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Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Coming Today

A grand jury in Missouri has reached a decision on whether police officer Darren Wilson should face charges in the shooting death of unarmed black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson. The decision will be announced Monday evening the St. Louis County prosecutor's office confirmed. Benjamin Crump, a lawyer for the Brown family, told MSNBC the family has been notified that a decision was made and was “praying for an indictment, and they’re trying to put their faith in the justice system.” The Aug. 9 shooting death in the St. Louis suburb sparked riots and protests and led to a national debate about race relations and police brutality. The grand jury, which has been at work for months, has been given a range of charges to consider. It could also choose not to indict the officer. Check back for updates on this breaking news story. Read »
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Forced Out: Obama Announces Hagel's Resignation

President Barack Obama announced Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's resignation at the White House Monday morning. Obama called Hagel "exemplary" and "a great friend of mine" who helped steer the military amid a time of great transition at the Pentagon. Hagel is stepping down amid criticism of the president’s national security team on a series of global issues, including the threat posed by the militant group known as ISIS. Hagel, the only Republican on the president's national security team, has served in the job since February 2013. A successor will be named "in short order," an official said to NBC News, but Hagel will stay in the job until his replacement is confirmed. Read »
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Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 3:24 PM
 

We are here to tell America that we will not surrender, we will never give up our rights and we are against all sanctions  

— Hardline students in Iran, demanding on the streets of Teheran on Sunday their government not cave to Western pressures, as negotiators from Iran and the West tried to hammer out a nuclear deal on the eve of a self-imposed deadline.
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