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Walmart's Thanksgiving sales start at 6 p.m.

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- On Thanksgiving, shoppers can either sit around waiting for the turkey coma to set in, or they can head to Walmart.

Gas at $3 a gallon can't last

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Brace yourself! Gas prices below $3 a gallon can't last.

Amazon's Echo is latest smart assistant you can talk to

 (CNN) -- What if, instead of picking up a smartphone or touching a mouse, you could just say, "Remind me to buy shampoo," "Play so

Mormon church releases surprising information about founder

The founder of the Mormon church, Joseph Smith, wed as many as 40 wives, including some who were already married and one as young as 14 years old, the church acknowledged in a surprising new essay.

'The Big Bang Theory' actress Carol Ann Susi dies at 62

Actress Carol Ann Susi, whose brash Brooklyn accent reverberated on the hit television series "The Big Bang Theory," has died after a battle with cancer. She was 62.

John Doar, lawyer in battle against segregation dead at 92

A Civil Rights hero who played a key role in enabling blacks in the south to vote, died Tuesday. Former Justice Department lawyer John Doar died of congestive heart failure.

'Walking Dead' in Georgia: Film tourism comes to life

Even a zombie apocalypse has a silver lining. At least in Georgia.

India sterilization program under fire after 11 women die

 Chhattisgarh is one of India's most impoverished states, a place where 1,400 rupees (about $23) counts for a lot.

Connecticut father faces charge in hot car death

 The father of a 15-month-old boy who died after being left in a car in July has been charged with criminally negligent homicide, according to pol

Michael Brown's parents address U.N.: 'We need the world to know'

 The parents of Michael Brown, a Missouri teen killed by police, testified before a U.N.