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The Latest: Mall of America says 2,500 people…

Mall of America in Minnesota says 2,500 people were in line at the 5 a.m. opening

TVs May Be Best Deals for Black Friday Shoppers

Black Friday is here, and 2017's version looks like it might be the strongest one in recent years, reports Business Insider . Generally speaking, crowds are looking larger, perhaps thanks to metrics such as low unemployment and a rising stock market. "The turnout is clearly better than the last couple of...

US service members celebrate Thanksgiving overseas

Lucas Tomlinson shares a look on 'Special Report' at how America's heroes are celebrating while far from home.

Florida Nursing Home Deaths After Hurricane Irma…

The Hollywood Police Department said 12 patients at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills were killed by "environmental heat exposure."

Confederate Avenue evokes Old South, but may get new name

A roadway in Atlanta serves as a daily reminder that Georgia once took up arms against the United States of America

Clue in Mail Bomb Sent to Obama: Cat Hair Under…

A 46-year-old Texas woman faces a host of charges after she allegedly mailed explosives to then-President Barack Obama, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, and former Social Security Administration Commissioner Carolyn Colvin. Julia Poff of Sealy had been repeatedly denied Social Security benefits and was also upset with the handling of a...

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Rural California grapples with 'green rush' of…

Marijuana has deeply divided a Northern California county in the Sierra Nevada foothills, with thousands of illegal farms cropping up and causing a backlash among residents

Woman raises thousands for homeless man who…

homeless man used his last 20 dollars to buy a woman gas and she is paying him back.

New 3-D Hologram Forever Preserves Holocaust…

We explore how this interactive 3-D technology will allow Holocaust survivors to reach audiences beyond their own lifetimes.

Miami's iconic offshore Stiltsville survived Hurricane Irma

Stiltsville stood up to Hurricane Irma, to the surprise of the Miami landmark's caretakers

Al Franken: 'I Am So Sorry'

Sen. Al Franken apparently sees himself as an over-enthusiastic hugger, not the "serial groper" one woman describes him as. In a statement issued Thursday, the day after two more women accused him of touching them inappropriately during photo-ops , the Democrat apologized for making "some women feel badly" and vowed to...

Manson's Grandson Forgave Him. GoFundMe, Not So…

Charles Manson has a next of kin willing to claim his body, but grandson Jason Freeman might not be able to get to California from Ohio in time. GoFundMe pulled the plug on a fundraising site set up to help him with travel and burial expenses Thursday after $979 had...

Search continues for missing sailors after Navy…

Bloomberg View columnist Eli Lake weighs in on 'America's News HQ.'

Wisconsin's Kids Are Now Allowed To Operate…

The state joins 34 others to allow children of any age to operate a firearm.

US appeals court agrees Jordanian woman faces threat at home

A U.S. appellate court ruling offers a window on 'honor killings'; attorney calls it a step forward

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Fund for helpful homeless man collects more than…

A fund set up to raise money for a homeless man who helped a woman when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia has collected more than $280,000

Trumps to Ditch Their 'Epically Mismanaged' NYC…

A posh New York City hotel bears the Trump name—but the Trumps have apparently had it with the property, the New York Times reports. The Trump Organization has penned a deal that lets it out of its ties to Trump SoHo by the end of the year, bringing to...

Florida nursing home deaths ruled as homicides

Local newspaper says it is still unclear who may be charged.

A US Navy Aircraft Carrying 11 People Crashed…

Eight people have been rescued and are in good condition. The cause of the crash is currently unknown.

Police: Hunter fatally shoots woman walking dogs in NY field

Authorities say a 43-year-old woman has been accidentally shot to death by a hunter while walking her dogs in a rural field in western New York

Judge Declares Texas Abortion Law Unconstitutional

A lawyer for abortion providers in Texas is hailing a "complete victory" after a federal judge in Austin struck down a law restricting the most common form of second-trimester abortion yesterday. The ban on so-called "dilation and evacuation" abortions was approved by the Texas Legislature in May as part of...

Man freed decades after double killing that…

A California man authorities say was wrongly convicted of double murder walked out of prison hours before Thanksgiving

NYC hosts Thanksgiving parade weeks after…

Bryan Llenas reports on steps NYPD has taken to protect the parade.

Charlie Rose Fired By CBS Amid Sexual Harassment…

The news comes just one day after a Washington Post article in which several women accused Rose of making unwanted advances.

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Ohio woman fatally shot while cooking Thanksgiving dinner

Authorities say a woman has been killed while cooking Thanksgiving dinner after someone fired shots into a home in Columbus

Thanksgiving feasts in Texas cater to refugees…

Iranian native Samira Page invited about 400 fellow refugees to a feast this Thanksgiving, a tradition that started seven years ago with a much smaller guest list

Dying Toddler Gets a 'Thanksgiving Miracle'

"This is an unexpected Thanksgiving miracle." That's the message from a lawyer representing a 2-year-old Georgia boy, who was temporarily blocked from receiving a lifesaving kidney, after the toddler underwent a successful transplant Wednesday, reports CNN . AJ Burgess was born without functioning kidneys. However, his father, Anthony Dickerson, was a...