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Missouri suburb braces for more racial unrest as police shoot man

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--Police in Ferguson, Missouri, braced for another night of racially charged unrest on Tuesday as the governor and U.S. attorney general appealed for calm in the St. Louis suburb 10 days after the fatal shooting of black teenager Michael Brown.

The predominantly African-American community of 21,000 people has been gripped by street protests punctuated by looting and clashes...

Indicted Texas Governor Perry has fingerprints, mug shot taken

AUSTIN, Texas--Texas Governor Rick Perry, a possible Republican presidential candidate in the 2016 race, was...

Missouri governor lifts Ferguson curfew, National Guard called in

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--Missouri Governor Jay Nixon lifted the curfew for the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson on Monday and...

Huge 1,000-pound gator snared in Alabama hunt

gatorALABAMA--Hunters in Alabama snared an alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds, the largest ever caught in a legal...

Curfew re-imposed in Missouri city where black teen shot by police

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--Authorities on Sunday imposed a midnight curfew for the second night a row in the tense St. Louis...

Perry calls indictment politically motivated

perryAUSTIN, Texas--Texas Governor Rick Perry, a possible Republican presidential candidate in 2016, said on Saturday an...

Officer in Missouri shooting unaware teen was a suspect

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--Minutes before a police officer shot him dead, Michael Brown had become a suspect in the theft of...

Police designate couple prisoners after killing of American in Bali

DENPASAR, Indonesia--Indonesian police on Friday formally designated an American couple prisoners in connection with...

Governor indicted for abuse of power

AUSTIN, Texas--Texas Governor Rick Perry was indicted on Friday by a grand jury in Texas on two counts of abuse of...

Missouri takes control of security away from Ferguson police

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri- Missouri's governor moved to ease tensions on Thursday after days of racially charged protests...

Bin Laden son-in-law should get 15 years

NEW YORK--A defense lawyer for the son-in-law of Osama bin Laden convicted on terrorism-related charges in New York...

California drought holds steady amid summer storms, experts say

SACRAMENTO, California--As California lawmakers moved a nearly $7.6 billion water bond to the November ballot...

US warns rescue mission for Yazidis less likely after visit

yazidisWASHINGTON/EDGARTOWN, Massachusetts--A U.S. mission to evacuate Iraqi civilians trapped on a mountain by Sunni...

Police chief reveals officer in Missouri shooting was hurt

FERGUSON, Missouri--The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager last weekend in Ferguson, Missouri...

Body of American found in suitcase

JAKARTA--The body of an American tourist from Chicago has been found stuffed into a suitcase in Indonesia's resort...

Concerns over South Sudan arms report as famine looms

JUBA/MALAKAL--There are reports that South Sudan's warring factions are arming themselves for another bout of...

Obama calls Missouri shooting death tragic, urges reflection

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--President Barack Obama called the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager a tragedy...

US ready to help new Iraq leader, Iran welcomes choice

BAGHDAD--Iraq's new prime minister-designate won swift endorsements from uneasy mutual allies the United States and...

Clinton calls Obama to clarify Syria remarks

WASHINGTON--Hillary Clinton, a likely Democratic contender for the White House in 2016, called President Barack Obama...

FBI probes killing of black Missouri teenager, mom urges non-violence

missouriFERGUSON, Missouri--The mother of a black teenager from suburban St. Louis who was shot to death by police over the...

Afghans tortured, killed by US troops need justice

KABUL--U.S. forces who have tortured or killed civilians in Afghanistan have not been brought to justice because of...

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Workgroup to iron out details of Kingdom dispute committee
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
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Wednesday, 20 August 2014
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Missouri suburb braces for more racial unrest as police shoot man
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
FERGUSON, Missouri--Police in Ferguson, Missouri, braced for another night of racially charged... Read more...
Indicted Texas Governor Perry has fingerprints, mug shot taken
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
AUSTIN, Texas--Texas Governor Rick Perry, a possible Republican presidential candidate in the 2016... Read more...
Gaza truce collapses, fighting erupts
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
GAZA/JERUSALEM--A ceasefire in the Gaza Strip collapsed on Tuesday, with Palestinian militants... Read more...
Islamic State beheads US journalist, holds another
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
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Heinz to tighten supplier controls in China
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
SHANGHAI/BEIJING--U.S. foodmaker H.J. Heinz Co said on Tuesday it will tighten controls over... Read more...
ECB in policy limbo, boxed in by its own plans
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
FRANKFURT--The European Central Bank is in a policy no man's land, bombarded by news of a... Read more...
Response to: The Indian & Chinese elephant in the room
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Dear Editor, I came across last Monday's Letter to the Editor in The Daily Herald's website. I... Read more...
Not just a trophy wife
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Dear Queenie, My husband is a prominent man in the community. I’m much younger than he is and... Read more...
Hobgood wins August Medal Play Golf tourney
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
MULLET BAY--Howard Hobgood finished the 18 holes par 70 Mullet Bay Golf Course in a four over par... Read more...
Hoyer wins Browns' qb job over Johnny Manziel
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
CLEVELAND - Journeyman Brian Hoyer got the nod over charismatic rookie Johnny Manziel on Wednesday... Read more...
Stellar 'It's Only a Play' cast welcomes Grint to Broadway
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
NEW YORK--British actor Rupert Grint, best known as wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film... Read more...
At 91, Marvel creator Stan Lee continues to expand his Universe
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
LOS ANGELES--Marvel Entertainment's chief emeritus Stan Lee may be in his ninth decade, but it... Read more...
Broadening Youth Horizons
Sunday, 17 August 2014
“Something I can remember for the rest of my life.” For the past 20 years, Broadreach's... Read more...
Bird Watch SXM
Sunday, 17 August 2014
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Editorial - True commitment
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
The report of the Public Administration Integrity Committee titled "Doing the right things right"... Read more...
Editorial - Clarity please
Monday, 18 August 2014
There is some confusion after the Central Voting Bureau announced recently that employers must give... Read more...
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Notices August 20
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Football Club St. Martin Football Club is practicing at the Raoull Illige Sports Complex on Monday... Read more...
Notices August 8
Thursday, 07 August 2014
Community Meeting South Reward Community Council invites residents to a General Meeting at Milton... Read more...