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Grandma's accidental Thanksgiving invite to wrong teen goes viral

Grandma's accidental Thanksgiving invite to wrong teen goes viral Being from an unknown number Hinton was skeptical and, like anyone would do, asked who it was. Hinton then sent her a photo of himself to establish that they were not related . Strangers wrote, "Thank you so much, you're such a kind person to let this young man into your home", she recounted. "You not my grandma", he replied, with a surprised emoji, crying-laughing emoji, dead emoji and a selfie ... [Full Article...]

System Drops Heavy Snow, Zaps Mild Temps in Northern Plains

East Idaho's lower elevations, including Pocatello, Chubbuck, Fort Hall, Aberdeen, Preston, Rigby, Shelley and American Falls, are forecast to only receive around an inch of snow. NOAA's GFS snowfall lays out the heaviest snow band across western and northern Minnesota . The snowstorm dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Wyoming and Montana Thursday before marching eastward into the ... [Full Article...]

Metro Parks selects Christmas tree for downtown Nashville

Metro Parks selects Christmas tree for downtown Nashville The evening will feature holiday entertainment, magical snowfall, lighting of the Christmas tree, and the arrival of Santa Claus for the tree lighting. The search for Nashville's official downtown Christmas tree is now over. "We hope this festive event-set in Chicago's most spectacular Park-will bring delight, awe and wonder to residents and visitors alike". [Full Article...]

Protesters Rally In St. Paul After Philando Castile Decision

Protesters Rally In St. Paul After Philando Castile Decision His girlfriend Diamond Reynolds insists the officer shot Castile as he reached for an ID despite the fact Castile informed Yanez he had a gun and a permit to carry it. Castile was fatally shot July 6 in suburban St. Paul. While the charges against an officer in Minnesota are rare, the charges filed Wednesday aren't as strong as what Reynolds wanted or expected. [Full Article...]

South Korean prosecutors to question President Park Geun-hye

Yonhap quoted a prosecution official as saying Ms Park's questioning should be done no later than Wednesday. Prosecutors are considering opening an official investigation on November 20, when Choi is released from detention. She may also have to clarify whether or not she ordered her aides to allow Choi access to secret state information and records. South Korean President Park Geun-hye d... [Full Article...]

Repeal Obamacare? Harder Than It Looks

Repeal Obamacare? Harder Than It Looks Republicans have launched repeated legal and legislative efforts to dismantle the law, which they call a government overreach. One reason for this may be Trump's conversation with President Obama at the White House on Thursday - though he might struggle to repeal these particular provisions anyway. [Full Article...]

Police seek tips on dark-colored SUV seen where woman was killed

Police seek tips on dark-colored SUV seen where woman was killed Early Jr. MA police investigating the murder of a Google employee say they are looking for a "dark-coloured SUV". "I hope it leads to something", said Rossana Marcotte, 58, the mother of Vanessa Marcotte, 27, a Google employee who never returned from a walk while visiting her family home in Princeton. [Full Article...]

Arizona Grandmother Texted Wrong Number About Thanksgiving, Says Stranger Can Come Anyway

So Hinton responded back with his own photo, showing that he was not her grandson. Hinton had to ask who the people were, since he didn't recognize the number, and as a response, he received a text reading: "Your grandma". Hinton's friend, going by handle @ RonaldDoee on Twitter, posted the conversation. Buzzfeed tracked down the intended recipient for Wanda's original message, Brandon, her... [Full Article...]

National Football League 2016: Why Minnesota Vikings Released Blair Walsh?

National Football League 2016: Why Minnesota Vikings Released Blair Walsh? He made 85 of 101 (84.2 percent) field goals and 102 of 104 (98.1 percent) extra points for the Bruins and won the Lou Groza Award (nation's top kicker) for his 2009 season. "Although Blair's a great kid and it was hard to do, it's just part of the business". And he is aided by a long snapper and holder that also hall from UCLA. [Full Article...]

