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Unsettled weather in the Northeast, then an arctic blast for Thanksgiving

Unsettled weather in the Northeast, then an arctic blast for Thanksgiving

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Unsettled weather, meaning conditions that could produce precipitation, will greet many folks Monday morning from Wisconsin all the way to Maine.

Two low-pressure systems should deliver light snow or rain showers from the Great Lakes into the Northeast through Tuesday morning.

Upstate New York and Maine may see a quick blast of snow Tuesday morning as well, with some parts s...

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Groom describes difficulty of losing friends during Costa Rica rafting accident

Groom describes difficulty of losing friends during Costa Rica rafting accident

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Members of a bachelor party, which turned tragic after a whitewater-rafting accident in Costa Rica killed several attendees, described to ABC News how difficult it was to inform their families.

Luis Beltran, the groom, and 13 of his friends and family were on a rafting tour on Oct. 20 when all three rafts they were occupying capsized, killing Beltrans brother, Ser...

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Kansas governor demands county commissioner resign over 'master race' comment to black consultant

Kansas governor demands county commissioner resign over 'master race' comment to black consultant

Leavenworth County Board of County Commissioners (NEW YORK) -- The governor of Kansas is demanding the resignation of a white county commissioner who claimed he was "part of the master race" when talking to an African-American consultant during a public meeting last week.

Gov. Jeff Colyer is asking Louis Klemp, chairman of the Leavenworth County Board of Commissioners, to step down following h...

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Target, Macy's and Old Navy among stores open on Thanksgiving, Black Friday

Target, Macy's and Old Navy among stores open on Thanksgiving, Black Friday

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- If youre more committed to stuffing your shopping bag than your face, then check out all the stores open on Thanksgiving and Black Friday below.

Turkey day hours can get confusing with special doorbuster deals bleeding into Black Friday, so make sure to check your stores location to see if it will remain open between the two days.

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Mark Zuckerberg, Nancy Pelosi latest to be mocked by 'SNL'

Mark Zuckerberg, Nancy Pelosi latest to be mocked by 'SNL'

NBC/Will Heath(NEW YORK) -- The lastSaturday Night Liveepisode before Thanksgiving saw the return ofKate McKinnonsLaura Ingraham-- and a number of other targets to be mocked:Jeanine Pirro,Nancy PelosiandMark Zuckerberg.

In the showscold open, a spoofof FoxsThe Ingraham Angle, McKinnons Ingraham opened with her "facts," including "Hispanics all voted twice" and "Latinos can have b...

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Type 1 Diabetes: The daily struggles of dealing with the invisible, incurable disease

Type 1 Diabetes: The daily struggles of dealing with the invisible, incurable disease

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- November is National Diabetes Month, but for the more than a million children and adults in the U.S. living with Type 1 diabetes, every day and night is a constant reminder of a physically and emotionally tedious disorder that requires constant monitoring.

"I wear an insulin pump, a continuous glucose monitor, do several finger-sticks a day, count carbohydrates," s...

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Former Lawmaker Begins Fraud Sentence

A once-influential Rhode Island lawmaker is beginning nine-months of home confinement after pleading no contest to perjury charges. Former state Rep. John Carnevale was placed in handcuffs followin...

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More West Nile Found In RI

Environmental officials say three mosquito samples in Rhode Island have tested positive for West Nile virus. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management said Wednesday that the positive...

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New Electric RIPTA Bus Fleet Gets Federal Funding

Senator Jack Reed is announcing that Rhode Island is receiving a federal grant to help pay for new Rhode Island Public Transit Authority buses.  RIPTA will get one-and-a-half-million-dollars f...

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New Bio-Medical Office To Be Built In Warwick

Details regarding a new bio-medical center in Warwick are being shared.  Warwick Mayor Joseph Solomon and property developer the Carpionato Group announced the plan for the 100-thousand-square...

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