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Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case

Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case

A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown.
Wildfires threaten thousands in Northern California Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,00

Wildfires threaten thousands in Northern California Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,00

Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,000 acres and forcing thousands from their homes, fire officials said.
Man shot from behind by police, family says; prosecutors: he lunged with sword

Man shot from behind by police, family says; prosecutors: he lunged with sword

To hear prosecutors tell it, Darrien Hunt lunged at officers with a "samurai-type sword" before he was killed.
UPS plans huge boost in holiday hiring

UPS plans huge boost in holiday hiring

UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work. The parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees this holiday season, nearly double last year's total of 55,000.
War against ISIS: What does Rand Paul's 'yes' mean?

War against ISIS: What does Rand Paul's 'yes' mean?

Sen. Rand Paul has gotten questions from the media lately at nearly every stop and in almost every interview about where he stands on combating the threat of ISIS.
Too liberal vs. too conservative in Iowa Senate race

Too liberal vs. too conservative in Iowa Senate race

Joni Ernst takes running for Senate literally. Try keeping up with her as she races through a rainy parade. It's a workout.
'Mockingjay -- Part I' gets official trailer

'Mockingjay -- Part I' gets official trailer

(CNN) -- The Mockingjay lives. On Monday, fans eager for more Katniss Everdeen got a sneak peek of the heroine in action in the first official trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part I."
Why you crave pumpkin flavors in the fall

Why you crave pumpkin flavors in the fall

(CNN) -- The Wall Street Journal labeled it a "Halloween horror story." The Internet called it something else: a "pumpkin panic."
To spank or not spank? Answer depends on who you are, where you live and if your parents did

To spank or not spank? Answer depends on who you are, where you live and if your parents did

(CNN) -- The indictment of NFL star Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges has led to a robust debate about whether hitting, spanking or any other form of corporal punishment is justified and effective in dealing with children.
Thousands to be evacuated after 'critical' alert issued for Philippine volcano

Thousands to be evacuated after 'critical' alert issued for Philippine volcano

Thousands of people are being evacuated from the area around an active volcano in the Philippines after the country's seismology agency issued an alert saying a hazardous eruption could happen "within weeks."
U.S. strikes near Baghdad as world searches for anti-ISIS plan

U.S. strikes near Baghdad as world searches for anti-ISIS plan

As world leaders struggled to come up with strategies to combat the threat from ISIS, U.S. military aircraft targeted one of the Islamist militant group's positions near Baghdad.
U.S. strikes near Baghdad as world searches for anti-ISIS plan

U.S. strikes near Baghdad as world searches for anti-ISIS plan

As world leaders struggled to come up with strategies to combat the threat from ISIS, U.S. military aircraft targeted one of the Islamist militant group's positions near Baghdad.
Taliban kill 3 ISAF members in Afghanistan blast

Taliban kill 3 ISAF members in Afghanistan blast

Three members of NATO's International Security Assistance Force were killed in an attack in Kabul on Tuesday, the coalition said.
Agent Storm: Inside al Qaeda for the CIA

Agent Storm: Inside al Qaeda for the CIA

Two worlds. Two identities and the ever-present, very real risk of death. That was the life of Morten Storm, a radical Islamist turned double agent, who's now lifting the lid on some of the world's best-kept secrets.
Agent Storm: Inside al Qaeda for the CIA

Agent Storm: Inside al Qaeda for the CIA

Two worlds. Two identities and the ever-present, very real risk of death. That was the life of Morten Storm, a radical Islamist turned double agent, who's now lifting the lid on some of the world's best-kept secrets.