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Myrick: Protester arrests would breed counterproductive reaction

Ithaca's Mayor reacted to Ferguson protests that spilled into city streets Tuesday night

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Santa’s little helpers break world record in Bangkok

Thousands of schoolchildren helped break the world record for the largest gathering of Christmas elves.

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Poll: New Yorkers spending the same for holidays, still giving to charity

Spending to remain consistent among holiday shoppers in New York; three-fourths of New Yorkers plan to give to charity

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Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.

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50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

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SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

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Messi strikes again

Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

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Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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National Guard, police curb Ferguson unrest, protests swell across U.S.

Some 2,000 troops helped ward off a second night of rampant arson and looting in suburban St. Louis.

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WATCH: The turkey production line

Ever wonder how that turkey makes it to your table?

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Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

More than 46 million Americans will travel over the long weekend — the most Thanksgiving road warriors since 2007.

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WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

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John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, Michael Jackson is shown at a press conference in London. Testimony from AEG Live executive Paul Gongaware on his interactions with Jackson and his negotiations with the singer’s doctor dominated the fifth week of a civil case against the company filed by the superstar’s mother, Katherine. On Tuesday May 28, 2013, Gongaware reluctantly acknowledged that he negotiated the $150,000 per month rate that Jackson’s doctor expected to be paid to serve on the “This Is It” tour.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Vigil turns into march, protest, as more than 100 block Ithaca streets

Planned vigil turned into march; police closed down multiple streets throughout Ithaca

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.

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Faith leaders decry legislative pay hike

Nuns and other faith leaders are pushing back on efforts by New York state lawmakers to raise their own salaries.

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WATCH: ‘Star Wars’ awakens force with teaser trailer

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"There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?"

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This week’s top country tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.