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Vernita Gray and Patricia Ewert are getting married this week in Illinois, seven months before the new marriage law goes into effect, the Chicago Tribune reports. Ewert, 65, and Gray, 64, filed a lawsuit on Nov. 22 for the right to marry immediately due to Gray's terminal cancer, according to their attorneys. Show More Summary
Water is precious, especially for a vintner. Making a gallon of wine requires anywhere from a few dozen to a few hundred gallons of water.The Clois du Bois winery in Sonoma County, Calif., spends hundreds of thousands of dollars each year just powering the pumps that clean its waste water. Show More Summary
The U.S. flew two B-52 bombers over disputed territory in the East China Sea, rejecting an air defense restriction from China for islands that are also claimed by Japan. China is boosting its naval presence in the western Pacific just as tensions are rising over the disputed island chain in the East China Sea. Show More Summary
Comet ISON photographed via a telescope on November 8, 2013. Photo by Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona While Americans cook their Thanksgiving turkeys on Thursday, a tiny comet called ISON will pass 730,000 miles above the surface of the sun and endure its own roasting. Show More Summary
When it comes to what holiday meal is the best of the year, there's no contest! 65 percent of Americans agree that Thanksgiving has the best food, according to a recent poll. While respondents have strong traditional ideas about the foods and activities associated with the holiday, they were a little more divided on other, more hot-button issues. Show More Summary
Video by HealthCare.gov CHICAGO -- President Barack Obama's administration is delaying yet another aspect of the health care law. An online health insurance marketplace for small businesses is being put off until November 2014 to make...Show More Summary
A 29-year-old U.S. citizen has been held in a maximum-security prison in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, since this summer for uploading a mock documentary to YouTube, reports the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Shezanne Cassim was detained...Show More Summary
The PBS NewsHour will live stream the presidential turkey pardon at 1:20 p.m. EST. The strange tradition behind presidential turkey pardons has hit the Web this year. Online voters will be able to determine if the odds are in forever...Show More Summary
Mais uma imagem que chega da tragédia no itaquerão. pic.twitter.com/Ze6DBjK23L-- FutebolnoPonto (@Futebolnoponto) November 27, 2013 SAO PAULO -- A crane collapsed onto the Itaquereao Stadium in Brazil on Wednesday, killing three people,...Show More Summary
BREAKING: Italy Senate expels 3-time ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi after tax fraud conviction-- The Associated Press (@AP) November 27, 2013 ROME -- The Italian Senate voted Wednesday to expel ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi from Parliament...Show More Summary
Is there a bubble boosting the market? Wall Street money manager Doug Dachille, who appeared in our Making Sense segment on the stock market last week (above), thinks so. He points to one existing bubble -- albeit still small -- that has a lot in common with the recent housing bubble and could be a sign of bigger things to come.
A ballot initiative to increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour in SeaTac, Wash., has won -- three weeks after Election Day. King County election officials certified the 77 vote margin of victory Tuesday. The Proposition also grantsShow More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Some immigrants who have stayed in the United States longer than they were allowed can soon apply to keep living in the U.S. under another immigration policy change quietly authorized by the Obama administration. According to a Nov. Show More Summary
RT nhsathletics: FINAL at Masuk: Newtown (11-0) 42, Masuk (7-4) 7. Happy Thanksgiving!-- Newtown High School (@NHS_TWEETS) November 27, 2013 The Newtown High School football team finished its season undefeated Tuesday night, the same week the Connecticut State's Attorney released a report about the Dec. Show More Summary
Good morning. Here are some of the top stories we're watching today: Winter storm threatens Thanksgiving travel Responsible for at least 11 deaths, winter storm Boreas barreled into the mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday, threatening holiday travel plans as 43 million Americans take to the roads and skies. Show More Summary
A page from Superman's Mission for President Kennedy includes the note: "The original artwork for this story will be donated to the John F. Kennedy Memorial Library..." Comic book artist Al Plastino, who drew Superman for years and co-created DC Comics characters Supergirl and the Legion of Superheroes, died Monday at the age of 91 from prostate cancer.
FBI agent missing in Iran becomes longest-held hostage in US history http://t.co/yDIUtb8Yaw via @YahooNews-- Agence France-Presse (@AFP) November 26, 2013
Miguel Villagran/Getty Images Xbox users who upload messages with excessive profane language could be banned from Xbox live, TechCrunch reports.
Political ads filled the airwaves in Iowa during the caucuses in 2012.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The political organizations at the center of the Internal Revenue Service scandal last year are receiving some potential clarifications today. The I.R.S. Show More Summary
CHICAGO -- Add one more delay to the list for the rollout of President Barack Obama's health care law. This time, it's a postponement of the launch of online enrollment tools in Spanish. The Spanish version of HealthCare.gov now provides basic information, but still doesn't allow users to apply for insurance coverage online. Show More Summary