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Volkswagen says U.S. diesel owners will get gift cards, repairs

VW has set aside $6.9 billion to cover costs after it admitted to installing "defeat devices" in 11 million vehicles worldwide with diesel engines built since 2008.


in National, World

Republicans, defying Obama, propose tightening Syrian refugee screening

House Republican lawmakers defied President Barack Obama on Wednesday and laid out plans to tighten screening of Syrian refugees after the Paris attacks, in a political fight that challenges the U.S. view of itself as a refuge for downtrodden immigrants.


in Sports

NFL set to defend $1B concussion settlement amid appeals

The NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.


in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 19.


in National

ISIS threatens New York next

There is no "specific and credible threat" against NYC, despite a newly released Islamic State video suggesting America's most populous city is a target of attacks such as those in Paris.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Here’s the truth about Black Friday ‘doorbusters’

Planning on waiting in line for Black Friday? You may want to think twice.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Nov. 19

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘Star Wars’

A long time ago in a theater far, far away, George Lucas launched an epic franchise.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 19

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.


in Music

Eagles of Death Metal break silence after Paris concert tragedy

The rockers have also announced all of their forthcoming shows "are on hold until further notice."


in Viral Videos

WATCH: Panda snow day

The San Diego Zoo pandas woke up to a winter wonderland.


in Music

Of Mice & Men frontman to undergo multiple surgeries

Austin Carlile is set to undergo operations on his back and hips.


in Entertainment, Sports

Yahoo could be next target in NY daily fantasy sports probe

A probe by New York State's attorney general into the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar daily fantasy sports industry has been expanded to include online media giant Yahoo.


in Entertainment

Julia Roberts plays grieving mother in ‘Secret in Their Eyes’

The "Pretty Woman" actress portrays an investigator whose life is turned upside down when her daughter is found murdered.


in Sports

FIFA rejects Blatter, Platini appeals against 90-day bans

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have lost their appeals against their 90-day bans for financial wrongdoing.


in Music

Volbeat bassist leaves

Anders Kjolholm has left the group.


in Weird

It’s soap, officer, I swear

Alexander Bernstein is suing, after Pennsylvania state police mistook homemade soap for cocaine.


in Entertainment

At last! Sheldon, Amy take big step on ‘Big Bang Theory’

Sheldon and Amy are taking their relationship to a new frontier next month.

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