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Triple A predicting good year for Thanksgiving holiday travel

Triple-A is predicting a banner year for Thanksgiving holiday travel. The motor club projects more than 43-million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home for the holiday weekend which is defined as Wednesday through Sunday.

Roofs collapse in Buffalo thanks to snow; Buffalo Bills move home game to Detroit

Since this massive storm hit the Great Lakes region, it has left 12 people dead, and has dumped over seven feet of snow on western New York. 

President Obama's complete remarks to the nation on immigration

My fellow Americans, tonight, I’d like to talk with you about immigration.

Former Oregon beauty queen arrested in meth raid

A 23-year-old woman who was the 2009 winner of the Miss Teen Oregon-World competition was arrested Wednesday when Keizer police raided two addresses as part of a long-running drug investigation.

Taxi rival bills itself as 'non a-hole' Uber

Flywheel, a rival ridesharing service to Uber and Lyft , named a new CEO Thursday who is not mincing words about his most famous competitor.

No bank required: how peer-to-peer is changing the lending landscape

It's said that lending to friends is a good way to lose them, but how about lending to a complete stranger?

New Cosby accuser steps forward

Another woman has stepped forward with accusations of sexual assault aimed at Bill Cosby.

Gunman dead in FSU shooting

A gunman is dead after opening fire inside Florida State University's Strozier Library overnight. Three people were wounded in the attack before police confronted and killed the suspect.

SAFETY ALERT: Nearly 5-million baby strollers recalled after finger amputations

If you're one of the more than 4.7 million people who has a Graco stroller, you need to make sure it's not on this list of recalled strollers. Graco has received 11 reports of injuries, including:

Seahawk surprise

Finding a lost wallet is not a news story, unless Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch finds it and brings it to your house.

Holiday shopping hysteria on it's way out the door

Before you think about clearing off your Thanksgiving table early and heading to the mall, think again. You may find that holiday shopping deals are just as good -- or even better -- right now.

Obesity costs global economy $2 trillion

The obesity epidemic has grown too big to ignore.

Your smartphone is a pain in the neck

Editor's note: A version of this story first appeared in 2012 and has been updated with new information.

New report: Americans living for today, not saving for tomorrow

We all know we should be saving money, but a new survey shows it's not a top financial priority for Americans.