Jeezy evolves from 'Trap or Die' mantra to…

Fresh off his record-breaking Verzuz event with real-life rival Gucci Mane, rapper Jeezy is back with “The Recession 2,” a follow-up to 2008’s hit album “The Recession.”

First Visitors Arrive at Utah Monolith

The Utah Department of Public Safety would really rather you not set out for the newly discovered monolith in San Juan County. But "the genie is out of the bottle" and "it's a free country," as Corporal Andrew Battenfield tells the BBC . The outlet reports dozens, "perhaps even hundreds of...

Stormy weekend unfolding across South

The storms could turn severe in spots and threaten hazardous conditions as they unleash hail and potent winds.

Hyundai, Kia fined for delaying US engine failure…

Hyundai and Kia will spend $137 million on fines and safety improvements because they moved too slowly to recall over 1 million U.S. vehicles with engines that can fail

Macy's Takes Heat Over 'Diverse Dance Group'

There was a problem with a cheery Macy's tweet introducing an entry in its Thanksgiving Day Parade. "What's that sound, you ask? Why it's the diverse dance group, Zeta Phi Beta Steppers!" the Thursday post said. "Performing a special routine they put together to help us celebrate this unprecedented year....

Demand for real Christmas trees up during pandemic

As the pandemic raged in spring, Americans tapped into newfound baking and gardening skills. Now, the Christmas tree industry is hoping that as 2020 draws to a close, that affinity for feel-good and old-fashioned will bring a boost for business. (Nov. 27)

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Jerry Seinfeld digs into 45 years of his jokes…

The high-end sports cars, the luxury automobiles

National Exams Postponed Till 2022

Because so many students are learning remotely or attending schools that are limiting visitors during the pandemic, nationwide tests for fourth and eighth graders will be delayed until 2022. The math and reading tests had been scheduled for January 2021, per US News and World Report . The National Assessment of...

Ski season kicks off for many resorts around the…

Even though it isn't officially winter yet, many ski resorts around the country have winterlike conditions and are hoping it will be a strong start to a long season.

Puppy pipeline runs from Georgia northward to…

Dogs are flowing from Georgia to areas around Washington, D

High Court's COVID Ruling Won't Matter: Cuomo

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo brushed off his loss at the US Supreme Court on Thursday. The justices' 5-4 ruling temporarily keeps the state from limiting gatherings at religious institutions in areas hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic to 10 people. The decision "is more illustrative of the Supreme Court...

Jeezy evolves from ‘trap or die’ to ‘grow o…

Jeezy is back with “The Recession 2,” a follow up to his 2008 hit album, “The Recession.” Fresh off participating in the most-watched Verzuz music event with rival Gucci Mane, the Atlanta emcee has evolved from tales of street life and drug dealing to moving in political circles, including rubbing shoulders with President-Elect Joe Biden. (Nov. 27)

Disney to lay off 4,000 more at California…

The Walt Disney Co. is announcing plans to lay off 4,000 more workers in its theme parks division in California and Florida due to the COVID-19 pandemic's effect on the industry

DOJ to Allow for Federal Execution by Firing Squad

Death by firing squad could be the fate of federal death row inmates in the US under a new rule from the Justice Department. For decades, federal executions have been carried out by lethal injection. But a new rule to be published Friday in the Federal Register, and take effect...

Giving blood in the holiday spirit

The American Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride urge Americans to make blood donations this holiday season.

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Senate control brings new urgency to Georgia…

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Democrats, Republicans and their supporters plan to flood Georgia neighborhoods with staff and volunteers to knock on doors and rally their bases to vote in the state's pivotal U.S. Senate runoffs on Jan. 5

Mayor Traveled for Holiday as He Told Residents…

The mayor of Denver, Colorado, was one of many officials urging residents of his city not to travel for Thanksgiving—but it turns out he himself is, yes, you guessed it, traveling for Thanksgiving. "My wife and my daughter have been in Mississippi, where my daughter recently took a job,...

Slim lines in US for Black Friday

The coronavirus pandemic is keeping crowds thin at malls and stores across the country on Black Friday, which is notorious for large crowds. (Nov. 27)

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot…

Christmas tree growers who have faced increased interest in artificial trees in recent years say demand for real, fresh-cut evergreens is strong this season

'Adorable' Owl Didn't Need People Anymore

A tiny owl is back in the wild after an eventful two weeks that included a trip to Manhattan and a sojourn in a wildlife center where she was given all the mice she could eat. Rocky, an adult female saw-whet owl, was found in the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree...

Kittens experience snow for the first time

Two kittens in Colchester, Vermont, got to experience snow for their first time ever the day before Thanksgiving, taking full advantage by playing and pouncing among the powder.

Guard chaplains reflect on Floyd protests…

After being deployed to the Minnesota streets during demonstrations over racial injustice, chaplains of the state's National Guard are praying for peace but also readying for whenever their next domestic callup may come

For US Troops, Thanksgiving Will Be Very Different

The Pentagon has shipped over a quarter million pounds of Thanksgiving dinner, including 51,000 pounds of roast turkey, to troops serving overseas—but their holiday dinners will be a very different experience this year. The Defense Department says that to stop the spread of COVID at overseas bases, Thanksgiving...

ShowBiz Minute: Maradona, Thanksgiving, GQ

Argentines bid a raucous farewell to late soccer star Diego Maradona; Macy's Thanksgiving parade takes place with no crowds; Captain Tom, John Boyega, Shawn Mendes receive GQ Men of the Year honors. (Nov. 27)

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US colleges mull new virus protocols for students…

As coronavirus cases are surging around the country, some colleges and universities are rethinking some of their plans for next semester

Sources: Fox News to Pay Seth Rich's Parents 7…

The parents of Seth Rich have reached a settlement with Fox News, which put forth the conspiracy theory that the Democratic National Committee staffer killed in what police said was a robbery gone wrong in 2016 was instead murdered after leaking Democratic emails to WikiLeaks. A recent Yahoo investigation found...

What we're thankful for this Thanksgiving

It's been a tough year, but even in 2020 despite all of the hardships and challenges, there's always something to be thankful for. Here's what these people are thankful for.