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Pakistani Christians attend a prayer service for the victims killed in Tuesday's Taliban attack on a military-run school in Peshawar, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Lahore, Pakistan. The attack shocked the nation and prompted a massive military response in the tribal regions along the Afghan border, longtime strongholds of both foreign and local militants. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)Authorities made several arrests in the case of the Taliban school attack that killed 148 in the northwestern city of Peshawar, on Sunday, officials said.


2014-12-21 10:01:02 -0700

2 NYPD officers killed in Brooklyn shooting ambushThe warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.


2014-12-21 10:21:49 -0700

Rodney King tapeLos Angeles used to be a hotbed of racial profiling and unrest. Now Chief Charlie Beck thinks his force could be a model for the rest of the nation.


2014-12-21 08:25:46 -0700