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Published 10 hours ago
U.S cities bid for 2024 Olympic Games
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.  — The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.

Updated 11 hours ago
Justice Ginsburg released from hospital
WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital today after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said.

Published 13 hours ago
Crowds celebrate at Macy's parade
NEW YORK — Spectators of all ages are oohing and ahhing as giant inflated characters wind their way through Manhattan in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Updated 13 hours ago
Obama's action fuels worries about scams
SAN DIEGO  — Advocacy groups barely waited for President Obama to finish speaking about sweeping changes to the U.S. immigration system to start warning about scams.

Updated 16 hours ago
Thanksgiving: Turkey, parades, and deals
NEW YORK — Turkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.

11/26/2014 9:43 PM
Reward offered in Alaska dog hanging
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward for information about the death of a dog in Alaska that was found hanging from a tree with its throat slashed, the organization said Wednesday.

11/26/2014 9:36 PM
4 shot at Pa. mall barbershop
READING, Pa. — Four people have been shot at an eastern Pennsylvania strip mall barbershop where another shooting happened a day earlier.

11/26/2014 5:13 PM
Tom Hanks hosting tree lighting
WASHINGTON — Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, will host this year’s National Christmas Tree lighting in President’s Park near the White House.

11/26/2014 4:37 PM
Pregnant woman shot and killed in NYC
NEW YORK — Police say a 27-year-old pregnant woman has been shot and killed in New York City.

11/26/2014 3:25 PM
Obama defends turkey pardoning
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is defending his legal authority to take executive actions — to spare a pair of Thanksgiving turkeys.