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Los Angeles police kill man in struggle captured on video
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In a fatal encounter captured on video, three Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on the city's Skid Row during a struggle over one of the officers' guns, authorities said.... 3/2/2015 10:13 AM

Boston short of season snow record _ for now
BOSTON (AP) -- It has topped more than 100 inches of snow this season, but Boston is just short of surpassing its 20-year-old snowfall record - for now.... 3/2/2015 2:29 PM

Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast waterways
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Waterways around the Northeast are beset by ice that is more than a foot thick in some places, making life miserable for those who make their living on the water.... 3/2/2015 1:35 PM

Ferguson News Guide: US to make Ferguson announcements soon
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Six months after 18-year-old Michael Brown died in the street in Ferguson, Missouri, the Justice Department is close to announcing its findings in the racially charged police shooting that launched "hands up, don't shoot" protests across the nation.... 3/2/2015 8:07 AM

Covert 'body sculptor' says clients chose her over surgeons
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An aspiring hip-hop artist who boasts about her talent for underground "body sculpting" has one last chance to impress a jury before the panel weighs murder charges against her in a dancer's death.... 3/2/2015 12:30 PM

Construction picks back up, but it's a different gig now
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- As Florida's housing market tanked seven years ago, construction worker David Rager saw jobs dry up. So he left construction, along with 2.3 million others nationwide during the economic downturn, and got a job installing traffic signals and street lights.... 3/2/2015 10:49 AM

Dearth of jobs a barrier to post-bankruptcy Detroit's growth
DETROIT (AP) -- When Alison Norris couldn't find work in Detroit, she searched past the city limits, ending up with a part-time restaurant job that's 20 miles away but takes at least two hours to get to via separate city and suburban bus systems.... 3/2/2015 6:30 AM

Amish to be resentenced for remaining charges in attacks
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Sixteen members of a breakaway Amish community from eastern Ohio are scheduled to be resentenced in Cleveland after a federal appellate court overturned their hate crime convictions.... 3/2/2015 6:56 AM

Young girl's story may lead Idaho to approve marijuana oil
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Ten-year-old Alexis Carey has a rare but intractable form of epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome. The genetic disease causes severe and multiple seizures, which often leave parents guessing if the terror of watching their child seize up will pass or turn fatal.... 3/1/2015 6:38 PM

Survey: Parents increasingly ask doctors to delay vaccines
CHICAGO (AP) -- Parents have increasingly pressured doctors to delay vaccines for young children, making their kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases, a study suggests.... 3/2/2015 2:15 PM

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