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A father's mission after losing son to a drunk driver

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) —  “At every family gathering, at every holiday, there is always someone missing,” said Skip Church. His 18-year-old son Dustin was killed by a drunk driver. 279 more words


Viral Target coupon offering 50% off debunked

USTIN (KXAN) – If it’s too good to be true, it probably is. Such is the case with a seemingly legitimate coupon making the rounds before the biggest shopping day of the year. 122 more words


At funeral for slain Minneapolis man, vow to keep protesting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A steady stream of mourners entered a north Minneapolis church on Wednesday to pay their respects to a man whose death in a confrontation with police sparked more than a week of protests. 669 more words


Americans are saving more than spending

(CNN) — Americans are saving faster than they are spending.

It’s a key shift in spending habits that started during the Great Recession. And the trend continues as we head into the holiday shopping season this weekend. 256 more words


Obama grants reprieve to turkeys 'Honest' and 'Abe'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama spared two turkeys named for one of the nation’s most admired presidents, continuing a White House tradition that provides a refreshing sense of amusement and bipartisan cheer no matter how troubled the times. 399 more words


This Week In Black History

For the week of Nov. 25-Dec. 1

November 25

1841—The 35 survivors of the Amistad Mutiny return to Africa. On July 2, 1839, slaves, led by Joseph Cinque, killed the captain of the Cuban slave ship Amistad, took control and ordered the crew to sail back to Africa. 1,284 more words

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Latest: Groups want Chicago Police Department investigated

CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a Black teenager by a White Chicago police officer (all times local):

2:15 p.m. 759 more words

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