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in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Talkin’ turkey: Thanksgiving meal costs barely rise

A decline in turkey prices helped hold down the cost of preparing Thanksgiving dinner.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Nov. 25.

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Bills punish Jets in postponed game

Buffalo overcame the loss of home ground advantage and a lack of practice to trounce the Jets 38-3.

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Longtime NHL coach Pat Quinn dies at age 71

Pat Quinn, a longtime NHL coach who twice reached the Stanley Cup finals, has died at the age of 71.

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Another Cosby show nixed as assault allegations mount

The embattled comedian's standup show has been canceled, the latest of several cancellations following sexual assault allegations.

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TIMELINE: Michael Brown shooting

A timeline of events since the fatal shooting of Michael Brown all the way up to the grand jury decision.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Tim Allen’s turkey race

Tim Allen faces off against Jimmy Fallon in a ridiculous Thanksgiving-themed challenge.

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Bono, Robin Thicke among year’s ‘least influential’

The musicians top a list of 30 uninspiring stars who "took up vast clouds of oxygen" and "gave us back nothing of use."

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‘Lord of the Rings’ director gets his star

Peter Jackson will be honored with the 2,538th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Protesters slam grand jury process, more troops head to Ferguson

More National Guard troops are heading to Missouri in an effort to quell riots.

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in Lifestyle, National

U.S. introduces menu-labeling standards for chain restaurants

Sweeping new rules will require calorie counts on menus and establish a national standard for nutrition information.

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Halle Berry goes to court to keep daughter’s hair curly

The actress won a court order banning ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry from straightening their daughter's naturally-curly hair.

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NFL: Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry could have lymphoma

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry has a mass on the right side of his chest that team officials said could be lymphoma.

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in Entertainment, National

Obama awards Medal of Freedom to 18 Americans

President Barack Obama presented the highest U.S. civilian honor to 18 people including actress Meryl Streep and singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder.

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USDA: That’s a Wrap for Illinois Crops

Corn 97 percent finished

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Nov. 25

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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in National

Grand jury won’t indict Ferguson officer in fatal shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of protests.

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UPDATED: No Indictment Against Ferguson Officer Wilson

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown

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Like to Play the Numbers? Do it for Veterans

A new lottery ticket is going on sale to help Illinois veterans

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I-55 Closure Tuesday

Plan ahead for some pre-holiday work

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Documentary on Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to air on HBO

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

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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

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

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William Shatner needs your help to publish his book

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

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‘Horrible Bosses 2′ reunites goofball trio for kidnapping comedy

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After an unsuccessful attempt to murder their "Horrible Bosses" in the 2011 hit comedy, buddies Nick, Kurt and Dale reunite.