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Salvation Army in need of last minute donations

Clair Shores. Almost 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services. The anonymous woman who d...


Wreaths Across America honors veterans

Wreaths are specially designated for the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine and POW/MIA. "To remember the fallen, honor those who have...


Top airports in North America are …

Power 2016 North America Airport Satisfaction Study , based on the personal flying experiences of almost 40,000 travelers at large and medium airports. Tampa I...


Slightly less frigid; bad news: freezing rain

Saturday: Snow before 2 p.m., then rain and sleet likely. Counties to the west could see 1 to 3 inches of snow Friday afternoon into evening, before the sn...


1st US offshore wind farm opens off Rhode Island's coast

The Bock Island Wind Project was developed by Deepwater Wind, Futurism reports , and is located close to the shores of Rhode Island. Almost 30 years after ...


Marines collect boat-load of toys for needy kids

A military convoy from the United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots program recently delivered thousands of toys to Project Self-Sufficiency on behalf of the Se...


Jurors watch tape of Dylann Roof's two-hour confession

Roof said he wanted to kill black people because he believed they rape white women daily. The only other glimpse into Roof's motivation is a 2,000-word statem...


Arctic Air moving our way

Friday's high temperature will only be near 20, with wind chills below zero, especially in the morning. Very windy at times with gusts of more than 30 miles pe...


Houston promotes Applewhite to head coach

According to ESPN's Brett McMurphy , the school wants to insert an "excessive" buyout clause in their next coach's contract to make it hard or impossible for a...


Photos of American hero John Glenn through the years

Glenn also served 24 years in the U.S. Senate, representing the state of Ohio. He died surrounded by his children and wife of 73 years. The last surviving m...


Trump picks fast-food executive Andrew Puzder for Labor secretary

A former St. Louisan and the head of CKE Restaurants, which owns the Hardee's fast food chain, is President-elect Donald Trump's choice for Secretary of Labor...


Choice of U.S. president falls to controversial College of Electors

Polly Baca, a former legislator, and Robert Nemanich are Democratic electors - two of the state's nine electors - who say they want to "vote their conscience"...


Navy reserves fill key positions in showdown with rival Army

The under is a near-perfect 10-1 in the last 11 meetings between these two teams and should cash again on Saturday when these two teams renew their historic riv...


Investigators look at fridge as possible cause of warehouse fire in Oakland

Sergeant Ray Kelly, spokesman for the sheriff's department, said deputies had spoken at length with families of the victims about their loved ones' harrowing fi...


Rio 2016, the most perfect imperfect Games - IOC

The IOC emphasized that McLaren's findings must be reviewed and all athletes, the Russian Ministry of Sport and others involved have a right to a hearing before...


Lawyers: Juror was biased, man's execution should be halted

William Sallie was the ninth inmate put to death this year by the state of Georgia . " Georgia continues to deny counsel - and denies a man like William Salli...


Fallen Hero Has Been Identified In Tacoma Police LODD

Law enforcement officers gather at Tacoma General Hospital on Wednesday evening following the shooting. "And he demonstrated that every day that he came to work...


Jury going into next week in ex-officer's murder trial

I expect those who hold opposing views will not change those views". "Therefore I regret to say we may never reach a unanimous decision". Slager testified for...


Trump adviser says Bob Corker on secretary of state short list

Conway said part of the reason the search has expanded is a new group of individuals who have "expressed an interest" directly to the transition team. The scand...


The cavalry arrives: Veterans bring 'symbolic value' and support to Standing Rock

It was announced on November 14 that her office was delaying the decision on the easement to allow for discussions with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, whose r...


Medical examiner identifies police shooting suspect

Guiterrez was pronounced dead a few hours after being shot. Since 1985, three of the four Tacoma Police officers killed in the line of duty were responding to...


Jurors deliberate for third day in ex-South Carolina cop's murder trial

This note was reportedly accompanied by another note from the jury foreman, which said the holdout juror "had issues" and "needed to leave". A juror wrote ...


Plane carrying soccer team from Brazil crashes in Colombia

The club said in a brief statement on its Facebook page that "may God accompany our athletes, officials, journalists and other guests travelling with our delega...


Ohio State assault: What we know now

Schneider says the attacker didn't say anything. Another student , Joseph Noll, said he heard a fire alarm, but no shooting - and also said a auto had driven...


Sheriff says 'no reason to disbelieve' California mother was kidnapped

The spot was about 150 miles from Papini's small community near Redding, where she disappeared November 2 while running. No other details on what happened to ...


White Nationalists 'Hail Trump' with Nazi Salute

He also told The Times that the alt-right movement is "not a group I want to energize". Many who are not Trump supporters were alarmed not only by the vide...


Western Michigan's Davis sets FBS receiving record

Davis came into the game with 75 catches for 1,202 yards and 16 touchdowns - good enough for seventh in receiving yards and tied for first in receiving touchdow...


Trump aide notes opposition to Romney in Cabinet

It isn't clear whether Mr. Trump has actually offered Mr. Romney the post, but Mr. Romney is said to be discussing the possibility with his family. Romney a...


Snow in the forecast for Thanksgiving

Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 8 to 15 miles per hour becoming west, southwest in the afternoon. Clear, with a low around 30. For the ...


Trump not interested in further Clinton probe

In a second tweet minutes later, the president-elect said: "Perhaps a new meeting will be set up with the @nytimes". Trump said "no" when asked if he woul...