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National

California Bans Insurers From Pulling Policies In Hard Hit Fire Areas

“I have heard the same story again and again. People getting dropped by their insurance after decades.”

Pastor Craig Groeschel

Good News

‘Leading From The Middle’ – Leadership Video With Pastor Craig Groeschel

Are you looking for opportunities to influence your organization even when you’re not in charge?

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Health

Study - Permanent Hair Dye, Hair Straighteners Increased Breast Cancer Risk

Although the numbers seem alarming, researchers said the study does not mean the products should be banned

Photo Credit: NIEHS

Manny Ramirez

Sports

MLB Great Manny Ramirez Apologizes For Career Missteps, Reveals He's In Seminary

"What I'm doing now, I preach. That's what I do. Go into hospitals just to preach and teach people the Bible."

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Money

Warning About Uptick In Donation Bin Scams

Improperly made bins, some with hand-sprayed lettering are illegally collecting items and selling them for profit

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Fun/Unusual

For One Day, World Of Coca-Cola Is Offering Free Admission To Guests

May 8, 2019 is free admission day to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of being a publicly-traded company.

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Sports

Reds, Moustakas complete $64 million, 4-year deal

It's the biggest free agent deal in franchise history

Photo Credit: AP/Aaron Gash

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

World

Iran Accused Of Taking The Lives Of 1,000+ Of Its Own Citizens (strong content)

7,000 protesters said to be imprisoned

Photo Credit: Iranian Presidency Office via AP

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Family/Home

Christmas Shipping Deadlines 2019: The Last Day To Send Gifts With FedEx, UPS And USPS

If you want your Christmas gifts to arrive on time, here's what you need to know

Photo Credit: AP/David J. Phillip

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Money

Treasury Sanctions 'Evil Corp,' Russia-Based Cybercriminal Group Behind Dridex Malware

This malicious software has caused millions of dollars of damage to U.S. and international financial institutions and their customers.

Photo Credit: U.S. Treasury Department

Pastor

Positive People

Pastors Really Need Appreciation, Here’s How

BlessYourPastor.org suggests 50 ways to, well, bless your pastor.

Photo Credit: Tye Doring/Unsplash

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Fun/Unusual

Miami Beach Unveils Traffic Sculpture Made Of Sand

The installation is meant to suggest a future relic, like a contemporary Pompeii

Photo Credit: AP/Lynne Sladky

Nancy Pelosi

National

Speaker Pelosi OKs Drafting Impeachment Articles Against President Trump

Pelosi said, “The president leaves us no choice but to act.”

Photo Credit: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

French Protesters

World

France Shuts Down: Mass Strike Hits Trains, Eiffel Tower

Thousands protest in Paris as unions launch open-ended, nationwide strikes over the government’s plan to overhaul the retirement system

Photo Credit: AP/David Vincent

Healing PTSD stamp

National

Postal Service issues ‘Healing PTSD’ Stamp To Raise Funds For Veterans

“The Postal Service is honored to issue this semipostal stamp as a powerful symbol of the healing process, growth and hope for tens of millions of Americans who experience PTSD."

Photo Credit: US Postal Service

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

National

House Speaker Pelosi OKs Drafting Of Impeachment Articles Against President

Pelosi disturbed by reporter's question and says, “Don’t mess with me when it comes to words like that.”

Photo Credit: AP/Carlos Osorio