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Finalists announced for “American Country Countdown Awards”

Nashville, TN (November 11, 2014) – The AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN AWARDS, based on country music’s longest-running radio countdown show, “American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks,” which has recognized the best in cou

US proposes fiscal Ebola relief

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Ebola-stricken Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone might get $100 million in debt relief if the US gets its way.

Pregnant panhandler spotted driving away in Mercedes Benz

A woman in San Diego says she saw a pregnant woman begging for money later drive off in a Mercedes Benz, and she's got photos of the woman in action. So what gives?

YouTube to launch premium music streaming service

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Millions of people already listen to music on YouTube, but soon they'll be able to hear their favorite tunes without a

Hotel, breast cancer 'thrivers' go for breakfast in bed world record

 (CNN) -- They had breakfast in bed for charity.

Paraplegic veteran surprises bride with wheelchair-free dance

 Fishers, IN (WXIN) -- Sgt. Joe Johnson, who served in Afghanistan, pulled off a wedding surprise his wife Michelle will never forget. He joined her for their first dance without a wheelchair!

2 workers trapped in dangling scaffold at New York City's World Trade Center

NEW YORK (CNN) -- New York emergency crews Wednesday were attempting to rescue two workers trapped in a window-washing scaffold dangling perilously at the 69th floor of the 1,776-foot One World Trade Center building in lower Manhattan, authorities

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