Thursday, November 23, 2017

National News

As shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, retailers branch out

As shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, retailers branch out

Retailers kick off holiday shopping season with an eye toward wooing shoppers away from rivals
Updated: 6 minutes ago
The Latest: Spectacle, security on display at Macy's parade

The Latest: Spectacle, security on display at Macy's parade

Protesters say four activists at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade jumped over barriers and briefly sat down in the street to protest the end of a program that extended protections to immigrants brought illegally to the U.S. as children
Updated: 14 minutes ago
Macy's Thanksgiving parade revels on amid tight security

Macy's Thanksgiving parade revels on amid tight security

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade featured balloons, bands, stars and heavy security on its annual march through Manhattan.
Updated: 14 minutes ago
Thanksgiving feasts in Texas cater to refugees, the homeless

Thanksgiving feasts in Texas cater to refugees, the homeless

Iranian native Samira Page invited about 400 fellow refugees to a feast this Thanksgiving, a tradition that started seven years ago with a much smaller guest list
Updated: 16 minutes ago

South Dakota lawmaker, brother-in-law drown in Cook Islands

Officials say a South Dakota state representative and his brother-in-law have drowned in an apparent kayaking accident at the Cook Islands in the South Pacific
Updated: 1 hour ago
Sound heard in Argentine sub search comes from 'explosion'

Sound heard in Argentine sub search comes from 'explosion'

Argentina's navy says that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine is consistent with that of an explosion _ an ominous development in the hunt for the vessel with 44 crew members
Updated: 1 hour ago
Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probe

Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probe

Barton says he's going mum about a nude photo of him posted online because the matter is under investigation
Updated: 1 hour ago

Police: Officer killed man in robbery at gas station store

Police say a man has been fatally shot in a shooting at a service station in Alabama
Updated: 1 hour ago

Inmate taken for hospital treatment recaptured next day

Sheriff's deputies in Ohio captured a corrections center inmate they say escaped custody after being transported for hospital treatment
Updated: 1 hour ago
Trump credits troops, and himself, for military advances

Trump credits troops, and himself, for military advances

Trump tells troops 'We're really winning' against US foes, thanks them and talks up his own leadership
Updated: 2 hours ago