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7,000 strangers wish vet happy 100th birthday

The goal was the best birthday ever: help a veteran celebrate his 100th year. The result was nothing short of spectacular. A simple request from a friend led to thousands of gifts from strangers.

Small businesses step up to help flood victims

Several small business owners in and around Shreveport, Louisiana, are stepping up and volunteering their resources to help flood victims there.

Wyoming business helps care for orphaned baby alpaca

A business in Evansville, WY, made a special exception when an employee had a four legged newborn with no mother to care for it.

Lamborghini announces SUV for 2018

Lamborghini has announced it will bring an SUV to market in 2018.

Apple tops Google as world’s most valuable brand

Apple has surpassed Google to become the most valuable brand in the world.

NSFW, photo bomb now in dictionary

"Photo bomb" and "NSFW" are phrases and acronyms you probably thought were just slang.

Man finds message in bottle from 1994 in western Michigan

It isn't quite a message in a bottle, but an Ohio man says he found a 21-year-old message secreted in a camera film case that had traveled some 40 miles down the Grand River in western Michigan.

Man drives truck through own house on purpose

John Paul Jones Jr. said he was angry and fed up, so he started up his pickup truck in the backyard and drove to the front yard by way of the living room.

Dog ‘sings’ for fallen canine heroes

There's one dog raising her voice to honor the canines who have served alongside the men and women of our country.

Dairy Queen removing sugary drinks from kids’ menu

Dairy Queen is the latest chain removing sugary drinks from its kids' menu.

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Dueling protests in Raleigh shut down streets by executive mansion

ReOpen NC and some Trump supporters were on one side of Jones Street. Biden supporters and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement were on the opposite side.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, in-person traffic at U.S. retail stores dropped 52%, according to Sensormatic.

1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

Authorities responded to 7th Lounge just before 1 a.m. Officials say they found several victims.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

Jennings begins taping next week and his first episodes will air on the week of Jan. 11.