Dellwood Mayor Seeks Aid to Rebuild After Riots

9 mins ago - The mayor of a town neighboring Ferguson, Missouri, is calling on state and federal officials to help rebuild following an outbreak of violent protests that destroyed businesses.

Funeral for Fallen LCSO Deputy Set for Tuesday

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Updated: 11/26/2014 - The funeral service for fallen LCSO Deputy Christopher Smith is set for Tuesday. Smith was ambushed, shot and killed while responding to a house fire on Saturday.

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Turkey Trot

Posted: 11/27/2014 - This morning thousands of runners burned some calories before indulging on the turkey and trimmings.
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Holiday Show and Art Sale Gives Back

Updated: 11/27/2014 - The LeMoyne Center for Visual Arts is hosting its 52nd annual Holiday Show and Art Sale, featuring local artists. Organizers say it's a great place to find holiday gifts and support the Tallahassee community.
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  • INSIDE KOBANI: Devastation mixed with optimism
    KOBANI, Syria (AP) -- Blocks of low-rise buildings with hollow facades, shattered concrete, streets strewn with rubble and overturned, crumpled remains of cars and trucks. Such is the landscape in Kobani, where the sounds of rifle and mortar fire resonate all day long in fighting between Islamic State extremists and the Syrian town's Kurdish defenders....
  • Ferguson protests move to retail stores
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Demonstrators sought to catch the attention of shoppers looking for good deals on Friday, going to major retailers around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown....
  • Michael Brown's legacy continues to evolve
    NEW YORK (AP) -- For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men killed by police officers. Brown was a gentle giant, in one version. A defiant troublemaker, in another....
  • Austin police: More than 100 rounds fired
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said....
  • BLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Protests, beer and prison
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Black Friday has become part two of the kick-off to the holiday shopping season, with stores opening earlier on Thanksgiving....
  • BLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Protests, beer and prison
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Black Friday has become part two of the kick-off to the holiday shopping season, with stores opening earlier on Thanksgiving....
  • Ferguson protests move to retail stores
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Demonstrators sought to catch the attention of shoppers looking for good deals on Friday, going to major retailers around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown....
  • Second act of Black Friday shopping in full swing
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season....
  • Ferguson protests move to Target, Wal-Mart stores
    MANCHESTER, Mo. (AP) -- Dozens of people have interrupted holiday shopping at major retail stores around the St. Louis area to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who fatally shot Michael Brown....
  • Michael Brown's legacy continues to evolve
    NEW YORK (AP) -- For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men killed by police officers. Brown was a gentle giant, in one version. A defiant troublemaker, in another....
  • INSIDE KOBANI: Devastation mixed with optimism
    KOBANI, Syria (AP) -- Blocks of low-rise buildings with hollow facades, shattered concrete, streets strewn with rubble and overturned, crumpled remains of cars and trucks. Such is the landscape in Kobani, where the sounds of rifle and mortar fire resonate all day long in fighting between Islamic State extremists and the Syrian town's Kurdish defenders....
  • Rebels push forward in southern Syria
    BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian rebels backed by the United States are making their biggest gains yet south of the capital Damascus, capturing a string of towns from government forces and aiming to carve out a swath of territory leading to the doorstep of President Bashar Assad's seat of power....
  • Pope urges more Muslim opposition to IS in Turkey
    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Pope Francis urged Muslim leaders to condemn the "barbaric violence" being committed in Islam's name against religious minorities in Iraq and Syria as he arrived in neighboring Turkey Friday for a delicate visit aimed at improving interfaith ties....
  • Russian doctor rebellion causes headache for Putin
    MOSCOW (AP) -- Dr. Semyon Galperin spent a decade in medical research in Russia and as much time in the United States, working at top hospitals and research companies. Despite his expertise, Galperin was recently given a stark ultimatum from the Moscow hospital where he works: Leave or stay on as a lowly hospital attendant....
  • Sarkozy's back _ but can he regain the presidency?
    PARIS (AP) -- Nicolas Sarkozy tried to quit politics after losing the French presidency, and instead followed his wife's international singing tours and traveled the speakers' circuit....
  • GOP govs starting to strut their stuff for 2016
    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking across the sprawling grounds of a pink-hued luxury resort, schmoozing with donors and sizing up the competition in the party's most fractured field in decades....
  • Official Christmas tree arrives at White House
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the White House now that the official tree has arrived....
  • Black lawmakers against recognition of Va. tribe
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus are urging the Obama administration to withhold federal recognition of a Virginia Indian tribe because of its history of banning intermarriage with blacks....
  • Christie's decision on pig crates down to the wire
    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has until Monday to decide whether to sign a closely watched bill seen by many as a harbinger of his potential presidential ambitions....
  • Full holiday menu for Obamas, plus 6 pies
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama spent a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. He also continued a tradition of telephoning members of the armed forces to thank them for their service....
  • Second act of Black Friday shopping in full swing
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season....
  • BLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Protests, beer and prison
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Black Friday has become part two of the kick-off to the holiday shopping season, with stores opening earlier on Thanksgiving....
  • Oil plunge a panacea for much of world economy
    A renewed plunge in oil prices is a worrying sign of weakness in the global economy that could shake governments dependent on oil revenues. Yet it is also a bonus for consumers as prices fall at the pump, giving individuals more spending money and lowering costs for many businesses....
  • Stocks slip as crude oil sinks
    NEW YORK (AP) -- A drop in crude prices tugged down shares in oil and gas companies on Friday, leading the Standard & Poor's 500 index to a slight loss in a short trading session....
  • Swiss to vote on massive gold-buying plan
    GENEVA (AP) -- In Switzerland, a campaign is on to protect the country's wealth by investing in gold - a lot of gold....
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