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Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council.... 11/23/2014 10:52 AM

Marion Barry remembered for love of DC
Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday at the age of 78, was remembered for his love for the city he served:... 11/23/2014 1:53 PM

Ferguson tense ahead of grand jury decision
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.... 11/23/2014 2:43 PM

Ferguson grand jury unusual in many ways
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.... 11/22/2014 5:36 PM

Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations
Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring herself to do it.... 11/23/2014 11:50 AM

Official: Man who killed deputy had made threats
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- A man who had made previous threats against police set his house on fire Saturday and ambushed the first sheriff's deputy who responded, fatally shooting the deputy and wounding another before he was killed by a police officer who lives nearby, a law enforcement official said.... 11/23/2014 6:27 AM

Buffalo residents urged to prepare for flooding
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo is making significant progress clearing streets still clogged from an epic storm left more than 7 feet of snow even as a flooding threat looms, the city's mayor said Sunday.... 11/23/2014 2:22 PM

Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport
BOSTON (AP) -- A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, state police said.... 11/23/2014 12:22 PM

Rhodes scholars for class of 2015 announced
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Rhodes Trust says 32 U.S. men and women have been named Rhodes scholars and will enter Oxford University next October.... 11/23/2014 9:49 AM

City: Quarter-toting 'Robin Hooders' must back off
KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- The self-styled "Robin Hooders" race to the rescue of the parking peasantry, pumping quarters into their expired meters and leaving behind cards informing them they have been saved from "the king's tariff."... 11/22/2014 5:59 PM