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November 25, 2020
Rep.-elect Lauren Boebert plans Thanksgiving 'funeral' for dead turkey in defiance of Colorado guidelines

close Video Incoming Colorado Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, an anti-big government Republican who previously defied local shutdown orders, said she's finding a creative way to bypass Colorado's Thanksgiving gathering restrictions by having a "funeral" for a dead turkey. Boebert, who has railed against coronavirus lockdown rules, called out Colorado's limits on personal gatherings to 10 people […]

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November 25, 2020
Texas State University football player shot dead in drug deal gone bad

A football player at Texas State University was shot dead in a drug deal gone bad, police said Wednesday. Khambrail Winters, a 20-year-old defensive back for the Texas State Bobcats, was found with a gunshot wound to the chest at an apartment complex in San Marcos Tuesday at around 9:15 p.m., police said in a […]

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November 25, 2020
Oregon governor urges residents to 'uninvite' family for Thanksgiving

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is calling on residents in the state to 'uninvite' their loved ones from gatherings over the Thanksgiving holiday. "This is hard, but making difficult sacrifices now will save lives," Brown tweeted. "This Thanksgiving, keep it small. Uninvite them." Along with the message was a 30-second video suggesting who people should uninvite, […]

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November 25, 2020
A Poem of Gratitude From Georgia

'What Are You Grateful For?' Our daughter, seven, labeled her thanks last year -- My Family, Kittens, Reading, School, and Friends -- on a silly-eyed construction-paper bird she carried home, secure in every word and the sturdiness of the world. It's still here on our fridge, one grateful-for per yellow feather. Now eight, locked down, […]

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November 25, 2020
Trump Pardons Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON -- President Trump pardoned on Wednesday his former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn, who had twice pleaded guilty to lying to the F.B.I. about his conversations with a Russian diplomat and whose prosecution Attorney General William P. Barr tried to shut down. "It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. […]

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November 25, 2020
A Poem of Gratitude From Missouri

Last Scraps of Color in Missouri Today I passed a standof trees: tall, closely packed,bare and almost blackfrom rain. But underneath,I saw smaller trees, justgetting started on their slowsnatch-and-grab of sky,and I saw these were goldenstill, and they glowedlike campfires in the dark. Lately I'd been wantinga little light -- and there it was,and all […]

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