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Thanksgiving History | Here’s The Crazy Story About Thanksgiving You’ve ...

The Thanksgiving story you know probably goes a bit like this: English Pilgrims, seeking religious freedom, landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts, where they found a rich land full of animals and were greeted by a friendly Indian named Squanto, who taught them how to plant corn.  The true story is more complicated. Once you learn about the real Squanto — also known as Tisquantum — you’ll have a great yarn to tell your family over the Thanksgiving table.  I asked historian ...
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Happy Thanksgiving From Donald Trump & Family

President-elect Donald Trump shared a message of unity Wednesday in a video published on the official White House transition team’s YouTube page. In the video, Trump acknowledges the “long and bruising” political season and says he understands that emotional divides don’t heal overnight. “It’s my prayer that on this Thanksgiving, we begin to heal our divisions and move forward as one country, strengthened by shared purpose and very, very common resolve,” Trump says. The video is one of a handful ...
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VIDEO: CHECK OUT THIS RECORD-BREAKING 594-FOOT-HIGH #BASKETBALL SHOT

This 594-Foot-High Basketball Shot ‘For Mankind’ Is Out Of This World The guys from How Ridiculous have made a name for themselves by attempting (and making) absolutely absurd shots with various balls. However, with their latest stunt, they’ve raised the bar for themselves and all trick basketball shooters. Atop the Mauvoisin Dam in Valais, Switzerland, How Ridiculous’s Derek Herron shot a basketball from nearly 594 feet above a hoop set up in the valley below and, on evidently just his ...
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Daily Horoscope 11/24

General Horoscope: We give thanks for the bounty of the harvest on Thanksgiving Day in the USA when the Sun moves through idealistic Sagittarius. The current festivities are blessed by the gracious Libra Moon that turns everyone into a perfect host. A sweet Moon-Mars trine indicates smooth sailing, but harsh aspects agitate emotions later on. Meanwhile, a powerful Jupiter-Pluto square motivates us to transform negativity and fear into the healing energy of love. Aries: Deep tremors of change begin to shake in ...
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Miranda Lambert Gets Revenge on Gwen Stefani With the Release ...

They say let sleeping dogs lye but you can’t blame Miranda for saying F that and going full steam ahead in riding herself of the pain that she was left to hold. As Queen Beyoncé said “always stay gracious, best revenge is your paper” and trust me, that paper is exactly what Miranda will be cashing on these love birds by default! Miranda Lambert is finally getting the last word. Following her painful divorce with Blake Shelton, who happily moved on with Gwen Stefani, ...
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Sports | Lakes Nick Young Steals The Ball And Hits ...

By far the most flabbergasting aspect of the Los Angeles Lakers‘ phoenix-level renaissance this season is the spectacular play of Nick Young. On Tuesday night against Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder, Young added to his ridiculous start with a game-winning 3-pointer and a celebration paying homage to D’Angelo Russell. With the Lakers trailing 109-108, Young intercepted a pass intended for Lou Williams — yes, his Lakers teammate, for whom the play was originally drawn up — and knocked ...
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Daily Horoscope 11/23

General Horoscope: The all-is-good Sagittarius party comes to a temporary end today when communicator Mercury slams into naysaying Saturn. We are tempted to defend our thoughts, even if the facts suggest we are wrong. Fear of criticism leads to rigid thinking, but our plans could fall apart like a house of cards if we are too inflexible. Meanwhile, the Moon’s shift into diplomatic Libra at 2:41 pm EST empowers us with the ability to see both sides of every issue. Aries: A ...
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Repo man felt terrible taking elderly couple’s car. So he ...

When the repo man showed up, “Baby” lost her ride. The little Pomeranian dog loved to curl up on 82-year-old Stanford Kipping’s lap when he and his wife Patty, 70, went for a drive. But in recent months a sharp increase in the cost of prescription medicine and other bills were more than a match for the couple’s fixed incomes. With several $95 a month car payments left unpaid on their 1998 Buick, the repo man, Jim Ford of Belleville, ...
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#Walgreens’ Expressions Challenge gives teens a voice and outlet

Walgreens is currently running a contest for high school students to speak their minds and express themselves regarding issues that affect our communities daily. The Expressions Challenge is an opportunity to delve into the minds of our youth and get a glimpse of what they are thinking and the kinds of solutions that they will provide. We spoke with Walgreens Director of Community Affairs John Gremer about the Expressions Challenge and what it means to our youth. Tell us who ...
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Did #China Just Render America’s $1 Trillion Stealth Fighter Program ...

Over-budget, behind schedule, and reportedly not a particularly good fighter jet, Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) ultramodern Joint Strike Fighter may be destined for the scrap heap. In a 2013 RAND Corporation report, one of the nation’s foremost military analysts, blasted the F-35 for being a fighter that “can’t turn, can’t climb, can’t run.” Proponents of the F-35 reply that because it’s stealthy, it shouldn’t have to do any of those things — lobbing missiles at its foes from over the horizon, ...
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The Game Has To Cough Up $7Milli In Sexual Assault ...

The chick who filed a lawsuit against The Game for sexual assault just struck gold. According to TMZ, the west coast rapper (real name Jaceon Taylor) is being ordered by an Illinois judge to cough up $7.13 million to Priscilla Rainey (above) after she sued him for allegedly sexually assaulting her while shooting his reality show “She’s Got Game” in 2015. In the court documents, Priscilla claimed The Game “forcefully reached his hand inside her dress to rub her bare vagina ...
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Diana Ross headlines as Chicago Urban League raises record-breaking $2.65M

On Saturday, Nov. 19, nearly 1,700 supporters of the Chicago Urban League gathered at the Chicago Urban League’s Golden Fellowship Dinner – Centennial Edition to commemorate the organization’s 100 years of service to the community. Hosted by comedian Damon Williams, the $600 per person lavish sold-out event raised a record-setting $2.65M and culminated with a phenomenal performance by the legendary Diana Ross. Chicago Urban League president and CEO Shari Runner challenged the crowd of business leaders, human rights advocates, philanthropists ...