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Winter, cold, snow, icicles

Many New Englanders without power

Chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight. Cooking turkeys on the grill. Watching Netflix on phones.

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Wilson's testimony stayed largely the same

Darren Wilson's version of what happened when he confronted Michael Brown has expanded since he gave his first recorded interview to detectives, but the key…

Kabul, Afghanistan

Suicide attack kills 5 in Afghan capital

A suicide attack in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Thursday morning killed five people and wounded 33 others, including at least four children, said Hashmat…

Obama on Thanksgiving

Obama Thanksgiving: Call troops, dine at WH

President Obama celebrated his favorite holiday -- Thanksgiving -- with phone calls to U.S. troops, something he often does to mark the holiday.

Darren Wilson

Wilson's lawyers discuss his time in hiding

Officer Darren Wilson's lawyers revealed details about his time in hiding to CNN and The Washington Post newspaper Wednesday.

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Ferguson: Small band of protesters gathers

Perhaps it was the biting cold, or maybe it was because of Thanksgiving. But Ferguson was much calmer Thursday than it has been the past two days.

A few dozen…

Brazilian soccer legend Pele

Fears over Pele's health downplayed

Concerns over Brazilian soccer legend Pele's health have been downplayed by the 74-year-old's representatives after his condition was feared to have worsened.

Black Friday mass of shoppers

Black Friday is nearly upon us, but deals have already begun

You may be one of the faithful Black Friday shoppers lining up outside malls and department stores across America.

Oil pump

Oil prices crash below $70

Oil prices came crashing down Thursday to trade below $70 per barrel after OPEC announced it was leaving oil production levels unchanged.

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Notable deaths of 2014

From legendary actors to fashion designers, take a look at the most notable deaths of 2014.

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20 easy ways to burn 100 calories

Need to work off that Thanksgiving dinner? Check out Self magazine's list of easy ways to burn 100 calories.


Tips for braving stormy holiday travel

A storm is set to dump rain and snow across most of the eastern U.S. -- just in time to wreak havoc on Thanksgiving travel. Follow these tips from CNN for (hopefully) calm travels this holiday.

Holiday foods to keep away from pets

The holidays are all about food, but there are some goodies you need to keep away from pets.

Ferguson protests after grand jury

Ferguson reacts to grand jury decision

The announcement of a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown was met with chaos Monday night.

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Nation reacts to Ferguson decision

A grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown set off demonstrations across the United States Monday night.



Frozen toys in toy store

Which holiday toys will be hottest this year?

CNN's Karin Caifa looks at some of items aiming to bring back the joy to toy stores this season.

Shawn Parcells

Ferguson autopsy assistant under fire

He assisted in autopsy of Michael Brown. Now some question his practices. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.

banana cop arrest

Man arrested for pointing banana at cops

Sheriff's deputies in Colorado say they thought man was pointing a gun, but it turned out to be a banana.

Obama's Thanksgiving address

Obama delivers Thanksgiving message

President Barack Obama issues his weekly address, wishing a happy Thanksgiving.

Musher injured

Iditarod musher recovering after accident

An Iditarod musher was seriously injured after she was involved in a head-on collision between an ATV and an SUV in Anchorage, Alaska. Karin Hendrickson is in fair condition. Her dogs are in slightly better condition.

Boy falls from clif lives

California boy falls 200 feet, survives

A Santa Rosa, California, mother is especially thankful on this holiday. Her son is still alive despite surviving a 200-foot fall from a cliff that should have been fatal.


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