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Ex-Dallas Cowboy Player Reveals He's Gay, Engaged

(CNN) - A former NFL linebacker has come out as gay and announced he is getting married. Jeff Rohrer played for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1980s. Outsports and the New York Times report Rohrer is set to marry…

Study: Facial Hair Makes Men More Attractive to Women

(CNN) - Men listen up, your "no shave" November beard might be something to considered year round. A new study suggests a majority of women who date men really like a guy with with facial hair, but not too…

Designer Ralph Lauren Awarded Honorary Knighthood

(CNN) - Fashion designer Ralph Lauren can add a new honor to his name knight. Wednesday,  Queen Elizabeth the second bestowed the title honorary Knight Commander of the most excellent order of the British empire on Lauren. He's the…

Mail Bomb Suspect Sayoc Trial to Begin in July

(CNN) - The trial for mail bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc is set for July 15th, 2019. The 56-year-old was arraigned in federal court in New York Thursday. Sayoc's attorney entered a not guilty plea for him. He's accused of…

11 Indicted In Journalist Khashoggi Murder

(CNN) - Saudi prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for five people allegedly involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Saudi public prosecutor's office announced a total of 11 people have been charged in connection with Khashoggi's…

Ireland Brexit Causes Worry at the Border

(CNN) - What will happen to the border with northern Ireland, once the UK leaves the European Union? The Irish Prime Minister says Brexit negotiations have undermined the Good Friday peace agreement. That agreement, signed 20 years ago, provided…

New Guidelines: All Adults Should Get Alcohol Screenings

(CNN) - New guidelines say all adults should be screened for unhealthy alcohol use. The United States Preventive Services Task Force advises primary care doctors should screen all adults, including pregnant women, for unhealthy alcohol use. For those who…

Air Travel to Hit All Time Thanksgiving High

(CNN) - Flying the friendly skies might be a little crowded for the next couple of weeks. This is expected to be the busiest Thanksgiving ever for air travel. The lobbying group, Airlines for America projects a record 30.6…

Sandra Bullock Donates 100K to Humane Society

(CNN) - The Humane Society of Ventura County says actress Sandra Bullock donated $100,000to help rescue and evacuate animals from the wildfires. The nonprofit wrote in a Facebook post that the actress and her family reached out to the…

Serena Williams Named GQ Woman of the Year

(CNN) - Tennis great Williams is adding to her accolades. She' been named GQ's woman of the year. The 37-year-old is featured on one of four covers of the December issue. She wears a black long-sleeve turtleneck leotard and…

Report: Amazon Picks NY, Virginia for HQ2

(CNN) - It appears that Amazon has finally made its decision. The Wall Street Journal reported late Monday that Amazon has picked New York's Long Island city and Arlington county's Crystal City in Virginia to split duty as its…

Petco to Stop Selling Food with Artificial Ingredients

(CNN) - PETCO is raising the bar when it comes to our pets' health. The pet store chain announced Tuesday it will stop selling pet food and treats with artificial ingredients. According to the company, that's a first for…

Federal Judge/Georgia Governor Race: Review Provisional Ballots

(CNN) - Florida isn't the only state dealing with a voting issue. Officials in Georgia have been ordered to review thousands of provisional ballots that have yet to be counted for the governor's race. Democratic candidate Stacey Abrams currently…

2018: Most People in Immigration Detention Since 2001

(CNN) - Immigration authorities have detained a record number of undocumented immigrants this past year. According to data obtained from Immigration and Customs Enforcement, it has held an average of more than 42,000 people in custody each day throughout…

Walmart's New Hiring Focus: Military Spouses

Washington, DC (WJLA) - Walmart is planning to hire more military spouses. The retailer announced a new program Monday called 'The Military Spouse Connection." It gives hiring preference to those married to active military personnel. Walmart's CEO and president…

Bruno Mars Providing 24K Thanksgiving Dinners

(CNN) - It looks Bruno Mars is not a dangerous man with some money in his pocket. He's a generous one. This Thanksgiving the singer is taking his 24-Karat Magic and sharing it. Mars is teaming up with the…

