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Heavy rain ongoing on Gulf Coast as storm aims for Northeast next week

Heavy rain ongoing on Gulf Coast as storm aims for Northeast next week

georgeclerk/iStockBY: REED MCDONOUGH, ABC NEWS

(NEW YORK) Heavy rain is ongoing along the northern Gulf Coast Saturday morning.

As of Friday evening, several counties reported over 2 inches of rainfall over a 24 hours period, including Polk County, Texas, that saw 3.18 inches and Wharton County, Texas, which saw 4.98 inches of rain.

The frontal boundary is expected to hover over the same area...

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Violence erupts as thousands of mourners pay respects to soccer legend Diego Maradona

Violence erupts as thousands of mourners pay respects to soccer legend Diego Maradona

Martin Zabala/Xinhua via Getty ImagesBy JOE GOLDMAN and MATT ZARRELL, ABC News

(BUENOS AIRES) -- Police shot tear gas and rubber bullets into a massive crowd that lined the streets of Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Thursday to pay their respects to soccer legend Diego Maradona, who died on Wednesday at the age of 60.

The procession line, which stretched from Constitution rail station to the governme...

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Trump-Biden transition live updates: Resolution in Pennsylvania disputes election results

Trump-Biden transition live updates: Resolution in Pennsylvania disputes election results

TriggerPhoto/iStockBY: LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, LAUREN KING, CATHERINE THORBECKE, LAUREN LANTRY, KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, AND BOBBY GEHLEN, ABC NEWS

(WASHINGTON) President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 53 days.

Top headlines:

  • Vice President-elect Harris in DC for Small Business Saturday
  • Pennsylvania House legislature introduces...
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Black Friday hits new record: Report

Black Friday hits new record: Report

kajakiki/iStockBY: ZUNAIRA ZAKI, ABC NEWS

(NEW YORK) Black Friday hit a new record with consumers spending $9.0 billion, an increase of 21.6% year over year (online sales hit $7.4 billion on Black Friday in 2019), according to Adobe Analytics data.

It was the second-largest online spending day in U.S. history, coming in behind Cyber Monday 2019. Adobe expects Cyber Monday 2020 to become the l...

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Whitney Cummings, Keke Palmer and more take a comedic look at credit card fine print in new contest

Whitney Cummings, Keke Palmer and more take a comedic look at credit card fine print in new contest

Photo Courtesy Affirm(NEW YORK) -- Comedian and producerWhitney Cummings, actressKeke Palmer, and stand-upHasan Minhajare poking fun at fine print, as part of a million dollar contest that invites consumers to, as well.

The company Affirm, which bills itself as a "transparent alternative" to the usual credit cards, is putting up a million dollars --100prizes of $10,000 each -- for people...

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Here's how long Thanksgiving leftovers last

Here's how long Thanksgiving leftovers last

JodiJacobson/iStockBy NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News

(NEW YORK) -- Before making a Pilgrim sandwich or a turkey pot pie, be sure to check guidelines for the fridge life of your favorite Thanksgiving eats.

Heres how long your leftovers will last in the fridge, freezer or both, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services:

Turkey

Lasts four days in the fridge. Four months in freezer f...

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A quiet Thanksgiving

A quiet Thanksgiving…by Michael Morse   November 25, 2020/Michael Morse   by Michael Morse, contributing writer   It’s not as if I didn&rs...

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Rhode Island News Today

(Undated)  --  Here is the latest news: Field hospitals set up to handle an overflow of patients in Rhode Island are opening soon.  The Rhode Island House is establishing a task force r...

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Your Coronavirus Update - Today Nov 24 , 2020

Your Coronavirus Update – Tues., Nov. 24, 2020   November 24, 2020/RINewsToday   Photo: Massachusetts Governor Baker launches a new public awareness campaig...

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