August 20, 2014

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Bloomberg offers grants to help cities innovateBloomberg Philanthropies offers $45 million in grants to help cities become more innovative
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
Church Elder Gary Hill leads protesters in prayer Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, as they rallied for Michael Brown, who was killed by police Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo. Ferguson's leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark to "allow peace to settle in" and pledged several actions to reconnect with the predominantly black community in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes between protesters and police.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Volunteers a buffer between police, protestersVolunteers trying to help ease tensions, urging protesters to keep it peaceful
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
A protester holds roses in the air as she marches with others past police officers in Ferguson, Mo. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. On Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, a white police officer fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, in the St. Louis suburb. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton)
Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutorMissouri governor says he will not seek removal of prosecutor investigating police shooting
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
Residents wait at the road closed sign on Bristlecone in Wofford Heights, Calif, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. The fire in Wofford Heights near Lake Isabella has grown to about slightly more than 1 square mile, or 800 acres, the U.S. Forest Service said.  (AP Photo/The Bakersfield Californian, Casey Christie)  MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES; ONLINE OUT; TV OUT
Wildfire near Yosemite ebbs, some evacuees returnLatest wildfire near Yosemite calms after early scares, some evacuees start to return
The Associated Press1 hour ago
EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - This undated image shows a frame from a video released by Islamic State militants Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, that purports to show the killing of journalist James Foley by the militant group. Foley, from Rochester, N.H., went missing in 2012 in northern Syria while on assignment for Agence France-Press and the Boston-based media company GlobalPost. (AP Photo) ONLINE OUT
American journalist killed in Syria aware of risksAmerican journalist killed in Syria gave life trying to expose 'suffering' of Syrian people
The Associated Press1 hour ago

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