President Barack Obama pauses during a news conference in the East Room of the White House, on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Washington. Obama is telling Americans who voted for change: "I hear you." The president said the Republican victories Tuesday in the midterm elections are a sign they want Washington "to get the job done." (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Obama declares ’14 a breakthrough year

President Barack Obama said Friday that 2014 has been “a breakthrough year for America,” putting aside the fits and starts of the past 12 mo…

What people throw into Salvation Army red kettles. (Photo/WESH)

Gold tooth tossed in red kettle

Lately, the Salvation Army is seeing donations a little different than the standard dollars and change.