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HOUSE LEADERS UNVEILED a $1.1 trillion spending bill last night that would finance day-to-day operations of each Cabinet department — except Homeland Security — in an effort to avoid a government shutdown.
Time’s Person of the Year claims their cover –The short list of eight is already out there for Time magazine’s Person of the Year, but who will get the cover? Everyone from Taylor Swift to Vladimir Putin is up for the prize. Other notable candidates are the Ferguson protesters, Ebola caregivers, Apple’s Tim Cook, Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani and controversial NFL commish Roger Goodell.
Four troopers drove an 87-year-old woman 180 miles across five Utah counties to see her ailing son in the —she was pulled over for driving passed a stopped police car on the side of the highway with its lights on when she was rushing to see her ill son on I-15 in central Utah .
The Energy Department has made it’s prediction for next year’s average price of gasoline across the U.S., $2.60 a gallon. That would be 23% below this year’s projected average and the lowest full-year average since 2009.
Chick-fil-A launches mobile payment option–-Fans of Chick-fil-A can now get their fast food fix quicker, with the help of an updated app that allows customers to pay using their smartphones and order their food ahead of time.