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Protesters lie in an intersection during a demonstration, following the Monday grand jury decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in Los AngelesBy Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops on Tuesday to a St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting and looting after a grand jury declined to indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager. Attorneys for the family of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old shot to death in Ferguson by officer Darren Wilson in August, condemned as biased the St. Louis County grand jury process that led to Monday's decision not to bring charges. ...


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Tue, Nov 25 05:19 PM
People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions even hundreds of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb.Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines
Tue, Nov 25 05:12 PM
By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge ruled on Tuesday that an Arkansas constitutional amendment defining marriage as being only the union of one man and one woman was unconstitutional, striking down a measure overwhelmingly approved by voters a decade ago. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker said the Arkansas amendment denied U.S. constitutional guarantees of equal protection under the law for same-sex couples. The decision was the latest in a series striking down same-sex marriage bans imposed in many U.S. states. ...Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines
Tue, Nov 25 04:59 PM

Obama takes on hecklers over immigration policyTaking on the hecklers who've been interrupting his speeches lately, President Barack Obama argued back Tuesday with a point-by-point rebuttal of their arguments and suggested they "get the facts."


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Tue, Nov 25 04:19 PM

U.S. President Obama talks about immigration reform in ChicagoBy Steve Holland CHICAGO (Reuters) - President Barack Obama was interrupted several times by hecklers during a speech on his immigration policy on Tuesday, and their complaint was that his plan did not go far enough in protecting illegal immigrants from deportation. At least four hecklers, all of them women, yelled at the president at the Copernicus Center where he had gone to promote his go-it-alone immigration plan that will remove the threat of deportation for up to 4.7 million illegal immigrants. ...


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Tue, Nov 25 03:32 PM
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos spoke to the Ferguson police officer.Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines
Tue, Nov 25 07:46 AM
It's extremely rare for a grand jury not to return an indictment.Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines
Tue, Nov 25 02:00 AM
Some physical and mental changes that occur with age can affect a person's ability to drive. These include slower reaction times, night blindness, and pain and stiffness.Seniors / Aging News From Medical News Today
Tue, Nov 25 01:00 AM
This new survey was released recently as a Web First by Health Affairs. The full text is available free until November 26.Seniors / Aging News From Medical News Today
Tue, Nov 25 12:00 AM
A specific brain network within grey matter develops later than the rest of the brain and degenerates first in older age, says new study, shedding light on neurological disorders.Alzheimer's / Dementia News From Medical News Today
Mon, Nov 24 01:00 AM
As we age, we have an increasingly harder time ignoring distractions. But new research online in the Cell Press journal Neuron reveals that by learning to make discriminations of a sound amidst...Seniors / Aging News From Medical News Today
Mon, Nov 24 01:00 AM
The portion of the adult brain responsible for complex thought, known as the cerebral cortex, lacks the ability to replace neurons that die as a result of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, and other...Alzheimer's / Dementia News From Medical News Today
Mon, Nov 24 01:00 AM
If you are an active senior who wants to stay younger, keep on running.A new study involving the University of Colorado Boulder and Humboldt State University shows that senior citizens who run...Seniors / Aging News From Medical News Today
Sun, Nov 23 12:00 AM
Alzheimer's disease damages the nervous system in many different ways. This is because the disease affects not only neurons but also other brain cells, such as the astrocytes.Alzheimer's / Dementia News From Medical News Today
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