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Davis Cup final: Yannick Noah the Davis Cup savior for France -- again?

Yannick Noah's latest tenure as France's Davis Cup captain hasn't been as smooth as some of the music he produces. But if France beats neighbor Belgium in the final this weekend to end a drought dating to 2001, no one will... More>>

Zimbabwe's 'Crocodile' Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as leader

Emmerson Mnangagwa has been sworn in as Zimbabwe's interim president, following Robert Mugabe's resignation this week after nearly four decades of rule. More>>

GE cuts dividend for second time since Great Depression

General Electric is slashing its coveted stock dividend in half and getting even smaller by selling storied businesses such as its railroad and light bulb units. More>>

5 Things for November 24: Flynn, Zimbabwe, sub search, Pistorius, Rohingya

Black Friday? Check. Holiday weekend? Check. Unofficial food hangover day? Naturally. Meanwhile, here's what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today"... More>>

Pistorius re-sentencing is justice for Reeva Steenkamp, her family says

Reeva Steenkamp "can now rest in peace," her family said Friday, after a South African high court more than doubled Oscar Pistorius' sentence for her killing. More>>

15 Of the world's best luxury ski lodges

Hitting the slopes can be draining, regardless of what skiing level you are. More>>

Black Friday; Oil up; German optimism

1. Black Friday: U.S. stock markets will close early on Friday, but retailers are hoping that shoppers go all day and night. More>>

'I know I'm stupid': Ex-footballer Michael Owen to make jockey debut

He'd never even sat on a horse until five months ago, let alone race one. More>>

Standoff ends as police clear Manus Island detention center

More than 300 asylum seekers and refugees who had refused to leave a recently closed detention center in Papua New Guinea have been removed from the facility, according to police. More>>

Couple raises thousands for homeless veteran to thank him for selfless act

When Kate McClure first met Johnny Bobbit Jr., he was homeless. He spent this Thanksgiving resting in a hotel, his feet up on the bed, drawing up a grand plan for his new life -- thanks to several thousand dollars she... More>>

Black Friday is here: Crucial holiday season begins for battered retailers

A tough year for U.S. retailers enters a critical stretch as Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season. More>>

Al Franken apologizes for making 'some women feel badly' amid groping allegations

Sen. Al Franken released a statement Thursday addressing recent allegations of sexual harassment. More>>

Texas authorities catch suspect in fatal shooting of state trooper

Officials have apprehended a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper, who was killed Thursday south of Dallas. More>>

Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?

It was a once-in-a-decade display of American firepower. More>>

Navy ends its search for 3 missing sailors in the Philippine Sea

The US Navy stopped the search and rescue mission to find three sailors who went missing after their plane crashed into the Philippine Sea on Wednesday, a statement said. More>>

Michigan deputy run down by car in police pursuit, sheriff says

A 22-year veteran of the Oakland County, Michigan, Sheriff's Office was killed early Thursday just outside Detroit. A man fleeing police "deliberately ran down" Deputy Eric Overall, 50, who had just put down "stop sticks"... More>>

How graffiti artists turned former warring areas into a giant artwork for peace

Lebanese graffiti artists Mohamed and Omar Kabbani were born during the dark years of their country's civil war, which raged between 1975 and 1990. More>>

Bashar al-Assad needs to leave before there's peace, Syrian opposition says

Key Syrian opposition groups insist that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should play no role in any transitional period under any peace deal supervised by the United Nations. More>>

Alan Shearer on 25 years of the English Premier League

Soccer is considered one of the oldest games in history. More>>

Texas woman accused of mailing bombs to Obama, governor

The evidence against a Texas woman accused of sending homemade bombs to President Obama and the governor of Texas includes a cell phone, a cigarette package, a salad dressing cap and, authorities say, some very distinctive... More>>

Flynn's lawyers no longer sharing information with Trump's legal team

Michael Flynn's lawyers have told other defense lawyers in the ongoing Russia probe, including President Donald Trump's legal team, that they're no longer able to share information, a source familiar with the matter told CNN. More>>

The disappeared

Sui Muqing says he was forced to stay awake while he was interrogated for more than four days. More>>

Grant awarded to boost school attendance; reduce juvenile crime in Mobile County

A $50,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey is expected to help reduce absenteeism in schools and ensure that more Mobile County students obtain diplomas or GEDs. More>>

Will Zimbabwe's new President actually bring change?

