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Republican David Valadao flips California seat, defeating incumbent TJ Cox in US House

Nov 27, 2020

Republican David Valadao flips California seat, defeating incumbent TJ Cox in US House

Hyundai, Kia fined for delaying US engine failure recalls

Nov 27, 2020

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

Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online

Nov 27, 2020

They've faced months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy.

Police, anti-crime group seek tips in Chicago boy's shooting

Nov 27, 2020

A Chicago anti-violence group is offering a $10,000 reward for information in a drive-by shooting that critically wounded a 5-year-old boy, saying someone must know who the shooter is

Guard chaplains reflect on Floyd protests, lessons learned

Nov 27, 2020

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

Minnesota tribes file to halt pipeline approval due to virus

Nov 27, 2020

Two Native American tribes in northern Minnesota are asking state regulators to stop the imminent construction of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement project, citing the coronavirus pandemic

France, UN to host new Lebanon aid conference amid deadlock

Nov 27, 2020

France and the U.N. will host a new conference next week about aid to Beirut after its devastating port explosion in August, amid political deadlock and worsening economic crisis in Lebanon

Police: Woman dead after van crashes into Buffalo monument

Nov 27, 2020

The male driver was in critical condition after the speeding van crashed.

Families of 6 Americans convicted in Venezuela cry foul

Nov 27, 2020

The 6 oil executives have been detained for 3 years.

Today in History

Nov 26, 2020

Today in History Today is Friday, Nov. 27, the 332nd day of 2020. There are 34 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 27, 1924, Macy’s first Thanksgiving Day parade — billed as a “Christmas Parade&rdquo…

Venezuela judge convicts 6 American oil execs, orders prison

Nov 26, 2020

Judge found them guilty of corruption charges and sentenced them to prison.

San Antonio police kill man in trailer park fire, shootout

Nov 26, 2020

San Antonio police say officers shot and killed a man who fired on officers and set his trailer on fire

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade takes flight in virus times

Nov 26, 2020

The balloons were in the sky and the marching bands took to the streets for the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday

3 charged with murder in disabled Chicago man's slaying

Nov 26, 2020

A Chicago couple acting as caretakers for a mentally ill man and a third person have been charged with murder in the man’s slaying

Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with a gift

Nov 26, 2020

Chip Matthews loves picking up the mail