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  1. Florida Cop Dies in ShootingSun, 21 Dec 2014 18:33:24 GMT
    The Pinellas County Sheriff's office said the shooting occurred at around 3 a.m. EST in Tarpon Springs. More...
  2. 'In Sorrow': Eric Garner's Widow and Mother Denounce Cop KillingSun, 21 Dec 2014 18:23:14 GMT
    Eric Garner's mother said that she doesn't want violence connected with her son's name because "we are not about that." More...
  3. Gun Range Billboard Showing Santa Holding Gun Sparks DebateSun, 21 Dec 2014 18:01:17 GMT
    The range owners said the sign is temporary, but it will not be their last. A sign featuring the Easter bunny or Cupid may be next. More...
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  1. D-Day veteran, 90, guilty of historic sex abuse becomes oldest...Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:02:14 GMT
    PICTURED: The father-of-two New York cop and his newly-wed partner who were 'assassinated' as they sat in their squad car on their first day in new Brooklyn precinct 'I'm putting wings on pigs today': NY cop killer shot his girlfriend then BRAGGED on Instagram that he was going to get revenge for Eric Garner and Mike Brown before launching deadly attack and finally killing himself Saluting the fallen: Hundreds of NYPD staff pay their respects as bodies of two 'executed' police officers are driven past in ambulances Police officers turn their backs on New York Mayor Bill de Blasio as he is accused of having 'blood on his hands' over anti-police sentiments Autopsy report of mayor shot dead by his 'battered' wife reveals how she suffered 'over 20 years of physical abuse' and would be dragged into his bed by her hair Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's teenage son is recovering from injuries after ... (more) More...
  2. Chicago mayor's teenage son mugged near homeSun, 21 Dec 2014 01:33:08 GMT
    Spokeswoman Kelley Quinn said Saturday that the mayor's son, Zach, had "injuries that required medical treatment, but was able to join the family for a long planned trip." She says the mayor is focused on his son's well-being and requested the news media respect the family's privacy. More...
  3. Prosecutor: No charges in church disturbance deathSun, 21 Dec 2014 00:33:02 GMT
    Anti-Castro groups gathered in a Little Havana park to protest President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with Cuba on Saturday, and an opposition leader from the island was expected to open the... Waving U.S. and Cuban flags and chanting "Obama, traitor," anti-Castro protesters gathered Saturday in a Little Havana park in a show of opposition to the president's plan to normalize relations with the communist nation. Authorities say two New York Police Department officers are in critical condition after being shot inside their patrol car, and the suspect is believed dead. More...
  4. US sends 4 Afghans back home from GuantanamoSat, 20 Dec 2014 23:28:18 GMT
    The Pentagon said Saturday that four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay detention center have been returned to their home country in what U.S. officials are citing as a sign of their confidence in new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. Obama administration officials said they worked quickly to fulfil the request from Ghani, in office just three months, to return the four - long cleared for release - as a kind of reconciliation and mark of improved U.S.-Afghan relations. More...
  5. Anti-Castro protesters in Miami say 'it's not the time' to strengthen Cuba-US tiesSat, 20 Dec 2014 22:23:27 GMT
    Waving flags and chanting "Obama, traitor," anti-Castro protesters gathered Saturday in a Little Havana park in a show of opposition to the president's plan to normalize relations with Cuba. More than 200 people listened to speeches, and many carried Cuban and American flags. More...
  6. An influential Commons committee has highlighted a series of failures in the immigration systemSat, 20 Dec 2014 18:14:01 GMT
    David Cameron insisted that only the Tories can offer "competence" on dealing with immigration and his plans to reform European welfare rules would be an "absolute requirement" in his proposed renegotiation of the UK's links with Brussels. An influential Commons committee has highlighted a series of failures in the immigration system but t he Prime Minister claimed "real progress" had been made in addressing the issue and voting for Labour or Ukip would deliver "chaos". More...
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National News
  1. Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown DetroitSun, 21 Dec 2014 17:27:06 GMT
    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. More...
  2. Authorities ID Maryland woman shot by man who killed 2 NYPD officersSun, 21 Dec 2014 17:00:48 GMT
    Authorities in Maryland are identifying a woman who was shot by the same man who killed two NYPD officers before shooting himself to death. More...
  3. Woman returns wallet found in NYC cab to hardworking dadSun, 21 Dec 2014 16:47:43 GMT
    A New York City man working three jobs to support his family experienced a Christmas miracle when the wallet he lost in a city cab was returned to him along with all the money inside. More...
  4. Sign with misspellings leads to demotion of New Jersey school principalSun, 21 Dec 2014 16:14:45 GMT
    A large sign outside a New Jersey elementary school that misspelled December appears to have cost the principal her $108,000 a year job. More...
  5. States trying to combat shortage of practicing attorneys in rural areas by offering incentivesSun, 21 Dec 2014 15:16:35 GMT
    Federal grant money has long been available for doctors, nurses and dentists willing to relocate to rural areas. More...
  6. Pope Francis' role in US-Cuba thaw leaves some Cuban-American Catholics feeling abandonedSun, 21 Dec 2014 15:15:38 GMT
    The efforts of Pope Francis to foster a thaw between the U.S. and Cuba has caused some fractures among Catholics in Miami. More...
  7. Authorities raise reward to $10G for capture of Texas meteorologist's shooter Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:07:00 GMT
    Authorities are now offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the gunman who shot a TV meteorologist multiple times during an altercation Wednesday in a Central Texas TV station's parking lot. More...
  8. Police officer shot and killed in Florida, authorities say Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:00:56 GMT
    Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday. More...
  9. Police make fourth arrest in NYPD officer assault probeSun, 21 Dec 2014 14:05:27 GMT
    The New York Police Department has made a third arrest in an aggressive manhunt after an assault on two officers during a protest over the chokehold death of Eric Garner. More...
  10. Florida authorities say a police officer has been shot and killed; suspect in custodySun, 21 Dec 2014 14:00:30 GMT
    Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday. More...