in Lifestyle

Experts say today is the best day to book a cheap Thanksgiving flight


Planning to fly for Turkey Day? Don't snooze ... you'll lose.

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It’s getting more expensive to use an ATM


Bank fees continue to rise, according to a new survey by

in Lifestyle

Holiday shopping forecast: Consumers fight for deals


U.S. retailers enter the holiday season vowing to control discounting that has wreaked havoc on their results in the past, but competition between stores, consumers trained to expect discounts and a still-recovering economy point to a difficult year.

in Lifestyle

35 years, 0 sick days


An Alabama police officer is retiring with an astounding work record: He's never taken a sick day in 35 years.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this October


On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!


in Sports

Eclectic mix of teams gear up for MLB postseason


From pitching powerhouses to aging warhorses, an eclectic cast of clubs are gearing up for MLB's playoff extravaganza.

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DraftKings, FanDuel defend integrity after insider bet


The two major U.S. sports fantasy companies are defending their businesses' integrity after an employee used insider information to place bets in the unregulated multi-billion-dollar industry.

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Controversial non-call denies Lions chance of first win


A controversial non-call may have cost the Detroit Lions their first win of the season following a wild finish to their 13-10 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday.

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Rio Olympics cutting costs with Brazil deep in recession


Olympic organizers, faced with the reality of a country deep in recession, say they are trimming costs to keep their budget balanced.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute


Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Tuesday, Oct. 6.


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General Mills recalls 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios


The company is recalling the original and honey nut flavored varieties.

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Obama confident Congress will approve Trans-Pacific Partnership


The U.S. is one of 12 Pacific Rim nations to reach a pact this week that would liberalize commerce, affecting the costs of products ranging from dairy to biotech drugs.

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11 dead in historic South Carolina flooding


Floodwaters from unprecedented rain have closed some 550 roads and bridges and prompted hundreds of rescues of people trapped in homes and cars.

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Yellowstone National Park sets record year with 3.8 million visitors so far


More people visited Yellowstone National Park last month than any September previously, and the park has set a new annual visitation record with nearly three months still left in the year.

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California governor signs bill legalizing physician-assisted suicide


Physician-assisted suicide will become legal in California under a bill signed into law on Monday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown, despite intense opposition from some religious and disability rights groups.


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TODAY’S MUST SEE: This ‘Star Wars’ Disney movie mashup is amazing


What happens with the trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is combined with other Disney classics? A thing of beauty.


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MOVIES: 31 days of Halloween

Shelley Duvall hides from Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining.'

Get into the Halloween spirit by watching one of these scary movies.

in Music

How does it feel … to own 20 versions of Dylan’s ‘Rolling Stone?’


This $599, 18-CD release gives new meaning to "box set."

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Former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd loses latest legal battle


The rocker has lost his appeal against his eight-month home confinement sentence.