UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Today is Thursday, Nov. 27, the 331st day of 2014 with 34 to follow. This is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury and Saturn. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Those born on this date are under …

Quote of the Day

“People who try to stop these things are heroes, in my mind. I was disappointed that some members of the community resorted to violence.” ~ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC H. HOLDER JR., on arson and vandalism by some after a grand jury’s decision in the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager …

Celeb Birthdays for Nov. 27, 2014

Director Kathryn Bigelow (“The Hurt Locker”) is 63. TV personality Bill Nye (“Bill Nye the Science Guy”) is 59. Guitarist Charlie Burchill of Simple Minds is 55. Drummer Charlie Benante of Anthrax is 52. Drummer Mike Bordin (Faith No More) is 52. Actor Fisher Stevens (“Early Edition”) is 51. Actor …