The new president of Zimbabwe is called "The Crocodile." Crocodiles are feared and respected in Africa, where the reptile patiently waits for its prey, half-hidden in the brown waters of the bushveld. An impala, a zebra or... More>>

'Avatar therapy' aims to help those who hear voices

The voices in Keris Myrick's head are "in the kitchen," she says. More>>

Holocaust memorial built outside home of far-right German politician

Political activists built a replica of Berlin's Holocaust Memorial outside the home of a far-right German politician to protest his call for Germany to stop feeling guilty about Nazi atrocities. More>>

FEC opposes dismissing civil case against ex-Utah A.G. John Swallow

Government lawyers have asked a judge not to dismiss the Federal Election Commission complaint against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. More>>

GOP pollster's advice to Republicans in 2018: 'Be aggressive'

One Republican pollster has figured out the only way his party can win next fall: Destroy every Democratic candidate in sight. More>>

Missing 61-year-old Portland man found safe, reunited with family

A 61-year-old man reported missing Wednesday has been found safe in southeast Portland. More>>

How your scalding hot deep fryer might help cool the weather

Everyone knows how dangerous deep fryers can be. Even William Shatner. More>>

Two men arrested in connection to deadly shooting near PSU

Police have arrested two men accused of being involved in the shooting death of a man near the Portland State University campus earlier this month. More>>

Legislation would waive fees for small businesses in underserved areas of Atlanta

Several residents in southwest Atlanta say they want to see more small businesses in the area that don't include the usual chain stores they already have. More>>

'Explosion' heard near missing Argentine submarine's last known location

A noise detected near the last known location of a missing Argentine submarine on the day it vanished was consistent with an explosion, the Argentine navy said Thursday. More>>

Mugabe's ex-No. 2 man to become Zimbabwe president on Friday

Robert Mugabe's former right-hand man, Emmerson Mnangagwa, will be sworn in as interim President on Friday, a day after Mugabe and his wife were granted immunity, allowing the couple to remain in the country. More>>

'Hearts of Love' project helps children grieve

For some families, the holiday season can be tough because it serves as a reminder of a loved one gone too soon. More>>

Rare, long-hidden films of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade reveal high-flying history

We all know about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade through watching the event on television or in person as nearly 3 million plus people do every year. Although the event is known for fantastical floats, marching bands,... More>>

A Thanksgiving tradition and the woman who makes it happen

A Thanksgiving tradition marked it's 108th year Thursday in Berwick. More>>

Ultimate Christmas getaways: 10 places full of spirit

You basically have three kinds of people when it comes to travel during Christmas: More>>

Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion ban

A federal judge has struck down Texas' ban on a common second-trimester abortion procedure. More>>

Woman raises more than $50k for homeless man

A woman is raising money for a homeless man who spent his last $20 to help her when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia. More>>

PD: Dog found beaten, stabbed in suitcase

Police have arrested in man accused of viciously stabbing a dog dozens of times and leaving the dog to die in a suitcase. More>>

The most popular Thanksgiving side dish in every state

Not everyone serves up the same side dishes on Thanksgiving. In fact, the menu seems to vary depending on where you live. Google created a list of the most popular Thanksgiving side dish in each state, based on unique... More>>

Over 6000 Thanksgiving meals expected at Nashville rescue mission

It has been a busy week for the Nashville Rescue Mission, as they helped those less fortunate in our community celebrate Thanksgiving. More>>

'Between pain and happiness'

San Juan, Puerto Rico (CNN) -- On the southeastern coast of this island, where Hurricane Maria made landfall two months ago, the waves of the Caribbean lash the crumbling foundation of Jose Morales' battered seaside home. More>>

