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Grab your umbrella as you head out the door…rain is in the forecast today and the possibility of showers continues through Saturday. The IE could also see thunderstorms late this afternoon and a winter storm warning goes into effect tonight in our local mountains. Resorts could see up to nine inches of snow over the next few days.

Black Friday is still more than a week away, but a woman from Cabazon is already in line at the Best Buy store in Beaumont.In fact, Vickie Torres says she has been first in line the last three years. Torres says she is on a fixed income and this is the only way she can afford a television and a Kindle tablet. This year she’s getting a little break since Best Buy is opening at 6 pm Thanksgiving evening.

New research provides the strongest evidence yet that eating nuts can lower your risk of dying from cancer, heart disease, and a number of other causes.  The study published Wednesday involved more than 118-thousand healthy volunteers.  Researchers at Harvard University found that people who ate a one-ounce daily serving of walnuts, cashews, almonds, or other tree nuts were 20-percent less likely to die from any cause during the 30-year study.

Renowned psychic Sylvia Browne has died. Browne was a frequent gues on Larry King Live and the Montel Williams show. She was 77.

Federal regulators are issuing a rule that requires lap and shoulder seat belts for each passenger and driver on new motorcoaches and other large buses.

Xbox gamers will be crowding outside game stores and major retailers tonight to get their hands on the Xbox One. Microsoft’s newest game console goes on sale at midnight tonight. It goes for $500.



November 21, 2013 at 5:13 am | News | No comment