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St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch announces the grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown on November 24, 2014, at the Buzz Westfall Justice Center in Clayton, Missouri. Ferguson has been struggling to return to normal after Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer, on August 9. His death has sparked months of sometimes violent protests in Ferguson. (Photo by Cristina Fletes-Boutte-Pool/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Won’t Indict Ferguson Cop In Shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests.

11/24/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama announces executive actions on U.S. immigration policy during a nationally televised address from the White House, November 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama outlined a plan on Thursday to ease the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants. (Photo by Jim Bourg-Pool/Getty Images)

President Addresses The Nation On Immigration Reform

President Obama on Thursday defended the actions he’s taking to shield about 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally from deportation as “lawful” and consistent with what his predecessors have done.

11/20/2014

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NJ Man Enters Agreement In White House Case

A New Jersey man arrested after driving onto White House grounds the day after another man got through the front door has entered into an agreement that could lead to his case being dismissed.

11/19/2014

(Angela Navarro wipes away a tear during a rally and vigil in support of her effort to remain in the United States with her family.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Undocumented Immigrant Seeks Sanctuary from Deportation in W. Kensington Church

Angela Navarro, 27, has a husband and two children, all of whom are US citizens. But she is not.

11/18/2014

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Missouri Lt. Gov. Kinder: ‘”Governor Trying To Get Ahead” Of Protests’

Lt. Governor Peter Kinder told WPHT morning host Chris Stigall that he supports that decision.

11/18/2014

(Drexel University culinary student Alli Zeitz prepares a salad using unsellable produce donated by a West Philadelphia ShopRite store.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

A Local Pilot Program Shows How Repurposed Food Can Help The Needy

Drexel University is attempting to spread an innovative food recovery program to all parts of the nation.

11/14/2014

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Challenge To Obamacare On Contraceptives Rejected

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a path devised by the Obama administration that allows religious nonprofit groups to avoid paying for contraception under the president’s health care law.

11/14/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Doctor Infected With Ebola In Sierra Leone To Be Treated In U.S.

A surgeon who was infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone will be flown to Omaha, Nebraska, for treatment this weekend, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook has confirmed.

11/13/2014

(Robin Williams, in 2013 file photo by Jason Merritt/ Getty Images for CW)

Suicide Death of Robin Williams Brings Attention to ‘Lewy Body Dementia’

An autopsy has revealed that actor-comedian Robin Williams suffered from a common and yet relatively unknown form of dementia.

11/12/2014

(Photo by Mike DeNardo)

NJ Health Insurance Co-op Spreading Word About Obamacare Open Enrollment

At the Hamilton train station in suburban Trenton, representatives of Health Republic Insurance wore purple shirts as they handed out brochures and reusable shopping bags to commuters.

11/12/2014

(A parade marched from the VA Medical Center to the adjacent Woodlands Cemetery for Veterans' Day ceremonies.  Photo by David Madden)

Veterans Medical Center, in West Philadelphia, Honors Those Who Served

Amid the traditional speeches, parades, and wreath-laying ceremonies came an acknowledgement that the present-day Veterans Administration has fallen short of its vow to serve those who served our country.

11/11/2014

(Image from White House video statement by Pres. Obama on net neutrality)

Pres. Obama Says FCC Should Force Internet Providers to Maintain ‘Net Neutrality’

President Obama is taking a stand on Internet “toll roads,” and Comcast and other cable companies don’t like it one bit.

11/10/2014

(TSA spokesman Michael McCarthy points to some of the items confiscated from air travelers.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

At Phila. International Airport, TSA Issues Reminders to Holiday Travelers

The TSA says it confiscates hundreds of dangerous items each month at the screening checkpoints of Philadelphia International Airport.

11/10/2014

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie emerges from voting on November 4, 2014.  Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

GOP Midterm Victories Portend Good Things For Christie, Notes Political Expert

Montclair State University professor Brigid Harrison believes Christie’s out-of-state efforts have given him the chance to cash in on some political IOUs down the line.

11/08/2014

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