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Archive for November 24th, 2012

  • After ‘Psycho,’ a shower of violence in movies

    November 24, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this 1960 file photo, actress Janet Leigh appears as Marion Crane in the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 classic thriller “Psycho.” Hitchcock’s “Psycho” is a film that 52 years after its shocking premiere still...

  • Camacho’s mother says life support will end

    November 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This Sept. 13, 1997 file photo shows Hector Camacho, left, of Puerto Rico, and Oscar De La Hoya of Los Angeles exchanging blows in the first round of their WBC welterweight championship in Las Vegas. Police in the Puerto Rican city of Bayamon say...

  • Black Friday creeps into Thanksgiving permanently?

    November 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Shoppers explore the Flatirons Crossing Mall, in Broomfield, Colo., Friday Nov. 23, 2012. Black Friday, the day when retailers traditionally turn a profit for the year, got a jump start this year as many stores opened just as families were finishing up...

  • DC on pace for fewer than 100 homicides in 2012

    November 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This photo taken Nov. 20, 2012 shows Ismail Watkins listening during a group support session for gunshot survivors, in Washington. Washington’s murder rate was approaching nearly 500 slayings a year in the early 1990s, the annual rate has gradually...

  • Gaza crowds surge at Israel border fence, 1 dead

    November 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Hamas supporters wave the movement’s flags and hold up Qurans during a pro-Hamas rally in the West Bank city of Hebron, Friday , Nov 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli troops fired on Gazans surging toward...

  • Powerball jackpot builds to $325M for Saturday

    November 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    People wait in line to purchase lottery on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 in New York. The jackpot for Powerball’s weekend drawing has climbed to $325 million, the fourth-largest in the game’s history. Powerball organizers say this is the first run-up to a...

  • Clashes in Egypt after president expands powers

    November 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Protesters storm an office of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood Freedom and Justice party and set fires in the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, Egypt, Friday, Nov. 23, 2012. State TV says Morsi opponents also set fire to his...