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U.S.

Los Angeles Mission feeds homeless for Thanksgiving

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOV 26, 2015:  Actress Gloria Hendry (L) and singer Mary Wilson volunteer at the Los Angeles Mission Church for the Annual Thanksgiving For The Homeless where they will help serve over 2,500 people on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The photo was taken by Albert L Ortega from Getty Images.

Michael Voltaggio (R) and Duff Goldman (L) volunteered at the Los Angeles Mission Church for the 2015 Annual Thanksgiving For The Homeless on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The photo was taken by Gabriel Olsen from FilmMagic.

Goldman is a pastry chef that was feature on the Food Network’s reality show, Ace of Cakes.

Voltaggio was the 6th season winner on Top Chef, Bravo’s reality show that features cooking competitions between different chefs.

Actor Chad Roberts (L) and Actress Blanca Blanco (R) volunteering at the Los Angeles Mission for the 2015 Annual Thanksgiving For The Homeless on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA. The photo was taken by Gabriel Olsen from FilmMagic.

Los Angeles Mission
303 East 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
https://losangelesmission.org/

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Greater Brandon FL Area Ruskin FL U.S.

Menu Prices, Checkers Drive-In Restaurant

CHECKERS DRIVE-IN MENU PRICES
UPDATED NOV 7, 2015 from Checkers Restaurant in Brandon, FL.
Prices subject to change…..Check progress of Checkers Ruskin, FL

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U.S.

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama bow heads in moment of silence on 9/11

WASHINGTON DC – SEPT 11: U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama on the South Lawn of the White House bowing their heads in a moment of silence to honor the nearly 3000 lives that were lost during the 9/11 terrorist attacks that brought the Twin Towers down within an hour and 42 minutes in New York on September 11, 2001. Photo was taken by Saul Loeb from AFP/Getty Images.

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New York U.S.

NYFD member honors victims at 9/11 Memorial in New York

NEW YORK, NY – SEPT 11: A single member from the New York Fire Department gets emotional after honoring victims by placing yellow flower on the 9/11 memorial before today’s ceremony to commemorate the 14th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks that brought down the Twin Towers killing nearly 3000 people on September 11, 2001 in New York. The AFP photo was taken by KENA BETANCUR for Getty Images.

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New York U.S.

US Flag on 9/11 Memorial in New York

NEW YORK, NY – SEPT 11: A United States Flag was placed on the 9/11 memorial before the ceremony to commemorate the 14th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks that happened on September 11, 2001 in New York. The AFP photo was taken by KENA BETANCUR for Getty Images.

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U.S.

View of Denali, formerly known as Mt. McKinley

DENALI NATIONAL PARK, AK – SEPTEMBER 1: A view of Denali, formerly known as Mt. McKinley, is seen in a side-view mirror on September 1, 2015 in Denali National Park, Alaska.

According to the National Park Service, the summit elevation of Denali is 20,320 feet and is the highest mountain peak in North America. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)

Photographer Lance King from Getty Images take of picture of a man looking through a telescope at former Mt. McKinley that was renamed Denali on September 1, 2015 in Denali National Park, Alaska.

A view of Denali, formerly Mt. McKinley, from the road on September 1, 2015 in Denali National Park, Alaska. Scene was photographed by Lance King from Getty Images.

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U.S.

Steam Locomotive 611 rides rails again in Virginia

ROANOKE, VA – JULY 03: The restored J class steam locomotive 611 of Norfolk and Western Railway prepares to leave the train station on one of its limited excursions that runs through Roanoke and Bedford, Virginia.

The 611 was retired in 1959 like most of the steam engines of that time due to being replaced by the more efficient diesel locomotives. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

Press photographers and amateurs take pictures along the tracks of the fully restored 611 steam locomotive as it passes by after leaving the train station for a short trip on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Roanoke, Virginia. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

Locomotive 611 travels over bridge on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Roanoke, Virginia. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

Locomotive 611 on the tracks billowing smoke as it goes around the bend on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Roanoke, Virginia. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

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U.S.

Mayor Bower: No evidence of gun shots, shooters or victims at Washington Navy Yard

WASHINGTON, DC: July 2, 2015: Mayor Bower was at this mornings press conference regarding the reported gun fire at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC and said:

There is no evidence of gun shots. There is no evidence of a shooter and there is no evidence of any victims.

 

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U.S.

VADM Smith: Our practice drills…made a difference this morning

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 2: The tweets below were posted on the official Twitter account of the U.S. Navy during a press conference about this mornings gun fire being reported at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC.

U.S. Navy @USNavy tweeted at 11:16 AM
VADM Smith: All our commands practice active-shooter drills…no doubt in my mind that made a difference this morning. #NavyYard

U.S. Navy ‏@USNavy tweeted at 11:14 AM
VADM Smith: “We’ve learned a lot over the past couple years.” #NavyYard @CNICHQ (1/2)

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U.S.

US Navy Yard tweets at 10:26 am: “confirms no sign of shooting”

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 2: The US Navy tweeted on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 10:26 AM:

#BREAKING: #USNavy confirms no sign of shooting @NavalDistWash #NavyYard. All personnel ok. Follow-on NCIS investigation ongoing.
10:26 AM – 2 Jul 2015

From:
Official Twitter account of the #USNavy. (Following, RTs and links ≠ endorsement)
The 7 seas!
navy.mil
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U.S.

Law Enforcement respond after shots reported at Navy Yard, Washington DC

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 02: Law enforcement officials respond after gun fire was heard at the Navy Yard facility on Thurday, July 2, 2015 in Washington, DC.

This is the same Navy Yard that 12 were killed from gun fire in 2013. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 02: Law enforcement officials respond in swat gear after shots were heard at the Navy Yard facility on Thursday, July 2, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 02: Law enforcement officials respond if gear after shots were heard at the Navy Yard facility on Thursday, July 2, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 02: Sheriff Department with other law enforcement officials search for gunman at the Navy Yard facility on Thursday July 2, 2015 in Washington, DC.(Photos by Mark Wilson from Getty Images)

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U.S.

White Castle Vegas closes due to overwhelming demand

White Castles Las Vegas Grand Opening hundreds waiting in line

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – The first White Castle 24-hour burger restaurant to open in Las Vegas had to close its doors due to the overwhelming demand tweeted @WhiteCastleLV at 12:45 pm on January 28, 2015.

White Castle on Las Vegas Blvd. held its Grand Opening around noon on Wednesday, January 27; and on Thursday at 12:45 a tweet was posted stating they had to close for a few hours.

Another tweet was posted 2.5 hours latter at 3:15 that stated they have reopened and were back in business.

White Castle in Las Vegas closed due to overwhelming demand and to restock

White Castle Vegas tweet doors are open and were back in business