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Michael Brown's family demands federal charges as Nixon orders more troops into Ferguson

Attorneys for Michael Brown's family on Tuesday vowed to push for federal charges against the Ferguson police officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old, and they renewed their calls for peace following a night of violent protests in which several businesses were burned to the ground. Meanwhile, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered hundreds of more National Guardsmen into Ferguson to help local law enforcement keep order in the St. Louis suburb.

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KC area grandparents step in to raise kids, reflecting national trend

About 10 percent of children younger than 18 are growing up in households headed by a grandparent, twice as many as in 1990. These grandparents want to keep their grandchildren out of foster care, leading them to shore up their energy, dip into their savings or retirement funds, postpone travel and make room for a second family in their homes.

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Calorie meter is running: FDA launches menu labeling expansion

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration released menu labeling rules Tuesday for movie theaters, restaurants and grocery stores that will disclose how many calories are in meals and snacks. The rules complete a process started four years ago with the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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Where to order pies for Thanksgiving in Kansas City

If you’re fully focused on your T-Day turkey and don’t have time to worry about pie, local bakeries offer a variety of options to take the heat off of making your own dessert. From traditional pumpkin to cranberry pecan and honey apple thyme, these bakeries have got you covered.
 
 

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