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Comedian Bill Cosby performs at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts, in Melbourne, Fla., Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Performances by Cosby in Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, South Carolina and Washington state have been canceled as more women come forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them years ago. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Bill Cosby receives standing ovation during Florida show

- Associated Press

The protesters didn’t show, the would-be hecklers didn’t take the bait, the weeks of headlines about sexual assaults disappeared and Bill Cosby, for 90 minutes at least, regained the revered status he long enjoyed.

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DOD spending down, Corps finds other work

- Associated Press

Military construction activity continues to decline across Alaska, but work with other federal agencies should keep government contractors busy.

MSU art museum exhibition explores student debt

Associated Press

The Eli and Edythe Broad (BROHD) Art Museum at Michigan State University is teaming up with an Istanbul-based art organization on an exhibit that explores student debt in higher education.

Brother: Mental illness factor in deaths of family

- Associated Press

The brother to one of five Utah family members found dead in September says a goodbye letter from a 14-year-old boy makes relatives believe the deaths were planned and mental illness was a factor.

In this Nov. 12, 2014 photo, Angel Quiles feeds his new born daughter, Angel, at his parents home in Tarpon Springs, Fla.  Angel Noemi Quiles was born several weeks prematurely to a mother who was in an induced coma after being hit by a tow truck driver while crossing the street. The accident left Jenny Quiles in a rehabilitation center with serious brain injuries as she struggles to speak and recover her memory.  (AP Photo/Tampa Tribune, Jason Behnken) ST. PETERSBURG OUT; LAKELAND OUT; BRADENTON OUT; MAGS OUT; LOCAL TV OUT; WTSP CH 10 OUT; WFTS CH 28 OUT; WTVT CH 13 OUT; BAYNEWS 9 OUT; THE TAMPA BAY TIMES OUT; LAKELAND LEDGER OUT; BRADENTON HERALD OUT; SARASOTA HERALD-TRIBUNE OUT; WINTER HAVEN NEWS CHIEF OUT; ONLINE OUT

Father raising infant as mom in coma

- Associated Press

As with expectant fathers everywhere, the birth of Angel Quiles' daughter changed everything. But the newborn's arrival last month upended his life in ways most dads will never have to experience.

Cape missionaries breach Africa lockdown via radio

- Associated Press

Forced by the Ebola epidemic to be under lockdown in a children's home in Sierra Leone, missionaries Patty and Allen Morell of Centerville are reaching out to thousands of people in the West African nation with a radio program.

Coding academy helps Indiana close tech skills gap

- Associated Press

Willie Pritchett is a Purdue man. He graduated in 2000 with an undergraduate degree in organizational leadership and minors in communications and computer science. He has an MBA from Indiana Institute of Technology. And if he had it to do again - he would not.

Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations

- Associated Press

Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring herself to do it.

Heavy equipment moves snow at the Central Terminal that was removed from south Buffalo neighborhoods after heavy lake-effect snowstorms on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Buffalo, N.Y.  A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond raised the possibility of floods and more roofs collapsing under the heavy loads. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Cleanup on, flood threat looms after huge NY snow

- Associated Press

The weekend offered the Buffalo region a chance to dig out of record levels of deep snow before a flood warning took effect because of rising temperatures and rain.

Vintage gas station now a new home for business

- Associated Press

Driving around the outskirts of downtown Oklahoma City looking for a suitable space for his new studio, automotive artist Charles Armstrong came upon a restored Depression-era gas station building at the and was immediately drawn to it.

Crime uptick siphons space at North Dakota jails

- Associated Press

Sitting in his office at the Williams County Law Enforcement Center, where he scanned the jail inmate roster one recent afternoon, Williams County Sheriff Scott Bushing struggled to find the solution to an overcrowded system.

Spaceport executive director Christine Anderson gives her report to members of a legislative finance oversight committee at the New Mexico State capitol on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Richard Holdridge, left, chairman of theBoard of Directors, Spaceport Authority appeared with Anderson. (AP Photo/The New Mexican, Clyde Mueller)

New Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customers

- Associated Press

The scramble to get everything ready for the launch of the world's first commercial flights from Spaceport America came to a screeching halt nearly a month ago when Virgin Galactic's spaceship broke up over the California desert during a test flight.