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Celebrate Giving Tuesday by supporting local children this holiday season with Toys for Tots

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Started by the U.S. Marines, the Toys for Tots campaign makes sure that no child goes without feeling the joy of unwrapping a gift under the Christmas tree. They are back this year and are in need of the community’s help. Maj. Mike Schroeder and Toys for Tots Assistant Coordinator Paul Caputo discuss how you can help out.

The mission of Toys for Tots is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November, and December each year and to distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children within the community. Toys for Tots strives to assist children up to the age of 12.

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Missouri man catches 3-year-old dropped from window during apartment fire

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) — A man caught a 3-year-old girl whose mother dropped her out of a second-floor window to save her from a fire at an apartment building in north St. Louis. As smoke filled the hallways of his apartment unit at the Hillvale Apartment complex on Monday morning, Arnez Merriweather ran outside to help his fellow residents.

A family on the second floor was trying to escape the building.

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FTC orders retailers to share info on supply chain disruptions

(The Hill) – The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ordered Amazon and eight other large retailers to send information to the regulatory agency about supply chain disruption factors and the steps they have taken to mitigate the disruptions. 

The four members of the FTC voted unanimously Monday to launch the inquiry into the supply chain disruption, leaving the companies 45 days from the date they receive the order to respond. 

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