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UN panel criticizes US policy on police shootings, tortures

A United Nations panel on Friday sharply criticized how the United States handles a variety of criminal justice-related issues, such as the police shooting of unarmed African-Americans, the imprisonment of terror detainees at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba and the application of the death penalty.

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Arizona prison guard accused of sexual assault

Arizona prison guard accused of sexual assault

Alleged incident occurred at his home where he was hosting party.

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Alaska pot backer ordered to comply with subpoena

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A campaign-finance investigation is moving forward against an Alaska television reporter who quit her job on-air and vowed to work toward legalizing marijuana.

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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

A relative of a inmate cries while waiting for information outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at the overcrowded prison faci…

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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

National Guard officers stand guard outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at the overcrowded prison facility stormed an infirma…

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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Relative of inmates gather waiting for information outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at the overcrowded prison facility sto…

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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

A relative of a inmate cries while waiting for information outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at an overcrowded prison facil…

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Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

Venezuela says 13 dead in prison disturbance

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela's government said at least 13 prisoners died of drug overdoses after inmates stormed a prison infirmary during protests demanding better living conditions, though activists on Thursday questioned the official version and said the death toll could be far higher.

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 18, 2014 file photo, a waitress holds up her hands while watching from a restaurant balcony as protestors march in response to the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, in Atlanta. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Nov. 25, 2014 file photo, demonstrator Maryam Said raises her painted hands during a protest against a grand jury's decision on Monday not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown in New York. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Nov. 24, 2014 photo, a protestor poses for a "hands up" photo in front of a burning building on West Florissant Ave. in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender before being fatally …

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Nov. 26, 2014 photo, protesters kneel down with their hands up in front of Los Angeles police officers in downtown Los Angeles. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender before being fatally shot b…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, protestors drop to their knees and put their arms in the air during a rally for Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer, in Clayton, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Br…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Nov. 25, 2014 photo, demonstrators hold up their hands during a protest in Philadelphia, the day after a grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Mo., police officer who killed 18-year-old black Michael Brown. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despi…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Nov. 26, 2014 file photo, Margaret Morrow stands with others in front of the Ferguson Police Department, in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender before being shot by a Ferguson p…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 19, 2014 photo, a shirt reading "hands up don't shoot" is covered with roses at the spot Michael Brown was killed by police Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender be…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Christine Allen raises her fist while protesting with several hundred others in Oakland, Calif., against the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallyin…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 11, 2014 photo, police wearing riot gear point their weapons before arresting a man in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender before being fatally shot by a Ferguson police of…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FILE- In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, protesters join hands as they defy police during a protest in Ferguson, Mo. ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ has become a rallying cry despite questions whether Michael Brown’s hands were raised in surrender before being fatally shot by a Ferguson police office…

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For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

For some, location of Brown's hands irrelevant

FERGUSON, Mo. — The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown’s death — a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a white cop.

November 27, 2014 1:46 pm Photos

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