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Obama To Ask For $263 Million For Police Body Cameras, Training

Obama To Ask For $263 Million For Police Body Cameras, TrainingPresident Obama has been meeting with civil rights leaders and other officials to discuss mistrust of police in communities of color. Obama is announcing a task force on "21st century policing."

U.K. Security Experts Worried About Terrorist Attack Around Christmas

U.K. Security Experts Worried About Terrorist Attack Around ChristmasCounterterrorism officials in the U.S. and the United Kingdom have discussed an outright ban on hand-carried luggage aboard airplanes in the wake of reports of a possible attack.

Bill Cosby Resigns From Temple University’s Board

The move was announced Monday, in a short news release in which Bill Cosby cited "the best interests of the university and its students."

For Some Uninsured, Simply Signing Up Is A Challenge

For Some Uninsured, Simply Signing Up Is A ChallengeLeaburn Alexander works two jobs and has a monstrous commute. There's no wiggle room in his budget to pay a health insurance premium — and no time even to meet with an enrollment counselor.

Black Friday Sales Down At Stores, Surge Online

Black Friday Sales Down At Stores, Surge OnlineMore shopping on Thanksgiving Day diluted the Black Friday numbers somewhat, according to a ShopperTrak survey. A separate survey by IBM showed a nearly 10 percent increase in online sales.

To Boldly Go Where No 3-D Printer Has Gone Before: Yep, Space

To Boldly Go Where No 3-D Printer Has Gone Before: Yep, SpaceNASA 3-D printed an object on the International Space Station for the first time this week. It's an important step toward long missions — like to Mars — where all necessary items won't fit on board.

Black-Market Diesel: Thieves Sell Fuel By The Truckload

Black-Market Diesel: Thieves Sell Fuel By The TruckloadSome criminals hide payment-card skimmers in gas pumps to steal credit card numbers. But that isn't the end of the story: Those stolen numbers are just the start of a highly profitable operation.

How Dogs Understand What We Say

How Dogs Understand What We SayDogs pay close attention to the emotion in our voices, but what about the meaning of words? A clever experiment with 250 canines shows that dogs understand more of our speech than previously thought.

A Nationwide Outpouring Of Support For Tiny Ferguson Library

A Nationwide Outpouring Of Support For Tiny Ferguson LibraryThe Ferguson Public Library has become a refuge for community during a difficult time. In response, donations to the library have reached "several orders of magnitude" higher than ever.

Holiday Shopping Ads Are Geared Toward Brain’s Reward Center

Holiday Shopping Ads Are Geared Toward Brain’s Reward CenterBlack Friday and the whole holiday season are designed to tap into a very ancient part of our brains. What happens to our brain when we shop during the holidays?