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Chicago not releasing video of officer-involved shooting

CHICAGO (AP) — Months after a teenager was shot 16 times by a Chicago police officer, the city is still refusing to release the dash-cam video of the fatal shooting and didn't even show it to aldermen Wednesday before they approved a $5 million settlement with the family.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Search area for Flight 370 to be doubled if plane not found

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will be expanded by another 60,000 square kilometers (23,000 square miles) in the Indian Ocean if the jetliner is not found by May, officials said Thursday, affirming their commitment to not give up until it is located.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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USDA to propose standards for organic seafood raised in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than a decade of delays, the government is moving toward allowing the sale of U.S.-raised organic fish and shellfish. But don't expect it in the grocery store anytime soon.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015

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Presumed deaths of 400 migrants among worst recent tragedies

MILAN (AP) — The presumed drowning of 400 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea is one of the deadliest known migrant tragedies in the last decade, the U.N. refugee agency says, and comes amid unprecedented wave of migration toward Europe from Africa and the Middle East.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Seattle CEO to cut his pay so every worker earns $70,000

SEATTLE (AP) — For some companies, Seattle's new $15 minimum wage law isn't doing enough to help workers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Consumers buying more organic products, despite high prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The higher price of organic foods and other products doesn't seem to be deterring consumers: Sales jumped 11 percent last year, an industry report says.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Fight for $15 protests expand for low-wage workers

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fight for $15 campaign that began with fast-food workers expanded in size and scope Wednesday to include a range of workers who say their meager pay is a form of economic injustice.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Police: College shooting suspect hitchhiked to Florida

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The man accused of killing a community college worker said the motorcycle he used to get away broke down along Interstate 95 and he walked 30 miles before a woman headed to Florida gave him a ride, according to a police report released Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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