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(Reuters) - A Georgia police officer was killed in a shootout with a suspect early on Wednesday, local broadcaster WXIA reported.

Winter storm to bring snow, ice to East
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:26:54 GMT
(Reuters) - A large winter storm could dump up to a foot of snow on parts of the eastern United States on Wednesday and into Thursday, weather officials said, as a relentless winter continues its onslaught on the region.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI said on Wednesday it had detained the person it believes fired shots near the National Security Agency headquarters on Tuesday and was responsible several Maryland highway shootings.

(Reuters) - The Alabama Supreme Court ordered probate judges on Tuesday to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples in apparent defiance of the U.S. Supreme Court, underscoring the depth of opposition to gay matrimony in the socially conservative state.

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the U.S. Supreme Court takes on a make-or-break Obamacare case this week, a growing number of U.S. patients and their doctors are already devising a Plan B in case they lose medical coverage.

(Reuters) - A Las Vegas hospital accidentally sent twin miscarried fetuses wrapped in linen to a commercial laundry facility on Tuesday, officials said.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has concluded that the Ferguson, Missouri, police department routinely engages in racially biased practices, a law enforcement official familiar with the department's findings said on Tuesday.

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 62-year-old train engineer who was hospitalized after a train crash and derailment last week in Southern California has died, in the first fatality from the incident that left about 50 people injured, police said on Tuesday.

SEOUL/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Asiana Airlines Inc 020560.KS settled with 72 passengers of its flight that crashed at the San Francisco airport in 2013, a spokesman of the South Korean carrier said on Wednesday.

(Reuters) - Voters in a Vermont town on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected lowering the minimum voting age in local elections to 16 from 18, an idea that had been promoted by a longtime activist, a newspaper reported.

Franchise Man swoops in to save Bollywood
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:44:36 GMT
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Bollywood is looking for its next superhero, one who can swoop in to amuse audien...
(Reuters) - The brother of celebrity socialite Paris Hilton will plead guilty to an assault charge f...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Feature films from 31 countries, many of them about the struggles of everyday l...
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's steamy temperatures will be no less a challenge than the star-stud...
(Reuters) - Michael Phelps may be handed a chance to compete at this year's world championships in R...
(Reuters) - The San Francisco 49ers confirmed on Tuesday they had signed Australian rugby league sta...
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