Why Cyntoia Brown, who is spending life in prison for murder, is all over social media

This week, the case of a woman named Cyntoia Brown went viral on social media, even though she has already been in jail for more than ten years. More>>

17 Years without a raise? Welcome to Brexit Britain

British workers could go nearly two decades without a real pay raise due to the country's economic decline. More>>

This organization is helping white people talk about race at Thanksgiving

It's Thanksgiving, which means family recipes, games, laughter and, inevitably, conversations we've been trying to avoid all year long. More>>

Local high school football teams gearing up for state finals

Three Mid-Michigan high school football teams are gearing up to hit the grid iron. More>>

Castel Gandolfo: Harvest time at the Pope's farm

It's harvest time at Pope Francis' farm. More>>

Woman dies after hunting accident

A Chautauqua County woman is dead after a hunter accidentally shot her Wednesday evening while walking her dogs, according to the sheriff's office. More>>

Woman killed by hit-and-run driver in Lincoln park

A woman was hit and killed on a Lincoln Park street Wednesday night by a pickup truck that fled the scene and later smashed into a home just a block away. More>>

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Thanksgiving

President Donald Trump arrived in Florida Tuesday to celebrate his first Thanksgiving while in office, but he will spend it a little differently than past presidents -- at his Mar-a-Lago residence surrounded by family and... More>>

1,800 Gallons of Vodka stolen from distillery

Police on Wednesday were looking for thieves who stole 1,800 gallons of vodka from a downtown Los Angeles distillery. More>>

Husband gives thanks to Las Vegas shooting hero who helped his wife

Steve Melanson had a lot to be grateful for on Thanksgiving morning. More>>

Loss of the night: Light pollution rising rapidly on a global scale

Artificial lighting at night is contributing to an alarming increase in light pollution, both in amount and in brightness, affecting places all over the world, a new study has found. More>>

Seth Meyers will host Golden Globe Awards

Seth Meyers is going to preside over the first major award show of the season. More>>

Deal signed for Rohingya to return to Myanmar, but details are scarce

Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed a memorandum of understanding on the return of possibly hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees to their homes in Myanmar's Rakhine state, a spokesman for Myanmar de facto leader Aung... More>>

Man facing deportation to spend Thanksgiving with family

A Connecticut man facing deportation and taking sanctuary at New Haven church will be allowed to go home to see his family for the Thanksgiving holiday. More>>

Burj Khalifa developer's shares flop on market debut

The property developer behind the world's tallest tower has come back down to earth with a bump. More>>

Students honor teacher in a special way

Two students at Lyman Memorial High School decided to celebrate their teacher's 50th birthday in a big way. More>>

PD: Man thrown off bridge near Shelton/Derby town line

Police are searching for the man who pushed another man off a bridge on the Shelton/Derby town line early Thursday morning. More>>

Family raises awareness about domestic violence during holiday season

The holidays are a time to celebrate but there's also a dark side with an increase in domestic violence. More>>

This bond could shelter 200 homeless people

Forget stocks. These investors are putting £1.8 million ($2.4 million) toward shelter for the homeless. More>>

'Where is the world?': Libya responds to outrage over slave auctions

Libyan officials have denounced the migrant slave auctions exposed in a CNN investigation, but claim more support is required from the global community to tackle the issue. More>>

Dissecting Mnangagwa's first speech on his return to Zimbabwe

When Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived at the headquarters of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party in Harare Wednesday night, the world got its first proper glimpse of the man who will now lead the country. More>>

This virtual politician wants to run for office

There's no handshaking for this politician. More>>

Trump touts his leadership during Thanksgiving teleconference with troops

Speaking to five branches of the military serving overseas via satellite from Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump highlighted how the US military is "really winning" since he took office. More>>

Thousands of names purged from FBI background check system for gun buying

Tens of thousands of names were removed from the national criminal background check database this year after the FBI narrowed its interpretation of who is a "fugitive from justice," according to an administration official. More>>

Japan's latest scandal: Mitsubishi admits faking data

Another day, another admission of wrongdoing by a Japanese corporate giant. More>>

