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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, Nov. 30.


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Amazon drone delivery is much closer to reality

Amazon has unveiled what its unmanned drones for package delivery would look like with a video launched on the prototype of technology it announced two years ago.


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With “Star Wars” movie due to land, old toys go galactic

Vintage toys linked to the "Star Wars" film franchise are moving faster than a swirling lightsaber, sending prices of many of them soaring into hyperspace.


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‘Hunger Games’ leads Thanksgiving pack, ‘Creed’ scores

Moviegoers said goodbye to Katniss Everdeen and welcomed back Rocky Balboa, a series of farewells and reunions that powered Thanksgiving box office receipts above last year's holiday.


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Senators call for 20,000 troops in Syria and Iraq

Two senior U.S. senators called for Washington to nearly triple military force levels in Iraq to 10,000 and send an equal number of troops to Syria as part of a multinational ground force to counter Islamic State in both countries.


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World leaders launch bid for climate breakthrough in Paris

More than 150 world leaders arrived at United Nations climate change talks in Paris armed with promises and accompanied by high expectations as they look to hold back the Earth's rising temperatures.


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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Nov. 30

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Holiday parodies of the year’s biggest hits

From "Bad Blood" and "Watch Me," to "Uptown Funk," here are the year's hottest songs made fit for the holidays.

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Turkeys Perish In Thanksgiving Fire

Thousands of turkeys were killed in a Thanksgiving Day fire.


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Bus With College Kids Overturns

A bus carrying UVA students and others overturned Sunday night near Richmond.


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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 30

A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.


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Mike London Era Has Ended At UVA

Mike London's six-year stint as the University of Virginia's head football coach ended Sunday.

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City Police Search For Robbery Suspect

City Police are searching for a male suspect in a Thanksgiving night robbery in the 800-block of West Main St.

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Four Arrested Following Carjacking

Four men are being bars following an armed carjacking in New Kent County.

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Gilmore Will Run Ads In Some States

Presidential candidate, and former Virginia Governor, Jim Gilmore gets to run TV ads in several early primary and caucus states.

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UVA Football Loses Season Finale 23-20

The UVA football team ended its 2015 season on Saturday with a 23-20 loss to Virginia Tech at Scott Stadium.

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UVA Women Lose Paradise Jam Finale

The University of Virginia women's basketball program lost to Tulane during the Paradise Jam tournament.


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Anne Hathaway expecting first child

The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.


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Jack White launches new Third Man Records store in Detroit

Rocker Jack White has launched his first Third Man Records venture in his native Detroit.


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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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Royals players get $370K bonus for World Series win


The World Series champion Kansas City Royals generously split up their Fall Classic players' pool haul of more than $25 million into 55 full shares worth $370,069 apiece, Major League baseball said on Monday.

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Tigers still No. 1, Oklahoma up to third


The 12-0 Tigers picked up 53 of the 61 first-place votes after holding off South Carolina.

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Broncos spoil Patriots’ perfect record with OT win


Recognizing the run play that was called likely would go nowhere against the New England Patriots' defensive alignment, Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler audibled to a different one. The result was electric.