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Airport delays, cancellations expected as storm moves up coast

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:25:18 -0800

Delays and cancellations are expected as a big storm moves up the East Coast on Wednesday. As of Wednesday morning a handful of flights were canceled at the Portland Jetport. Flights coming to and from New York City, Philadelphia, Boston and Washington, DC, could run into problems on one of the busiest travel days of the year. Photos: Mainers fly out of Jetport ahead of storm Most flights ...

Ferguson shooting: Protests spread across US

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:24:46 -0800

Officer Darren Wilson, the policeman who shot him, said his conscience was clear.

Ferguson protests spread coast to coast

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:23:42 -0800

The sparks of outrage that started in Ferguson, Missouri, have ignited a firestorm of protests across the country.

You Can Get Home for Thanksgiving If You Leave Right Now

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:21:23 -0800

What do you get when you mix rain and snow in the Northeast and the 46 million people expected to travel for Thanksgiving? A recipe for a travel disaster.

Outsider artists go to Washington

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:10:13 -0800

National Gallery of Art planning exhibition on the significance of America’s self-taught artists for the nation’s mainstream Modern art

Protesters Flood Streets Across the U.S. on Ferguson Ruling

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:08:16 -0800

(CNN) -- The sparks of outrage that started in Ferguson, Missouri, have ignited a firestorm of protests across the country. But the national furor isn't just about one grand jury's decision on one shooting case. To many protesters, the death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown -- and the lack of an indictment for the officer who shot him -- are symbolic of racial injustice in America. "I ...

Council committees OK $300M DC United stadium

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:04:59 -0800

WASHINGTON (AP) - Two D.C. Council committees have approved up to $150 million in subsidies to build a new soccer stadium for D.C. United. The Tuesday votes will allow legislation for the stadium to go before the full council next month. The $300 million, 20,000-seat stadium is planned ...

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty: Independent journalist escapes Russia, seeks asylum in US

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:03:41 -0800

The US flag flies in front of the US Capitol dome on Dec. 24, 2008 in Washington, DC. © AFP The editor-in-chief of an independent Russian news website says he will seek political asylum in the United States.

Protesters flood streets across U.S. as Ferguson dismay spreads coast to coast

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:03:12 -0800

(CNN) — The sparks of outrage that started in Ferguson, Missouri, have ignited a firestorm of protests across the country. But the national furor isn’t just about one grand jury’s decision on one shooting case. To many protesters, the death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown — and the lack of an indictment for the […]

Undercover as an “ex-gay”: Inside the sordid world of conversion therapy

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:00:26 -0800

Posing as a confused gay man, I sampled these religious conmen's snake oil -- and lived to tell the tale

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