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Governor declares emergency, sets Ferguson curfew
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday.
Teen gunman deemed not a high threat
A teen who fatally shot another student at his suburban Denver high school last year had been deemed "not a high-level of threat."
Wal-Mart's website to personalize shopping
Wal-Mart, in its latest bid to compete with nemesis Amazon.com, is rebuilding its website to further personalize the online shopping experience of each customer.
Oil rises to near $105 on improving growth
The price of oil rose to near $105 a barrel Tuesday on expectations for rising demand as the global economy strengthens.
Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed
The investigation into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it began listing and on the possibility that a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives, officials said Friday, as rescuers struggled to find some 270 people still missing and feared dead.
Police: GPS helped solve, didn't deter killings
GPS technology helped police link two convicted sex offenders to the rapes and killings of at least four women in California, but the mother of one victim said Tuesday that the monitoring system should have done more to prevent the crimes in the first place.
US stocks rise as investors close out quarter
Stocks rose broadly in midday trading Monday as the market headed for its fifth straight quarterly gain. Microsoft led the technology sector higher.
US stock market heads for a solid weekly gain
The stock market looked ready to finish off a turbulent week with solid gains Friday. Investors brushed aside concerns about higher interest rates and trouble with Russia. The Standard & Poor's 500 index was on track to close at an all-time high.
Big changes ahead for frequent fliers on Delta
Delta Air Lines is making fundamental changes to its frequent flier program and will reward those who buy its priciest tickets, as opposed to those who fly the most miles.
Burglary suspect arrested after leaving wallet
Authorities say a teenager who burglarized a Dallas police officer's apartment, taking his service weapon and ammunition, was apprehended after he lost his wallet as he fled.
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