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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade to debut 6 new floats

The original celebrity chef - KFC's Colonel Sanders - is among them.


in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘The Hunger Games’ goes out with a bang

Katniss Everdeen's story is handled with the grace and poignancy of a truly fond farewell.


in Entertainment

Ex-Subway pitchman Jared Fogle sentenced to 15+ years in prison

Jared Fogle admitted paying for sex with girls as young as 16 and receiving child pornography produced by his charitable foundation's former director.


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FDA approves first genetically modified salmon for consumption

AquaBounty Technologies' salmon became the first genetically engineered animal to receive U.S. approval for human consumption, setting the stage for more such approvals.

People protest in front of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office following his decision to shut down fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings, in the Manhattan borough of New York November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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Massachusetts to ban fantasy sports for people under 21

Massachusetts would prohibit people under the age of 21 from playing paid fantasy sports games under a proposed set of regulations for the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar industry laid out on Thursday by state Attorney General Maura Healey.


in Entertainment

WATCH: 360 degree view of ‘The Lion King’ is a true circle of life

This rendition lets you do everything from seeing individual cast members to letting you peek behind the curtain to see what's going on backstage.


in Weird

At least the car thieves were helpful

Police say two car thieves made an unexpected stop after stealing a vehicle Wednesday morning: They dropped an 8-year-old boy off at school after they discovered him in the backseat.


in Entertainment

Chris Hemsworth ‘resigns’ his sexiest man alive status

"The Avengers" star has been bumped by soccer standout David Beckham.


in National, World

Suspected mastermind of Paris attacks killed in raid

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a 28-year-old Belgian militant, who had boasted of mounting attacks in Europe for the Islamic State, was accused of orchestrating Friday's coordinated bombings and shootings in the French capital, which killed 129 people.


in Sports

NHL revamps All-Star game format

The league has announced that it will hold a 3-on-3 tournament in which players will be grouped according to their team's division.


in Sports

Keuchel, Arrieta win Cy Young award

The Chicago Cubs and the Houston Astros have a lot to celebrate.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Consumers favor Amazon for online holiday shopping

A majority of consumers plan to go to Amazon for most of their online holiday shopping, according to a new poll, even after traditional retailers have collectively spent billions of dollars to try to capture online demand.


in Sports


A larger field and new course have been added, making the final, official tournament on the PGA TOUR in 2015 one to watch.


in National

Volkswagen says U.S. diesel owners will get gift cards, repairs

VW has set aside $6.9 billion to cover costs after it admitted to installing "defeat devices" in 11 million vehicles worldwide with diesel engines built since 2008.


in National, World

Republicans, defying Obama, propose tightening Syrian refugee screening

House Republican lawmakers defied President Barack Obama on Wednesday and laid out plans to tighten screening of Syrian refugees after the Paris attacks, in a political fight that challenges the U.S. view of itself as a refuge for downtrodden immigrants.


in Sports

NFL set to defend $1B concussion settlement amid appeals

The NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.


in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 19.


in National

ISIS threatens New York next

There is no "specific and credible threat" against NYC, despite a newly released Islamic State video suggesting America's most populous city is a target of attacks such as those in Paris.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Here’s the truth about Black Friday ‘doorbusters’

Planning on waiting in line for Black Friday? You may want to think twice.

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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos


Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Police name suspect in Colorado Springs shooting


Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.

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Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

in Sports

The weekend sports schedule


From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…

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Making headlines this week

Santa Claus participates in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.