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US finds racist, profit-driven practices in Ferguson

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, lays bare what officials contend are racist, profit-driven law enforcement practices in the small St. Louis suburb.

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Thursday 03/05/2015
Iranian special operatives free diplomat abducted in Yemen
Posted: March 05, 2015

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's official news agency says that special operatives have freed an Iranian diplomat abducted more than 19 months ago in Yemen.

Wednesday 03/04/2015
China defense spending to grow 10.1 percent in 2015
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 12:07 am

BEIJING (AP) — China said Thursday it will boost defense spending by 10.1 percent, a smaller rise than last year but in line with large annual increases that have drawn concern among the country's ...

China stocks lead Asia lower after annual growth target cut
Posted: March 04, 2015

HONG KONG (AP) — A tumble in Chinese stocks dragged most other Asian benchmarks lower Thursday after China cut its economic growth target.

Private email questions emerge as Clinton nears 2016 bid
Updated: March 04, 2015 - 11:36 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are signaling that questions about Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email account while she was secretary of state will follow her into her widely anticipated...

Clinton urges State Dept. to release her emails
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 12:15 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging the State Department to release the emails she wrote from a private email account as secretary of state.