Agitators plan to disrupt Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, report saysAgitators planned Wednesday to disrupt the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade after Ferguson protesters were able to shut down major New York City roadways Tuesday, the New York Post reports. An organizer told the fellow protesters that the cops would arrest ... read more
Zahir Belounis: From 'soccer prisoner' to waiter(CNN)-- He was the football star who came to symbolize one of the reasons why many argued Qatar shouldn't be allowed the right to stage the 2022 World Cup. On Friday, a year to the day since he returned to Paris following his painstaking exit from Qatar ... read more
Ferguson hopes for calm, cleans up after lootingFERGUSON, Missouri -- Business owners and residents boarded-up windows and cleared away debris Wednesday as Ferguson sought a tentative return to normal after two nights of unrest over a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer in the shooting ... read more
Protests ease as snow falls on FergusonDespite the torching of a police car and dozens of arrests, police said a second night of protests was "much better" than the arson and widespread violence the night before. Protesters in Ferguson inspired demonstrations across the U.S. VPC FERGUSON, Mo. read more
OPEC Leaves Production Target UnchangedMoreover, it remains unclear how the group will enforce its own production target. While some among OPEC’s 12 members—including the group’s de facto leader Saudi Arabia—remained reticent ahead of the meeting, others continued to push for the cartel ... read more
How world's worst Ebola outbreak began with one boy's death - BBC News
How world's worst Ebola outbreak began with one boy's death
Emile Ouamouno was just two years old and living in the remote Guinean village of Meliandou when he began suffering from a fever, headache and bloody diarrhoea. In December 2013, despite his family's best efforts, the young boy died - followed within ...
First Australian health workers depart for Ebola hot zone
Help on its way to Ebola hot spot
Sierra Leone to miss target for beating Ebola: UN
Thanksgiving Travel Along Northeast Slowed By Snow And Rain - Huffington Post
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Thanksgiving Travel Along Northeast Slowed By Snow And Rain
Airline passengers at Dulles International Airport outside Washington, DC, in Virginia, arrive to snow showers on the busiest travel day of the year November 26, 2014. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards | PAUL J. RICHARDS via Getty Images ...
Forecasters predict 2 to 4 inches of snow tonight
Thanksgiving Winter Storm 2014 Travel and Traffic: Storm Delays Over 3000 ...
Dozens of Crashes During Thanksgiving Week Storm
British crime writer PD James dead at age 94 - Brisbane Times
British crime writer PD James dead at age 94
Prolific ... James' books, many featuring sleuth Adam Dalgliesh, sold millions in many countries and most were just as popular when adapted for television. Photo: AP. London: British crime writer P.D. James, creator of poetry-writing detective Adam Dalgliesh, ...
Mystery novelist PD James dies at 94
Popular mystery novelist PD James, creator of Adam Dalgliesh, dies aged 94
Crime writer PD James dies aged 94
Suicide attack kills 5 in Afghan capital, including UK Embassy workers - CNN
Suicide attack kills 5 in Afghan capital, including UK Embassy workers
Your video will begin momentarily. STORY HIGHLIGHTS. NEW: Security firm G4S says Briton killed in the blast was one of its staff; The other victim was an Afghan national working at the British Embassy, UK says; Kabul police said the suicide attack killed five ...
Taliban Claims Deadly Kabul Bomb Attack Against UK-Embassy Vehicle
Afghan suicide attack hits UK embassy car in Kabul
British officer among 5 killed in Kabul suicide bomb attack on British vehicle
It's not easy to land a job as a balloon handler in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day ... - New York Daily News
New York Daily News
It's not easy to land a job as a balloon handler in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day ...
New York Daily News
The balloon handlers in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade pull a lot of strings long before Kermit and Snoopy lift off. Maneuvering the enormous inflatable characters may seem like fun and games, but it's one of the toughest gigs to get since the 1,500 unpaid ...
A Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Expert Tells All
Thanksgiving Parade Balloons Gone Wild!
Crowds celebrate at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Holiday storm leaves 350,000 in the dark
Hundreds of thousands of customers from Maine to Virginia were without power.
Protests dwindle in Ferguson
Tensions appear to ease after two nights of unrest over the Michael Brown shooting case.
Family: Boy's fatal shooting could have been avoided
CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the youngster would still be alive.
Protests in Ferguson, elsewhere dwindle after two nights of unrest
By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - The streets of Ferguson, Missouri were mostly quiet overnight after two days of racially charged unrest sparked by a grand jury decision not to prosecute a white policeman who shot dead an unarmed black teenager. On the eve of the Thanksgiving holiday, wintry weather kept many indoors across the state and other parts of the Midwest and the East Coast, though hundreds demonstrated against the killing in the California cities of Oakland, Los Angeles and San Diego. ...
Ridesharing firm Uber suspends operations in Nevada
(Reuters) - Ridesharing company Uber suspended its operations in the U.S. state of Nevada late on Wednesday in a setback that it said would cost nearly 1,000 jobs. Companies such as Uber allow passengers to summon cars using apps on their smartphones, rather than calling a taxi company, and have gained popularity in dozens of U.S. cities over the past few years. ...