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Tale of two streets in Ferguson

West Florissant Avenue runs parallel to South Florissant Road, separated only by a few blocks. But the division runs much deeper. The two thoroughfares tell the story of two cities in one, of the gulf between class and race.

Thai police identify Americans accused of trying to ship infant body parts

Two Americans stole adult and infant body parts from a museum inside a Bangkok hospital and tried to ship them to Las Vegas, Thai police say.

Pilot killed after small plane crashes into Chicago home

The pilot has died after a small cargo plane crashed into a home near Midway Airport.

NFL suspends Adrian Peterson without pay for season

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson learned Tuesday he will be suspended without pay for the rest of the 2014 NFL season, according to an NFL statement. Peterson intends to appeal.

Israel: 4 dead after men with knives, gun attack Jerusalem synagogue

 A Jerusalem synagogue turned from peaceful sanctuary to house of horrors within moments Tuesday, after two Palestinian cousins wielding knives, a

Justin Bieber's childhood home is for sale

The Bieb's house is for sale ... not his pop star mansion, but the Canadian bungalow where he spent much of his childhood.

Cancer charity hacked

Grieving families who have lost children to cancer were recently shocked to receive emails from what appears to be someone they know, only to open them and find a graphic diatribe.

Sex on campus

Police in Portland, Oregon are investigating reports of possible sex crimes involving students that happened at Grant High School.

We may be headed for a chocolate crisis!

We may be headed for a chocolate crisis! People are eating more cocoa than farmers can produce, according to two of the world's largest chocolate makers.

Support for Obamacare is plunging

Support for Obamacare appears to be plunging, even though most Americans who have enrolled say they like it and plan to renew their coverage.

Adrian Peterson suspended for season

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson learned Tuesday he will be suspended without pay for the rest of the 2014 NFL season, according to an NFL statement.

Source: Charles Manson, fiance get marriage license

(CNN) -- Charles Manson and his fiance, who already considers herself his wife, have gotten a marriage license, a source close to the couple told CNN on Monday. Manson intends to marry Afton Burton, who goes by Star.

Missouri governor declares state of emergency in Ferguson

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency Monday ahead of an expected grand jury decision in the case of Michael Brown.

The puzzling and 'antiquated' world of music royalties

 Aloe Blacc is not a household name. But you probably know his big hit.

Cosby allegations put Netflix and NBC in tough spot

 Netflix and NBC have tough decisions to make about Bill Cosby.