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4:38 am
Sat December 22, 2012

Naughty Or Nice? Retailers Use Smiles To Fight Self-Checkout Theft

Retailers are finding that shoplifting at self-serve checkout lines is surprisingly common.
Jessica Hill AP

Originally published on Wed December 26, 2012 10:40 am

With Christmas on Tuesday, the last-minute holiday shopping this weekend should make for some of the biggest spending all year. Those busy stores are also going to be on the lookout for shoplifters, especially in self-checkout lanes, where it is a big problem.

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U.S.
4:38 am
Sat December 22, 2012

Democrats Slam NRA's Response To School Shooting

Wayne LaPierre, the National Rifle Association's executive vice president, speaks in response to the Connecticut school shootings, at a news conference in Washington on Friday.
Evan Vucci AP

Originally published on Wed December 26, 2012 10:40 am

The nation's largest gun owners group had said little in the immediate aftermath of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. But the National Rifle Association's executive vice president, Wayne LaPierre, broke that silence Friday with a call to place armed guards at all of the nation's schools.

The idea was met with immediate criticism from Democrats in Congress.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
7:14 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Bluff The Listener

Originally published on Sat December 22, 2012 10:37 am

Our panelists tell three stories about people trying to ruin Christmas.

Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
7:14 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Prediction

Originally published on Sat December 22, 2012 10:37 am

Our panelists predict, what will America look like after we go off the Fiscal Cliff?

Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
7:14 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Who's Carl This Time?

Originally published on Sat December 22, 2012 10:37 am

Carl Kasell reads three quotes from the week's news: Cliffmas is Coming; Baking for Boys; The Official Wait Wait Couple of the Year.

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