Study: Vitamin D, Fish Oil Don't Help Heart Risk, Cancer

(CNN) - If you take vitamin D or Omega three supplements to prevent heart attacks or cancer... It may not help. According to a new study, researchers followed a group of people who were randomly assigned a daily dose…

Government Updates U.S. Exercise Guidelines

(CNN) - The federal government has updated it's guidelines for physical activity for the first time in the last decade. The new recommendation? Get moving, America! That's right, the Department of Health and Human services said in a release…

Michelle Obama: Couldn't Smile At Trump Inauguration

(CNN) - Michelle Obama says she stopped trying to smile during president Trump's inauguration. ABC News reports that in her new memoir, "Becoming" the former first lady says she couldn't put on a happy face that day, because that…

Inmates Honor Slain Gwinnett Officer with Letter

Gwinnett County, GA (WGCL) - A Georgia sheriff got a letter from the most unlikely of places; the jail. 20 inmates signed a letter offering their condolences after a Gwinnett County police officer was killed in the line of…

Trump Properties Received $3M+ During Midterms

(CNN) - We're learning more about just how much political campaigns and political action committees spent at Trump-owned and branded properties this midterm election cycle. A CNN analysis of Federal Election Commission filings shows at least $3.2 million was…

Facebook Changes Policy On Sex Harassment Claims

(CNN) - Facebook has become the tech company to no longer require employees to resolve sexual harassment claims through arbitration. Facebook says it will now make arbitration a choice rather than a requirement. The company is also requiring any…

Uno/ Pinball/ Magic 8 - Inducted Into Toy Hall Of Fame

Rochester, NY (WROC) - Signs point to yes. That's the answer you'd get if you ask a magic 8-ball if 2018 is its year for getting inducted into the toy hall of fame. The psychic future telling device is…

White House Issues New Rule Limiting Asylum

(CNN) - The White House plans to put restrictions on U.S. asylum seekers. The administration said Thursday that migrants who illegally cross the southern border will not be eligible to seek asylum. President Trump previewed the possibility of this…

FDA to Launch New Restrictions on E-Cigarettes Flavors

(CNN) - New restrictions will soon be imposed on e-cigarettes. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce several changes as early as next week. Most flavored e-cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations could be banned.…

Sears/Kmart to Close 40 More Stores

(CNN) - The problems continue to mount for troubled retailers Sears and K-Mart. Sears holdings announced Thursday that 11 K-Marts and 29 Sears locations will shut their doors in February. That's in addition to the nearly 200 locations the…

171 Kids from Separated Families Still in Custody

(CNN) - New court documents filed Thursday show there are still 171 children in U.S. custody who were separated from their families at the border. In June, a federal judge ordered the government to reunite the more than 2,000…

Walmart Details Black Friday Plans

(CNN) - Thanksgiving and Black Friday are still two weeks away but Walmart is already serving up some early deals. The retailer unveiled its Black Friday ad early Thursday morning. The sale includes big discounts on televisions, laptops, toys,…

Google Changes Harassment Policies After Protest

(CNN) - Google announced changes to the way it handles sexual harassment allegations. CEO Sundar Pichai says the company will no longer force employees with sexual assault or harassment claims into arbitration. Google will also update its sexual harassment…

Chris Christie Under Consideration for Attorney General

(CNN) - President Trump is considering former New Jersey governor Chris Christie to replace Jeff Sessions as Attorney General. That's according to a source familiar with the matter. Trump fired Sessions on Wednesday without naming a replacement. Matt Whitaker…

Washington State Raises Age to Purchase Guns

(CNN) - Washington state has passed a new comprehensive gun safety law. Residents voted Tuesday to raise the purchase age from 18 to 21. Safety training will also be required for firearm purchases under the new law along with…

Nevada Eliminates 'Pink Tax' On Menstrual Products

(CNN) - Nevada will no longer add a sales and storage tax on feminine hygiene products. After Tuesday's vote, Nevada has become the 10th state to eliminate the so-called "pink tax." 56.9% of voters approved the change. Supporters argue…

