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Protesters disrupt Black Friday shopping after Ferguson comes together

Missouri protesters Friday turned their anger over the police shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown on the St. Louis Galleria Mall, forcing the mall to shut down temporarily on the busiest shopping day of the year.

53-year-old man dies after falling off 18-wheeler in New Iberia

A 53-year-old man is now dead after authorities say he fell off an eighteen-wheeler in New Iberia. The man was riding on the outside of the truck and fell off as it was going through a railroad crossing on Larson Road.

Turkey crashes through trucker's windshield, becomes dinner

Lubbock Wrecker operator Kameron Schrader helps get people out of sticky situations on the road, even during the holidays. But on Thanksgiving morning, he got into one himself. He calls it an "unusual accident."

Ray Rice wins suspension appeal, NFL players union says

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has won his appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, the players union said Friday.

Arkansas firefighters finish hanging lights after homeowner falls off roof

A house in Rogers, Arkansas is decorated for Christmas thanks to several firefighters from the Rogers Fire Department.

New York man, 94, caught trying to sneak gun onto flight

TSA officers stopped a Brooklyn man at LaGuardia Wednesday after he allegedly tried to walk through security with a gun.

Washington marijuana shop offers 'Green Friday' deals

Medical marijuana shops have been offering holiday deals to customers for years, but this year retail shops are cashing in on the action.

Shoppers rejoice! Black Friday is here

The doors are open. The sales are here. It's Black Friday. Black Friday faithful are already scooping up deals at malls and department stores across America.

Bomb squad called in after Austin police shoot and kill gunman

A man shot up a federal courthouse and a Mexican consulate -- which he also seemingly tried to set ablaze -- early Friday before being shot dead outside the Austin, Texas, police headquarters, that city's police chief said.

Thanksgiving power outages hit the Northeast

Storm-related power outages hit across the Northeast, leaving some chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight, cooking turkeys on the grill and watching Netflix on phones.