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Police arrest suspect in shooting near high school

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A suspect in a shooting that wounded three students outside an alternative high school was arrested early Saturday in what appears to be a gang-related attack, Portland police said.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Protesters of police killings to march on DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters plan to converge on the nation's capital Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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First Dems, now Senate GOP object to spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — First it was objections by House Democrats that stood in the way of passage of a $1.1 trillion catchall spending bill. Now it's the Senate Republicans' turn, specifically Ted Cruz of Texas and Mike Lee of Utah.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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UN climate talks deadlocked over scope of pledges

LIMA, Peru (AP) — U.N. talks on a new global warming pact spilled into the weekend as negotiators quarreled over what kind of information to include when countries unveil their contributions before a key summit in Paris next year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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UN still struggling to move aid into Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.N.'s decision in July to begin moving aid into war-torn Syria without the consent of President Bashar Assad was heralded as unprecedented. It was the first time that humanitarian need trumped a nation's sovereignty.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Indonesia landslide kills 18, leaves 90 missing

BANJARNEGARA, Indonesia (AP) — A mudslide set off by torrential rains rushed down hills into a village in central Indonesia and swept away scores of homes, killing at least 18 people and leaving 90 others missing, officials said Saturday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Report: CIA medics aided, complained about tactics

WASHINGTON (AP) — From the early stages of the CIA's coercive interrogations of terror detainees, the agency's health professionals were intimately involved.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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NYC police probe moving swiftly in chokehold case

NEW YORK (AP) — In a conference room on Manhattan's West Side, police investigators and the white officer accused of putting an unarmed black man in a fatal chokehold sat down for the first time to go frame by frame through the amateur video of an arrest gone wrong.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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