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Retailers give shoppers new reasons to use mobile phones in stores


Retailers are using apps for smartphones to help drive shoppers to their stores, and make shopping easier.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

De-stress Thanksgiving by simplifying the sides


Here's two veggie sides that can be prepped ahead of time and popped right in the oven alongside the turkey.

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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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Walmart pulls Cyber Monday forward to Sunday, record sales expected


Walmart has decided that Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year, should not start on a Monday anymore.

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How YouTube drives holiday toy wish lists


As families prepare to spend an estimated $630.7 billion on gifts this holiday season, the smallest screens could have the biggest influence.


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NFL ‘Deflategate’ appeal to be heard March 3, after Super Bowl


The federal appeals court in New York will hear the NFL's appeal of the lifting of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" controversy.

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FanDuel NFL entries have fallen sharply after New York shutdown


Entries at daily fantasy sports site FanDuel's NFL contests have fallen sharply since New York's attorney general declared the games to be illegal gambling in the state and the company stopped taking money from New Yorkers.

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FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Michel Platini


Michel Platini's lawyer says the FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for the UEFA president.

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Wildcats take over as No. 1


The Wildcats moved up a spot after North Carolina was stunningly upset by Northern Iowa on Saturday.

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Patriots beat Bills to extend unbeaten start to 10-0


The undefeated New England Patriots survived a physical war and topped the Buffalo Bills 20-13 on Monday night.

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Kid battles through hiccups to rock national anthem


Young Ethan battled through the hiccups to perform perhaps the greatest rendition of the Australian national anthem ever.

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Unseen ‘Star Wars’ auditions


With the help of "Saturday Night Live," J.J. Abrams shares some of the best"The Force Awakens" screen tests.

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Adele goes undercover to surprise her fans


The moment she starts singing, the gig is up!

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WATCH: ‘Come Dance with Us!’


Jimmy Fallon and Jennifer Lawrence are hawking an instructional dance video on late-night TV.


in National, World

Hollande says U.S., France to step up strikes in Syria, Iraq


French President Francois Hollande said the U.S. and France have agreed to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq to target Islamic State militants after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.

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PHOTOS: Turkeys who got a presidential pardon


Ever wonder what happened to those turkeys that got a Thanksgiving reprieve from the President?

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America’s worst traffic nightmares


The top 50 worst bottlenecks in America waste millions of gallons of gas and hours of productivity.

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In taking economic war to Islamic State, U.S. developing new tools


U.S. warplanes have struck Islamic State's oil infrastructure in Syria in a stepped-up campaign of economic warfare that the U.S. estimates has cut the group's black-market earnings from oil by about a third.

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15 million on HIV treatment as AIDS pandemic tide turns


Some 15.8 million people worldwide are now on HIV treatment and a fast-track strategy to end the AIDS pandemic is starting to show results, the United Nations AIDS program said on Tuesday.

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Kerry says more cooperation with Russia possible, seeks to reassure opposition


Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday the United States could broaden military cooperation with Russia in Syria, but that such a move should not deter opposition groups trying to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Green Mountain Mornings Podcasts


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Nov24 Conversation with reporter Chris Mays


Guilty by deletion

Nov24 Newsweek’s Leah McGrath Goodman on UK govt’s failure to protect sex abuse victims.


Expore Early Childhood

Nov24 Windham Child Care Association asks kids what they’re most thankful for.

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Efficiency Vermont

Nov24 Chuck Clerici on snowmaking technology.


Base instincts

Nov24 Why aren’t most GOP competitors condemning Trump’s remarks and actions?


in Entertainment

The first word of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie is …


Director J.J. reveals the first word spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which hits theaters next month.

in Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence named entertainer of the year


The star is one of the biggest and bankable actresses in Hollywood and has featured in a number of blockbusters including the "X-Men" franchise and "The Hunger Games" films.