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Police Chief Is Latest Ferguson, Mo., Official To Resign

Wed, 2015-03-11 18:40

An assistant chief will replace Tom Jackson; a Justice Department probe following the shooting death of Michael Brown had found serious problems in how the department operated.

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Filmmaker Richard Glatzer, Who Wrote, Directed 'Still Alice,' Dies At 63

Wed, 2015-03-11 15:50

The cause was complications of ALS. He is survived by his husband, Wash Westmoreland, who co-wrote and co-directed Still Alice. They are also known for their 2006 film Quinceanera.

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Report: Secret Service Agents Drove Car Into White House Barricades After Drinking

Wed, 2015-03-11 14:34

The story, first reported by The Washington Post, is the latest scandal at the presidential protective service. A spokesman said the agency is aware of the allegations, which are being investigated.

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Results Of Many Clinical Trials Not Being Reported

Wed, 2015-03-11 13:41

Federal law requires publicly-funded medical researchers to promptly report the results of many experimental treatments. But few are doing so, a review shows, and patients may be hurt.

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Would A Pill To Protect Teens From HIV Make Them Feel Invincible?

Wed, 2015-03-11 13:32

Trials are underway to see how effective a pill approved for HIV prevention in adults may be for teenagers. But some worry Truvada could end up encouraging reckless sexual behavior among young people.

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Why Some Schools Serve Local Food And Others Can't (Or Won't)

Wed, 2015-03-11 13:31

A survey found that 36 percent of U.S. public schools bought food from local farmers during two recent school years. But a slightly greater number of schools served no local food at all.

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