Kotex Sleek tampons recalled after reports of unraveling, pieces left in body
Kimberly-Clark issued a recall of its U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, in the United States and Canada due to a "quality-related defect." There were also some reports of infection, irritation and injury, the company said. The recall includes all U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, manufactured between Oct. 7, 2016 and Oct. 16, 2018, and distributed between Oct. 17, 2016 and Oct. 23, 2018.  

Lake Harriet Community School
Police say a man walked up to a young girl and tried to abduct her before she ran and yelled for help. It happened near Lake Harriet Community School in Minneapolis.

Minneapolis Police Department looking for suspect in abduction attempt

Minneapolis police are looking for surveillance video or any clues that will lead them to the suspect in the attempted abduction of a girl outside Lake Harriet Lower Elementary School. The child kicked and screamed and got free. The man took off running. The description can be found in the full story.

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A close-up of a packaged Amazon Prime item in the Amazon Fulfilment centre on November 15, 2017 in Peterborough, England.
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Deadlines approaching for holiday shipping 

A reminder that some important deadlines are approaching for Christmas shipping. Tomorrow is the deadline for ground shipping through the U-S Postal Service, if you want your gifts to arrive by Christmas. You'll have an extra week, until December 22nd if you send by "Priority Express." Friday is also the ground shipping deadline for UPS, it's Monday if you're using FedEx.