Splurged on an expensive gift? Don't forget to insure it

Dec 14, 2017

If you're buying an amazing gift this year, it makes sense to protect the investment with insurance

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US retail sales jump in November on strong holiday sales

Dec 14, 2017

US retail sales jump 0.8 percent in November as consumers spend big for holiday shopping

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Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?

Dec 13, 2017

Voice shopping is supposed to be the future, but can it handle the holiday gift list?

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That new store card could torpedo your credit score

Dec 13, 2017

Saving money on holiday purchases now by opening a store credit card could cost you later in credit score points

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The Latest: Saudis: $450 million artwork bought for museum

Dec 8, 2017

If a report that a Saudi prince bought a $450 million (380 million euro) Leonardo painting is true, New York probably won't collect sales tax

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4 children killed in bus-train collision in southern France

Dec 14, 2017

The French interior ministry says a regional train hit a school bus on a crossing in southern France, killing four children and critically injuring 11 other people on the bus

Firefighter fatality reported at huge California wildfire

Dec 14, 2017

A firefighter has died while working the colossal wildfire burning in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles but the circumstances have not been released

The Latest: Firefighter working huge California fire dies

Dec 14, 2017

Firefighter assigned to huge Southern California wildfire dies, circumstances not disclosed.

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

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Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather

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Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

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Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

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Humidity: 97%

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Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH