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Can I sell a losing stock, deduct the losses and then buy it back?

USA Today - 41 min 29 sec ago

The act of selling losing stocks in order to deduct the losses is known as tax-loss harvesting and can be a very smart way to reduce your tax bill.

       
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Why you should avoid buying a Christmas tree on Black Friday or Cyber Monday

USA Today - 41 min 30 sec ago

Amid the frenzy of holiday shopping deals on Black Friday, you may be tempted to buy a Christmas tree – but your wallet will thank you if you delay.

       
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Thanksgiving without the sides: Lack of farm labor could make fruits, vegetables unaffordable

USA Today - 41 min 31 sec ago

My farm's fresh strawberries are available at reasonable prices all year because of foreign labor. But immigration rules could put farms in the lurch.

       
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Portugal unaware of joint World Cup bid with Spain, Morocco

USA Today - 44 min 18 sec ago

A Portuguese official says Spain has made no approach about the possibility of presenting a three-way bid to host the 2030 World Cup with Morocco

       
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Dead whale in Indonesia had 115 plastic cups, 2 flip-flops in its stomach

USA Today - 1 hour 10 min ago

Indonesia, an archipelago of 260 million people, is the world’s second-largest plastic polluter after China, according to a study published in the journal Science in January. It produces 3.2 million tons of mismanaged plastic waste a year, of which 1.29 million tons ends up in the ocean, the study s

       
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Democrats need to be ruthless on fixing voting. They're paying a steep price for neglect.

USA Today - 1 hour 41 min ago

Voting reforms should be top priority for all Democrats, now in states and later in Washington. What good are policy gains if you can't sustain them?

       
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As stocks skid, worries mount for 401(k) investors who can't 'stand the pain'

USA Today - 1 hour 41 min ago

401(k) investors' worries are rising as the stock market sinks and concern about bull market's health mounts.

       
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Disney World for the holidays: Big celebrations, bigger crowds

USA Today - 1 hour 41 min ago

Disney World is always popular, but during the holidays, the special presentations, decked halls and overall good tidings bring a crush of visitors.

       
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Growing number of stores will be closed on Thanksgiving. Here's the list.

USA Today - 1 hour 41 min ago

Although many Black Friday sales kick off at major retailers Thanksgiving, some stores have decided to stay closed. Find out who won't open this year.

       
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What stores are open on Thanksgiving? List of major retailers' hours for Black Friday deals

USA Today - 1 hour 41 min ago

To plan your shopping spree down to the minute, here are Thanksgiving and Black Friday store hours for major retailers.

       
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Transgender Day of Remembrance, College Football Playoff rankings: 5 things to know Tuesday

USA Today - 2 hours 19 min ago

Transgender Day of Remembrance, College Football Playoff rankings, and more of the biggest news to start your day.

       
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How Bobby Bones and partner Sharna Burgess pulled off the 'DWTS' Mirrorball Miracle

USA Today - 2 hours 46 min ago

Somehow the most "clueless" dancer won the celebrity ballroom dance competition. Bobby Bones explains how.

       
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Julian Assange deserves a Medal of Freedom, not a secret indictment

USA Today - 3 hours 26 min ago

Rather than federal indictment, Assange deserves a tweaked version of one of Washington’s hottest honors — a Medal of Freedom with a steam whistle.

       
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Fancy footwork: Big man Ethan Happ paces No. 25 Wisconsin

USA Today - 3 hours 47 min ago

Ethan Happ's strong start has helped the Wisconsin Badgers return to the AP Top 25 at No. 25 this week

       
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TOP 25 THIS WEEK: Marquee matchups await holiday tournaments

USA Today - 3 hours 48 min ago

Tis the season for holiday basketball tournaments, and some powerhouse programs are on a collision course this week

       
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AP All-America Watch: Tua's stretch run; Tenacious D-ends

USA Today - 3 hours 49 min ago

AP All-America Watch: Tua's stretch run; Tenacious D-ends from Michigan State and East Carolina

       
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Tirico, Dungy, Harrison set to call Falcons-Saints

USA Today - 3 hours 51 min ago

When fans tune into NBC's Thanksgiving night broadcast of the Falcons-Saints game, they might do a double take

       
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For a game, calling Lamar Jackson's number kept working

USA Today - 3 hours 53 min ago

Lamar Jackson ran 27 times and threw only 19 passes to win his first NFL start

       
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Federal judge blocks Trump's new asylum rules: 'He may not rewrite the immigration laws'

USA Today - 4 hours 18 min ago

A federal judge blocked new rules implemented by President Donald Trump to limit asylum applications, opening the door for more members of the migrant caravan to request asylum in the U.S.

       
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Rams-Chiefs 'Monday Night Football' thriller by the numbers

USA Today - 5 hours 15 min ago

The Los Angeles Rams beat the Kansas City Chiefs in the highest-scoring "Monday Night Football" game ever. Here are some wild stats from the thriller.

       
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