Suit: Black dispatchers told they speak 'ghetto'
11/20/2014 12:58 PM EST
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Three minority women who worked at a county 911 center in Pittsburgh have filed discrimination lawsuits, with one of them saying black dispatchers were made to take calls from inner city residents because they knew how to speak "ghetto. Full Story
Nike nixes tribute shoe plan after Iverson protest
11/20/2014 04:35 PM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nike is pulling back on plans for a shoe that sneakily honors Allen Iverson after the former NBA superstar questioned whether the company could use his old number and team colors while he's endorsed by rival Reebok. Full Story
Thanksgiving getaway: 46.3 million to hit the road
11/20/2014 10:25 AM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. Full Story
Oregon festival's giant nutcracker: 41 feet
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Sponsors of the annual holiday festival near Roseburg have commissioned a whopper of a centerpiece — a wooden nutcracker intended to stand 41 feet tall, weigh more than 16,000 pounds and work its jaw with enough force to crush coconuts. Full Story
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Bill Cosby tries scuttling interview questions about rape allegations
Meanwhile, TV Land yanks 'The Cosby Show’ reruns.