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Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin across the US

VIRUS KEEPS BLACK FRIDAY CROWDS THIN ACROSS THE US

The raging coronavirus pandemic kept crowds thin at malls and stores across the country on Black Friday.

AP Top Stories November 27

AP TOP STORIES NOVEMBER 27

AP News Minute: The raging coronavirus pandemic kept crowds thin at malls and stores across the U.S. on Black Friday, Germany has reached...

 
 
 
Senate race brings urgency to voter turnout drive

SENATE RACE BRINGS URGENCY TO VOTER TURNOUT DRIVE

This election season, the coronavirus pandemic has upended traditional get-out-the-vote efforts where campaign workers go door to door...

Why Testing Numbers Drop On Sundays

WHY TESTING NUMBERS DROP ON SUNDAYS

As coronavirus cases tick back up across the nation, Americans are flocking to testing centers in droves- in an attempt to curb the...

 
 
 
Should COVID-19 vaccines be mandatory? | Inside Story

SHOULD COVID-19 VACCINES BE MANDATORY? | INSIDE STORY

Drugmakers edge closer to releasing vaccines, but global hesitancy is rising.

PIG GUTS AND PUNCHES: LAWMAKERS IN TAIWAN GET INTO FISTFIGHT OVER MEAT IMPORTS

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Lawmakers in Taiwan got into a fist fight and threw pig guts at each other Friday over a soon-to-be enacted policy...

 
 
 

IN POSTHUMOUS MESSAGE, ALEX TREBEK REMINDS VIEWERS TO BE THANKFUL

Alex Trebek, the late host of the long-running game show "Jeopardy!," had a Thanksgiving message for viewers, urging them to "be thankful"...

TRUMP COMMITS TO LEAVING IF ELECTORAL COLLEGE VOTES FOR BIDEN

President Donald Trump said for the first time Thursday he will leave office if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe...

 
 
 
'It's working!': Officials celebrate animals using highway wildlife overpass

'IT'S WORKING!': OFFICIALS CELEBRATE ANIMALS USING HIGHWAY WILDLIFE OVERPASS

In an effort to reduce accidents involving wildlife on a busy highway, Utah officials got creative: they built a bridge. New video...

BLACK FRIDAY OFFERS BEACON OF HOPE TO STRUGGLING STORES

NEW YORK - After months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy, Black Friday is offering a small beacon of hope.

 
 
 
Thanksgiving message from Alex Trebek

THANKSGIVING MESSAGE FROM ALEX TREBEK

Wildlife overpass bridge

WILDLIFE OVERPASS BRIDGE

Utah's wildlife overpass over I-80 has seen a variety of animals using it, including moose, deer and bears.Photo via Utah Division...

 
 
 
Your daily 6: Struggling stores hope for big Black Friday, Trump takes questions and message from Alex Trebek

YOUR DAILY 6: STRUGGLING STORES HOPE FOR BIG BLACK FRIDAY, TRUMP TAKES QUESTIONS AND MESSAGE FROM ALEX TREBEK

Also in Friday's headlines: Wildlife animal overpass working and where lawmakers threw pig guts and punches.

Couple finds Prohibition-era whiskey in walls of their home

COUPLE FINDS PROHIBITION-ERA WHISKEY IN WALLS OF THEIR HOME

When a New York couple was told their over 100-year-old home was built by a notorious bootlegger, they passed it off as small town...

 
 
 

TRUMP PARDONS FLYNN DESPITE GUILTY PLEA IN RUSSIA PROBE

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump pardoned his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday, ending a yearslong prosecution...

Hidden whiskey

HIDDEN WHISKEY

Nick Drummond and Patrick Bakker said they found more than 66 bottles of whiskey from the Prohibition-era hidden within the walls and...

 
 
 
Your daily 6: Disney layoffs grow, Flynn gets pardon, court blocks church limits and Macy's parade goes on

YOUR DAILY 6: DISNEY LAYOFFS GROW, FLYNN GETS PARDON, COURT BLOCKS CHURCH LIMITS AND MACY'S PARADE GOES ON

Also in the headlines on Thanksgiving Day: Americans are traveling despite COVID outbreaks and Prohibition-era whiskey found hidden...

MOVIES IN A MINUTE: 'THE CROODS: A NEW AGE' & 'BUDDY GAMES'

Movie critic Bruce Miller says “The Croods: A New Age" is a visual CGI feast that makes the world pop. If you get to see it on a theater...

 
 
 
COVID-19 kills more than 2,100 in US in one day as numbers keep climbing

COVID-19 KILLS MORE THAN 2,100 IN US IN ONE DAY AS NUMBERS KEEP CLIMBING

More than 2,100 Covid-19 deaths were reported in the U.S. on Tuesday - making it the highest single day death toll the country has...

'AMERICA IS BACK': BIDEN MAKES CLEAR PUSH PAST TRUMP ERA

WILMINGTON, Del. - Declaring "America is back," President-elect Joe Biden introduced his national security team, his first substantive...

 
 
 



Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter

Some $20,000 in coins that tourists tossed into Walt Disney World's wishing wells and fountains became a Thanksgiving gift for Central Florida's largest homeless shelter. Read more ...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times for every NCAA...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times for every NCAA game on Saturday

Sporting News breaks down how to watch every game in Week 13 involving a Top 25 team on Saturday. Read more ...

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

Reports: Steelers coach, one player test positive for COVID-19

ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted Saturday that an additional coach and player tested positive Saturday after the team placed three players on the Reserve/COVID-19 list Friday. Read more ...

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Funeral worker apologizes for selfie with Diego Maradona's body

Claudio Fernández, who was fired over the incident, said the decision to take the photo was impulsive and he regrets it. Read more ...

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

New rule could allow gas, firing squads for federal executions

The Justice Department is quietly amending its execution protocols, clearing the way to use methods other than lethal injection, such as firing squads and poison gas. Read more ...

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has 2nd straight game-day football postponement

Florida State has had a home football game postponed the on the day it was to be played for the second straight week. Read more ...

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

Sunny and Cool Saturday

Sunny and Cool Saturday

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Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

What time is the Jake Paul vs. Nate Robinson fight? PPV schedule & how to...

What time is the Jake Paul vs. Nate Robinson fight? PPV schedule & how to watch celebrity boxing match

Jake Paul is fighting former NBA star Nate Robinson in the undercard to Mike Tyson's boxing return. Here's everything you need to know about the exhibition fight, including the... Read more ...