Syrians rebuild and rehabilitate under Turkey's watchful eye

The cigarette dangling from Khalil's lips gives him the air of teenage rebellion generally reserved for boys his age. But Khalil's rebellion is darker than most. More>>

US troops overseas celebrate Thanksgiving with 98,820 pounds of turkey

US troops serving overseas during the holiday still have much to be thankful for, including nearly 100,000 pounds of turkey. More>>

'Planet is doomed' unless ocean health improves, says yachtswoman

She's witnessed awe-inspiring sights at sea, but yachtswoman Dee Caffari has also been left "dumbfounded" by the vast floating islands of plastic and rubbish she has seen in the world's oceans. More>>

'The Journey is the Destination' tells the incredible story of Dan Eldon

In what can often be a divided world full of bitter political battles, social and economic injustice, racial and religious persecution -- it's easy to get lost in it all. So how do you find your way? Your purpose? More>>

Andrew Peacock: The expedition doctor who photographs his travels

Meet Andrew Peacock -- he's an expedition doctor who travels to the Earth's most remote locations to care for people in high-risk, high-altitude situations. More>>

The menstruation app aiming to tackle sport's 'last taboo'

Hilary Clinton is on stage addressing the media, telling her audience she will take their questions when, mid-sentence, she yells: "Oh no, my period!" More>>

Former ethics director: Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act with Roy Moore comments

A former director of the US Office of Government Ethics says he filed an official complaint against White House counselor Kellyanne Conway for what he argues was a violation of the Hatch Act after she attacked GOP Alabama... More>>

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to appear in Iranian court next month

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe will appear in an Iranian court on December 10 to face charges of "spreading propaganda," her husband told CNN Thursday. More>>

Explicit Barton image raises possibility of 'revenge porn'

After a sexually explicit photo of Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton surfaced this week on an anonymous Twitter account, the congressman -- one of the most senior members of the House of Representatives -- is raising the... More>>

Police swoop on hold-outs at Manus Island refugee camp

Police entered a decommissioned immigration detention center on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea Thursday and destroyed property and the dwindling food and water supplies of 400 or so refugees who are refusing to leave,... More>>

Boris Becker: Can tennis great remember his record-breaking Wimbledon run?

Boris Becker, who rocked the tennis world in 1985 when he became the youngest man to win a grand slam singles title, turns 50 today. More>>

These chefs are blending culinary traditions across the South

For far too long barbecue, grits and cornbread have defined outsiders' perceptions of the American Southerner's diet. More>>

Smell the 'roses' of thankfulness

Last Thanksgiving, in a piece titled "The year of living thankfully," I delved into the social science of gratitude. In short, increasing one's capacity for thankfuness is tied to sustained happiness, stress relief,... More>>

Angry Birds, angry investors: Rovio shares fall 20%

The maker of Angry Birds has disappointed investors with its first earnings report as a public company. More>>

'Bloody' video game will get socialist makeover for China

One of the world's hottest video games will get a socialist makeover before going on sale in China. More>>

Displaced Puerto Ricans face obstacles getting health care

The federal government has granted people affected by the devastating hurricanes that wracked coastal states and Puerto Rico 15 extra days to sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. More>>

Tesla has built the world's biggest battery in Australia

Elon Musk is making good on his promise to help solve an energy crisis in Australia. More>>

Is this the last Black Friday?

This could be a make-or-break holiday shopping season for some of America's retailers. More>>

This Thanksgiving, remember our troops

This Thanksgiving, it is not enough just to thank our troops for their service. Let's take time to think about them, their families and the wars this nation is asking them to fight. More>>

Frank-Walter Steinmeier: Can Germany's 'anti-Trump' end Merkel's political crisis

Just over a year ago, Frank-Walter Steinmeier was nominated for the job of German President. "My joy at the task is great," he said in an acceptance speech in Berlin. More>>

My First Car: Team Sauber's Pascal Wehrlein and Marcus Ericsson

Marcus Ericsson and Pascal Wehrlein might not have troubled the podium in their fledgling F1 careers, but the Sauber teammates know all about fast and stylish rides. More>>

