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Business: Where will Amazon delivery drones land?

Source: The Wall Street Journal

Assuming drone developers overcome the plethora of challenges in the way of package delivery, from regulators to battery life, another question...

Nation: Mayor of Juneau, Alaska, found dead; police address rumors

Source: CNN

(CNN)Just weeks after he took office, the mayor of Alaska's capital has been found dead, prompting a flurry of rumors that he was assaulted.

World: Faulty part called 'major factor' in AirAsia crash

Source: BBC News

Faulty equipment was a "major factor" in the AirAsia plane crash last December that killed all 162 people on board, Indonesian officials say.

Out of the ordinary: Santa obliges dad of sleeping boy with snoozing photo

Source: The Associated Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — When Donnie Walters took son Zeke to have his picture taken with Santa Claus, the 6-month-old boy couldn't stay awake...

Business: Regulators reportedly set to stop merger of Staples, Office Depot

Source: MSN Money

U.S. regulators are poised to block the proposed merger of Office Depot and Staples unless the companies deliver concessions amid concerns of their...

Nation: Fed officially ends too-big-to-fail lending

Source: USA Today

The Federal Reserve on Monday adopted a rule prohibiting it from extending emergency loans to failing companies, formalizing a policy that was...

World: Hamburg says 'No' to hosting 2024 Olympic games

Source: BBC News

Hamburg was one of five cities left in the running, alongside Rome, Paris, Budapest and Los Angeles.

Out of the ordinary: Intruder dies in California chimney after homeowner lights fire

Source: Reuters

(Reuters) - A suspected burglar who attempted to enter a California home through the chimney died on Saturday after the homeowner lit a fire without...

Business: Turing cuts hospital price for drug it hiked 5,000 percent

CNN Money

Turing Pharmaceuticals said it will offer hospitals Daraprim at up to 50 percent off the list price. It said hospitals are the first to use Daraprim...

Nation: State Department terror warning casts shadow over Thanksgiving travel

Source: USA Today

DENVER — Americans taking to the air and roads for Thanksgiving will battle both the crush of fellow travelers and security hassles brought on...

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