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Berkeley raises nearly $4.5M to help 700 small businesses, tenants struggling during pandemic

2 hours ago   |   ABC

The city of Berkeley raised and distributed more than $4.43 million to help tenants, struggling businesses and non-profits during this pandemic. How did they do it?
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Academy of Art University students hold Christmas tree design competition at Ghirardelli Square

3 hours ago   |   ABC

SIGHT TO SEE! The finalists' trees will be on display in Ghirardelli Square until Dec. 31 as part of a special Christmas Tree Stroll through the square exhibit.
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Power shutoffs: Some SoCal Edison customers without electricity amid fire danger

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Thousands of Southern California Edison customers are without power Friday and more face the possibility of safety-related power shutoffs to prevent wildfires from being...
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Lego releases 9,000-piece Roman Colosseum kit for holidays, largest brick set ever made

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Will this Lego set be on your holiday wish list? The nearly $600 item sold out in a day on it's first run.
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North Philly non-profit transforms office space to help Black-owned businesses

9 hours ago   |   ABC

A non-profit in North Philadelphia transformed its office space to help Black-owned businesses who don't have their own storefronts.
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$1.3 Million Homes in Pennsylvania, Colorado and Texas

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

A 1769 townhouse in the Society Hill section of Philadelphia, an 1898 home in Denver and a 1997 postmodern house designed by Michael Graves in Austin.
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‘We Still Have A Lot Of Work To Do': Community Reflects Back On 1 Year Since Cedar-Riverside High Rise Fire

10 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Friday marks one year since five people died in a high rise apartment fire in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. The fire started just before 4 a.m. on...
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10 Classical Concerts to Stream in December

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

An exploration of Josephine Baker, an avant-garde trumpeter and the composer John Adams are among the highlights.
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Woman raises money for elderly veteran who took delivery job to help repair his roof

12 hours ago   |   ABC

The woman learned the elderly man was a veteran who suffered a stroke this year and had to learn how to walk again.
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Here's how to keep your Christmas tree alive through December

12 hours ago   |   ABC

A Bay Area Christmas tree farm owner says people seem to be buying trees earlier than normal this year to bring some normalcy in their lives.
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Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

The official told the AP the federal government “will never execute an inmate by firing squad or electrocution unless the relevant state has itself authorized that method of... Read more ...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first doses

The CDC has already recommended that the first group should include front-line health providers and support personnel. Read more ...

Ohio State cancels game after more positive coronavirus tests

Ohio State cancels game after more positive coronavirus tests

Ohio State's game against Illinois has been canceled after Buckeyes coach Ryan Day tested positive for coronavirus and additional positives were found after a round of PCR... Read more ...

COVID-19 outbreak pushes Steelers-Ravens to next Tuesday

COVID-19 outbreak pushes Steelers-Ravens to next Tuesday

NEW YORK - The Baltimore Ravens' bout with a COVID-19 outbreak has forced the NFL to postpone the team's trip to Pittsburgh for a second time. Read more ...

Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top...

Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top military scientist near Tehran

President Hassan Rouhani has blamed ‘mercenaries of the usurping Zionist regime' for the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a military scientist, who was accused by Israel of... Read more ...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every NCAA game on Friday

Sporting News breaks down how to watch every game in Week 12 involving a Top 25 team on Black Friday. Read more ...

U.S. appeals court rejects Trump appeal over Pennsylvania race

U.S. appeals court rejects Trump appeal over Pennsylvania race

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Los Angeles residents ordered to stay at home until Christmas week, with all...

Los Angeles residents ordered to stay at home until Christmas week, with all gatherings BANNED. except for church & PROTESTS

Health officials in Los Angeles County have declared a new “safer-at-home” order, clamping down its Covid-19 restrictions to ban most gatherings for a three-week period, but... Read more ...