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AP news guide: A look at the turmoil in Ferguson

The U.S. Department of Justice filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city of Ferguson Wednesday, a day after the Ferguson City Council failed to approve an agreement with the federal agency

Stan Kroenke Has 12 More Ranches Than You — And Way More Haters, Too

Stan Kroenke just settled his latest deal. This time it's for one of the largest cattle ranches in the U.S.

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Man loses it during flight, urinates on fellow passenger

A man aboard a flight headed to Paris allegedly urinated on a fellow passenger. It was supposedly because he wasn't allowed to smoke or drink mid-air. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

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Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016

USOC to hire infectious disease specialists for Zika

The U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to be available to potential Olympians worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil

Nokia Q2 profit surges to $560 million buoyed by licenses

Nokia Corp. sees strong fourth-quarter profit growth to $560 million on a slight increase in sales, buoyed by income from licensing fees

How Democratic Superdelegates Could Cramp Sanders' Style

Bernie Sanders' path to the White House is further complicated by superdelegates.

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Russia proposes March 1 ceasefire in Syria; US wants it now

U.S. officials say Russia is proposing a March 1 ceasefire in Syria

The Latest: Nevada lawmaker talks to holdouts

The last four occupiers of the Malheur refuge vacillated between hysteria and calm while assessing their options as the FBI attempted with a bullhorn to negotiate an end to the standoff that began weeks ago

Storm-battered cruise ship returning to homeport

A cruise ship is returning early to its New Jersey homeport after it was battered by a major storm

Bernie Sanders Got A Huge Amount Of Money After His New Hampshire Win

After his New Hampshire primary win, Bernie Sanders got a staggering $5.2 million in donations in the 18 hours following his victory speech.

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Earth didn't score 100% on index that predicts likelihood of life

Astronomers are creating an index that is intended to predict the likelihood of life on alien planets. So how did Earth do? Not 100% but here we are. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

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Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con'

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is launching Silicon Valley Comic Con, a show that will mesh technology with pop culture

Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah

Debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to be heard by a committee made of only men

As industry shifts, Las Vegas cabs do some soul-searching

As technology and competition shakes their business, Las Vegas cabs and overseers are doing some soul-searching

The GOP 'Establishment' Still Doesn't Have Its Guy

With Chris Christie set to drop out, things are getting clearer but are far from set.

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Powerful California coastal panel ousts top executive

The powerful agency that manages development on California's coastline fired its executive, despite pleas from supporters to save his job

Kurdish fighters capture military air base in northern Syria

An opposition activist group and a rebel commander say Kurdish fighters and their allies have captured a military air base in northern Syria

Pacifica: Residents live on the edge of crumbling cliffs

Living with the Pacific Ocean as your backyard has its benefits

DOJ Sues Ferguson, Missouri, For Denying Justice System Overhaul

The Department of Justice is suing the city of Ferguson, Missouri, after its city council voted to reject an overhaul of its criminal justice system.

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This is what the Earth will be like in 10,000 years

Scientists are publishing a paper discussing what our planet, Earth will look like in 10,000 years from now. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.

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