Uber's massive hack: What we know

Uber's disclosure that hackers accessed the personal information of 57 million riders and drivers last year, a breach it didn't disclose publicly until Tuesday, adds new potential legal woes for the already troubled company. More>>

For greatness on the gridiron, NFL teams turning to mindfulness

As football coaches keep players ready through the season, they work to perfect tackles, improve running games and make sure everyone knows all the plays by heart. More>>

Search for Argentine submarine enters 'critical phase'

As a multinational search to find an Argentine submarine remains fruitless more than a week after it vanished, authorities fear crew members may be running out of time. More>>

How Japan's music playing, water-spraying TOTO toilets took over the world

I will always remember the first time I walked into a Tokyo bathroom and, with the automatic lift of its lid, a Japanese "smart toilet" happily greeted me. More>>

Navy aircraft crash leaves 3 missing in Philippine Sea

A US Navy plane crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa Wednesday afternoon, leaving three people missing in the latest of a string of troubling incidents facing the Navy in waters off East Asia this year. More>>

Kate Steinle murder trial: No verdict after second day of deliberations

Jurors failed to reach a verdict Wednesday after the second day of deliberations in the trial of Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, who is accused of the July 2015 killing of Kate Steinle in a case that became a rallying point in a... More>>

Baltimore officer was killed with his own gun, police say

A Baltimore homicide detective was fatally shot in the head with his own gun after a struggle with his killer last week, the city's police commissioner said Wednesday. More>>

Ex-staffer: Conyers 'harassed' and 'verbally abused' me repeatedly

Former Capitol Hill staffer Melanie Sloan on Wednesday detailed her experiences working in the 1990s for Rep. John Conyers, whom she said had harassed and "verbally abused" her repeatedly. More>>

France calls for UN Security Council meeting on Libya slave auctions

French President Emmanuel Macron called the sale of migrants at slave auctions in Libya "a crime against humanity" and vowed to press for sanctions. More>>

Mother of Border Patrol agent struggling to understand son's death

Rogelio Martinez was always one to follow the rules. So when he saw an opportunity to become a US Border Patrol agent, he joined to help enforce the law, said his mother, Elvia Martinez. More>>

Roy Moore's communications director resigns

The communications director for controversial Senate candidate Roy Moore has resigned from his position on the campaign, senior campaign adviser Brett Doster tells CNN. More>>

Clyburn on Conyers allegations: 'For all I know, all of this could be made up'

One of Rep. John Conyers' most senior colleagues initially reacted to the allegations about the Michigan Democrat on Tuesday by saying they might be fabricated. More>>

Lawyer: Conyers won't resign House seat, did not harass women

An attorney for embattled Rep. John Conyers told CNN on Wednesday that the Michigan Democrat will not resign as he faces an investigation by the House Ethics Committee over allegations that he sexually harassed and... More>>

Trump Organization and Trump SoHo cut ties

The owner of the struggling Trump SoHo building in New York City reached a deal to end its contract with the Trump Organization early. More>>

Philadelphia neurologist admits groping patients, gets probation

A Philadelphia neurologist pleaded guilty this week to seven counts of sexual misconduct with patients and was sentenced to seven years probation. More>>

New machine for mammograms could change healthcare for women

A new type of mammogram machine puts the patient in control. More>>

Meet the judge who'll oversee DOJ's antitrust case against AT&T-Time Warner

A federal judge who was critical of the Comcast-NBC Universal merger before signing off on the media megadeal in 2011 will oversee the Justice Department's lawsuit to block AT&T's similar takeover of Time Warner. More>>

Son shares video of murder victim's last minutes, hopes it brings new attention

A video shows the last few minutes of a 74-year-old husband and father's life before he was shot and killed in south Nashville earlier this month. More>>

American formerly imprisoned in North Korea burns to death

Police in San Diego are investigating the mysterious death of a man who made international headlines eight years ago when former US President Jimmy Carter helped negotiate his release from North Korea. More>>

