Mellie Gonzales

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Man arrested in Ferguson officer shootings

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 20-year-old man from the St. Louis area has been arrested in connection with the shooting of two police officers during last week's protests in Ferguson, Missouri, a prosecutor said Sunday.<p>Jeffrey Williams was arrested late Saturday, and he has been charged with two counts of first-degree …

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Peeq lets you share 6-second videos with complete strangers

Ever wondered what would happen if Vine were a messaging app? Meet Peeq.<p>Each summer, I live on the back patio more than I do inside my home. Between grilling dinner (and sometimes lunch), working at a picnic table and playing with the kids -- my time is well-spent outdoors. Sitting just above the …

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2 accused of bringing loaded guns to Midway Airport

A Florida man and a woman from south suburban Markham have been arrested since Friday for bringing loaded guns into Midway Airport, authorities said.<p>Most recently Kurt Young, 46, of Tampa, was going through a security checkpoint at Midway around 4:55 a.m. Saturday when an X-ray machine revealed …

Panel calls for pardon of famous paleontologist credited in discovery of 'Sue' the T. rex

South Dakota lawmakers plan to ask President Barack Obama to pardon renowned paleontologist Peter Larson, whose team discovered "Sue," the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex fossil ever found.<p>The Senate Judiciary Committee approved a resolution Thursday seeking a clean slate for Larson, who spent time …

How To Design The World's Biggest Airport Terminal

How do you make an airport terminal that spans 173 acres feel like anything but a monster? Zaha Hadid attempts the impossible in Beijing.<p>Beijing’s new airport is going to be a monster. At 7.5 million square feet, it covers about the same amount of space as 130 football fields put together–all …

Alabama governor apologizes after cops slam Indian man to ground

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley apologized to the Indian government for the treatment of an Indian man who was roughed-up by police, calling the case one of "excessive force" in a letter made public Tuesday.<p>Bentley's office released a letter to Indian general consul Ajit Kumar a day after the two men …