Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Friday:
- TODAY’S WEATHER:
Black Friday shoppers who get an early start get the best deals and the best weather. Cold front brings rain chance around noon
Need more details? Here’s the full weather forecast.
- TODAY’S HOROSCOPE:
Today, Mars and Uranus form a tense aspect. Fasten your seat belt – communications will be nothing short of blunt. Tonight, the Moon aspects Jupiter and then goes void-of-course. Once again eyes meet, hearts pound, and the ship (in the night) sails by, but the trip is nice while it lasts.
What’s your sign? See today’s horoscope specific to you.
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- WHY BLACK FRIDAY IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER
- WHO THE U.S. IS COUNTING ON TO KEEP THE PEACE IN GAZA
- ANOTHER BIG ADVANCE FOR SYRIAN REBELS
- 100 CARS AND TRUCKS IN TEXAS HOLIDAY PILEUP
- DEAR AMERICA: IT ONLY SEEMS LIKE YOU’RE GETTING MORE CATALOGS
- MEXICO WANTS TO BOOT THE U AND THE S
- WHERE CHRIS BROWN WON’T BE APPEARING
- HOW AN EXTINCT SPECIES COULD LIVE AGAIN
- COACH’S GOOF IS A DOOZY FOR THE LIONS
- NOTRE DAME AIMS FOR FOOTBALL PERFECTION
Americans’ growing comfort with online shopping puts more pressure on brick-and-mortar stores, which depend so heavily on the holiday season.
Egypt’s President Morsi emerges from his first major international crisis with enhanced prestige after mediating between sworn enemies Israel and Hamas.
They strengthen their hold on an oil-rich province, activists say, capturing a base seen as a bastion for Assad loyalists.
Big crash in extremely dense fog near Beaumont sends dozens to hospitals.
The flow to U.S. mailboxes has dipped big time because of a postage increase, the weak economy and online purchases.
Its formal name is “The United Mexican States” and President Felipe Calderon wants to make it simply “Mexico.”
Organizers say the American star cancels a Guyana concert after protests over his 2009 beating of Barbadian superstar Rihanna.
Scientists say it’s possible to resurrect the subspecies that disappeared when Lonesome George died in the Galapagos Islands by cross-breeding with 17 other tortoises that have similar genetic material.
The Texans win after a mistake by Detroit’s Jim Schwartz, who broke the rules by challenging a scoring play.
The undefeated Irish carry national championship dreams to Los Angeles for Saturday’s matchup against USC.
The Associated Press and Horoscope.com contributed to this report.
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