Democratic lawmaker: Conyers should resign after 'credible' and 'repulsive' allegations

New York Democratic Rep. Kathleen Rice is calling on embattled Rep. John Conyers to resign from Congress after the House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into allegations that the Michigan Democrat had sexually... More>>

Famous fans mourn David Cassidy

David Cassidy's peak may have been in the 1970s, but his death struck a chord with fans around the world, including many celebrities who grew up on his music. More>>

Sessions directs feds to find ways to beef up background check system

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a comprehensive review of the national database that houses background checks. More>>

David Cassidy, '70s teen heartthrob, dies at age 67

David Cassidy, who came to fame as a '70s teen heartthrob and lead singer on "The Partridge Family," has died, according to his publicist Jo-Ann Geffen. He was 67. More>>

Suspects held in supposed German Christmas market plot released

Six Syrian nationals detained in raids by German police were released without charge Wednesday after initial investigations found there wasn't "sufficient evidence of a terror plot," the Frankfurt prosecutor's office said. More>>

Millions are hitting the road this holiday weekend

Millions of people across the country are expected to hit the road, board a plane, or get on a train to enjoy the long Thanksgiving weekend. More>>

Chula Vista police identify man found dead inside barrel floating in San Diego Bay

Chula Vista police have confirmed one part of the mystery surrounding the body found in a drum floating in the San Diego Bay in October. More>>

Portland police arrest burglary suspect who looks like 'Clerks' character

A 24-year-old man dubbed the "Jay from 'Clerks' Burglar" was arrested by police last week in northwest Portland. More>>

Hundreds of homeless pets celebrate a 'furry friends-giving'

The Arizona Humane Society's pets got a special Thanksgiving treat Wednesday as they celebrated a "Furry Friends-giving." More>>

Cows fall from I-84 overpass onto southbound I-15 after semitrailer rollover

I-15 southbound is closed at 31st Street, as well as two lanes of I-84 eastbound and an onramp to I-15 near Riverdale, after a cattle truck rolled on the overpass, spilling cows onto the freeway below Wednesday morning. More>>

Cows fall from I-84 overpass onto southbound I-15 after semitrailer rollover

I-15 southbound is closed at 31st Street, as well as two lanes of I-84 eastbound and an onramp to I-15 near Riverdale, after a cattle truck rolled on the overpass, spilling cows onto the freeway below Wednesday morning. More>>

If Trump can change his mind on hunting, why not on Haiti?

The Trump administration's decision to end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti, originally granted through a humanitarian program begun under the administration of Republican President George Herbert Walker Bush in... More>>

Likely Census Bureau pick questioned over writings on competitive elections

The likely pick to fill the role of deputy director at the Census Bureau has no government experience and authored a book that argues that competition in district races is bad for the country, Politico has reported. More>>

Thanksgiving football's coming, but CBS and Dish Network still 'far apart' on blackout

CBS and Dish Network don't appear to be any closer to making a deal to end a blackout of CBS for Dish customers, even with Thanksgiving -- and the traditional holiday NFL game on CBS -- quickly approaching. More>>

Are men really clueless about sexual harassment?

Six weeks after the first stories broke alleging that Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein engaged in a decadeslong pattern of sexual harassment (he denies it), the list of men accused of similar acts keeps getting longer.... More>>

'Thanksgiving miracle': Baby denied kidney receives transplant

Two-year-old AJ Burgess received a new kidney Wednesday after a prolonged battle with hospital officials who postponed his original October surgery when his father, a perfect donor match, violated his parole and was arrested. More>>

Hall County teacher, coach accused of sexual contact with student

A coach at a Hall County high school has been arrested and is accused of engaging in unwanted sexual contact with a female student at the school. More>>

Rashida Jones cites 'philosophical differences' for 'Toy Story 4' departure

Rashida Jones is denying a report by The Hollywood Reporter that she left "Toy Story 4," along with writing partner Will McCormack, because of an unwanted advance by Disney animation chief and Pixar co-founder John Lasseter. More>>

