How Victorians dressed for death
Today, mourning a death in the family often means donning the most formal black outfit in one's closet for one solemn afternoon. But 150 years ago, it was a reason to stash away one's current best and purchase a whole new grief-appropriate wardrobe.

How to cash in from cover songs
The world is full of independent music artists trying to catch their big break. In the internet age, making it big can start with covering popular songs. Smart Business meets Chris Crawford and Ryland Hayle, two young entrepreneurs who are taking the guess work out of music licensing for cover songs with their company, Loudr.

Australian cricketer fights for life
Messages of support flow for Phil Hughes after a blow to the head.

'Burn this b---- down!' Michael Brown's stepfather criticized for reaction to grand jury decision

FergusonMichael Brown's stepfather is being criticized for inflammatory comments he made to a crowd of protesters shortly after learning of the grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of his unarmed stepson.

Cameroon army frees 16 hostages, including Polish priest
YAOUNDE (Reuters) - A Cameroonian army operation has freed 16 hostages, including Polish Catholic priest Mateusz Dziedzic, who were abducted by rebels from Central African Republic last month, Cameroon's government said on Wednesday.

AAA: Thanksgiving travel will be up - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

AAA: Thanksgiving travel will be up
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
A United Express jet sits at Friedman Memorial Airport in Hailey. AAA predicts that 3.55 million Americans will travel on commercial flights this weekend. AAA says Americans are paying the lowest gas prices since 2010. Posted: Wednesday, November 26, ...

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Flights canceled, highways clogged due to winter storm
Airlines have canceled over 200 flights and delayed more than 200 others. Most of the major airports in the Northeast are affected by a winter storm. Vicente Arenas reports from New York's LaGuardia Airport.

What it takes to get a turkey Presidential pardon
Some turkeys are having a better week than others. President Obama will continue the tradition that has been passed down in the White House since George H. W. Bush. Chip Reid reports.