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5 things to know Nov. 28

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Good morning! It's Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

First Alert Forecast

A windy and warm day on tap for this Tuesday. Wind gusts of 20-25 miles per hour are likely. It is not a good day to do any burning as we are very dry and the drought continues to get worse. Highs will be in the mid to upper 60s. There is a chance of scattered rain mainly on Thursday. The weekend looks seasonable and mainly dry.

Making Headlines

Mother charged after dead newborn found in bag: A 23-year-old woman is facing charges of homicide, concealing the death of a child and abuse of a corpse, after the body of her days old newborn was found under her porch.

PA high court takes up free speech case: Pennsylvania's highest court will decide whether a Pittsburgh man's anti-police rap lyrics are protected free expression or amount to witness intimidation and making terroristic threats.

World economy growing faster than in years: The world economy is growing faster than it has in seven years and more people are working - but the high growth isn't expected to last long.?

'Pocahontas' controversy continues: President Donald Trump used his oft-repeated insult of Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) calling her "Pocahontas" in front of Navajo code talkers from World War II.

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