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'5 questions, answers on 'Net Neutrality'

Posted: 11:49 AM - The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether Internet providers should be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faster.

Prosecution rests in loud music killing case

Posted: 09/29/2014 - Prosecutors have rested in the first-degree murder retrial of a white Florida man who fatally shot a black teenager after an argument over loud music outside a convenience store.

Pumpkin Fever: Healthy or Not?

Posted: 09/29/2014 - There is a "health halo" around foods with "pumpkin" in them, but not all of the pumpkin-flavored foods which are so popular this time of year are created equal.
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Obama: US misjudged Iraqi army, militants' threat

Updated: 09/29/2014 - President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight.
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North Korea willing to discuss human rights

Posted: 09/27/2014 - North Korea says it willing to cooperate with the U.N. and other international organizations on human rights, but is bristling at what it views as politicization of the issue by its arch enemy, the United States.

Ferguson unrest persists despite chief's gesture

Posted: 09/27/2014 - Cast as an olive branch by some, the Ferguson police chief's attempt to march with protesters demanding charges in the killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old by a white officer still erupted into a clash that activists Friday blamed on police missteps.

Air strikes hit Islamic State in eastern Syria

Posted: 09/27/2014 - Air strikes, believed to have been carried out by U.S.-led forces, hit Islamic State and other Islamist groups in eastern Syria early on Saturday, a monitoring group said.

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to baby girl

Updated: 09/27/2014 - Bill and Hillary Clinton are grandparents. The couple's daughter, Chelsea Clinton, has given birth to her first child, a daughter named Charlotte.

American-led coalition agaist ISIS grows

Posted: 09/26/2014 - The American-led coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq grew by three countries on Friday including Belgium, Britain and Denmark. Here's a breakdown of which countries are doing what.

Ferguson chief apologizes via video to Brown family

Updated: 09/25/2014 - Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson has issued a video apology to the family of Michael Brown, saying the 18-year-old's body was left in the street for too long last month after he was fatally shot by an officer in the St. Louis suburb.

Eric Holder resigning as attorney general

Updated: 09/25/2014 - Eric Holder, the nation's first black attorney general, is resigning after six years, but will remain in office until a new attorney general is confirmed.

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