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  1. Drone for the holidays? - Friday, 26 December 2014 15:57Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    It makes a delightful Christmas gift; one that takes you back to your childhood, but maybe you don't quite know how to handle it.


  2. Act before Dec. 31 to avoid penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Times

    It's almost the end of the year, and yet, incredibly, thousands of people have not withdrawn their 2014 required minimum distributions from their IRAs . These individuals are facing the steepest IRS penalty there is -- a 50 percent excise tax.


  3. Greenwich boom time as house prices in London borough rocket by 24.6% in a yearRead the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    But it was a different tale in many parts of the north where some properties actually DECREASED in value in the last 12 months Property prices in Greenwich have rocketed by almost a quarter in the past year - the biggest increase in the UK. The area, in South East London - which hosted Olympic events and became a royal borough in 2012 - topped a list of the nation's fastest risers, with houses up 24.6% year on year, to an average of A 328,044 now.


  4. Old Heffer's Almanac 2015: Russell Brand humiliated. Germany quits...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Sometimes the best gifts come in the lamest packages': Moment an app developer hands his parents a slightly dog-eared note telling them he had paid off their mortgage for Christmas EXCLUSIVE: Robert Kennedy Jr. will admit to an affair with a socialite - but will say it only happened AFTER she filed for divorce, her lawyers state Life before Google: Librarians used to answer thousands of questions from the curious public from 'can mice throw up' to 'I met a fellow worth $27m - how can i find him again'? Tycoon boyfriend of US reality TV star had walked out of a mental hospital on the day he died: Doctors face inquiry after Scot Young managed to leave three days after admitting himself Heartbroken family of slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos arrive at his wake as 25,000 cops are expected to attend Cops' fury after Eric Garner's daughter tweets address of another officer at the scene of her ... (more)


  5. In 2014, US economy began shaky, finished strongRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    More than five years removed from the Great Recession, worries had taken hold at the start of the year that perhaps the world's largest economy had slid into a semi-permanent funk. But consumers, businesses and investors, after enduring a brutal winter, showed renewed vigor as the year wore on and set the United States apart from much of the world.


  6. Blue Cross breach after records tossedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Independence Blue Cross on Friday disclosed a data breach affecting 12,500 of its more than 2.5 million members. Unlike most high-profile cases of personal data loss, such as the one at Target stores last year affecting 70 million people, the IBC case did not involve computers.


  7. China's Migrant Workers in Pension StruggleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    SHENZHEN, China-In a gritty industrial park here, 59-year-old Zhou Shoufang is leading hundreds of co-workers in a fight for pension benefits at a toy factory.


  8. Gibson family gets home for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This Week Community News

    There were lights framing the roof of the new ranch house, as well as wreaths and porch columns wrapped in greenery and red ribbons. There were small American flags lining the sidewalks and a flagpole from which retired Army Staff Sgt.


  9. Officials think talk of a tight credita holds back some home salesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    While home sales in the Wichita area continue to be moving up, the growth isn't as robust as in the past couple of years. Through November, data from the South Central Kansas Multiple Listing Service showed 8,422 new and existing homes were sold.


  10. TurboRoo inspires his owners to give wheels to an ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    SPEEDWAY, Ind. - TurboRoo has two legs, two wheels and more than 66,000 Instagram followers.


  11. Heads up: Your real estate sale prices will no longer be secretRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Silicon Valley real estate prices can be hush-hush. Well, things are changing, thanks to a new law that increases transparency on deal prices.


  12. Higher Dividends With Less Risk (Part 3): Global X SuperDividend U.S. ETFRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    How does the composition of DIV compare to other high-dividend low-volatility funds HDLV and SPHD, and to the popular "quality" ETF DVY? High-income strategies and funds have exploded in popularity in recent years as the low-interest rate environment has prodded yield-starved investors to seek richer, and perhaps more risky, sources of income. Earlier this month, investors who sought higher yields in junk bonds and emerging market debt experienced a mini-correction as the crash in oil prices sparked fears that energy or energy-related companies could become insolvent.


  13. "Screech" Actor Charged with Felony After Stabbing During Christmas Bar FightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KRON 4

    The actor who played the character"Screech" on the 90's TV show "Saved by the Bell" is in big trouble after allegedly stabbing someone during a Christmas day bar fight. Police say 37-year old Dustin Diamond is charged with a second-degree felony of reckless endangerment along with disorderly conduct and carrying a concealed weapon.


  14. UPDATE 1-U.S.-based stock funds attract record $36.5 bln inflows in week -LipperRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    Investors in U.S.-based funds poured $36.5 billion into stock funds in the latest weekly period, marking the biggest inflows on record as U.S. stocks surged to record highs, data from Thomson Reuters' Lipper service showed on Friday. The massive cash commitments for the week ended Dec. 24 were the biggest since Lipper's records began in 1992.


  15. Stores with best return policiesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    The parking lots at malls and other stores are packed again with people making post-Christmas returns and exchanges. At REI they have extra staff on duty to help with all the returns.


  16. California gears up for immigrant driver's licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    While tens of thousands of immigrants living in the country illegally are gearing up to apply for a long-sought driver's license in California starting Jan. 2, others are being urged to think twice. Immigrant advocates say the vast majority should be able to get licensed without trouble but they want anyone who previously obtained a driver's license under a false name or someone else's Social Security number to speak first with a lawyer, fearing a new application could trigger a fraud investigation.


  17. How strong was Santa's magic for nation's retailers?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS News

    The closely held company, which is celebrating its centennial this year, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2008 , at the height of the worst economic decline since the Great Depression. CEO Albert Boscov, the son of company founder Solomon Boscov, came out of retirement a year later and not only rescued the chain but enabled it to start growing again.


  18. Fellow officers salute NYPD cop's flag-draped casketRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    AP Photo/The Advance, Anthony DePrimo Pei Xia Chen, right, widow of slain New York City police officer Wenjian Liu, is comforted by family member Kevin Lee at the Stephen Siller Tunnels to Towers Foundation headquarters on the Staten Island borough of New York, Friday. The Tunnels to Towers Foundation announced they will raise money to pay off the home mortgages for the widows of Liu and Ramos.


  19. U.S. economy began shaky, finished strong in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    AP Photo/Richard Drew, File Specialist Jay Woods is reflected in a screen at his post that shows five years of the Dow Jones industrial average, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped above 17,000 for the first time that day.


  20. Auction notice to Rajini kinRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Chennai, Dec. 26: For the first time possibly, Rajinikanth may have been forced to try what friend Kamal Haasan is known to have tried and been lucky with. But the reigning Tamil superstar hasn't ended up as lucky.