Christmas boxes collected from area for Operation Christmas Child

Christmas boxes collected from area for Operation Christmas Child The Deming center for drop-off is at the First Baptist Church, 206 W. Pine St. "In these shoeboxes are things that I say we take for granted-personal hygiene items, toothbrushes, toothpaste", said Sewell. 4-8 p.m. today, 4-6 p.m. Thursday, 4-6 p.m. Nov. 18, 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Nov. 19, noon-4 p.m. Nov. 20 and 10 a.m. -noon Nov. 21. Sunday, from 1 p.m.to 4 p.m. [Full Article...]

Suspect in dismembered toddler case arrested

Suspect in dismembered toddler case arrested He was taken to Winnebago County Jail on Monday. "The baby had been entrusted to him by the baby's mother and he made a false report to the Rockford police that the baby had gone missing", Duffin said. While in prison in September, he confirmed to the Register Star in a phone interview that Lanisha had dropped off her son with him, claiming she left him with the boy, a pack of diapers and $30. [Full Article...]

Everett PD Makes Arrest In Assault-Robbery

Everett PD Makes Arrest In Assault-Robbery Jorel M. Fultz, 29, and Amanda R. Ritter, 30, were arrested Tuesday. Officers received a call from a passerby who noticed Harris injured on the side of the road. Police said a passenger inside the auto with Jake grabbed the ex-cast member from behind at the Quil Ceda Creek Casino in Marysville and threw him from the moving vehicle. [Full Article...]

Trump says he's open to keeping parts of Affordable Care Act

Trump says he's open to keeping parts of Affordable Care Act President-elect Donald Trump, who had repeatedly campaigned on a promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, said Friday that he would consider keeping certain parts of the health care law after meeting with President Obama at the White House this week. [Full Article...]

First United Methodist to host Community Thanksgiving Meal

First United Methodist to host Community Thanksgiving Meal The Garner Community Thanksgiving Dinner is noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, at the Garner Evangelical Free Church, 580 Highway 18 E. If you don't have anywhere to go for Thanksgiving or no one with which to share the holiday, there are some community Thanksgiving meals planned in our corner of northwest Iowa. [Full Article...]

Manning throws 3 TDs as gambling Giants beat Bengals

Manning throws 3 TDs as gambling Giants beat Bengals New York Giants safety and human fire emoji Landon Collins has dyed his hair blue. Manning threw scoring passes of 10 yards apiece to rookie Jerrell Adams and Odell Beckham in the first half and a winning 3-yarder to rookie Sterling Shepard on a daring call with NY (6-3) down 20-14 early in the fourth quarter. [Full Article...]

1400 firefighters battle NC mountain wildfires that now top 33000 acres

Forest Service. "The major goal of these firefighters is to try to contain this and have it burn inward as opposed to expanding, but the fact of the matter is the fires are expanding under these incredibly hard conditions", McCrory said. Kannapolis firefighters left around 4 a.m. Saturday and have since then been assigned to the Lake Lure/Chimney Rock area to protect homes that are in the path o... [Full Article...]

Israeli minister: Trump's victory ends prospects of Palestinian state

Israeli minister: Trump's victory ends prospects of Palestinian state In one of his first campaign speeches that relied on the use of a teleprompter, candidate Donald Trump described himself to gathering of Israel's largest lobbying group, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), as a "lifelong supporter and true friend of Israel". [Full Article...]

Trump credits social media with election win

Trump credits social media with election win Throughout the campaign, Trump used his Twitter account to attack and mock his opponents, but in an interview set to air Sunday on 60 Minutes, Trump said he plans to use more restraint. "It's a great form of communication", Mr Trump said. Trump should probably tell the people his dialing back on Twitter will be a work in progress. So far, Trump's "restrained" strategy has taken a pretty rocky ... [Full Article...]

GOP maintains influence over most legislatures, state policy

Analysts are dubious. And so any efforts to make basically any changes to Social Security now that Republicans actually have the means to do so will apparently not meet with the approval of President Trump. He can, and is expected to, significantly reshape the Justice Department and other government agencies. Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley had said the party should gain three to eight... [Full Article...]

Ryan says Trump agrees 'no place' for racism, hate crimes

Ryan says Trump agrees 'no place' for racism, hate crimes Ironically, the speaker's easy path to reelection comes just days after he was seen as at his most vulnerable. However, the general forecast for women's health care under the Trump administration has been bleak, and judging by Ryan's dismissive comments, it's not going to get better. [Full Article...]


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