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Violence in Ferguson after cop avoids charges

Violence in Ferguson after cop avoids charges

Gunshots rang out and police lobbed tear gas at an angry crowd that threw bottles outside the Ferguson Police Department in suburban St. Louis after a grand jury decided not to indict a white officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black teen.

Why 'cats rule and dogs drool'

Why 'cats rule and dogs drool'

Popular web videos showing that "cats rule and dogs drool" have new scientific evidence to support that felinophilic sentiment, at least when it comes to drinking.

Multinational crew arrives at space station

Multinational crew arrives at space station

A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan to deliver three new crew members to the International Space Station, including Italy's first female astronaut.

Ferguson shooting: Grand jury reaches decision

Ferguson shooting: Grand jury reaches decision

A Missouri grand jury has made a decision on whether to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, a killing that sparked angry protests in the St. Louis suburb, the Washington Post reported.

UK faces biggest terrorism threat in its history - minister

UK faces biggest terrorism threat in its history - minister

Britain is facing the biggest terrorism threat in its history and has foiled around 40 major plots since suicide bombers attacked London in 2005, according to Home Secretary Theresa May.

Pay per puff? Caffeine stick? E-cigarette boom sparks new ideas

Pay per puff? Caffeine stick? E-cigarette boom sparks new ideas

Electronic cigarette makers are racing to design and buy variations of a technology that has lit a billion-dollar boom, created a new vocabulary, and prompted a backlash from health officials worried about the impact of the new smokeless devices.

China defies US call to stop island-building project

China defies US call to stop island-building project

China has hit back at "irresponsible remarks" from the United States which has called on Beijing to stop a land reclamation project in the disputed South China Sea that could be large enough to accommodate an airstrip.

Buffalo braces for flooding after snow

Buffalo braces for flooding after snow

Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags as the area around Buffalo, New York braced for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to melt up to 2 metres of snow.

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