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December 01, 2017 - 12:42 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Many stories involving alcohol have a tragic ending, but for Alex Bowen of West Columbia, South Carolina, a drunken escapade that went viral ended with some hilarious selfies as he cooked his own meal at Waffle House. On his way home after a few drinks with friends early Thursday...
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December 01, 2017 - 10:22 am
(NEW YORK) -- Bitcoin has been on a volatile roller coaster this past week. The cryptocurrency hit an all-time high of $11,395 on Nov. 29 before losing over one-fifth of its value, dropping as low as $9,000 at one point on Nov. 30. Despite the drop, bitcoin is still up over 900 percent year-to-date...
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November 30, 2017 - 4:28 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A good day for Wall Street as the Dow closed at a record high. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 331.67 on its best day of the year. The index closed the session at a record 23,272.35. The Nasdaq jumped just under one percent, ending the session at 6,873.97 -- 49.63 higher than...
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November 30, 2017 - 3:56 pm
(NEW YORK) -- American Airlines says that it is working to fill scheduled flights this holiday season, after a scheduling error allowed pilots to drop their scheduled flights. The company acknowledged the issue on Wednesday, saying that they were working to resolve the unscheduled flights, and that...
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November 30, 2017 - 11:44 am
(NEW YORK) -- While traditionalists may opt to count down to Christmas with single squares of chocolate hidden behind a decorated cardboard door, some companies are thinking outside the box when it comes to Advent calendars. Check out these twists on the Christmas classic filled with trendy...
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ABC News
November 30, 2017 - 10:50 am
(NEW YORK) -- If the recent news about a possible Christmas tree shortage has you worried this holiday season, one U.S. company is offering another option: Start growing your own! The Jonsteen Co. has six different types of Christmas tree growing kits in addition to other kinds of tree kits. And,...
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West Midlands Police
November 29, 2017 - 12:25 pm
(LONDON) -- Two people have allegedly stolen a car using high-tech "relay" devices that were able to trick the vehicle into believing its electronic keys were nearby. Video of the alleged carjacking released by the West Midlands, U.K. police show the alleged "relay crime" taking place on Sept. 24...
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