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10 Things to Know for Monday

Among 10 Things to Know: Who lays low in Alabama election run; Where sexual harassment comes with the job

The Latest: Dry winds to persist in California…

Forecasters say gusty, dry Santa Ana winds will continue in Southern California for at least another day in areas where crews are battling wildfires, including one that is threatening a seaside city

Travis Manion Foundation carries on legacy of…

Veterans and survivors honored at gala

The 2020 Census Looks Like An Uphill Battle

Leaders are concerned about several challenges that could affect the accuracy of the count.

Pioneering black journalist Simeon Booker dies at age 99

Simeon Booker, a trail-blazing journalist and the first full-time African-American reporter at The Washington Post, has died at the age of 99.

A look at what didn't happen in the Alabama…

A look at what didn't happen this week in Alabama's high-profile Senate race

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Bitcoin futures rise as virtual currency hits…

Security based on volatile digital currency bitcoin to begin trading on major US exchange for 1st time

Eric Shawn reports: A U.N. visit to North Korea

Amb. John Bolton on the impact of United Nations diplomacy

California's Fires May Be 'The New Normal…

The rain that normally ends California's fire season hasn't come this year.

After allegations, Moore avoids spotlight…

Wounded by allegations of sexual misconduct with teens, Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore has largely disappeared from the traditional campaign trail in the race for U.S. Senate, relying on surrogates and social media

Sexual misconduct often part of the job in…

Court documents, interviews indicate workers in hospitality industry are routinely subjected to sexual harassment, but the behavior largely goes unchecked

Idaho man upset with court tries to crash into…

Authorities say a man upset with the court system tried to crash a car into the courthouse in downtown Boise, Idaho

Conservative students kicked out of campus coffee…

Fordham University students were wearing 'Make America Great Again' hats.

The Official Number Of Puerto Rico Hurricane…

Several reports put the official number of deaths from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico at over 1,000. But the official death toll is much lower.

More private university chiefs top $2M as pay keeps climbing

Study finds presidents of America's private universities saw their pay increase by 9 percent in 2015; topping the list was Wake Forest University's Nathan Hatch, at $4 million

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Driver rescued from car quickly sinking into icy…

A driver whose car plunged into an icy Massachusetts pond has been rescued from the frigid water

The Latest: 'Very abnormal' December snowfall in…

No records were broken, but the National Weather Service says the heavy snow storms came earlier than expected in Georgia

High school conservatives sue district over…

'Fox & Friends': Students are suing over the response to a Veterans Day anthem protest.

Oil Embargo On North Korea Could Lead To Famine…

Experts warn an oil embargo could have a dire impact on the country's 25 million people.

Athletes, entertainers rush to support bullied Tennessee boy

A Tennessee woman's video of her son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers.

The Fingerling Is This Year's Must-Have Toy

The hottest toy this holiday season might just be a five-inch robotic monkey that grabs onto your fingers, passes gas, and sings a tune. The Fingerling is this year's Beanie Baby or Cabbage Patch Doll. The $15 creature that blinks and snores is coveted by millions of kids, and their...

Nikki Haley: Trump's Accusers 'Should Be Heard'

President Trump's ambassador to the United Nations believes the women who have accused the president of sexual misconduct "should be heard." Appearing on Face the Nation Sunday, Nikki Haley said she is "incredibly proud" of the women who have come forward over the last months with allegations of sexual harassment...

Military family surprised with home Christmas…

Decorated Family Program by Christmas Décor is thanking our country's soldiers and their families.

Why Airlines Can Keep Hiding Baggage Prices From…

The Department of Transportation ditched two proposals aimed at making airlines more transparent.

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Commentator behind 'It's OK To Be White' speech due in court

Conservative commentator who grabbed woman after she took copy of his 'It's OK To Be White' speech is set to make his 1st court appearance

Racial dispute at beloved bakery roils liberal…

Liberal Midwestern town is torn between namesake Oberlin College and beloved bakery accused of racism

One Way to Get Rid of Bedbugs: Burn the House Down

You might want to do anything to get rid of bedbugs, but adding fire to the mix didn't end well for one Cincinnati woman trying to rid her apartment of the tiny creeps. As the AP reports, she accidentally started a house fire while trying to kill bedbugs with rubbing...