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  1. NYPD: Cop ambush killer told passers-by to watchSun, 21 Dec 2014 21:32:49 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Police Department says a gunman who ambushed two officers in their car told two passers-by to "watch what I'm going to do."... More...
  2. Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlashSun, 21 Dec 2014 20:17:06 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has grown out of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.... More...
  3. US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor listSun, 21 Dec 2014 16:41:20 GMT
    HONOLULU (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an "act of cybervandalism," not one of war, against a movie company.... More...
  4. How do you joke about the Sony hacking? A little carefullySun, 21 Dec 2014 20:58:10 GMT
    How do you joke about the Sony hacking story? After all, it was an attempt at comedy that launched this whole sobering mess.... More...
  5. Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flockSun, 21 Dec 2014 16:28:26 GMT
    MIAMI (AP) -- The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock in South Florida, where many older Roman Catholics equate the Castro brothers with the devil.... More...
  6. 2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peaceSun, 21 Dec 2014 17:20:34 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it, frustrated in efforts to push Israel and Palestinians toward peace.... More...
  7. Nigerian Islamic uprising poses regional threatSun, 21 Dec 2014 18:02:25 GMT
    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Thousands of members of Nigeria's home-grown Islamic extremist Boko Haram group strike across the border in Cameroon, with coordinated attacks on border towns, a troop convoy and a major barracks.... More...
  8. Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown DetroitSun, 21 Dec 2014 20:04:09 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) -- 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...
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