Obama unleashed: 'Acting with defiant fury'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHY) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has spent November acting with a defiant fury, moving with little regard for the message voters sent at the polls. Instead of more…

Nashville police watching shoppers by air

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WKRN-TV) NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Metro Nashville police's aviation unit will fly as part of its Black Friday Safety Initiative to keep an eye on the busiest shopping centers. more…

Ferguson protests hit Black Friday sales

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri began targeting Black Friday sales at major retailers overnight in a new tactic to vent their anger at a grand jury decision more…

Mass sacrifice of animals underway in Nepal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSWEEK) Today marks the beginning of the Nepalese Gadhimai festival, where hundreds of thousands of animals are expected to be sacrificed in the name of the Hindu goddess. more…

Snow plow buries boys in parking lot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two boys trapped in a snow pile in the Hudson Valley for several hours after a plow buried them were able to survive thanks more…

Attack on army base kills 6 in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Insurgents killed six Afghan soldiers in an assault on an army base Friday that lasted more than 14 hours, a day after attacks on more…

Southern Democrats urge return to party basics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- ATLANTA (AP) — Southern Democrats are joining others in the party who say that a return to advocating to lift people out of economic hardship and emphasizing spending more…