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Small Business Saturday Highlights Local Businesses

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Undated) -- America's small business owners are hoping to cash in on some of the high-powered shopping that starts on Black Friday and runs through Cyber Monday. The fifth annual Small Business Saturday is designed to encourage people to shop in locally-owned businesses. Nearly 70-million shoppers spent five and-a-half billion dollars in small, independent stores…

Winter Storm Will Blast The Northeast Wednesday

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Undated) -- If you live in the Northeast and haven't left for your Thanksgiving trip yet, you may want to wait until Thursday. Another early winter storm is on the way, and could dump as much as a foot of snow on the region. Forecasters are advising motorists to avoid traveling on Wednesday from the…

Winter Storm Will Blast The Northeast Today

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Undated) -- If you live in the Northeast and haven't left for your Thanksgiving trip yet, you may want to wait until Thursday. Another early winter storm is on the way, and could dump as much as a foot of snow on the region. Forecasters are advising motorists to avoid traveling today from the mid-Atlantic to…

Two Minnesota Men Charged With Aiding ISIS

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Mineapolis, MN) -- Two Somali-Americans face terrorism charges for allegedly planning to travel from their homes in Minnesota to join ISIS. Prosecutors are charging the two men, age 18 and 20, with conspiring to support the Islamic State. One of the men remains at large and is thought to be in Syria. U.S. Attorney Andrew…

Ferguson Protests Mostly Peaceful

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Ferguson, MO) -- Authorities in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson are keeping demonstrations mostly peaceful as people take to the streets for a second night to protest the police killing of an unarmed black teenager. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says officers did respond to reports of broken windows Tuesday, and also…