Beliefs shape views of Brown killing
By JESSE WASHINGTON
Associated Press
ST. LOUIS -- Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.
Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for increase in wages
By JIM KUHNHENN
Associated Press
MILWAUKEE -- President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections.
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Civil disobedience claims may lead to arrests in fast-food wages fight
By CANDICE CHOI
Associated Press
NEW YORK -- McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industry's workers.
Do-it-yourself blood pressure care can beat MDs
By LINDSEY TANNER
Associated Press
CHICAGO -- "Do-it-yourself" blood pressure measurements and medicine changes work better than usual doctor-office care in some patients, a study of older adults in England found.
Ebola in mind, U.S. colleges add extra screenings for some
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.
With the virus continuing to kill in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria ...