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US Cities Brace For Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson, Missouri Shooting

From Boston to Los Angeles, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri.


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5 Must-Watch College Football Games This Weekend

After a crazy week 6 in college football in which we saw 11 of the Top 25 ranked teams lose, week 7 is also poised to burst a lot of playoff hopes for many teams.


Protestors walking along I Street outside of Sacramento County Main Jail. (Credit: Rob McAllister)

Protesters Gather In Front Of Sacramento County Jail In Solidarity With Ferguson

More than 100 people gathered in front of Sacramento County Jail in downtown with signs that read “Film the Police” and “Don’t Shoot.”


The cost to feed chickens has gone up dramatically in the past five years. (credit: CBS13)

Missouri Attorney General Challenging California’s Egg Law

The lawsuit takes aim at a California law barring the sale of eggs produced by hens kept in cages that don’t meet California’s size and space requirements.



Missouri’s Attorney General Asking Feds To Strike Down Calif. Chicken Pen Laws

Missouri’s attorney general has asked a federal court to strike down a California law regulating the living conditions of chickens, setting up a cross-country battle that pits new animal protections against the economic interests of Midwestern farmers.


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Musicians + Sports: David Nail Reveals His Dream Sports Job

A native of the tiny town of Kennett, Missouri, Nail’s well-documented love of sports is a very close second to music in his heart, always rooting for teams that hail from his home state.


ACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 02: Members of the Ohio State Buckeyes take the field during warmups at the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl against the Florida Gators at EverBank Field on January 2, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Ohio State A Win Away From BCS Title Shot, Whether SEC Likes It Or Not

If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.


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Rothstein: Thursday’s NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Upset Alert & More

Oklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.


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Rothstein: 68 Reasons To Be Excited For The NCAA Tournament

Louisville’s pressure. Jim Boeheim’s postgame press conferences. HAVOC. Coach K’s drive for five. Get pumped, people — it’s tourney time!


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Rothstein: 5 Teams That Can Break Open A Bracket; Colorado, Cal & More

The Buffaloes have NCAA Tournament experience and really defend. Colorado is good enough to win two games in the field of 68.


Kathleen Kelsey, a canine rescue specialist with the Missouri Task Force One search-and-rescue team, guides a live-find dog named ChicoDog through the wreckage of a public housing complex in Joplin, Mo., May 23, 2011.  (AP)

NorCal Dogs Help Search For Missouri Tornado Survivors

Rescue crews, including some search dogs from Northern California, dug through piles of splintered houses and crushed cars Monday in the search for survivors of a half-mile-wide tornado that killed at least 116 people when it blasted much of the Missouri town of Joplin off the map.


Help For Tornado Victims In Missouri

Click here to donate to the Red Cross and help tornado victims in Missouri.