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The National Dog Show winner looks like an adorable little Chewbacca

1 hour 56 min ago
Newton, the Brussels Griffon, was crowned "Best in Show" at the National Dog Show
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Kids holiday movies offer a generous helping of entertainment

3 hours 19 min ago
We've picked five that include humor, history and fantasy. Most are new or re-imagined stories.
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How to explain to a child when you can't (or don't want to) buy something

3 hours 41 min ago
With holiday shopping in full swing, parents are getting on-the-fly - and often pie-in-the-sky - wish lists from their children. No matter what the hot item is this season it will fly off the shelves and be resold for an…
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Pope's place as refugee champion tested in Myanmar

4 hours 30 min ago
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis heads to Myanmar and Bangladesh with the international community excoriating Myanmar's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims as "ethnic cleansing" but his own church resisting the label and defending Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi…
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The Latest: Macy's says it's fixed gift, credit card issue

6 hours 30 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local):
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Family vegetable farm dating to 1800s in Bellefontaine Neighbors falls to plow

6 hours 41 min ago
Once a mainstay in North County, family had sold produce since 1890.
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Even in the Amazon era, Black Friday shows stores are alive

7 hours 43 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of shopping by phone on Amazon.
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Bundle up, St. Louis: Cool ways to spend the cold days

8 hours 11 min ago
From stargazing to wreath-laying to holiday parade-watching, we have several suggestions for enjoying the outdoors.
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Recalls this week: Ikea chests and dressers, carabiners

9 hours 6 min ago
Ikea is relaunching a recall of 17.3 million chests and dressers, which are prone to tipping if not properly anchored. Other recalled consumer products include carabiners used for linking harnesses and ropes when rock climbing.
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Macy's irks shoppers with credit-card processing glitch

9 hours 21 min ago
Macy's is struggling to process credit cards in its stores, a painful setback as the retailer kicks off the holiday season.
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Welcome the new year with a special sparkling cocktail

9 hours 43 min ago
Everyone knows the lyrics to "Auld Lang Syne." At least, everyone knows the last three words to "Auld Lang Syne," or at least the general sound they should make coming out of your mouth.
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The world appears to be running out of coconuts

10 hours 16 min ago
Coconuts are now used in about one in every 20 products.
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Shoppers head out to St. Louis area malls, stores for Black Friday deals

10 hours 41 min ago
Discounts and freebies get hundreds of people to wake up at an ungodly hour.
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Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

11 hours 16 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A high school dropout, Nicole Dickey adds fractions in math class at a charter school for adults, hoping to earn her high school credentials and find a good paying office job.
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Boom! Luxury converted nuclear missile silo lists on Airbnb

11 hours 34 min ago
ESKRIDGE, Kan. (AP) — A Cold War-era missile silo in rural northeast Kansas that housed a nuclear warhead 65 years ago and was later converted into an underground mansion is now finding a new lease on life as an Airbnb…
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As airline revenue from extra fees increases, so does consumer ire

12 hours 58 min ago
A recent U.S. Government Accountability Office report revealed that domestic air carriers collected $7.1 billion in revenue from checked-bag and changed-reservations fees last year. The extra charges are helping the industry earn record profits.
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#stlstuff: More than 100 years later, family proud of Olympic medal won here

13 hours 40 min ago
Gus Tiefenthaler, 18 years old and 105 pounds, won a bronze medal for freestyle wrestling. His grandsons cherish the medal.
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16 hours 11 min ago
Kay and Pierre Tung of St. Louis announce the engagement of their son, Sam Tung, to Stephanie Steele, daughter of Dorita and Mark Steele of Phoenix, Ariz. The bride-to-be earned a bachelor of science degree from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.…
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16 hours 11 min ago
Robert and Karen Zimmer of south St. Louis County announce the engagement of their daughter, Anastasia Zimmer, to Trevor Warner, son of James Warner and Jennifer Harley. Both the bride-to-be and her fiance graduated from Illinois College, Jacksonville. She received…
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Quick and easy casseroles to make with Thanksgiving leftovers

16 hours 11 min ago
If you just finished celebrating a gut-busting Thanksgiving with friends and family, you’re probably staring at a refrigerator full of leftovers, picturing a week of turkey sandwiches in your future. These easy casseroles are a much more interesting way to…
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