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Cosby Philanthropy Shadowed By Sexual Allegations

NATIONAL | By Lynn Elber | Nov 25
Bill Cosby's record of big donations to colleges and other institutions has been a key part of his rosy public image. But even his generosity can't stand apart from the rising tide of allegations made by women accusing him of sexual assault.

Aretha Franklin Blasts Author of Unauthorized Bio

NATIONAL | By Mesfin Fekadu | Nov 25
The Queen of Soul says don't waste your money - or soul - on the recently released unauthorized biography about her.

With No Indictment, Chaos Fills Ferguson Streets

NATIONAL | By Jim Salter and David A. Lieb | Nov 25
Smoke billowed from charred buildings as daylight broke over Ferguson on Tuesday and revealed the fallout from the rage that erupted after the announcement that a grand jury declined to indict a white police officer.

Doubt Grips Portugal After Ex-Premier is Jailed

INTERNATIONAL | Nov 25
After he left office three years ago, former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates' home address was a smart apartment in Paris' classy 16th arrondissement.

Grand Jury Doesn't Indict Ferguson Cop in Shooting

NATIONAL | By Jim Salter and David A. Lieb | Nov 24
A grand jury declined Monday to indict Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting by a white officer sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests.

Backlash Forces Google to Ditch Anti-Gay Shooting Game, 'Ass Hunter'

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
After a backlash over its virtually murderous, anti-gay app, Google has removed "Ass Hunter," a game from the Android store that advocates killing gay men for sport.

AP Sources: Hagel Resigning as Defense Secretary

NATIONAL | By Julie Pace | Nov 24
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down from President Barack Obama's Cabinet, senior administration officials said Monday, following a tenure in which he has struggled to break through the White House's insular foreign policy team.

Buffalo Residents Ready for Possible Evacuations

NATIONAL | By Michael Hill | Nov 24
Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance - not of snow but possible flooding.

Chris Colfer Has Multi-Book Deal

NATIONAL | Nov 24
Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories.

Merry Xmas: Uganda Promises to Pass New Anti-Gay Bill By Holiday

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 24
Lawmakers from Uganda want to pass a revised anti-gay law as a "Christmas gift" for Ugandans, after a previous measure was recently nixed over legal technicalities.

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