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  • 'Dancing With the Stars' finale recap: Bobby Bones takes 1st
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    'Dancing With the Stars' finale recap: Bobby Bones takes 1st

    Bobby Bones, the radio host and comedian who remained, in his own words, "clueless" about dancing throughout the entire competition, was named "Dancing With the Stars" season 27 champion Monday night. Throughout the competition, Bones and his pro partner, Sharna Burgess, were never among the highest-scoring couples, but their routines -- featuring the comedian's manic energy and wacky enthusiasm -- were crowd-pleasers, and he emerged as a fan favorite. The judges saluted Bones as "the people's champion" and praised his ability to entertain.

  • Chipotle rehires Minnesota manager fired over racial discrimination claims after alleged victim's dine-and-dash tweets surface
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    Chipotle rehires Minnesota manager fired over racial discrimination claims after alleged victim's dine-and-dash tweets surface

    Fast-food giant Chipotle rehired a manager of one of its Minnesota franchises it had fired after she was recorded in a series of viral cellphone videos refusing to serve a group of young black men unless they paid first. The company had earlier said it was aware that one of the alleged victims who claimed that he and his friends were racially profiled had previously boasted on Twitter about dine-and-dash incidents specifically targeting Chipotle. "Based on our review, we have offered our manager her job back," Laurie Schalow, chief communications officer for Chipotle, said in a statement to ABC News Monday afternoon.

  • A Facebook selfie saved this man from spending 99 years in prison
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    A Facebook selfie saved this man from spending 99 years in prison

    A man facing 99 years in prison for a violent crime he didn't commit was cleared of any wrongdoing, thanks to a Facebook selfie taken by his mom.

  • Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine arrested on racketeering charges
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    Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine arrested on racketeering charges

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was deemed a likely danger to the community and denied bail Monday after a prosecutor said there was evidence that he directed or participated in multiple acts of violence as part of a deadly gang.

  • 'Bus driver from heaven' saves children and teachers from California wildfire: 'I thought that we might not make it'
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    'Bus driver from heaven' saves children and teachers from California wildfire: 'I thought that we might not make it'

    "There were 22 kids, and my first thought was just getting them on the bus and getting them out of there because the sky was really menacing," the bus driver said.

  • Former NFL player Jeff Rohrer marries Joshua Ross
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    Former NFL player Jeff Rohrer marries Joshua Ross

    Retired NFL player Jeff Rohrer tied the knot with Joshua Ross over the weekend in Los Angeles, making the former linebacker one of the first ex-NFL players to proudly be in a same-sex marriage. Rohrer came out last week, just days before he and the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" aesthetician, 36, made the marriage official in front of more than 100 family and friends.

  • 'I want to thank me,' rapper Snoop Dogg on getting Hollywood star
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    'I want to thank me,' rapper Snoop Dogg on getting Hollywood star

    Snoop -- real name Calvin Broadus -- rose to fame in 1992 when he was featured on Dr Dre's solo debut album "The Chronic." He has since sold over 35 million albums worldwide. Attending the ceremony on Monday were talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, record producer Quincy Jones and fellow rapper Dr. Dre.

  • New Jersey couple killed on the way to their own wedding
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    New Jersey couple killed on the way to their own wedding

     Kathryn M. Schurtz and her fiancé, Joseph D. Kearney, were driving to their wedding venue in Pittsburgh on Wednesday when a tractor-trailer hit their car and killed them both. 

  • Samsung Accused Of Rejecting Muslim Job Candidate Because He Doesn’t Drink Alcohol
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    Samsung Accused Of Rejecting Muslim Job Candidate Because He Doesn’t Drink Alcohol

    When 34-year-old Omar received an email from Samsung's human resources

  • Instagram ousting fake followers from accounts
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    Instagram ousting fake followers from accounts

    Instagram on Monday said it is booting fake followers, likes, and comments generated by applications tailored to make accounts appear more popular than they actually are. The crackdown comes as Instagram parent Facebook strives to assure people that the leading social network and its services can be trusted. "Recently, we've seen accounts use third-party apps to artificially grow their audience," Instagram said in a blog post.

  • Amazon to start delivering fresh, full-sized Christmas trees
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    Amazon to start delivering fresh, full-sized Christmas trees

    Starting today you can not only order all your holiday presents on Amazon, but also get a full-sized, fresh Christmas tree delivered to your doorstep as well. “Everything is easy to order on Amazon, so I think it makes a lot of sense for people who are already doing a lot of shopping on Amazon,” Sharon Profis, the executive editor at CNET, told "GMA."At the CNET Smart Home in San Francisco, the tree from Amazon was delivered by a courier, and came in a box and wrapped in Twine. Amazon said customers can order everything from a small, Charlie Brown-esque tree to one up 7 feet tall, and they will range in price from $20 to $110 depending on which type you choose.

  • 'How do you cook a turkey in the microwave?': Viral #TurkeyChallenge leaves moms confused, disappointed
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    'How do you cook a turkey in the microwave?': Viral #TurkeyChallenge leaves moms confused, disappointed

    While many people will often text their loved ones for tips in the kitchen ahead of preparing a Thanksgiving dinner, a viral social media challenge that exploded over the weekend has left mothers around the country very confused and disappointed. It’s unclear how the challenge started, but countless people have become obsessed with texting their moms to ask, "How long do I cook a 25 lb. turkey in the microwave?" and posting screenshots of the (often horrified) responses online.

  • What to buy and skip on Black Friday
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    What to buy and skip on Black Friday

    If you’re planning to get a head start on holiday shopping, Black Friday is a great opportunity to snag exclusive deals and deep discounts. “To be a smart shopper on Black Friday, you want to know what you’re looking for going in, where exactly you’re going to find it, and what prices to expect,” Palmer says. While it’s easy to assume everything will be on sale, that’s not always the case, Palmer says.  Here’s what to buy and skip when you head out on your post-Thanksgiving spree.

  • UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich attacked, hospitalized with broken orbital bone
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    UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich attacked, hospitalized with broken orbital bone

    UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich was hospitalized in Honolulu after her orbital bone was broken in an alleged domestic violence attack.

  • Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins explains why he flipped off Saints coach Sean Payton
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    Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins explains why he flipped off Saints coach Sean Payton

    Malcolm Jenkins gave his former coach a middle-finger salute after getting burned on a big play late in Sunday's blowout loss.