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US traffic deaths rise sharply after small decline in 2014
DETROIT (AP) -- After declining for most of the past decade, traffic deaths spiked 8 percent in the first half of this year, prompting a call from the nation's highway safety chief to find ways to reduce the human errors that cause most fatalities.... 11/24/2015 10:31 PM

Group raised suspicions before 5 were shot at police protest
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Protesters demanding justice for a black man fatally shot by Minneapolis police were settling in for their ninth night of demonstrations when something just didn't seem right.... 11/24/2015 10:05 PM

Chicago officer charged with murder in killing of black teen
CHICAGO (AP) -- A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, a day before the deadline a judge set for the city to release a squad-car video of the killing that officials fear will spark unrest.... 11/24/2015 9:55 PM

Health co-op failure in NY leaves doctors owed millions
NEW YORK (AP) -- The sudden collapse of the largest nonprofit insurance cooperative created by President Barack Obama's health care law is causing headaches in New York, especially for medical providers owed millions of dollars for treating the failed plan's patients.... 11/24/2015 6:23 PM

Thanksgiving travel 2015: Cheap gas but fears of terrorism
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- That other Thanksgiving tradition - congested highways and jammed airports - is getting underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.... 11/24/2015 10:06 PM

Philadelphia traffic stop ends in bloodshed, burning bus
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man in a car that was stopped for an expired car registration sticker traded gunfire with police during a Tuesday morning highway chase that ended with a fiery crash involving a school bus and a trooper with a gunshot wound, police said.... 11/24/2015 9:37 PM

As Rhodes scholar, Harvard student to explore Syrian roots
BOSTON (AP) -- The honor of winning a Rhodes scholarship carries extra weight for Neil Alacha. It will help connect him to his Middle Eastern roots.... 11/24/2015 8:43 PM

Suspect in Ohio family killing threatened 'big boom' in 2009
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The man suspected of killing three members of an Ohio family in their home including a 7-year-old boy was investigated six years ago for threatening a mass shooting, according to police records.... 11/24/2015 10:11 PM

Washington university cancels classes over hate speech
SEATTLE (AP) -- After a racist thread on social media sparked outrage on a quiet Washington state campus, college officials sent students home a day early for the Thanksgiving holiday.... 11/24/2015 10:04 PM

Lights out leaves cold, boredom for 20,000 in Washington
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- It's been cold, dark and boring.... 11/24/2015 10:37 PM

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