On this Thanksgiving holiday, a group of homeless people in Berkeley said they have found family and community in a shelter that uses a different approach to help people get off the streets. They said they're thankful to be part of a program that treats them as individuals. And the only rules are ones that require everyone to respect each other. .
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STORY: A now-deleted graphic of the Group B standings posted on Saturday across U.S. Soccer's official Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts displayed a plain green, white and red flag.Iran has been gripped by protests since 22-year-old Mahsa Amini's death in September while in police custody after her arrest for flouting the country's strict Islamic dress code.The intent of the posts was to "show support for the women in Iran fighting for basic human rights", U.S. Soccer media officer Michael Kammarman told a news conference on Sunday (November 28). Players were not consulted on the decision to alter the flag.The social media post dominated much of the questioning during the news conference."Yeah I think we're huge supporters of women's rights and I know the post like I mentioned, we didn't know anything about the post but we are supporters of women's rights. We always have been," Zimmerman said.Ream added the team were focused on Tuesday's vital match, despite the off-field issues swirling around the fixture."What we're doing as a team is supporting that (women's rights) while also trying to prepare for the biggest game that this squad has had to date. And so, that is, in this moment, our focus. Supporting them, supporting the women's rights, and also preparing for what is a crucial game for our group."The banner on U.S. Soccer's Twitter page was also changed on Saturday to feature the flag without the emblem. It was changed back 24 hours later to the banner they had been using during the tournament.Iran's state-affiliated Tasnim News Agency said the Iranian Football Federation will file a complaint against U.S. Soccer to the FIFA Ethics Committee for "disrespecting the national flag" of the Islamic Republic.Iranian leaders have accused the United States and other foreign adversaries of fomenting the protests in which Iranians from all walks of life have mounted one of the boldest challenges to the theocracy since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.Washington has imposed sanctions on Iranian officials over the crackdown on protesters.The United States and Iran will face off in a decisive Group B clash with their place at the World Cup on the line, in a match which was already freighted by decades of enmity between the nations.
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Clarrissa Winchester died Nov. 9 when she was seven months pregnant. The baby died as well.
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First lady Jill Biden on Monday unveiled this year's White House holiday decorations, announcing the theme as "We the People." More than 150 volunteers from across the country spent a week helping to decorate the inside and outside of the White House with 25 wreaths, 77 Christmas trees and over 83,615 holiday lights. There is also a gingerbread White House that was made out of 20 sheets of sugar cookie dough, 30sheets of gingerbread dough, 100 pounds of pastillage, 30 pounds of chocolate, and 40 pounds of royal icing, according to the office of the first lady.
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Authorities are withholding key details from the public as they continue to investigate the murders of four University of Idaho students, including information about a suspect profile.
He was 19 when he was sentenced to death row. Now, his 19-year-old daughter is suing to attend his execution after a judge ruled she's too young to observe.
Kevin Johnson's 19-year-old daughter can't see his execution due to her age. Johnson was 19 when he committed the crime that led to his sentence.
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After Sheriff Alex Villanueva said deputy recruits may have been intentionally hit by a car, the alleged driver was released because he couldn't be charged.
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Julia “Jenny” Perez says her life was destroyed by a St. Johns County deputy who slammed his cruiser into her motorcycle and was found to be at fault.
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Corey Allen and Yeon-Su Kim of Flagstaff, Arizona, went missing on Thanksgiving while on a kayaking trip in Rocky Point, Mexico, according to Mexican officials.
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New Mexico man arrested after allegedly dismembering and disemboweling wife ahead of Thanksgiving dinner
A 62-year-old man was arrested on Thanksgiving after relatives found him alongside the body of his wife, who he allegedly dismembered ahead of the family dinner.