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Updated: 7 hours 36 min ago

Best Buy's '20 Days of Doorbusters' promises exciting deals in December

7 hours 46 min ago

Doorbusters aren't just for Black Friday. Best Buy has "20 Days of Doorbusters" going on now through Dec. 20.

       

Michael Flynn case, Free Shipping Day, 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse': 5 things to know Friday

7 hours 57 min ago

Players in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe enter the spotlight, Free Shipping Day and more things to start your Friday morning.

       

Egypt bids for 2019 African Cup, South Africa considering

8 hours 8 min ago

Egypt bids to replace Cameroon as 2019 African Cup host, South Africa seeking government approval

       

Michelle Obama visits Colorado children's hospital

8 hours 13 min ago

Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama visited Children’s Hospital Colorado in suburban Denver on Thursday. Mrs. Obama read “The Night Before Christmas,” answered questions from children and encouraged Santa Claus to get up and dance. (Dec. 14)

       

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take the last Islamic State-held town

8 hours 15 min ago

Hajin was the extremists' main stronghold in the last pocket of land they control in eastern Syria, near the Iraqi border.

       

Strasbourg Christmas market attack suspect dead; video captures aftermath of shootout

8 hours 31 min ago

The Paris prosecutor’s office formally identified the suspect as Cherif Chekatt, 29, a Strasbourg-born man with a long history of convictions for various crimes, including robberies.

       

Vermont man gives his town the middle finger — and officials can't do anything about it

8 hours 36 min ago

Ted Pelkey of Westford, Vermont, fed up with a building permit dispute with his town, erected a giant middle finger on his property in protest.

       

Meier scores 2 goals to lead Sharks past Stars 3-2

8 hours 59 min ago

Timo Meier scored two goals, Logan Couture had two assists and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Dallas Stars 3-2

       

French authorities: Strasbourg suspect killed

9 hours 3 min ago

French prosecutors say a man killed in a shootout with police in Strasbourg has been identified as 29-year-old Charif Chekatt, the main suspect in a Christmas market attack that killed three people. WARNING: Suspect's body is visible in video. (Dec. 14)

       

Nancy Wilson, Grammy-winning jazz singer, dies at 81

9 hours 52 min ago

Her manager confirmed Nancy Wilson died peacefully Thursday after a long illness at her home in Pioneertown, a California desert community near Joshua Tree National Park.

       

Free press? South Dakota elected official asks for $100,000 in taxpayer funds to sue local newspaper

10 hours 9 min ago

Members of a South Dakota official wanted to sue a newspaper with $100,000 of taxpayer funds.

       

7-year-old migrant girl dies after Border Patrol arrest

10 hours 36 min ago

It's unknown what happened to the girl during the eight hours before she started having seizures and was flown to an El Paso hospital.

       

After losing court battle, DeVos to cancel $150 million in student loan debt

11 hours 14 min ago

DeVos proposed restricting "borrower defense" claims filed by former students whose schools closed or made false promises, but has to carry out regulations after court rulings sided with students.

       

NFL playoff as Week 15 starts: Chiefs' margin for error disappears after loss to Chargers

11 hours 40 min ago

The Saints, Rams and Chiefs could all lock up first-round byes this week. But Chargers could tighten field by winning in Kansas City.

       

Best of NFL Week 15

11 hours 42 min ago

Take a look at the best images from the 15th week of play in the 2018 NFL season.

       

Trump's next chief of staff will be a pretend chief of staff

11 hours 48 min ago

John Kelly is leaving this chaotic and demeaning White House. Now who wants to jump into a sandbox that's looking more like legal quicksand?: Our view

       

Passages 2018: Those we’ve lost through the year

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 21:49

       

Human heart left on Southwest flight delivered on time; organ has 'no intended recipient'

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 21:26

Someone left a human heart onboard a recent Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle, resulting in the Dallas-bound flight's return to its origin.

       

CBS paid actress Eliza Dushku $9.5M after 'Bull' star Michael Weatherly's sexual comments

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 21:21

Eliza Dushku got a $9.5 million payout after she complained about mistreatment from "Bull" star Michael Weather and left the show, reports "New York Times."

       

Chris Pratt makes relationship with Katherine Schwarzenegger Instagram official

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 20:26

Chris Pratt posted a photo montage of girlfriend Katherine Schwarzenegger on Instagram to mark her 29th birthday.