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Black Friday's biggest deals and savings

Concerned about Black Friday shopping? Customers figuring out what gifts to buy friends and family can already start taking advantage of holiday deals. Thanksgiving is on Nov. 23 — but retailers have already started offering Black Friday deals to customers.  The National Retail Federation said last Tuesday that 164 million people “are planning to shop or considering shopping during Thanksgiving weekend.” ...

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Woman catches record-breaking fish in Colorado on her vacation

Lindsay Regali, of Charlottesville, Va., caught a record-breaking arctic char in Colorado in early November.  (Colorado Parks and Wildlife) A Virginia woman enjoying a chilly day out fishing on her vacation in Colorado unexpectedly reeled in a record-breaking arctic char, officials said on Friday. Dr. Lindsay Regali, of Charlottesvile, was fishing at Dillon Reservoir with her husband, Luke, on Nov. ...

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The difference between vegan and cruelty-free cosmetics

Do you know the difference between these trends?  (iStock) From mermaid eyes to Rapunzel-length locks, many beauty trends have come and gone in 2017. One craze that seems to bear more staying power, however, is the natural-focused movement in the cosmetics world. Further, the movement has scientific clout – a recent study from UC Berkeley and Clinica de Salud del Valle ...

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Child allegedly destroys $1,300 of Sephora makeup, uses it as 'finger paint'

Critics are divided as to whether one makeup artist’s message was too harsh or spot on.  (iStock) Beauty aficionados know all too well just how pricey quality makeup can be, which makes one Georgia woman’s discovery at a Sephora store all the more painful. On Nov. 11, Sephora makeup artist Brittany Nelson stumbled upon a pitifully wrecked tester palette containing ...

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Black Friday's biggest deals and savings

Black Friday deals have already been announced by Amazon, Best Buy, Dell, Kohl’s, Target and Walmart.  (REUTERS/David McNew ) Concerned about Black Friday shopping? Customers figuring out what gifts to buy friends and family can already start taking advantage of holiday deals. Thanksgiving is on Nov. 23 — but retailers have already started offering Black Friday offers to customers.  The ...

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Chronic wasting disease threatens deer population, hunting season

Chronic wasting disease has the potential to decimate populations, and it’s spreading across the United States.  (iStock) Deer hunting season is here and it’s off to a shaky start. Chronic wasting disease (CWD) has been found in a number of does and deer in at least three different states – Wyoming, Montana and Michigan. The disease, which is caused by ...

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Black Friday's biggest deals and savings

Black Friday deals have already been announced by Amazon, Best Buy, Dell, Kohl’s, Target and Walmart.  (REUTERS/David McNew ) Concerned about Black Friday shopping? Customers figuring out what gifts to buy friends and family can already start taking advantage of holiday deals. Thanksgiving is on Nov. 23 — but retailers have already started offering Black Friday offers to customers.  Read ...

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