The happiest cities in America, according to new research

I've spent my life traveling the world in the pursuit of health and happiness. More>>

Baby AJ to get kidney Wednesday; Tyler Perry buys family new car

Baby AJ's mom, Carmellia Burgess, has been depending on the kindness of friends and relatives to get her son to his dialysis treatments three times a week, for three hours a day. More>>

Roy Moore is using Trump's playbook -- and Trump is helping him out

Roy Moore is threatening to sue his accusers. Roy Moore is threatening to sue the news outlets reporting on their allegations. Roy Moore says he doesn't care what the Republican establishment wants him to do. More>>

Texas Rep. apologizes for not having 'better judgment' after anonymous tweet of graphic image

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Wednesday apologized for not using "better judgment" while separated from his wife and in consensual relationships with women. More>>

Facebook will show users what Russian propaganda they liked or followed

You could soon see whether you interacted with Russian propaganda on Facebook and Instagram during the 2016 election. More>>

Fight over birthday cake led to deadly stabbing in New Britain

A New Britain man was found dead in an apartment Monday night following a fight over birthday cake. More>>

Dallas dad tells hows holidays can be difficult for those with eating disorders

Thanksgiving is usually a time of family, football, fun and of course - food! But for some food means difficulty. More>>

Oil field worker injured in Weld Co. pipeline fire dies at Greeley hospital

One of the three oil field workers injured in a pipeline fire last Thursday near Galeton died Tuesday at a Greeley hospital. More>>

Lawyers involved in fight over Christmas lights display in Arcadia

An Arcadia homeowner who says he puts up a massive Christmas light display but isn't decorating this year said he got a lawyer. More>>

White House disputes senator's claim of faked bad connection to get Trump off the phone

A senator's claim that the White House's chief economic adviser faked a bad connection to get President Donald Trump off the phone during a long call drew immediate pushback Wednesday from the White House and multiple... More>>

Trump's FCC moves quickly to upend internet, media rules

Ajit Pai may go down as one of President Trump's most effective, and controversial, regulators. More>>

Judge schedules hearing for American accused of fighting for ISIS

A federal judge in Washington has scheduled a hearing for next week on the case of a US citizen detained in Iraq for allegedly fighting on behalf of ISIS in Syria. More>>

Family comes home to find their furniture and belongings in dumpsters

Brandy Mason couldn't believe what she was witnessing. More>>

Turlock organization offers space, help to grieving families

The holiday season can be a difficult time for families who have lost a loved one, but an organization in Turlock is providing a safe space for kids and their families to grieve and move forward. More>>

Celebrities spreading awareness about Nashville woman's murder conviction

Celebrities and people around the world are speaking out about the conviction of a Nashville woman. More>>

Gun sellers confident Black Friday will be a break from the Trump slump

Gun dealers are expecting Black Friday to provide a respite from the Trump slump. More>>

Tillerson: Myanmar clearly 'ethnic cleansing' the Rohingya

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has shifted his stance on the Myanmar government's actions against the Rohingya Muslim minority in the country, labeling its actions "ethnic cleansing" in a statement Wednesday. More>>

Here's what Charlie Rose said about sexual harassment before he was fired for it

"What should be the conversation now about sexual harassment?" More>>

'One of the worst accidents I've seen in my life'; sisters killed in crash that injured 12 others

A shocking, gruesome accident on southbound Interstate 55 claimed two lives and seriously injured a dozen motorists Tuesday night. More>>

Sebelius: The Clinton White House doubled down on 'abusive behavior' and it's fair to criticize Hillary Clinton

As a wave of stories unfold about sexual harassment and assault by men in power, a senior Democratic leader says her party should reflect on how it handled such charges when they were leveled against former President Bill... More>>

Russia, Iran, Turkey agree to hold Syrian 'congress' to talk peace

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Russia, Iran and Turkey have agreed to hold a "congress" in Russia that would bring together the warring factions in Syria for peace talks. More>>

