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Police boss: Less rhetoric, more dialogue needed
NEW YORK (AP) -- A day after the funeral of one of two police officers gunned down in their patrol car, the city's police commissioner called Sunday for a "lot less rhetoric and a lot more dialogue" to defuse the tension between police officers and the population they protect.... 12/28/2014 11:39 PM

South Dakota's Jewish community small, tight-knit
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) -- The first Jews to settle in what is now South Dakota established themselves in Deadwood during the Gold Rush more than 150 years ago, finding a niche selling hardware, groceries, dry goods and more. By 1920, the state was home to some 1,300 Jews.... 12/29/2014 4:59 AM

Key developments in police-communities tension
The killings of two unarmed blacks by white police officers in Missouri and New York this summer touched off protests and a national debate over police conduct that intensified after grand juries declined to indict the officers.... 12/28/2014 9:33 PM

Sony: PlayStation back online after 3-day outage
Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas.... 12/29/2014 2:15 AM

Ravens back in playoffs, earn AFC wild card
The Baltimore Ravens are back in the playoffs, while the Seattle Seahawks will be playing at home in them.... 12/29/2014 3:37 AM

Chris Rock and wife Malaak Compton-Rock headed for divorce
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Rock filed for divorce from his wife Malaak Compton-Rock, a statement from his representative confirmed Sunday.... 12/29/2014 4:16 AM

Box Office: 'Hobbit' wins, 'Interview' has strong VOD sales
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Audiences had their pick of genres during the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like "Unbroken" and "Into the Woods" proved no match for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."... 12/28/2014 11:58 PM

Surfer survives shark bite off Central California
LOS OSOS, Calif. (AP) -- A man surfing on the Central California coast was dragged under water by a juvenile great white shark and bitten in the hip on Sunday before he could paddle to shore, where he received help from two doctors who happened to be on the beach, a witness said Sunday.... 12/29/2014 3:55 AM

Widespread problems on Rikers Island tough to fix
NEW YORK (AP) -- Victor Woods shook uncontrollably, his body wracked by convulsions, as fellow inmates held him in their arms and shouted for help.... 12/29/2014 12:12 AM

Arizona police officer killed; suspect dead
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- A northern Arizona police officer killed over the weekend was shot repeatedly at close range by a domestic violence suspect after calmly asking the man if he could pat him down for any weapons, authorities said Sunday.... 12/29/2014 1:36 AM