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Panel Urges Better Cybersecurity to President-Elect Trump

NATIONAL | By Tami Abdollah And Darlene Superville | Dec 4
A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity.

Trump's Call Inspires Hope in Taiwan, Concern in Beijing

INTERNATIONAL | By Johnson Lai And Nomaan Merchant | Dec 4
With a 10-minute phone call and two tweets, Donald Trump inspired banner headlines and renewed hopes across Taiwan for a stronger partnership with the United States.

NY Tweaks Medical Pot Law but Still No Talk of Legalization

NATIONAL | By David Klepper | Dec 4
New York is loosening restrictions in its nearly year-old medical marijuana law but, to the dismay of some pot advocates, there is no sign the state is in any hurry to join eight other states in embracing full legalization.

Students: Slain USC Prof Was Caring; Arrested Student Quiet

CRIME | By Amanda Lee Myers | Dec 4
A graduate student arrested on suspicion of killing the professor who oversaw his work at the University of California was described by some of his fellow classmates as a quiet but seemingly normal young man.

Bergdahl Seeks Pardon from Obama to Avert Desertion Trial

NATIONAL | By Eric Tucker And Jonathan Drew | Dec 4
U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office.

Site of Deadly Oakland Warehouse Fire an Artist Space, Maze

NATIONAL | By Jonathan J. Cooper And Paul Elias | Dec 4
The converted warehouse known as the "Ghost Ship" where a deadly fire ripped through a late-night dance party was an artist workspace and illegal home for a rotating cast of a dozen or more residents, those who lived there or visited often said.

Semper (and Suffer) Fidel: Artists Conflicted About Castro

INTERNATIONAL | By Hillel Italie | Dec 4
For many artists, Castro was a contradiction they never quite resolved, a man equally hard to embrace or to ignore.

Inauguration to Draw Those Ready to Celebrate, Commiserate

POLITICS | By Nancy Benac | Dec 4
One thing you can count on during inauguration season in Washington: People of all stripes will find a reason to show up - whether it's to celebrate or commiserate.

Mummers Seek Inclusive Tone After Racially Sensitive Display

NATIONAL | Dec 4
Organizers of the Mummers Parade are hopeful cultural education efforts will mean a more respectful and inclusive tone throughout their traditional Philadelphia New Year's celebration.

Robbers Using Grindr to Ensnare Victims, Baltimore Police Say

CRIME | By John Riley | Dec 3
Baltimore police are searching for three men who they say used Grindr and other social media apps to lure people to Northeast Baltimore and rob them.

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