google's influence in Europe.

"It...

Buffalo snow Sat morning

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Buffalo's curse: Warmer temps and rain

After insane amounts of snow and bitterly cold temperatures this week, the Buffalo area begins to thaw out Saturday.

The good news: Warmer temperatures will begin to melt some 7 feet of snow across the region.

The bad news: Warmer temperatures will beg...

University of California Berkeley

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Berkeley students protest UC tuition hike

Students at U.C. Berkeley protested for a second day Friday against a tuition hike approved this week by the University of California.

More than 300 students had occupied Berkeley's Wheeler Hall, according to the university's student-run newspaper, T...

Putin swims

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Putin becomes eighth-degree black belt

Vladimir Putin, the Russian President, rides horses while shirtless. He catches massive fish and gives them a kiss. He tranquilizes tigers.

He also is apparently pretty good on the mat.

Putin, 62, has been awarded a karate black belt, the Russian Kyokushin-kan Karate-do Federation said Friday.

Russian jet

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NATO jets are scrambling more for Russians

NATO has scrambled fighter jets more than 400 times this year to intercept Russian military flights close to alliance members' airspace in Europe, the alliance's secretary general said this week.

That's a 50% increase in Russian air activity over last...

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Al Qaeda in Yemen rebukes ISIS

Al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen -- al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula -- strongly rebuked ISIS in a video released Friday, declaring ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's declaration of an Islamic caliphate to be illegitimate.

The statement, delivered by on...

Beyonce MTV awards

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New Beyonce video '7/11' rocks the Web

Social media is all abuzz with the latest video from the Queen B herself -- Beyonce.

It's a silly little dance ditty called "7/11."

It's Bey and some "girlfriends" prancing in and around a high-rise -- mostly in their underwear -- vamping for the camer...

Hot car death boy

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Father pleads not guilty in hot car death

The father of a 15-month-old boy who died after being left in a hot car in July has pleaded not guilty to a charge of criminally negligent homicide.

Kyle Seitz, 36, entered the plea in Danbury Superior Court on Friday.

The death of Benjamin Seitz was ...

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