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The Morning Briefing: It's Black Friday and Much, Much More

IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR WALMART - Holiday shoppers scored great deals at Walmart on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017 in Bentonville, Ark. Color coded departments in Walmart stores helped customers locate top products across categories including electronics, toys, home, and apparel. (Gunnar Rathbun/AP Images for Walmart)

Happy Black Friday!

The President has no public events scheduled today.

Thanksgiving round-up

I hope everyone had a lovely Thanksgiving with friends and family. I’m still full, how about you?

See Trump’s Thanksgiving menu at Mar-a-Lago

Trump visits Coast Guard station in Florida, touts own accomplishments in Thanksgiving tweets

U.S. online sales surge, shoppers throng stores on Thanksgiving evening

YouTube Wants To Make You Feel Bad For Celebrating Thanksgiving

Kaepernick participates in ‘Unthanksgiving Day’ on Alcatraz

Anti-Trump immigration policy protest briefly blocks Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade route

Black Friday

Do you go out for Black Friday in search of bargains? I prefer to buy items online rather than face crazy, bargain hunting crowds. Did you get any deals?

Italian Amazon workers strike on Black Friday

Las Vegas pot dispensaries rolling out Black Friday deals

Will this Black Friday mark the death of the shopping mall?

Walmart customers are furious after the retailer ran out of Black Friday sale items despite huge online investment

Smartphones are killing Black Friday

Historical picture of the day

Lee Harvey Oswald, accussed assassin of President John F. Kennedy, is placed on a stretcher after being shot in the stomach in Dallas, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 24, 1963. Nightclub owner Jack Ruby shot and killed Oswald as the prisoner was being transferred through the underground garage of Dallas police headquarters. (AP Photo/David F. Smith)

Other morsels:

Al Franken apologizes for making ‘some women feel badly’ amid groping allegations

Sound near Argentine sub’s last location was ‘explosion’: navy

Pistorius’ prison sentence increased to 13 years, 5 months

China Tested ICBM on Eve of Trump Visit

Trump Organization in buyout deal on struggling NYC tower: report

‘Art of the Deal’ ghostwriter: Trump ‘frightened by black people’

Manafort flight records reveal numerous trips to Russia: report

Two women accuse Al Franken of sexually harassing them at Democratic events

Director At Jewish Law School Promotes ‘Anti-Zionist’ Event

Sexting congressman alerted Capitol Police about ‘revenge porn’

‘Law & Order: SVU’ to cover Harvey Weinstein scandal in future episode

Bread made of bugs to be sold in Finnish supermarkets

Trump won’t pay for Mike Flynn’s legal bills: Official

Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion ban

A startup is hiring a ‘social petworking coach’ to help people make their furry friends Instagram stars

North Carolina clerk fired after allegedly beating robber

Facebook opens 2nd office combating hate speech in Germany

Sheriff: Las Vegas shooting gunman fired over 1,100 rounds

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!