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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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in Sports, Weird

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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in Lifestyle

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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in Sports

Messi strikes again

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

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in Sports

Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

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

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in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

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in National

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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in Viral Videos

WATCH: The turkey production line

Ever wonder how that turkey makes it to your table?

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in Black Friday, Lifestyle, National

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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in Local

Virginia Infant Mortality Rate Improves

The infant mortality rate in Virginia showed an improvement in a five-year period.

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in Black Friday, Lifestyle

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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in Black Friday, Viral Videos

John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

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

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in Black Friday, Entertainment, Lifestyle

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.

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 26

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Music

Documentary on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to air on HBO

The first documentary made with the cooperation of Kurt Cobain's family will be released next year.

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in National, World

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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in Black Friday, Entertainment

PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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

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in Black Friday, National

Macy’s opening even earlier this Thanksgiving

Dinner will be cut short: The department store chain will open at 6 p.m., two hours earlier than last year.

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in Entertainment

William Shatner needs your help to publish his book

The "Star Trek" star wants to publish a book explaining the mysteries of modern technology.

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in Local Sports, Sports, UVA Sports

Virginia Wins Over La Salle, 64-56

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Virginia remains undefeated with a 64-56 win over La Salle in the first round of the Barclays Center Classic.

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Ray Rice wins appeal against NFL suspension

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The former Ravens running back has won an appeal and is now eligible to sign with any NFL team.

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.