El Chapo Jury Selected, Asks to Hug his Wife

(CNN) - A jury has been selected in the federal case against Joaquin Guzman, known as "El Chapo." A total of 12 jurors, a group that includes 5 men and 7 women were chosen, as well as 6 alternates.…

Motel 6 to Pay Millions for Tipping off ICE

(CNN) - Motel 6 will pay millions to settle a class action lawsuit that claimed it gave Latino guests' information to immigration and customs enforcement. The lawsuit said several guests at two Phoenix, Arizona locations were arrested, after the…

Judges Picked For AT&T/Time Warner Merger Appeal

(CNN) - A panel of three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for D.C. has been assigned to hear the justice department's appeal of the AT&T/Time Warner merger. Oral arguments will take place December 6th. The Justice Department…

UNICEF: Yemen Violence Threatens 59 Children in Hospital

(CNN) - The United Nations Children's Fund says intense fighting in Yemen's city of Hodeidah is putting children in the city's hospital at imminent risk of death. In a statement released Tuesday, UNICEF said the lives of 59 children…

Apple No Longer a Trillion Dollar Company

(CNN) - Apple had a nice ride as a trillion-dollar company, but that's over... At least for now. Apple's market cap closed below 13-digits Monday three months after it became America's first public company ever to hit the trillion…

Report: Ozone Layer Hole Will Heal Within 50 Years

(CNN) - The hole in earth's ozone layer is on track to be fully healed within 50 years. That's the prediction from climate change experts in a new United Nations report. The ozone layer is a delicate, gaseous barrier…

Pamela Anderson Slams 'Me Too' Movement

(CNN) - The "me too" movement may have swept through Hollywood, but not everyone is on board. Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson criticized the social media campaign during an interview with Australia's "60 Minutes." She called it "a bore"…

Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recalled

(CNN) - Four kinds of Duncan Hines cake mix have been recalled for possible salmonella contamination. Conagra brands voluntarily issued the recall. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the DNA fingerprint found in the cake mix sample matched…

AMC to Raise A-List Prices in Some States

(CNN) - AMC theaters is raising the price for its ticket app "Stubs A-List" in select states. AMC plans to charge $23.95 up from $19.95  to new customers in California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. In Colorado,…

Rihanna Wants Trump to Stop Her Music at Rallies

(CNN) - Add Rihanna the list of musicians who are unhappy about president Trump using their songs at his rallies. Despite the lyrics of Rihanna's hit "Don't Stop the Music," it appears she would very much like Trump to…

Southwest Adds Complimentary Entertainment, New Flights

(CNN) - Good news for your holiday travel. Southwest Airlines is adding free in-flight entertainment just in time for the holiday season. It's all part of a push to enhance customer experience. The majority of Southwest travelers can already…

Trump's Border Deployment Could Cost $200M-$300M

(CNN) - Sending troops to the U.S. Mexico border could cost between $200 and $300-million. That estimated amount comes from independent analysis and Department of Defense figures on guard deployments. President Trump deployed active duty troops in addition to…

SpaceX: Roadster-Driving Mannequin Has Passed Mars

(CNN) - SpaceX updated the status of the mannequin astronaut it launched into space earlier this year. The aerospace company says its 'starman' already passed Mars. In a tweet, SpaceX says its mannequin is headed to a "restaurant at…

80 Cases of Polio-Like Illness Confirmed

Minneapolis, MN (WCCO) - A rare but serious polio-like illness called acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, is sweeping the nation. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirm 80 cases and are investigating 219. That's eight more confirmed…

Study: Global Skin Cancer Deaths Rising for Men

(CNN) - Skin cancer deaths are rising among men, but not women. That's according to new global analysis presented Sunday at the 2018 NCRI Cancer Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. The observational study found that over the last three decades,…

FedEx Raising Shipping Rates

(CNN) - FedEx rates are going up again. The Memphis-based company announced it will raise rates in January. Prices will increase by an average of 4.9%. It matches the increase FedEx put in place at the start of this…