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"Disrespectful": Michael Brown's Mom Slams Wilson

Lesley McSpadden, the mother of slain Ferguson teen Michael Brown, said Wednesday the first public comments from police officer Darren Wilson added "insult after injury," following a grand jury's decision not to indict the officer in the killing. Wilson's account "sounds crazy," Michael Brown Sr. said on NBC's "Today" show. It's "disrespectful," McSpadden explained. Wilson said in his interview that Brown was the instigator of the incident, reaching for Wilson's gun and charging at him. "For one, my son, he respected law enforcement,'' Brown Sr. said. "Two, who in their right mind would rush or charge at a police officer that has his gun drawn? It sounds crazy." Read »
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Nor'easter to Hamper Thanksgiving Travel for Millions

A nor'easter forecast to snarl the Thanksgiving travel plans of millions of Americans began its march up the East Coast early Wednesday, lashing the region with heavy rain, NBC News reported. Forecasters warned the storm would bring over a foot of snow in some areas as it moved north on one of the busiest travel days of the year. Boston, New York City and Washington, D.C., are expected to see rain and snow and 30-mph winds, while western Massachusetts may see up to 16 inches of snow. Parts of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey were expected to get 3 to 6 inches. Flight cancellations also began piling up at major airports, with Newark Liberty airport in New Jersey, LaGuardia in New York and Philadelphia International each seeing 100 flights canceled. Read »
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EPA Proposes New Limit for Ozone Emissions

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Developers Look to Create Underground NYC Park

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 2:24 PM

We are here to tell America that we will not surrender, we will never give up our rights and we are against all sanctions  

— Hardline students in Iran, demanding on the streets of Teheran on Sunday their government not cave to Western pressures, as negotiators from Iran and the West tried to hammer out a nuclear deal on the eve of a self-imposed deadline.
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Feds Probing Arson of Michael Brown Sr.'s Church

Federal investigators are looking into an arson fire that burned the Missouri church where Michael Brown's father was baptized over the weekend, NBC News reported. Flood Christian Church was torched Monday night after the announcement that a grand jury had voted not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown Jr. "Sunday, we do the baptism, Monday, the church is one fire. It just doesn't add up," the church's pastor, Rev. Carlton Lee, said. He added that Brown had pledged his help in repairing the damage. Read »
Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 at 5:36 AM
By Michael Rodio

Protests Erupt After Ferguson Decision

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Officer Wilson: "I Never Wanted to Take Anyone's Life"

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