Recent World Headlines

26.11.2014

Ferguson begins cleanup after 2 nights of unrest, hopes for continued calm, return to normal

FERGUSON, Mo. - Business owners and residents boarded up windows and cleared away debris Wednesday as Ferguson sought a tentative return to normal after two nights of unrest over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case.

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26.11.2014

Obama defends his legal authority - to pardon Thanksgiving turkeys

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is defending his legal authority to take executive actions — to spare a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys.

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26.11.2014

Video shows cop shooting boy within seconds of encountering him; 12-year-old had pellet gun

CLEVELAND - The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1 1/2 to 2 seconds of pulling up in his cruiser, police said Wednesday. During those few moments, he ordered the youngster three times to put up his hands, they said.

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Recent National Headlines

26.11.2014

Tory MP retracts advice to wear recording devices to guard against harassment allegations

OTTAWA - A Conservative backbencher who issued a bizarre warning to colleagues against "consorting without protection" in the wake of Parliament Hill misconduct revelations retracted his statement late Wednesday.

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26.11.2014

New Brunswick government to ease access to abortion as of January

FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick government is scrapping a section of a contentious regulation that restricted access to abortion for decades and set the province apart for its unique policies on the procedure.

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Recent Business Headlines

26.11.2014

U.S. Ebola vaccine looks protective but may require high dose: study

TORONTO - A single dose of a U.S.-designed Ebola vaccine may be protective against the disease, a new study suggests. But the research also appears to indicate that dose will have to be relatively large, which may present problems for the vaccine.

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26.11.2014

Alberta rolls back oil forecasts, expects price to remain mired in trough

EDMONTON - Alberta is slashing its oil forecasts for this budget year as the world price remains mired in a trough around $75 a barrel, Finance Minister Robin Campbell announced Wednesday.

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Recent Entertainment Headlines

26.11.2014

Keillor to step aside for a couple 'Prairie Home' shows; musician Chris Thile to guest host

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Host Garrison Keillor plans to stay home and listen to "A Prairie Home Companion" on the radio for a couple of shows this winter.

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Recent Health Headlines

26.11.2014

NIH study: Ebola vaccine safe in first 20 people studied, triggers promising immune response

WASHINGTON - An experimental Ebola vaccine appears safe and triggered signs of immune protection in the first 20 volunteers to test it, U.S. researchers reported Wednesday.

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