What Trump can learn about giving thanks

As millions gather around American tables this week with family and friends to celebrate Thanksgiving, it's worth thinking about gratitude and what it really means to feel grateful for everything we've been given. More>>

Nick Carter denies Melissa Schuman rape allegation

Backstreet Boy member Nick Carter has been accused by former pop singer Melissa Schuman of raping her 15 years ago. More>>

Mexico to raise minimum wage...to $4.70 a day

Nearly 25 million Mexicans are getting a pay raise next week. From $4.25 to $4.70 -- a day. More>>

Gabby Douglas: US Olympic star alleges abuse by Dr. Larry Nassar

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas has become the third prominent American gymnast to claim that she was sexually abused by former US team doctor Larry Nassar. More>>

Oil prices hit 2½-year high on Keystone pipeline shutdown

The shutdown of the Keystone pipeline following an oil spill has lifted crude oil prices to levels not seen in two and a half years. More>>

How to talk politics at your family holiday meal this year

Mealtime talk is always fraught this time of year. In this post-election climate, even the most innocent mention of politics or social issues could threaten to turn MawMaw's house into the thunder dome. More>>

Judge's book about 'femifascists and radical liberals' raises questions about his role at prosecutor's office

Some city leaders say they're alarmed by a recent hire in the St. Louis prosecutor's office. More>>

National Park Service doesn't object to sale of Trump wine at park

Bottles from Trump Winery have been on sale at a gift shop in Shenandoah National Park, located about two hours from Washington, D.C. More>>

How Sweden's arctic 'millipede town' Kiruna is slowly moving

Kiruna, a town in northern Sweden, is on the move. Located in Lapland, within the Arctic Circle, the town and many of its 18,000 residents are being relocated to New Kiruna, two miles (3.2 kilometers) to the east over the... More>>

Man accused of sending threats of rape to women online

Police believe a man accused of sending violent threats of rape to women in St. Louis could have targeted others. More>>

Porch pirate caught on camera stealing Colorado family's Thanksgiving groceries

A bold porch pirate stole Thanksgiving groceries from a family while they were at home Saturday. They groceries were delivered in the morning, but by the time they went to bring the food inside it was gone. More>>

Jeb Bush, Betsy DeVos to speak at education summit in Nashville

Two big names in the political sphere are going to be visiting Nashville next week. More>>

Deaf girl's bus ride home sparks questions from investigators

It was a scary ride home from school for Zar'Riah Hansel last week. More>>

Lebanon Prime Minister Saad Hariri puts resignation on hold

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold, more than two weeks after he shocked the country by saying he was stepping down. More>>

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa returns to lead nation into 'new democracy'

Zimbabwe's former vice president has returned to the country to serve as interim President, vowing to lead the nation into a "new and unfolding democracy" following Robert Mugabe's historic resignation. More>>

Alternative Thanksgiving: 6 ideas for new traditions

Want to make Norman Rockwell roll over in his grave? This Thanksgiving, take your hand out of the turkey's body cavity and turn off the football game to make some new, alternative traditions and travel plans with friends... More>>

Canyon County family reunited with service dog

A special dog was found on Tuesday morning after the owners and community members searched for her in Canyon County since Friday. More>>

How to do Thanksgiving in New York right

On any given day, the hectic pace of New York streets may convince tourists that their eyes are better fixed on the ground ahead than gazing up at the sky. But during Thanksgiving, all that changes. The traffic stops and... More>>

Pizzeria to donate hundreds of meals to needy

From Tuesday until Sunday, every time you buy a pizza at MOD, one dollar will go to Generosity Feeds, which creates healthy meals for kids. More>>

1 Inmate captured, 2 at large after escaping from DeKalb County jail

Police are still looking for two inmates who escaped from the DeKalb County jail overnight. More>>

Britain crashes out of world's top 5 economies

Britain has officially abandoned its claim to be the world's fifth largest economy. More>>

How to make money broadcasting from your phone

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Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor apologizes, pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct

Larry Nassar, the former acclaimed USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty Wednesday to seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and admitted in a Michigan court to using his position to sexually abuse... More>>

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